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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...

New Jersey Devils center Blake Coleman (20) blocks as Detroit Red Wings defenseman Filip Hronek (17) tries to flip the puck to a teammate during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, in Newark, N.J. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

NHL teams get jump on deadline with flurry of early trades

Feb. 20, 2020 4:08 PM EST

Tom Fitzgerald changed teams twice at the NHL trade deadline as a player and knows how it feels. As interim general manager of the New Jersey Devils, he didn’t wait until deadline day to trade captain Andy Greene or forward Blake Coleman. Beating the buzzer by more than a week, Fitzgerald recalled his own...

San Jose Sharks defenseman Brenden Dillon skates during the second period of the team's NHL hockey game against the Columbus Blue Jackets in San Jose, Calif., Thursday, Jan. 9, 2020. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

Capitals acquire defenseman Brenden Dillon from Sharks

Feb. 18, 2020 4:10 PM EST

ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — The Washington Capitals bolstered their blue line Tuesday by acquiring veteran defenseman Brenden Dillon from the San Jose Sharks. Washington sent Colorado's 2020 second-round pick and a conditional 2021 third-rounder to San Jose for the pending unrestricted free agent. The Sharks are...

Florida Panthers' Mike Hoffman, right, celebrates after scoring a goal against the San Jose Sharks in the second period of an NHL hockey game Monday, Feb. 17, 2020, in San Jose, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

Hoffman, Ekblad lead Panthers past Sharks 5-3

Feb. 17, 2020 8:29 PM EST

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Evgenii Dadonov and Mike Hoffman scored, Aaron Ekblad had two assists and the slumping Florida Panthers beat the San Jose Sharks 5-3 Monday. Colton Sceviour, Anton Stralman and Vincent Trocheck also scored for Florida, which had lost six of seven. Sergei Bobrovsky stopped 29 shots,...

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...

Winnipeg Jets' Nikolaj Ehlers (27) and San Jose Sharks' Brenden Dillon (4) collide as Sharks' Evander Kane (9) skates by during the second period of an NHL hockey game Friday, Feb. 14, 2020, in Winnipeg, Manitoba. (John Woods/The Canadian Press via AP)

Karlsson, Meier rally Sharks past Jets 3-2

Feb. 14, 2020 11:42 PM EST

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Melker Karlsson and Timo Meier scored in an 89-second span in the third period to lift the San Jose Sharks to a 3-2 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Friday night. Marcus Sorensen also scored for the Sharks, who are 4-3-0 in their last seven games. Aaron Dell made 29 saves for San...

Winnipeg Jets goaltender Connor Hellebuyck (37) makes a save on a shot from New York Rangers' Jacob Trouba (8) during first period NHL hockey action in Winnipeg, Manitoba on Tuesday Feb. 11, 2020. (Fred Greenslade/The Canadian Press via AP)

Kreider scores twice, leads Rangers past Jets 4-1

Feb. 12, 2020 12:27 AM EST

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Chris Kreider scored twice and the New York Rangers beat Winnipeg 4-1 on Tuesday night, snapping the Jets' three-game winning streak. Ryan Strome and Mika Zibanejad each had a goal and assist for the Rangers (28-23-4), who were starting a three-game trip. The Rangers are 5-2-0 in...

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...