Antero Nittymaki

Ryane Clowe #29 of the San Jose Sharks celebrates a goal against the Los Angeles Kings in the second period of game three of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2011 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Staples Center on April 19, 2011 in Los Angeles. (Harry How/Getty Images)

Sharks Rally From 4 Goals Down, Beat Kings In OT

Devin Setoguchi scored 3:09 into overtime to give the San Jose Sharks a 6-5 victory over the Los Angeles Kings, who blew a four-goal lead.

CBS San Francisco–04/19/2011

Antero Nittymaki of the San Jose Sharks. (Harry How/Getty Images)

Sharks Routed In 6-2 Loss To Ducks

Dan Boyle and Ben Eager scored for the Sharks, whose four-game winning streak ended with Anaheim’s four power-play goals.

CBS San Francisco–04/06/2011

Marian Hossa #81 of the Chicago Blackhawks scores a goal against Antti Niemi #31 of the San Jose Sharks at the United Center on March 14, 2011 in Chicago. The Blackahws defeated the Sharks 6-3. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Niemi Gives Up 4 Goals, Sharks Fall To Blackhawks

Joe Pavelski, Joe Thornton and Logan Couture scored for the Sharks, who lost in regulation for just the fourth time in their last 25 games.

CBS San Francisco–03/14/2011

Antero Nittymaki of the San Jose Sharks. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Sharks Fall To Oilers, Extend Losing Skid To 6

Rookie star Taylor Hall scored twice and Devan Dubnyk made 41 saves in the Edmonton Oilers’ 5-2 victory over the San Jose Sharks on Thursday night.

CBS San Francisco–01/13/2011

Goalie Ryan Miller #30 of the Buffalo Sabres makes a save in front of Logan Couture #39 of the San Jose Sharks during an NHL hockey game at the HP Pavilion on January 6, 2011 in San Jose. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Sharks Start Sluggish, Lose To Sabres In Shutout

Ryan Miller made 36 saves, and Thomas Vanek scored his team-leading 16th goal to give coach Lindy Ruff his 500th career victory as the Buffalo Sabres beat the San Jose Sharks 3-0 Thursday night.

CBS San Francisco–01/06/2011

Patrick Marleau #12 congratulates Dan Boyle #22 of the San Jose Sharks after Boyle scored a goal. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Couture, Boyle Score In Sharks’ Win Over Oilers

Logan Couture and Dan Boyle scored 3:28 apart in the second period, leading the San Jose Sharks past the Edmonton Oilers 2-1 on Tuesday night.

CBS San Francisco–12/21/2010

Logan Couture of the San Jose Sharks. (Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Couture’s OT Goal Lifts Sharks Over Stars

Logan Couture’s power-play goal 1:20 into overtime gave the San Jose Sharks a 4-3 victory over the Dallas Stars on Thursday night.

CBS San Francisco–12/16/2010

Ryane Clowe of the San Jose Sharks. (Scott A. Schneider/Getty Images)

Sharks Overcome Late Deficit, Beat Flyers In Shootout

Logan Couture and Ryane Clowe scored shootout goals to give San Jose a 5-4 victory over Philadelphia on Wednesday night after the Sharks overcame a three-goal, third-period deficit and an apparent Flyers goal in the final second of overtime.


Daniel Cleary #11 of the Detroit Red Wings scores a goal on Antero Niittymaki #30 of the San Jose Sharks at HP Pavilion on November 30, 2010 in San Jose. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Red Wings Defeat Sharks In First Meeting Since Playoffs

The Detroit Red Wings got a small token of revenge for last season’s playoff elimination, beating the San Jose Sharks 5-3 Tuesday night.

CBS San Francisco–11/30/2010

Ryane Clowe #29 of the San Jose Sharks controls the puck against Ryan O'Byrne #3 of the Colorado Avalanche at the Pepsi Center on November 17, 2010 in Denver. (Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Sharks Fall To Avalanche In Overtime

Kevin Porter scored on a breakaway with 2:53 remaining in overtime and the Colorado Avalanche rallied for a 4-3 win over the San Jose Sharks on Wednesday night.

CBS San Francisco–11/17/2010