SAN JOSE, CA - APRIL 1:  Justin Braun #61 and John Scott #20 of the San Jose Sharks celebrate a goal against the Colorado Avalanche at the SAP Center on April 1, 2015 in San Jose, California . (Photo by Don Smith/NHLI via Getty Images)

Sharks Beat Avalanche 5-1 To Boost Slim Playoff Hopes

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) With seven points in their past four games, the San Jose Sharks finally seem to be hitting their stride. Whether the resurgence came in time to lead them back to the […]

KHTK Sports 1140–04/02/2015

DENVER, CO - JANUARY 04:  Goalie Semyon Varlamov #1 of the Colorado Avalanche defends the goal against the San Jose Sharks at Pepsi Center on January 4, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. The Avalanche defeated the Sharks 4-3.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Game Preview: Avalanche At Sharks

(AP) — At least publicly, San Jose and Colorado remain hopeful while the prospects of both reaching the postseason continue to fade. As each club looks to bounce back from a costly defeat, the Sharks […]

KHTK Sports 1140–04/01/2015

PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 29: Sidney Crosby #87 of the Pittsburgh Penguins puts the puck past Alex Stalock #32 of the San Jose Sharks in a shootout at Consol Energy Center on March 29, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Matt Kincaid/Getty Images)

Sharks Fall To Penguins In Shootout, 3-2

PITTSBURGH (AP) Short a defenseman on the bench the entire game and short a player on the ice throughout most of overtime, the Pittsburgh Penguins earned a victory in a shootout. David Perron and Sidney […]

KHTK Sports 1140–03/29/2015

PHILADELPHIA, PA - MARCH 28: Brent Burns #88 of the San Jose Sharks scores the game winning goal in overtime against Steve Mason #35 of the Philadelphia Flyers on March 28, 2015 at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Sharks defeated the Flyers by a score of 3-2 in a shootout. (Photo by Len Redkoles/NHLI via Getty Images)

Burns Scores Winner In SO To Lift Sharks Past Flyers, 3-2

PHILADELPHIA (AP) The San Jose Sharks kept losing defensemen while continuing to stop the Flyers. Matt Irwin and Joe Pavelski scored in regulation, and Brent Burns got the winning goal in the shootout to lead […]

KHTK Sports 1140–03/28/2015

DETROIT, MI - MARCH 26: Gustav Nyquist #14 battles behind the net with Ben Smith #21 of the San Jose Sharks during a NHL game on March 26, 2015 at Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Dave Reginek/NHLI via Getty Images)

Marleau, Niemi Lead Sharks Past Red Wings, 6-4

DETROIT (AP) The San Jose Sharks are trying to play their way into a playoff berth. Meanwhile, Detroit seems on the verge of falling out of one. Patrick Marleau scored twice and Antti Niemi made […]

KHTK Sports 1140–03/27/2015

SAN JOSE, CA - FEBRUARY 26: Riley Sheahan #15 of the Detroit Red Wings tries to score on Antti Niemi #31 of the San Jose Sharks at SAP Center on February 26, 2015 in San Jose, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Game Preview: Sharks At Red Wings

(AP) — While the Detroit Red Wings appear set to extend the NHL’s longest active playoff appearance streak, the owners of the next-longest run might not be as fortunate. In danger of missing the playoffs for […]

KHTK Sports 1140–03/26/2015

OTTAWA, ON - MARCH 23: Mika Zibanejad #93 of the Ottawa Senators celebrates his first period goal with teammate Eric Gryba #62 as Logan Couture #39 of the San Jose Sharks looks away at Canadian Tire Centre on March 23, 2015 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.  (Photo by Andre Ringuette/NHLI via Getty Images)

Ottawa’s Streak Now At 7, Defeat Sharks 5-2

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) Now that the Ottawa Senators have moved into a playoff position in the Eastern Conference, they have a few weeks left to make sure they get to the postseason. Mika Zibanejad scored […]

KHTK Sports 1140–03/24/2015

TORONTO, ON - MARCH 19:  Logan Couture #39 of the San Jose Sharks celebrates a goal against the Toronto Maple Leafs during an NHL game at the Air Canada Centre on March 19, 2015 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Claus Andersen/Getty Images)

Couture Helps Sharks Cruise Past Leafs

TORONTO (AP) The Toronto Maple Leafs were outmatched and outclassed by the San Jose Sharks. Logan Couture had a goal and an assist, helping the Sharks defeat the Maple Leafs 4-1 on Thursday night. Couture’s […]

KHTK Sports 1140–03/20/2015

TORONTO, ON - MARCH 9:  James van Riemsdyk #21 of the Toronto Maple Leafs celebrates a goal against the New York Islanders during an NHL game at the Air Canada Centre on March 9, 2015 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The Islanders defeated the Leafs 4-3 in overtime. (Photo by Claus Andersen/Getty Images)

Game Preview: Sharks At Maple Leafs

(AP) — The San Jose Sharks are in no position to dwell on a second straight lopsided defeat. Perhaps a visit to Toronto will help them get back on track. Desperately trying to keep up […]

KHTK Sports 1140–03/19/2015

WINNIPEG, CANADA - MARCH 17: Ben Smith #21 of the San Jose Sharks skates away as members of the Winnipeg Jets celebrate a first period goal on March 17, 2015 at the MTS Centre in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.  (Photo by Lance Thomson/NHLI via Getty Images)

Wheeler Scores 2 As Jets Beat Sharks

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) Ondrej Pavelec might slowly be silencing some critics, but the Winnipeg Jets goalie is still living in the moment. Pavelec stopped 38 shots, and the Jets moved into a playoff spot in […]

KHTK Sports 1140–03/17/2015

WINNIPEG, CANADA - JANUARY 5: Blake Wheeler #26, Andrew Ladd #16, Dustin Byfuglien #33 and Bryan Little #18 of the Winnipeg Jets look on during a third period stoppage in play against the San Jose Sharks on January 5, 2015 at the MTS Centre in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. The Sharks defeated the Jets 3-2. (Photo by Jonathan Kozub/NHLI via Getty Images)

Game Preview: Sharks At Jets

(AP) — The San Jose Sharks have been one of the NHL’s model franchises for more than a decade, but their run of consecutive postseason appearances is in jeopardy. San Jose begins what could be […]

KHTK Sports 1140–03/17/2015

SAN JOSE, CA - MARCH 14:  Duncan Keith #2 of the Chicago Blackhawks is congratulated by Brandon Saad #20, Jonathan Toews #19 and Andrew Shaw #65 of the Chicago Blackhawks after he scored a goal against the San Jose Sharks at SAP Center on March 14, 2015 in San Jose, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Sharks No Match For Blackhawks In 6-2 Loss

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) The Chicago Blackhawks used a two-game trip with their dads in tow to end quite a few scoring droughts. Patrick Sharp scored his first two goals since January and Duncan Keith also […]

KHTK Sports 1140–03/14/2015