San Jose Sharks
Joe Pavelski scored two power-play goals, and the San Jose Sharks ended a four-game losing streak by beating the Minnesota Wild 3-1 on Thursday night.
Patrick Marleau and Pavelski scored for the Sharks, who blew a 2-0 lead and have lost four straight. Antti Niemi made 26 saves.
The Minnesota Wild beat the San Jose Sharks 3-1 on Sunday night despite recording only 13 shots.
Backup goalie Alex Stalock made 30 saves, and San Jose lost consecutive games in regulation for the first time this season.
Chris Kunitz scored twice during a four-goal second period and the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the San Jose Sharks 5-1 on Thursday night for their fifth straight victory.
Mike Brown had a goal against his former team and Joe Thornton scored on a 5-on-3 power play, leading the San Jose Sharks to a 4-2 victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Tuesday night for their sixth straight win.
Joe Pavelski scored in the shootout and Antti Niemi stopped all 3 attempts to help the Sharks beat the Ducks 4-3 on Saturday night.
Brent Burns got his first NHL hat trick and the Sharks ended a 5-game home losing streak to St. Louis with a 6-3 victory over the Blues.
Joe Thornton scored his first shootout goal since 2007 in the eighth round and the San Jose Sharks beat the Los Angeles Kings 3-2 Wednesday night to extend the home-team dominance in this California rivalry.
The San Jose Sharks edged the Devils 2-1 on Saturday night.