Martin Havlat will make his Sharks debut Friday when the team opens its long road trip against the Devils. He is slotted to play on the right wing on the Sharks second line with Logan Couture and Ryane Clowe.
When Colin White returns to New Jersey as a member of the Sharks, he admits it will be emotional. Will he have extra motivation in the aftermath of Patrik Elias' comment?
Its too early to call this a make-or-break road trip for the Sharks. Thats not to say it isnt important, though. The 1-3 Sharks will face some tough competition on their 13-day, six-city tour of mostly East Coast cities.
After trailing 2-0 in the first period, the Sharks got to within a goal of the Ducks thanks to Marc-Edouard Vlasic and Brent Burns, but Anaheim held off a late Shark attack to beat San Jose for the second time this week.
Antti Niemi will make his much anticipated 2011 season debut tonight as the Sharks look to end their two-game losing streak. What else should you keep your eye on?
Its a big year for Torrey Mitchell, who is in the last year of his contract before hell be an unrestricted free agent next summer.
The Sharks took a 2-1 lead with a strong second period, only to cede three third-period goals and drop their second loss in as many nights.
Anaheim forward Jason Blake suffered a lacerated tendon in his left wrist Friday night when he was severely cut by the skate of Brent Burns.
It was a frustrating night for the Sharks in Anaheim, who were dealt their first loss of the season as a first period goal from Maxime Macenauer was all the Ducks needed.
Joe Thornton is anxious to get back on the ice with a real game on the line following the extended break between the opener and Game 2 with Anaheim.
The tragic, fatal plane crash involving the Russian hockey team Lokomotiv Yaroslavl in early September shook the hockey world. The Sharks are paying tribute with a special decal on their helmets.
After missing three straight practices, Patrick Marleau is back on the ice for the Sharks. Meanwhile, Martin Havlat will not make his San Jose Sharks debut in Friday's game against the Ducks.
The Sharks will have a second straight practice on Thursday morning at HP Pavilion, rather than their typical off-day location at Sharks Ice, to continue getting used to the new boards there.
Is Ryane Clowe hockeys most offensively gifted fighter? According to a recent post by NBC Sports Pro Hockey Talk, that just may be the case.