Oilers snap 11-game losing streak

Dec 8, 2014

Oilers snap 11-game losing streak

The Edmonton Oilers were able to avoid two dubious streaks on Sunday by beating the San Jose Sharks 2-1. David Perron scored the game winner midway through the third period and the Oilers snapped an 11-game losing streak and avoided a ninth straight home ...

Sharks debutant Grosenick repels Hurricanes

Nov 17, 2014

Sharks debutant Grosenick repels Hurricanes

San Jose rookie goalkeeper Troy Grosenick stopped everything the Carolina Hurricanes threw at him in a 2-0 win on Sunday. Grosenick, making his NHL debut, made 45 saves to earn the win. He became the 22nd NHL goalkeeper to earn a shutout in his ...

Second-period goals lift Canucks over Sharks

Nov 7, 2014

Second-period goals lift Canucks over Sharks

Alex Edler and Chris Bonino scored second-period goals and Ryan Miller preserved the lead through the final second as the Vancouver Canucks beat the San Jose Sharks 3-2 on Thursday. Joe Thornton appeared to tie the score in the closing second for San Jose. ...

Special teams help Bruins edge Sharks

Oct 22, 2014

Special teams help Bruins edge Sharks

Boston’s power play finally came through with two early goals Tuesday night. The other side of the Bruins’ special teams unit delivered in the end. Gregory Campbell netted the game-winner with less than 10 minutes remaining and the Bruins fended off a late four-minute ...

Sharks thump Kings in season opener

Oct 9, 2014

Sharks thump Kings in season opener

The Los Angeles Kings gathered at center ice while the Stanley Cup was lowered from the scoreboard, and they watched their championship banner raised to the rafters in a stirring pregame ceremony. Those good feelings were largely gone by the time the Kings stumbled ...

Kings cruise to series win

May 1, 2014

Kings cruise to series win

Even when they found themselves in a 3-0 series deficit to San Jose, the Los Angeles Kings never doubted they had what it took to mount a memorable comeback. That’s what winning a Stanley Cup together two years earlier can do for a team’s ...

Sharks beat Ducks to move into first

Mar 21, 2014

Sharks beat Ducks to move into first

After erasing Anaheim’s 13-point lead in the standings the past two months, a one-goal deficit in the third period was only a minor speed bump for Brent Burns and the San Jose Sharks. Burns scored the game-winning goal with 3:59 to play after assisting ...

Sabres defeat Sharks after big trade

Mar 1, 2014

Sabres defeat Sharks after big trade

Sabres 4, Sharks 2  Marcus Foligno looked up at the video board and was moved as the Buffalo Sabres said farewell to two of their most popular players. Jhonas Enroth made 36 saves as the Sabres beat the San Jose Sharks 4-2 on Friday ...

Sharks devour feeble Flyers

Feb 28, 2014

Sharks devour feeble Flyers

The San Jose Sharks made a simple change to rally for a comeback victory over the Philadelphia Flyers. They started shooting the puck. Joe Pavelski had a hat trick to move into a tie for second in the NHL in goals and the Sharks ...

Scrivens sets record as Oilers shut out Sharks

Jan 30, 2014

Scrivens sets record as Oilers shut out Sharks

When the Edmonton Oilers traded for goalie Ben Scrivens on Jan. 15, they hoped he would help bring some consistency to the position. The never expected a performance like the one he gave Wednesday night. Scrivens stopped 59 shots, an NHL regular-season record for ...

Pavelski lights up Lightning

Jan 19, 2014

Pavelski lights up Lightning

Martin St. Louis tied a Tampa Bay scoring record, it just wasn’t enough to lift the Lightning to a win. Just two minutes into the second period, St. Louis had matched the club mark with four goals on the game. The Lightning had the ...

Ekholm tallysinks Sharks

Jan 8, 2014

Ekholm tallysinks Sharks

The Nashville Predators have been playing better recently, yet have only a couple of hard-fought points to show for their work. The effort paid off once they got back home. Mattias Ekholm’s first NHL goal proved to be the game winner as the Predators ...