Free Agent Profile: Joe Pavelski

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Free Agent Profile: Joe Pavelski
Free Agent Profile: Joe Pavelski

When it comes to NHL free agency, there are two golden rules that most fans hope their team follows: 1) Don't shell out big money, and 2) Stay away from old(er) players. Today, let's talk about an older UFA target who will command big money: Joe Pavelski. At 34 years old, you would expect Father Time would have caught up to Joe Pavelski by now. But the San Jose Sharks captain has shown no signs of slowing down, scoring at a 70-point pace in all but two seasons in the last seven: Pavelski is also a possession monster. According to Hockey-Reference.com, Pavelski's worst numbers in his career were still a 52.8 CF% and 52.5 FF%, and that was way back in 2009-10 during his third season. His career

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