Why is San Jose's head coach optimistic after the loss to Dallas, which dropped the Sharks fell to four points back of the division lead?
The Sharks are scuffling. The Stars are on fire. And San Jose trails Dallas in the Western Conference. It all makes for an exciting showdown tonight on the first stop of the Sharks' four-game road trip.
Jeremy Roenick labeled Patrick Marleau as "gutless"during the 2011 Stanley Cup playoffs. What prompted his latest rant? And does he have a point when he says he's "scared" for the Sharks?
The Sharks had a 10-point lead on the Stars after beating them in early February but now they trail Dallas by three points.
Last night, the Sharks surrendered the game-tying goal just 54 seconds after taking their first lead of the game. It was the second time in two games the Sharks have fallen asleep on the shift following a key goal.
The Sharks gave up the fastest goal in franchise history, but they still had plenty of chances to earn a win. Instead, the shootout loss to Edmonton was their ninth defeat in the last 11 games.
Todd McLellan is set to return to the bench for tonights game against the Edmonton Oilers after missing the last three games with a concussion.More: Top 5 plays of week Comparing Sharks to past champions
From Toronto to Minnesota and beyond, Sharks Insider Kevin Kurz covered every mile of San Jose's road trip. Here's the best of what he witnessed.
Sharks rookie forward Tommy Wingels was one of the founding donors of the "You Can Play" project, whose mission is to make locker rooms a more accepting place for gay athletes. Wingels has big plans for the project.
With 18 games left to cement a playoff spot, the Sharks are short on time, especially practice time. That made Monday's lengthy session at Sharks Ice especially useful for Joe Thornton and his teammates.
There's no guarantee that Martin Havlat will play against the Stars, Coyotes, Oilers or Flames, but the winger is improving. However, there is one crucial test he has to pass before he can get back on the ice.
Sharks coach Todd McLellan, who has missed the past three games after being struck by a stick, said he will return to the bench on Tuesday.
Ex-Shark Jamie McGinn helps Avalanche over Minnesota, pulling Colorado to within a point of San Jose in the Western Conference standings. More: Ratto Sharks cant turn it on and off at will anymore
The Sharks managed only 19 shots on goal, including just three in the second period, while the Blues fired three of their 32 shots past Antti Niemi, handing San Jose a 3-1 loss Saturday at HP Pavilion.