McLellan done after seven seasons with Sharks

Apr 21, 2015

McLellan done after seven seasons with Sharks

After seven years of great regular-season success and playoff disappointments, coach Todd McLellan and the San Jose Sharks decided it was time for a change. The Sharks announced Monday that they had agreed to part ways with the winningest coach in franchise history after ...

Strong finish sparks Sharks

Mar 27, 2015

Strong finish sparks Sharks

The San Jose Sharks are trying to play their way into a playoff berth. Meanwhile, Detroit seems on the verge of falling out of one. Patrick Marleau scored twice and Antti Niemi made 30 saves to help the Sharks top the Red Wings 6-4 ...

Sharks notch shootout win

Mar 10, 2015

Sharks notch shootout win

Antti Niemi did his best to make sure a blown third-period lead didn’t lead to another disheartening loss for the San Jose Sharks. Niemi made 39 saves and stopped seven of eight shootout attempts to lead the Sharks to their 10th straight home win ...

Smith sparks Sharks to win

Mar 3, 2015

Smith sparks Sharks to win

Ben Smith’s day started with a morning skate in Chicago and ended with a goal in San Jose. In between was a trade, a flight halfway across the country and a police escort that got him to the rink less than an hour before ...

Kings spoil Sharks' party

Feb 22, 2015

Kings spoil Sharks' party

The Los Angeles Kings delivered plenty of disappointment to the San Jose Sharks with two straight playoff series victories. They never sent as many Sharks fans home unhappy as they did Saturday night. Marian Gaborik scored the tiebreaking goal early in the third period, ...

Desjardins paces Sharks

Feb 20, 2015

Desjardins paces Sharks

Andrew Desjardins and his San Jose teammates were in the right places Thursday night. Desjardins scored two goals 2:37 apart in the second period and the Sharks held off the Dallas Stars 5-2. First, Tomas Hertl’s shot hit Desjardins’ stick on the way to ...

Sharks thrash rival Ducks

Jan 30, 2015

Sharks thrash rival Ducks

San Jose put the game away with an impressive burst in the second period. When it comes to the Anaheim Ducks, the Sharks rise to the occasion. Patrick Marleau, Barclay Goodrow and James Sheppard each had a goal and an assist, and the Sharks ...

Goal surge propels Blues

Jan 9, 2015

Goal surge propels Blues

T.J. Oshie hasn’t seen anything like this before in his seven seasons with the St. Louis Blues. Oshie and the Blues continued their blistering scoring binge against the visiting San Jose Sharks with seven players scoring goals in a 7-2 win on Thursday night. ...

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. ...