4yBy winning all three games last week, not only did the Sharks move into first place in the Pacific Division, but defenseman Marc-Edouard Vlasic was named as one of the NHL's three stars of the week.
4yPatrick Marleau was around the net all day in Colorado, where he completed his fourth career hat trick with a late empty netter, as the Sharks beat the Avs 4-1 to sweep their short two-game road trip.
4yAfter a dominating win last night in Dallas, Thomas Greiss is in net as the Sharks look to make it five wins in their past six games. Watch on CSN California and follow along with In-Game Live!
4yDespite Antti Niemi's excellent performance last night, Thomas Greiss will start in net tonight. Greiss has not played since Nov. 12, taking a 3-0 loss to the Phoenix Coyotes. He is 3-3 on the season.
4yColorado enters the game with the second best power play in the NHL at 26.1 percent, while the Sharks are 28th in the league on the penalty-kill. Something has to give.
4yAntti Niemi made 30 saves in 31 chances, and four different players netted goals in the Sharks' 4-1 victory over the division-rival Dallas Stars. The Sharks are now tied for first place in the Pacific Division.
4yThe Sharks are 3-1 in their last four games, including a 5-2 win over Detroit on Thursday night. The Stars, meanwhile, have dropped four straight and have been shut out two games in a row. Follow along with In-Game Live!
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