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San Jose Sharks center Joel Kellman, front, drives down the ice with the puck with Colorado Avalanche right wing Valeri Nichushkin, back left, and defenseman Erik Johnson in pursuit during the second period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

Grubauer makes 27 saves, Avalanche blank Sharks 4-0

Jan. 17, 2020 1:16 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — Valeri Nichushkin's only shot of the game gave Colorado the lead in the first minute. Philipp Grubauer made it stand up for the last 59. "First shot, first goal, we keep working and don't look back," Grubauer said. It was just the type of performance the scuffling Avalanche needed. Grubauer...

Vegas Golden Knights coach Gerard Gallant questions a call during the first period of the team's NHL hockey game against the Arizona Coyotes on Saturday, Dec. 28, 2019, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/David Becker)

Vegas Golden Knights fire Gallant, name DeBoer new coach

Jan. 15, 2020 4:50 PM EST

Gerard Gallant was abruptly fired by the Vegas Golden Knights on Wednesday less than two years after leading them to the Stanley Cup Final in their first season of existence and winning NHL coach of the year honors along the way. Peter DeBoer, fired last month by the San Jose Sharks, takes over immediately and...

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...

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....

San Jose Sharks' Logan Couture, right, dumps the puck across the blue line past Columbus Blue Jackets' Seth Jones during the third period of an NHL hockey game, Saturday, Jan. 4, 2020, in Columbus, Ohio. The Sharks beat the Blue Jackets 3-2. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)

Sharks captain Logan Couture out 6 weeks with ankle injury

Jan. 9, 2020 1:34 PM EST

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — San Jose Sharks captain and leading scorer Logan Couture will miss about six weeks after breaking his left ankle when he crashed into the boards. Couture was injured Tuesday night in a 3-2 loss to St. Louis when he collided with Blues defenseman Vince Dunn and banged into the...

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....

Washington Capitals center Lars Eller (20), of Denmark, celebrates his winning goal in overtime of an NHL hockey game with defenseman John Carlson (74) as San Jose Sharks defenseman Erik Karlsson (65) skates away Sunday, Jan. 5, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

Eller's goal completes Capitals' stunning OT win over Sharks

Jan. 5, 2020 5:16 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington Capitals never believe they’re out of a game. On Sunday, they showed why. Lars Eller scored with 2:59 remaining in overtime after the Capitals rallied from two goals down in the final minute of regulation, completing a stunning 5-4 victory over the San Jose Sharks....

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...