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The San Jose Sharks signed center Scott Gomez to a one-year contract worth a reported $700,000 on Wednesday. Gomez had spent the past week working out and meeting with the Sharks. He could be slotted on San Jose's third line and the second power-play unit, ESPN.com reported. The Montreal Canadiens bought out Gomez's contract last week. He received a pro-rated $5.5 million from the Canadiens, who were paying him $7.39 million annually. Gomez struggled with the Canadiens last season, scoring only two goals and falling to their fourth line. "My interaction with him so far, he's coming across as a very hungry player, a guy that would love to prove himself right before he proves everybody else wrong," Sharks coach Todd McLellan told the San Jose Mercury News. "And that's a pretty strong motivator." Larry Robinson, one of McLellan's assistants, and Gomez were together when Robinson was New Jersey's head coach. The Devils won the St...
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