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In this Sept. 14, 2004, file photo, a great white shark swims at the Monterey Bay Aquarium's Outer Bay Exhibit in Monterey, Calif.  (Richard Green/The Californian via AP, 2004)

California shark attack rates plunge 90 percent since 1950s

LOS ANGELES — New research finds swimmers and surfers today are about…

 

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

Sharks defeat Capitals 2-1 in shootout

Patrick Marleau scored the only goal of the shootout, lifting the Sharks…

 

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

Pavelski scores a pair as Sharks top Red Wings

Joe Pavelski scored two goals to extend his run of strong play…

 

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

Predators hold off Sharks 3-2

Mattias Ekholm’s first NHL goal proved to be the game winner as…

Gary Wiepert/AP file photoThe Sharks added left winger John Scott (32)  on Wednesday on a one-year
AP Photo/David GoldmanUSA players react after losing the gold medal women’s ice hockey game to Canada 3-2 in overtime at the 2014 Winter Olympics

Three more Sharks named to Olympic teams

The Sharks’ Patrick Marleau and Marc-Edouard Vlasic were named to the Canadian…

AP Photo/David GoldmanUSA players react after losing the gold medal women’s ice hockey game to Canada 3-2 in overtime at the 2014 Winter Olympics
Gary Wiepert/AP file photoThe Sharks added left winger John Scott (32)  on Wednesday on a one-year

Sharks start fast in 5-1 win vs. Oilers

Brent Burns and Patrick Marleau scored goals 49 seconds apart in the…

Gary Wiepert/AP file photoThe Sharks added left winger John Scott (32)  on Wednesday on a one-year
Rick Scuteri/APCoyotes goalie Mike Smith (41) makes the save against Sharks center Joe Pavelski (8).

Sharks top Coyotes in shootout

GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Between a three-day layoff and a quirk in the…

Rick Scuteri/APCoyotes goalie Mike Smith (41) makes the save against Sharks center Joe Pavelski (8).
Gregg Forwerck/NHLI via Getty ImagesSharks rookie Tomas Hertl is expected to miss the Olympics with knee surger scheduled in the coming days.

Sharks' Hertl reportedly won’t play in Sochi

A report from Tomas Hertl's native Czech Republic said the Sharks rookie…

Gregg Forwerck/NHLI via Getty ImagesSharks rookie Tomas Hertl is expected to miss the Olympics with knee surger scheduled in the coming days.
Jay LaPrete/APThe Sharks signed goalie Alex Stalock to a two-year

After blowing late lead, Sharks prevail in shootout

SAN JOSE -- Joe Pavelski scored with just under 20 seconds left…

Jay LaPrete/APThe Sharks signed goalie Alex Stalock to a two-year
Jeff Vinnick/NHLI via Getty ImagesTomas Hertl is set to undergo knee surgery and will miss at least one month for the Sharks.

Sharks rookie Tomas Hertl to undergo knee surgery

SAN JOSE--Sharks forward Tomas Hertl will undergo right knee surgery next week,…

Jeff Vinnick/NHLI via Getty ImagesTomas Hertl is set to undergo knee surgery and will miss at least one month for the Sharks.
AP Photo/Chris CarlsonSan Jose Sharks goalie Antti Niemi makes a save against the Los Angeles Kings during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Los Angeles

Martin Jones leads LA Kings past Sharks 4-1

Martin Jones made 31 saves in his seventh consecutive win to begin…

AP Photo/Chris CarlsonSan Jose Sharks goalie Antti Niemi makes a save against the Los Angeles Kings during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Los Angeles
Gary Wiepert/AP file photoThe Sharks added left winger John Scott (32)  on Wednesday on a one-year

Sharks cap off season sweep of Blues with 4-2 win

Joe Pavelski scored the first of three straight goals by San Jose,…

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

Sharks pounded by Penguins, lose 5-1

Chris Kunitz scored twice during a four-goal second period and the Pittsburgh…

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

Sharks’ defense will be put to the test against Penguins

If they hope to extend their winning streak, the Sharks must find…

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’ winning streak hits six games with win over Maple Leafs

Defenseman Brad Stuart scored the go-ahead goal late in the second period,…

Jay LaPrete/APThe Sharks signed goalie Alex Stalock to a two-year
AP Photo/The Canadian Press

Sharks edge Flames 3-2 in OT

Brad Stuart scored 1:13 into overtime to give the San Jose Sharks…

AP Photo/The Canadian Press
Mark J. Terrill/APSharks goalie Antti Niemi makes a glove save Wednesday against the Kings.

Sharks unable to put Kings away, fall in overtime

LOS ANGELES -- When the Los Angeles Kings knocked the Sharks out…

Mark J. Terrill/APSharks goalie Antti Niemi makes a glove save Wednesday against the Kings.
Fred Chartrand/The Canadian Press via APSharks goaltender Alex Stalock recorded 38 saves in his first NHL start.

Stalock makes 38 saves to lift Sharks over Senators

OTTAWA, Ontario -- Alex Stalock's long wait for his first NHL start…

Fred Chartrand/The Canadian Press via APSharks goaltender Alex Stalock recorded 38 saves in his first NHL start.
Jay LaPrete/APThe Sharks signed goalie Alex Stalock to a two-year

Goal with eight-tenths of a second left ends Sharks’ points streak

BOSTON -- David Krejci thought there were a few seconds left before…

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

Sharks embark on five-game road trip still unbeaten in regulation

With their season-opening point streak on the line, the Sharks begin a…

Jay LaPrete/APThe Sharks’ Joe Pavelski