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New Jersey Devils teammate celebrate with left wing Jesper Bratt (63), center, after Bratt scored a game-tying goal during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the San Jose Sharks, Thursday, Feb. 20, 2020, in Newark, N.J. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Mackenzie Blackwood has 36 saves, Devils beat Sharks 2-1

Feb. 20, 2020 10:59 PM EST

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The New Jersey Devils finally have found a winning formula. Just put Mackenzie Blackwood in goal. Blackwood made 36 saves in winning his fifth straight start and the Devils beat the San Jose Sharks 2-1 in a matchup of struggling franchises on Thursday night. Blackwood downplays the...

San Jose Sharks' Brent Burns, back, hugs Dylan Gambrell as teammate Brenden Dillon (4) joins the celebration after Gambrell scores a goal against the Minnesota Wild in the third period of an NHL hockey game, Saturday, Feb. 15, 2020, in St. Paul, Minn. San Jose won 2-0.(AP Photo/Tom Olmscheid)

Jones shuts out Wild, Sharks win 2-0

Feb. 15, 2020 8:56 PM EST

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Already without Logan Couture and Tomas Hertl, the San Jose Sharks learned they would also be without leading scorer Erik Karlsson and leading goal-scorer Evander Kane. They adjusted by playing a tight game in front of goaltender Martin Jones to win for the fourth time in five games....

San Jose Sharks defenseman Erik Karlsson sits on the rail of the team box during a stop in play late in the third period of the Sharks' NHL hockey game against the Colorado Avalanche on Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020, in Denver. Colorado won 4-0. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

Sharks D Erik Karlsson out for season with broken thumb

Feb. 15, 2020 8:55 PM EST

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — San Jose Sharks defenseman Erik Karlsson will miss the rest of the season after breaking the thumb on his left hand in Friday’s game at Winnipeg. The team made the announcement Saturday before San Jose was set to play at Minnesota, a 2-0 win. The Sharks also lost forward...

Calgary Flames' Mark Jankowski, top right, celebrates after scoring a goal against San Jose Sharks goalie Aaron Dell, bottom left, during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Monday, Feb. 10, 2020, in San Jose, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

Flames use fast start to beat Sharks 6-2

Feb. 11, 2020 1:52 AM EST

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Milan Lucic and Tobias Rieder scored in a span of 34 seconds early in the first period, Matthew Tkachuk added a highlight-reel tally in the third, and the Calgary Flames beat the San Jose Sharks 6-2 on Monday night. “It was good to come out with the start we had and going up...

San Jose Sharks celebrate a goal against the Edmonton Oilers during the second period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Feb. 6, 2020, in Edmonton, Alberta. (Jason Franson/The Canadian Press via AP)

Sharks erase early deficit, beat Oilers 6-3

Feb. 7, 2020 2:00 AM EST

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Timo Meier had two goals and an assist and the San Jose Sharks battled back for a 6-3 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Thursday night. Evander Kane, Maxim Letunov, Stefan Noesen and Kevin Labanc also scored for the Sharks, who have won two in a row. “They are bringing a...