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AP source: Sharks closing in on 7-year deal with Kane

May. 22, 2018 10:14 PM EDT

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — The San Jose Sharks are closing in on a seven-year contract with Evander Kane that will keep the high-scoring forward off the free-agent market. A person familiar with the negotiations says the contract is expected to be finalized on Wednesday. The person spoke to The Associated...

Joe Thornton willing to take 1-year deal to return to Sharks

May. 8, 2018 4:52 PM EDT

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Joe Thornton tested the free-agent market last summer before ending up back in San Jose on a one-year, $8 million deal. If Thornton has his way this offseason, he'll sign with the Sharks again before hitting the open market, even if it has to be on another short-term deal. "It's no...

Sharks' season ends in disappointment with loss to Vegas

May. 7, 2018 4:06 PM EDT

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — The scene was all too familiar for the San Jose Sharks: a postgame handshake line on their home ice with the other team celebrating a series win while the Sharks wonder what might have been. A team that seemed to have the ingredients necessary for a long playoff run went out instead...

Expansion Golden Knights top Sharks to make conference final

May. 6, 2018 11:51 PM EDT

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Shortly after the San Jose Sharks were denied by the iron for the fourth time of the night, Marc-Andre Fleury rubbed the goal post to thank it for his good fortune. There's something magical about the ride the expansion Vegas Golden Knights have been on all season and now it's going...

Tuch scores 2, Golden Knights beat Sharks 5-3 in Game 5

May. 5, 2018 2:22 AM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — After a lackluster loss two nights earlier, the Vegas Golden Knights responded with an energetic performance in Game 5 to move one victory away from their second playoff series win, and a berth in the Western Conference final in their inaugural season. Alex Tuch scored twice to lead Vegas...

Jones makes 34 saves as Sharks tie series with 4-0 win

May. 3, 2018 2:05 AM EDT

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Marcus Sorensen and Joonas Donskoi delivered the fast start San Jose coach Peter DeBoer wanted and Martin Jones did the rest to help the Sharks tie their playoff series with Vegas at two games apiece. Sorensen and Donskoi scored in the first period and Jones made 34 saves for his...

Late tying goals don't always lead to OT wins in playoffs

May. 1, 2018 5:07 PM EDT

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Desperation turns to jubilation in the NHL playoffs when a trailing team manages to score the tying goal late in regulation to force overtime. That sudden change of emotions would figure to fuel a team's momentum in overtime. But that's not always the case, as evidenced the past...

Karlsson's OT goal caps Golden Knights wild win over Sharks

May. 1, 2018 2:34 AM EDT

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — William Karlsson and the expansion Vegas Golden Knights proved they can handle some adversity just as well as they can thrive as front-runners like they did most of their inaugural season. The Golden Knights bounced back after allowing a late tying goal in regulation when Karlsson...

Golden Knights edge Sharks in OT; Lightning top Bruins

May. 1, 2018 2:17 AM EDT

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — William Karlsson scored 8:17 into overtime and the Vegas Golden Knights bounced back from a blown lead late in the third period to beat the San Jose Sharks 4-3 on Monday night to take a 2-1 series lead. After Tomas Hertl tied the game with 1:57 left in regulation, the expansion...

Couture's goal in 2OT lifts Sharks past Vegas in Game 2

Apr. 29, 2018 1:50 AM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Two days after opening the second round with their worst game of the playoffs, the San Jose Sharks responded with a gritty performance. Logan Couture's second goal of the game, on the power play at 5:13 of the second overtime, lifted the Sharks to a 4-3 victory over the Vegas Golden...