Connect to share and comment

Sharks 6, Kings 3

Sharks 6, Kings 3: Brent Burns, defenseman Marc-Edouard Vlasic and rookie Tomas Hertl each recorded a goal and an assist as host San Jose built a huge lead before weathering a third-period comeback attempt to capture Game 1 of its Western Conference first-round series. Captain Joe Thornton, Raffi Torres and Patrick Marleau also scored for the Sharks, who host Game 2 on Sunday. James Sheppard notched a pair of assists and Antti Niemi turned aside 31 shots.

Sharks 5, Avalanche 1

Sharks 5, Avalanche 1: Martin Havlat registered a natural hat trick in the third period as host San Jose captured its regular-season home finale. Patrick Marleau scored and set up a goal, defenseman Dan Boyle also tallied and Logan Couture collected three assists for the Sharks, who halted a two-game skid. Havlat also set up a tally and Alex Stalock turned aside 32 shots.

Sharks 5, Oilers 4

Sharks 5, Oilers 4: Brent Burns and Patrick Marleau scored 1:56 apart midway through the third period to erase a deficit as host San Jose rallied to edge Edmonton. Burns and defenseman Dan Boyle each finished with a goal and an assist for the Sharks, who climbed within one point of Anaheim for first place in the Pacific Division. Andrew Desjardins and Tommy Wingels also scored while Antti Niemi stopped 25 shots as San Jose took four of five against Edmonton this season.

Capitals collect rare win in San Jose

Capitals collect rare win in San Jose SAN JOSE, Calif. -- The Washington Capitals spoiled a clinching party and extended their hopes for at least one more night. Center Nicklas Backstrom and rookie left winger Evgeny Kuznetsov scored in the shootout and goalie Braden Holtby stopped two of three shooters as the Capitals beat the Sharks 3-2 on Saturday to win in San Jose for the first time in 13 games dating to October of 1993.

Preview: Hurricanes at Sharks

The Carolina Hurricanes attempt to halt five-game losing streak when they wrap up their road trip against the San Jose Sharks on Tuesday. After falling to Montreal just before the Winter Olympics, Carolina returned from the break to drop the first four contests of its five-game trek. The Hurricanes' skid continued Sunday as they allowed the first five goals in a 5-3 loss at Anaheim.

Olympics: Carter scores hat trick as Canada routs Austria

Jeff Carter scored a hat-trick in the second period as Canada routed Austria 6-0 in a preliminary round game at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics on Friday. Carter scored twice in just 90 seconds off a pair of turnovers and then bagged the hat-trick goal during a scramble in front of the Austrian goal. Defencemen Drew Doughty and Shea Weber and forward Ryan Getzlaf also scored for heavily-favoured Canada who improved to 2-0 after a 3-1 win over Slovenia the day before.

Olympics: Carter scores hat trick as Canada routs Austria

Jeff Carter scored a hat-trick in the second period as Canada routed Austria 6-0 in a preliminary round game at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics on Friday. Carter scored twice in just 90 seconds off a pair of turnovers and then bagged the hat-trick goal during a scramble in front of the Austrian goal. Defencemen Drew Doughty and Shea Weber and forward Ryan Getzlaf also scored for heavily-favoured Canada who improved to 2-0 after a 3-1 win over Slovenia the day before.

Sharks 2, Blackhawks 1 (SO)

Sharks 2, Blackhawks 1 (SO): Joe Pavelski, Patrick Marleau and captain Joe Thornton all converted in the shootout as host San Jose snapped its three-game losing streak. Pavelski scored while short-handed in regulation for the Sharks, who have recorded a total of two goals in their last four contests. Antti Niemi turned aside 29 shots.

Preview: Kings at Sharks

Pacific Division rivals heading in opposite directions meet on Monday as the red-hot San Jose Sharks vie for their seventh straight victory when they host the Los Angeles Kings. The Sharks remained unbeaten on their four-game homestand with a 3-2 overtime triumph over Minnesota on Saturday. Home also has been a safe haven when Los Angeles pays a visit, as San Jose has won the last seven regular-season meetings.

Predators 3, Sharks 2

Predators 3, Sharks 2: David Legwand had a goal and an assist as Nashville extended San Jose's road woes in the opener of a five-game homestand. Defensemen Mattias Ekholm and Roman Josi scored just over four minutes apart in the second period and Marek Mazanec turned aside 26 shots as the Predators snapped a three-game skid (0-2-1). Captain Shea Weber celebrated his selection to the Canadian Olympic team with a pair of assists to help Nashville beat the Sharks for the fourth straight time at home.
Syndicate content