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Sharks feeling blue after 4-2 loss to St. Louis

ST. LOUIS — Rookie Jake Allen made 39 saves, Chris Stewart led…

Mark Buckner/NHLI via Getty ImagesBarret Jackman (5)
Chris Schneider/APSan Jose Sharks defenseman Justin Braun

Matt Duchene's OT goal lifts Avalanche over Sharks 3-2

DENVER (AP) — Matt Duchene pounced on a loose puck just in…

Chris Schneider/APSan Jose Sharks defenseman Justin Braun
Getty Images File PhotoJoe Thornton

San Jose Sharks shouldn’t break up nucleus

After a promising 7-0 start, anxiety is resuming in San Jose and…

Getty Images File PhotoJoe Thornton
Mark Buckner/Getty ImagesPatrick Marleau (12) of the San Jose Sharks battles Kevin Shattenkirk (22) for the loose puck.

Sharks end 7-game skid with win against St. Louis Blues

ST. LOUIS — Antti Niemi made 25 saves and Tim Kennedy scored…

Mark Buckner/Getty ImagesPatrick Marleau (12) of the San Jose Sharks battles Kevin Shattenkirk (22) for the loose puck.
Getty Images File PhotoFebruary has not been kind to the San Jose Sharks

Sharks still looking for a February win

The Sharks continue their quest for their first victory in February today…

Getty Images File PhotoFebruary has not been kind to the San Jose Sharks
Mark Humphrey/APNashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne (35) gloves a shot as San Jose Sharks center Patrick Marleau (12) reaches for the rebound in the second period of Tuesday's game.

Nashville Predators beat San Jose Sharks 1-0 in overtime

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Colin Wilson scored at 2:08 of overtime, and the…

Mark Humphrey/APNashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne (35) gloves a shot as San Jose Sharks center Patrick Marleau (12) reaches for the rebound in the second period of Tuesday's game.
Jamie Sabau/NHLI via Getty ImagesMark Letestu (10) of the Columbus Blue Jackets celebrates after scoring a goal against the San Jose Sharks during the third period of Monday's game.

Sharks blown out of the water by Columbus Blue Jackets

COLUMBUS, Ohio — After the Columbus Blue Jackets’ biggest offensive outburst of…

Jamie Sabau/NHLI via Getty ImagesMark Letestu (10) of the Columbus Blue Jackets celebrates after scoring a goal against the San Jose Sharks during the third period of Monday's game.
AP File PhotoSan Jose Sharks go on the road Monday to take on Columbus Blue Jackets.

San Jose Sharks hoping to pick up wins on the road

The Sharks are hoping time away from home will help them get…

AP File PhotoSan Jose Sharks go on the road Monday to take on Columbus Blue Jackets.
Getty Images File PhotoGoaltender Antti Niemi is fifth in the NHL in goals-against average as the Sharks focus more on defense.

San Jose Sharks’ key additions are behind bench

Bay Area sports fans are getting spoiled. The Giants won the World…

Getty Images File PhotoGoaltender Antti Niemi is fifth in the NHL in goals-against average as the Sharks focus more on defense.
Marcio Jose Sanchez/APChicago Blackhawks center Jonathan Toews (19) controls the puck in front of San Jose Sharks defenseman Dan Boyle during the first period of Tuesday's game.

Patrick Kane scores twice, Blackhawks beat Sharks 5-3

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — By the time Andrew Desjardins' match penalty was…

Marcio Jose Sanchez/APChicago Blackhawks center Jonathan Toews (19) controls the puck in front of San Jose Sharks defenseman Dan Boyle during the first period of Tuesday's game.
Tony Avelar/APEdmonton Oilers goalie Devan Dubnyk (40) deflects a shot on goal by San Jose Sharks center Scott Gomez (23) during the first period of Thursday night's game in San Jose.

Sharks beat Oilers 3-2 in shootout to open 7-0

<p>Michal Handzus and Dan Boyle scored in the shootout to help the…

Tony Avelar/APEdmonton Oilers goalie Devan Dubnyk (40) deflects a shot on goal by San Jose Sharks center Scott Gomez (23) during the first period of Thursday night's game in San Jose.
Getty Images File PhotoSharks majority owner Hasso Plattner will now serve as the team's representative on the NHL's Board of Governors.

San Jose Sharks announce ownership shuffle

SAN JOSE — Sharks majority owner Hasso Plattner has purchased the shares…

Getty Images File PhotoSharks majority owner Hasso Plattner will now serve as the team's representative on the NHL's Board of Governors.
Jeff Chiu/APSan Jose Sharks goalie Antti Niemi (31) blocks a shot by Anaheim Ducks right wing Corey Perry (10) during the shootout period of Tuesday's game.

Sharks beat Ducks 3-2 in shootout to stay unbeaten

Michal Handzus scored the lone goal in a shootout on the first…

Jeff Chiu/APSan Jose Sharks goalie Antti Niemi (31) blocks a shot by Anaheim Ducks right wing Corey Perry (10) during the shootout period of Tuesday's game.
Tony Avelar/APSan Jose Sharks center Patrick Marleau (12) high-fives teammates after scoring against the Vancouver Canucks in the second period of Sunday's game.

Pavelski scores 2 in Sharks 4-1 win over Canucks

Joe Pavelski had two goals, Patrick Marleau scored again — though only…

Tony Avelar/APSan Jose Sharks center Patrick Marleau (12) high-fives teammates after scoring against the Vancouver Canucks in the second period of Sunday's game.
Marcio Jose Sanchez/APSan Jose Sharks goalie Antti Niemi

Patrick Marleau nets 2, leads Sharks past Coyotes 5-3

Patrick Marleau scored the tiebreaking goal with 1:53 remaining for his third…

Marcio Jose Sanchez/APSan Jose Sharks goalie Antti Niemi
Getty Images File PhotoSince the Sharks came to San Jose

Hockey in San Jose one of NHL’s greatest successes

To many longtime hockey fans, Commissioner Gary Bettman seems more interested in…

Getty Images File PhotoSince the Sharks came to San Jose
JASON FRANSON/APSan Jose Sharks' Logan Couture

Marleau and Couture lead Sharks past Oilers 6-3

Patrick Marleau and Logan Couture each had two goals and an assist…

JASON FRANSON/APSan Jose Sharks' Logan Couture
Getty Images File PhotoSharks forward Ryane Clowe is well-aware of the expectations that meet the South Bay franchise after several failed postseason runs

Sharks return core group, optimistic for lockout-shortened season

The puck finally drops on a new NHL season this weekend and…

Getty Images File PhotoSharks forward Ryane Clowe is well-aware of the expectations that meet the South Bay franchise after several failed postseason runs
USA Today Sports File PhotoCenter Joe Thornton and the rest of the Sharks will officially take the ice for the first time this season Sunday after a lengthy labor dispute.

Sharks greeted by fans in return from lockout

The Sharks skated onto their practice rink greeted by a warm ovation…

USA Today Sports File PhotoCenter Joe Thornton and the rest of the Sharks will officially take the ice for the first time this season Sunday after a lengthy labor dispute.
S.F. Examiner File PhotoWell-connected: Bulls president and coach Pat Curcio agreed to serving as the farm team for the Sharks

Newly formed Bulls hockey team to serve as Sharks affiliate

The San Francisco Bulls, who kick off their inaugural season at the…

S.F. Examiner File PhotoWell-connected: Bulls president and coach Pat Curcio agreed to serving as the farm team for the Sharks