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Logan Couture #39 of the San Jose Sharks is surrounded by his teammates after he scored a power play goal in the first period of their game against the Phoenix Coyotes at HP Pavilion on January 24, 2013 in San Jose. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Sharks Rally Late, Defeat Coyotes In Home Opener

Patrick Marleau scored the tiebreaking goal with 1:53 remaining for his third straight two-goal game, helping the San Jose Sharks rally from a two-goal deficit to beat the Phoenix Coyotes in their home opener.


Patrick Marleau of the San Jose Sharks. (Harry How/Getty Images)

Sharks Score 6 Goals In 1st, Defeat Oilers In Rout

Patrick Marleau and Logan Couture each had two goals and an assist as the San Jose Sharks won their second in a row to start the abbreviated NHL season, defeating the Oilers 6-3 on Tuesday night and ruin Edmonton’s home opener.


B.J. Crombeen #26 of the St. Louis Blues scores a goal on Joe Pavelski #8 and goalie Antti Niemi #31 of the San Jose Sharks in the first period of Game Four of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2012 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at HP Pavilion on April 19, 2012 in San Jose. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Sharks Lose Game 4 To Blues, Face Elimination

The Sharks are in danger of being knocked out in the first round after making it to the Western Conference final the previous two seasons.


Logan Couture of the San Jose Sharks. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Couture Leads Sharks Over Stars In Crucial Matchup

The San Jose Sharks beat the Dallas Stars 5-2 Tuesday night in a matchup of teams fighting for one of the final Western Conference playoff spots.


Logan Couture #39 of the San Jose Sharks pursues Dustin Penner #25 of the Los Angeles Kings for the puck in the second period at Staples Center on March 20, 2012 in Los Angeles. (Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Sharks Fall To Kings In Division Showdown

San Jose hasn’t led in five consecutive periods, and the Pacific Division’s longtime power is running out of time to get it together.


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Niemi Makes Huge Blocks To Help Lift Sharks Over Predators, 2-1

Antti Niemi finally got comfortable when he started seeing more shots on goal. He made several huge stops in regulation and saved his best for last, stopping Nashville’s last chance during the shootout.


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

Couture Lifts Sharks Past Oilers

Logan Couture scored a tiebreaking goal early in the third period and the San Jose Sharks snapped a five-game slide with a 3-2 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Monday night.


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Sharks Handed Tough 4-3 Loss To End Road Trip In Minnesota

Jed Ortmeyer’s first goal of the season gave the Minnesota Wild the lead with 4:13 left in a 4-3 victory on Sunday, sending the San Jose Sharks home with a tough loss to finish 2-6-1 on a season-long nine-game road trip.


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

Sharks Give Up 4 Goals In 1st Period, Lose To Blue Jackets

Jeff Carter had three goals—two on the power play during Columbus’ four-goal first period—and the last-place Blue Jackets handed the San Jose Sharks their season-high fourth straight loss, 6-3 on Tuesday night.


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

Pavelski Leads Sharks Past Capitals

Joe Pavelski had two goals and two assists against a goalie playing in the NHL for the first time in nearly a year, leading the Sharks past the Capitals 5-3 Monday night.