Sharks Twitter account gives perfect reaction to Joe Thornton news

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Well, he gone.

<p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)–sm Mt(0.8em)–sm" type="text" content="Sharks legend, well — former Sharks legend –&nbsp;Joe Thornton signed a one-year deal with the Toronto Maple Leafs on Friday despite the hope he would return to San Jose.&nbsp;” data-reactid=”22″>Sharks legend, well — former Sharks legend — Joe Thornton signed a one-year deal with the Toronto Maple Leafs on Friday despite the hope he would return to San Jose. 

The Leafs made the announcement via a tweet, and Sharks’ Twitter wasn’t too happy about it:

Ja feel.

<p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)–sm Mt(0.8em)–sm" type="text" content="There were plenty of reports and speculation that Jumbo was being pursued by the Leafs, so this doesn’t present too much of a surprise. But we can all understand why the Sharks account reacted the way it did.” data-reactid=”26″>There were plenty of reports and speculation that Jumbo was being pursued by the Leafs, so this doesn’t present too much of a surprise. But we can all understand why the Sharks account reacted the way it did.

Across Thornton’s 23-year career, he spent 15 of those seasons as a member of the Sharks. The leadership presence was one thing, but he also recorded 1,055 points (251 goals and 804 assists), and became a staple to the team and the San Jose community.

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<p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)–sm Mt(0.8em)–sm" type="text" content="The four-time All-Star is on to a new chapter in his life, with some new facial hair. Er, no facial hair, to be specific.&nbsp;” data-reactid=”29″>The four-time All-Star is on to a new chapter in his life, with some new facial hair. Er, no facial hair, to be specific. 

We wish him the best of luck, but we also might need a moment. 

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