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Taylor Doherty | Defenseman | #77

Team: San Jose Sharks
Age / DOB:  (25) / 3/2/1991
Ht / Wt:  6'7' / 235
Drafted: 2009 / Rd. 2 (57) / SJ
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Taylor Doherty has signed a one-year deal with the San Jose Sharks.
Doherty had 15 points and 11 penalty minutes in 69 AHL games last season. "Taylor is a big body who has developed his game over the last several years," said Sharks GM Doug Wilson. "We look forward to watching him compete to make our club this coming season." Thu, Jul 17, 2014 09:30:00 AM

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The San Jose Sharks have called up Taylor Doherty.

Doherty has eight points and 85 penalty minutes in 37 AHL games this season. He might make his NHL debut on Thursday.
Wed, Jan 22, 2014 10:27:00 AM

Taylor Doherty will be out of action for at least six weeks after suffering a sliced Achilles tendon and subsequently undergoing surgery.

The Sharks are high on Doherty who was drafted in the second round of the 2009 Draft and think he is close to being NHL ready, so this could be a setback if the NHL resumes action in the near future. Doherty is a big defensive defenseman (six foot, seven inches) who will have little if any fantasy value but a player every NHL team needs.
Tue, Dec 18, 2012 09:06:00 AM

Taylor Doherty had a goal and an assist in the Worcester Sharks' 3-2 overtime loss to the St. John's IceCaps.

Doherty had no points in three AHL games going into the contest. It was his first goal at the AHL level and it took him 70 career games to do it.
Sat, Nov 3, 2012 11:12:00 PM

The Sharks have signed second-round pick Taylor Doherty to a contract.

He was selected with the 57th overall pick in the 2009 draft. Doherty has played the last three years in Ontario Hockey League with the Kingston Frontenacs. He registered 44 points and 114 penalty minutes in 63 games this past season.
Tue, Jun 1, 2010 07:48:00 PM

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