Joe Pavelski

Antti Niemi of the San Jose Sharks (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Sharks Shut Out Ducks, Sweep Home-And-Home

Joe Pavelski scored a minute into the game to start a three-goal first period spree, Antti Niemi earned his second shutout of the season and the San Jose Sharks swept a home-and-home against first-place Anaheim.


Antti Niemi of the San Jose Sharks. (Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Sharks Hang On, Defeat Slumping Ducks

Brent Burns and Martin Havlat each had a goal and an assist, and the San Jose Sharks beat the Ducks 5-3 Monday night to send Anaheim to its third home loss in four days.


Joe Pavelski of the San Jose Sharks. (Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Pavelski Scores Shootout Winner, Sharks Top Canucks

Scott Gomez and Adam Burish ended long goal droughts and Joe Pavelski scored the shootout winner as the San Jose Sharks defeated the Vancouver Canucks 3-2 on Tuesday night.


Thomas Greiss of the San Jose Sharks. (Nick Didlick/Getty Images)

Sharks Lose To Blue Jackets In Rout

The Blue Jackets dominated against the NHL’s stingiest defense in a 6-2 victory over the San Jose Sharks on Monday night.


Joe Pavelski #8 of the San Jose Sharks gets his shot past goalkeeper Corey Crawford #50 of the Chicago Blackhawks to score in the first period at HP Pavilion on February 5, 2013 in San Jose. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Sharks Fall To Blackhawks, Lose 3rd Straight

Joe Pavelski, Tommy Wingels and Michal Handzus scored for the Sharks, who have lost three straight games following a franchise-record seven-game winning streak to open the season. Antti Niemi made 26 saves.


Logan Couture #39 of the San Jose Sharks is congratulated by teammates after Couture scored a goal against the Edmonton Oilers in the second period at HP Pavilion on January 31, 2013 in San Jose. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Sharks Defeat Oilers In Shootout, Start Season 7-0

Michal Handzus and Dan Boyle scored in the shootout to help the San Jose Sharks extend the best start in franchise history with their seventh straight win, 3-2 over the Edmonton Oilers on Thursday night.


Michal Handzus of the San Jose Sharks. (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Sharks Defeat Ducks In Shootout To Stay Unbeaten

Michal Handzus scored the lone goal in a shootout on the first attempt to give the unbeaten San Jose Sharks a 3-2 victory over the Anaheim Ducks on Tuesday night.


Adam Burish #16 of the Dallas Stars celebrates a goal against the Calgary Flames at American Airlines Center on February 16, 2012 in Dallas, Texas. (Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Sharks Sign Forward Adam Burish To 4-year Contract

The San Jose Sharks added some toughness by signing forward Adam Burish to a four-year, $7.4 million contract.


Logan Couture #39 and Joe Thornton #19 of the San Jose Sharks react after a third period goal by teammate Patrick Marleau #12 (not in photo) as goaltender Jonathan Quick #32 and Willie Mitchell #33 of the Los Angeles Kings look on in the third period during the NHL game at Staples Center on April 5, 2012 in Los Angeles. The Sharks defeated the Kings 6-5 in shootout overtime. (Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

Sharks Beat LA In Shootout, Clinch Playoff Spot

San Jose and Los Angeles clinched playoff berths during the game when Dallas and Colorado lost elsewhere, but the Sharks rallied from a late two-goal deficit and then hung on.


Joe Pavelski of the San Jose Sharks. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Sharks Defeat Avalanche, Win 3rd Straight

Joe Pavelski scored two goals in helping the San Jose Sharks improve their playoff chances with a 5-1 victory over the Colorado Avalanche on Monday night.