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Three keys to the offseason: San Jose Sharks

The Sharks would be wise to extend the contract of folk legend Brent Burns, but they must be careful with the length of the deal. NHLI via Getty Images

The most successful postseason in San Jose Sharks franchise history fell just short of the ultimate goal, but the Sharks' run this season re-establishes this franchise as one of the NHL’s elite.

With some of their stars aging, there will be a temptation to look at this as a one-year blip, but there’s enough young talent in San Jose for them to be a continued threat in the postseason if GM Doug Wilson plays his cards right. Here’s a look at where Wilson should focus this summer: