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Sharks owner gives GM Doug Wilson vote of confidence

Jan. 23, 2020 3:48 PM EST

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — San Jose Sharks owner Hasso Plattner gave general manager Doug Wilson a vote of confidence Thursday with his team mired in 13th place in the Western Conference. Plattner said the entire organization is disappointed in the performance so far but he believes Wilson can lead the team...

Vancouver Canucks defenseman Quinn Hughes (43) celebrates his goal past San Jose Sharks goaltender Aaron Dell (30) with his teammates during the third period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, British Columbia, Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020. (Jonathan Hayward/The Canadian Press via AP)

Pearson leads Canucks past Sharks and into 1st in Pacific

Jan. 20, 2020 10:34 AM EST

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — The Vancouver Canucks surged past the San Jose Sharks — and took over the tight Pacific Division. Tanner Pearson scored on the power play and had an assist, helping the Canucks to a 4-1 victory Saturday night. Loui Eriksson, J.T. Miller and Quinn Hughes also scored...

Arizona Coyotes right wing Phil Kessel, left, watches his goal against San Jose Sharks goaltender Aaron Dell, right, on the scoreboard screen during the first period of an NHL hockey game Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2020, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

Kessel, Hall score twice each, lead Coyotes over Sharks 6-3

Jan. 15, 2020 12:54 AM EST

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona's two high-profile additions came up big and helped the Coyotes reclaim first place in the tight Pacific Division. Phil Kessel, formerly of the Pittsburgh Penguins who was acquired in a trade last June, and Taylor Hall, a three-time All-Star picked up via trade with New...

San Jose Sharks center Tomas Hertl (48) congratulates Patrick Marleau (12), who scored a goal against the Dallas Stars during the second period of an NHL hockey game in San Jose, Calif., Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020. (AP Photo/Josie Lepe)

Burns, Marleau lead Sharks to 2-1 win over Stars

Jan. 12, 2020 2:38 AM EST

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Patrick Marleau felt reaching a milestone gave him a little extra energy, and he put it to good use. Marleau scored a key goal in his 1,700th NHL game, Brent Burns had a goal and an assist, and the San Jose Sharks spoiled the return of former star Joe Pavelski, beating the Dallas...

Tampa Bay Lightning's Pat Maroon skates off the ice after an injury during the third period of an NHL hockey game against the Philadelphia Flyers, Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

Lightning beat Flyers, tie club mark with 10th straight win

Jan. 12, 2020 1:19 AM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Pat Maroon scored the game's only goal, Andrei Vasilevskiy made 23 saves and the Tampa Bay Lightning tied a club record with their 10th straight win, 1-0 over the Philadelphia Flyers on Saturday night. The Lightning haven’t lost since Dec. 21 at Washington, and have outscored...

Nashville Predators right wing Viktor Arvidsson, right, celebrates with goalie Pekka Rinne after scoring a goal against the Chicago Blackhawks during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Chicago, Thursday, Jan. 9, 2020. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Rinne scores empty-net goal as Predators beat Blackhawks

Jan. 10, 2020 2:34 AM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — Pekka Rinne made 29 saves and scored an empty-net goal, and the Nashville Predators beat the sloppy Chicago Blackhawks 5-2 on Thursday night for John Hynes' first win with the team. Hynes became the third coach in franchise history after Peter Laviolette was fired on Monday. Hynes dropped...

San Jose Sharks center Joe Thornton (19) skates with the puck against Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Vladislav Gavrikov (44) and goaltender Elvis Merzlikins (90) during the first period of an NHL hockey game in San Jose, Calif., Thursday, Jan. 9, 2020. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

Thornton scores as Sharks top Blue Jackets 3-1

Jan. 10, 2020 2:12 AM EST

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Joe Thornton is being asked to take on a bigger role these days. And at 40, Jumbo Joe has responded. Thornton scored and moved into a tie for 11th place on the NHL's career list for games played as the San Jose Sharks defeated the Columbus Blue Jackets 3-1 on Thursday night....

St. Louis Blues' Tyler Bozak celebrates after scoring during the second period of the team's NHL hockey game against the San Jose Sharks on Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

Perron, Binnington lift Blues to 3-2 victory over Sharks

Jan. 7, 2020 11:51 PM EST

ST. LOUIS (AP) — David Perron is making a late push for an All-Star selection. Perron scored his 18th goal of the season and Jordan Binnington stopped 28 shots, leading the St. Louis Blues to a 3-2 victory over the San Jose Sharks on Tuesday night. Perron is on the “Last Man In” vote list....

Columbus Blue Jackets' Pierre-Luc Dubois, left, David Savard, right, and San Jose Sharks' Kevin Labanc skate after a loose puck during the first period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Jan. 4, 2020, in Columbus, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)

Dell stops 21 shots, Sharks stop Blue Jackets 3-2

Jan. 4, 2020 5:06 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — San Jose’s win over Columbus snapped a 12-game point streak for the Blue Jackets. The Sharks hope it’s the makings of a hot streak of their own. Aaron Dell stopped 21 shots to lift San Jose over Columbus 3-2 on Saturday after a 3-2 overtime win at Pittsburgh on Thursday...

San Jose Sharks' Tomas Hertl, right, celebrates with Brent Burns (88) after scoring against the Pittsburgh Penguins during the first period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Jan. 2, 2020, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)

Burns' OT winner gives Sharks 3-2 victory over Penguins

Jan. 2, 2020 11:06 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The San Jose Sharks entered 2020 searching for an identity and consistency following a sluggish start that cost longtime coach Peter DeBoer his job last month. The perennial Western Conference power hopes it found a little of both in a 3-2 overtime win against the Pittsburgh Penguins on...