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Marcio Jose Sanchez/APThe Sharks' Matt Nieto

Sharks use FIVE-goal second to beat Ducks

SAN JOSE — Patrick Marleau, Barclay Goodrow and James Sheppard each had…

Marcio Jose Sanchez/APThe Sharks' Matt Nieto
Ann Heisenfelt/AP PhotoSan Jose Sharks center Freddie Hamilton gets into position for a face-off during the second period of a game against the Minnesota Wild in St. Paul

Sharks in 'dogfight' to secure playoff berth

SAN JOSE — The San Jose Sharks returned from the All-Star break…

Ann Heisenfelt/AP PhotoSan Jose Sharks center Freddie Hamilton gets into position for a face-off during the second period of a game against the Minnesota Wild in St. Paul
Gene J. Puskar/APThe Blackhawks' Jonathan Toews (19) scores against Blues goaltender Brian Elliott during the third period of the NHL All-Star Game on Sunday.

Tavares scores four goals in record-setting NHL All-Star Game

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — It was enough to give a goalie nightmares:…

Gene J. Puskar/APThe Blackhawks' Jonathan Toews (19) scores against Blues goaltender Brian Elliott during the third period of the NHL All-Star Game on Sunday.
Marcio Jose Sanchez/APThe Sharks' Logan Couture (39) scores on Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick during the first period of Wednesday's game.

Sharks head into All-Star break with win over Kings

SAN JOSE -- Patrick Marleau and Joe Pavelski scored power-play goals to…

Marcio Jose Sanchez/APThe Sharks' Logan Couture (39) scores on Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick during the first period of Wednesday's game.
Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP PhotoSan Jose Sharks forward Tommy Wingels has been placed on injury reserve.

Sharks place Wingels, Braun on injured list

SAN JOSE — The San Jose Sharks have placed forward Tommy Wingels…

Marcio Jose Sanchez/AP PhotoSan Jose Sharks forward Tommy Wingels has been placed on injury reserve.
Marcio Jose Sanchez/APThe Devils' Steve Bernier

Sharks lose control late against Devils

SAN JOSE -- Mike Cammalleri scored a tiebreaking, power-play goal late in…

Marcio Jose Sanchez/APThe Devils' Steve Bernier
Marcio Jose Sanchez/APThe Sharks' James Sheppard

Kennedy, Marleau lead Sharks past Maple Leafs

SAN JOSE -- Tyler Kennedy and Patrick Marleau scored goals 15 seconds…

Marcio Jose Sanchez/APThe Sharks' James Sheppard
Ross D. Franklin/APThe Sharks' Tomas Hertl

Niemi stops 27 shots in Sharks' win over Coyotes

GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Brenden Dillon scored his first goal of the season…

Ross D. Franklin/APThe Sharks' Tomas Hertl
Tom Gannam/Ap PhotoSt. Louis Blues' T.J. Oshie (74) looks to shoot the puck as San Jose Sharks goalie Antti Niemi (31) defends in the second period

Blues blast Sharks 7-2 for third straight win

ST. LOUIS -- T.J. Oshie hasn't seen anything like this before in…

Tom Gannam/Ap PhotoSt. Louis Blues' T.J. Oshie (74) looks to shoot the puck as San Jose Sharks goalie Antti Niemi (31) defends in the second period
Ann Heisenfelt/APSharks defenseman Marc-Edouard Vlasic (44) celebrates with goalie Alex Stalock (32) and left wing James Sheppard (15) after scoring the game-winning goal in overtime against the Wild on Tuesday.

Vlasic's OT goal gives Sharks 4-3 win over Wild

ST. PAUL, Minn. - Marc-Edouard Vlasic scored his second winning goal in…

Ann Heisenfelt/APSharks defenseman Marc-Edouard Vlasic (44) celebrates with goalie Alex Stalock (32) and left wing James Sheppard (15) after scoring the game-winning goal in overtime against the Wild on Tuesday.

No. 15 Stanford women overcome cold shooting, beat Utah

STANFORD -- Amber Orrange had 17 points and seven rebounds, leading No.…

Trevor Hagan/APThe Sharks' Justin Braun (61) fights for the puck with the Jets' Mark Scheifele during Monday's game.

Vlasic's goal with 2.9 seconds left lifts Sharks

WINNIPEG, Manitoba -- Marc-Edouard Vlasic scored with 2.9 seconds remaining to give…

Trevor Hagan/APThe Sharks' Justin Braun (61) fights for the puck with the Jets' Mark Scheifele during Monday's game.
Ben Margot/AP file photoThe Sharks' Joe Thornton

Sharks star Joe Thornton placed on injured list

SAN JOSE -- The San Jose Sharks have placed center Joe Thornton…

Ben Margot/AP file photoThe Sharks' Joe Thornton
Chris Carlson/AP PhotoSan Jose Sharks center Tommy Wingels

Pavelski's 2 goals help Sharks beat Ducks 3-0

ANAHEIM -- The San Jose Sharks played a more disciplined game than…

Chris Carlson/AP PhotoSan Jose Sharks center Tommy Wingels
Tony Avelar/APCanucks right wing Jannik Hansen

Sharks can't take advantage of penalty shots in loss to Canucks

SAN JOSE -- Jannik Hansen scored in the second period, immediately after…

Tony Avelar/APCanucks right wing Jannik Hansen
Jae C. Hong/AP PhotoSan Jose Sharks forward John Scott has been suspended for four games for punching Ducks forward Tim Jackman.

Sharks forward John Scott suspended 4 games

NEW YORK -- San Jose Sharks forward John Scott has been suspended…

Jae C. Hong/AP PhotoSan Jose Sharks forward John Scott has been suspended for four games for punching Ducks forward Tim Jackman.
Lenny Ignelzi/APSharks center Joe Pavelski snaps a shot against the Ducks on Monday. The Sharks lost in overtime.

Kesler’s OT goal lifts Ducks over Sharks 3-2

ANAHEIM — Ryan Kesler scored 58 seconds into overtime, and Rickard Rakell…

Lenny Ignelzi/APSharks center Joe Pavelski snaps a shot against the Ducks on Monday. The Sharks lost in overtime.
Eric Risberg/APThe Sharks’ Patrick Marleau

Tennyson, Goodrow lead Sharks past Oilers

SAN JOSE — Matt Tennyson and Barclay Goodrow scored within 34 seconds…

Eric Risberg/APThe Sharks’ Patrick Marleau
Ben Margot/APThe Sharks' Scott Hannan

Pavelski leads Sharks to win over Wild

SAN JOSE -- The San Jose Sharks had little time to dwell…

Ben Margot/APThe Sharks' Scott Hannan

Sharks bounce back to beat Oilers

SAN JOSE -- Joe Pavelski scored two goals and the San Jose…