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Gene J. PuskarSharks goalie Alex Stalock blocks a short during the second period of San Jose's 3-2 loss to the Penguins on Sunday

Penguins beat Sharks 3-2 in shootout

PITTSBURGH — David Perron and Sidney Crosby scored in the shootout, and…

Gene J. PuskarSharks goalie Alex Stalock blocks a short during the second period of San Jose's 3-2 loss to the Penguins on Sunday
Paul Sancya/APSharks defenseman Marc-Edouard Vlasic (44) celebrates his goal against the Red Wings on Thursday with Joe Thornton (19.

Marleau, Niemi lead Sharks past Red Wings 6-4

DETROIT — Patrick Marleau scored twice and Antti Niemi made 30 saves…

Paul Sancya/APSharks defenseman Marc-Edouard Vlasic (44) celebrates his goal against the Red Wings on Thursday with Joe Thornton (19.
Nathan Denette/AP via Canadian PressSharks forward Melker Karlsson (68) celebrates his goal with teammate Joe Pavelski (8) after a second-period goal.

Couture helps lift Sharks past Maple Leafs 4-1

TORONTO — Logan Couture had a goal and an assist, helping the…

Nathan Denette/AP via Canadian PressSharks forward Melker Karlsson (68) celebrates his goal with teammate Joe Pavelski (8) after a second-period goal.
Trevor Hagan/APSharks goalie Antti Niemi can't block a short from the Jet's Andrew Ladd during San Jose's 5-2 loss in Winnipeg

Wheeler has 2 goals, assist in Jets' win over Sharks

WINNIPEG, Manitoba — Blake Wheeler scored two goals and added an assist…

Trevor Hagan/APSharks goalie Antti Niemi can't block a short from the Jet's Andrew Ladd during San Jose's 5-2 loss in Winnipeg
Marcio Jose Sanchez/APSharks goalie Antti Niemi stops a shot from the Predators' Paul Gaustad in a shutout win.

Niemi leads Sharks past Predators 2-0

SAN JOSE — Antti Niemi made 35 saves to shut out Nashville…

Marcio Jose Sanchez/APSharks goalie Antti Niemi stops a shot from the Predators' Paul Gaustad in a shutout win.
Marcio Jose Sanchez/APThe Sharks' Matt Nieto

Niemi leads Sharks past Penguins 2-1 in shootout

SAN JOSE — Antti Niemi made 39 saves and stopped seven of…

Marcio Jose Sanchez/APThe Sharks' Matt Nieto
Darryl Dyck/AP via The Canadian PressSharks goalie Antti Niemi

Nieto has 2 goals and assist as Sharks beat Canucks 6-2

VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Matt Nieto had two goals and an assist…

Darryl Dyck/AP via The Canadian PressSharks goalie Antti Niemi
Jeff Chiu/AP File PhotoIn this Oct. 2

York family ties to hockey run deep

SANTA CLARA — Long before he took over the San Francisco 49ers…

Jeff Chiu/AP File PhotoIn this Oct. 2
Courtesy NHLA Shark Tank will be at Levi's Stadium on Feb. 21 for the Sharks vs. Kings Stadium Series game.

Rendering shows hockey rink at Levi’s Stadium for Sharks game

What does Levi’s Stadium — home of the five-time Super Bowl champion…

Courtesy NHLA Shark Tank will be at Levi's Stadium on Feb. 21 for the Sharks vs. Kings Stadium Series game.
Jonathan Hayward/AP via the Canadian pressSharks goalie Antti Niemi makes a save during San Jose win over the Canucks.

Antti Niemi's 33 saves lead San Jose 5-1

VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Antti Niemi made 33 saves Thursday night as…

Jonathan Hayward/AP via the Canadian pressSharks goalie Antti Niemi makes a save during San Jose win over the Canucks.
Ross D. Franklin/AP PhotoSan Jose Sharks' forward rejoined the team after spending two days with the Worcester Sharks

NHL's top minor league to send 5 teams to California

For more than eight years, the San Jose Sharks have been shuttling…

Ross D. Franklin/AP PhotoSan Jose Sharks' forward rejoined the team after spending two days with the Worcester Sharks
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/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.
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
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.
AP Photo/The Canadian Press

Former NHL defenseman Vadnais dies

Former NHL defenseman Carol Vadnais, a six-time all-star, has died. He was…

AP Photo/The Canadian Press
Gary Wiepert/AP file photoThe Sharks added left winger John Scott (32)  on Wednesday on a one-year

Sharks will open next season at Stanley Cup champion Kings

The Sharks will open next season on the road Oct. 8 against…

Gary Wiepert/AP file photoThe Sharks added left winger John Scott (32)  on Wednesday on a one-year
Jay LaPrete/APThe Sharks signed goalie Alex Stalock to a two-year

Sharks hit new low in collapse against Kings

SAN JOSE -- For a franchise with a frustrating history of postseason…

Jay LaPrete/APThe Sharks signed goalie Alex Stalock to a two-year
Jay LaPrete/APThe Sharks signed goalie Alex Stalock to a two-year

Sharks to open playoffs against Kings on Thursday

The Sharks knew last week they’d be playing the Los Angeles Kings…

Jay LaPrete/APThe Sharks signed goalie Alex Stalock to a two-year
Jay LaPrete/APThe Sharks signed goalie Alex Stalock to a two-year

Sharks rookie Hertl reportedly may return for playoffs

The Sharks could be getting a little more firepower just in time…

Jay LaPrete/APThe Sharks signed goalie Alex Stalock to a two-year