With a come-from-behind win over the visiting Oilers manufactured in a clutch final stanza, the Sharks were able to avoid real embarrassment.
Matt Tennyson's first career goal Thursday vs. the Oilers wasn't just a pivotal moment for the Sharks defenseman, but for the team's former owner.
Matt Tennyson and Barclay Goodrow helped the Sharks finish a strong third period, as they surged past the Oilers to win 4-3 in the Tank.


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How will the Sharks' 2014-'15 season end?

Sharks - Team News
Barclay Goodrow - C
Barclay Goodrow scored his first career game-winning goal, on a break away no less, Thursday... Goodrow started his night by making a sweet dish to James Sheppard for a slam-dunk of a goal to tie the game at one early in the second. His goal came midway through the...
Dec 18 10:58PM Read More
Logan Couture - C
Logan Couture scored a beauty of a snapper for his 13th goal of the season in San Jose's 4-3... After Barclay Goodrow drew four, yes four, Oilers to him at the offensive blue line, Goodrow sprung Couture into the zone where he released a deceptive cross-ice snapshot...
Dec 18 10:52PM Read More
Melker Karlsson - C
Melker Karlsson recorded his first career multi-point game as he assisted on two goals in San... Karlsson book-ended the Sharks' scoring, collecting Barclay Goodrow's wide shot and keeping the play alive behind the Oilers' net leading to James Sheppard's goal to tie it...
Dec 18 10:46PM Read More
Matt Tennyson - D
Matt Tennyson had a special night on Thursday as he scored his first career NHL goal. Down 3-2 midway through the third, Tommy Wingels hit the streaking Tennyson with a hard pass down the right wing. After two strides, Tennyson wristed one through Ben...
Dec 18 10:39PM Read More
Antti Niemi - G
Antti Niemi did not have his best night, but stopping 25-28 shots the Oilers sent his way was... Niemi should have stopped each goal as none were through screens, tips, or via lasers. Quite simply, he didn't have a good game against a team who had scored three or more...
Dec 18 10:35PM Read More
Brenden Dillon - D
Brenden Dillon has been a nice addition for the San Jose Sharks. The Sharks acquired Dillon from Dallas on Nov. 21. "I think he’s adjusted really well. He's very astute," Sharks coach Todd McLellan said. "Asks questions,...
Dec 16 8:25AM Read More
Matthew Nieto - W
Matthew Nieto has been dealt a setback in his recovery from an ankle injury. Nieto had been practicing with the Sharks, but he wasn't able to do so on Monday. Sharks coach Todd McLellan has ruled him out for Thursday's contest, but Nieto might still...
Dec 15 1:41PM Read More
Barclay Goodrow - C
Barclay Goodrow picked up 14 penalty minutes on Saturday. Goodrow had none through his first 15 games but was an agitator on Saturday against Nashville. "I like getting under their skin," Goodrow said. "You kind of...
Dec 14 6:19AM Read More
Marc-Edouard Vlasic - D
Marc-Eduoard Vlasic (upper body) played for the Sharks against the Predators on Saturday night. Vlasic didn’t play Thursday because of the injury. In 21:50, he was a plus-one with a shot on goal, two hits and five blocked shots.
Dec 13 11:38PM Read More
Tomas Hertl - W
Tomas Hertl picked up a goal for the Sharks in their 2-0 win over the Predators on Saturday... Hertl’s second season in the NHL has not gone as smoothly as his first, but he’s still been a pretty solid player. It’s a reminder of the trials and tribulations young...
Dec 13 10:37PM Read More
Antti Niemi - G
Antti Niemi registered a shutout on 29 saves in San Jose’s 2-0 win over Nashville on Saturday... Niemi was making his first start since Dec. 6 as he was out with an undisclosed injury. The 31-year-old has won his last four starts, giving up 11 goals during that span....
Dec 13 10:36PM Read More
Antti Niemi - G
Confirming an earlier report, Antti Niemi will indeed be between the pipes on Saturday night. To reiterate, Niemi has a 2.54 GAA and .915 save percentage in 21 contests this season.
Dec 13 4:00PM Read More
Mirco Mueller - D
If Marc-Edouard Vlasic can play on Saturday - which seems likely - Mirco Mueller is expected to... Mueller, the 18th pick of the 2013 NHL Draft, has three points in 24 games as part of a rookie campaign. He's averaging a respectable 17:10 TOI per game.
Dec 13 10:36AM Read More
Marc-Edouard Vlasic - D
Marc-Edouard Vlasic (upper body) will be a game time decision on Saturday. Vlasic sat out Thursday's game and while he was able to practice on Friday, his status is still up in the air. "If I feel great, I'll tell them I feel great and after...
Dec 13 7:47AM Read More
Antti Niemi - G
Antti Niemi will probably start on Saturday. Niemi hasn't played in the Sharks' last three games, in part due to an undisclosed injury. He has a 2.54 GAA and .915 save percentage in 21 contests this season.
Dec 12 3:16PM Read More

Team Schedule

12/20vs. StL7:30 PT8:30 MT9:30 CT10:30 ET3:30 GMT11:30 北京时间8:30 MST10:30 EST7:30 UAE (+1)22:30 ET
12/22Anh7:00 PT8:00 MT9:00 CT10:00 ET3:00 GMT11:00 北京时间8:00 MST10:00 EST7:00 UAE (+1)22:00 ET
12/27LA7:00 PT8:00 MT9:00 CT10:00 ET3:00 GMT11:00 北京时间8:00 MST10:00 EST7:00 UAE (+1)22:00 ET
12/30vs. Van7:00 PT8:00 MT9:00 CT10:00 ET3:00 GMT11:00 北京时间8:00 MST10:00 EST7:00 UAE (+1)22:00 ET
12/31Anh5:00 PT6:00 MT7:00 CT8:00 ET1:00 GMT9:00 北京时间6:00 MST8:00 EST5:00 UAE (+1)20:00 ET
Full Schedule
12/18vs. EdmW 4-3
12/13vs. NshW 2-0
12/11vs. MinW 2-1
12/9vs. EdmW 5-2
12/7EdmL 1-2
12/6CgyW 3-2
12/4vs. BosW 7-4
12/2vs. PhiW 2-1
11/29vs. AnhW 6-4
11/26vs. CgyL 0-2
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Team Stats

San Jose Sharks Regular Season Stats
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Skater Stats
CLogan Couture33131528
CJoe Thornton3382028
LWPatrick Marleau3372027
CJoe Pavelski33151227
DBrent Burns3391625
RWTommy Wingels3391423
LWTomas Hertl337714
DJustin Braun3311112
CJames Sheppard274610
LWMatthew Nieto26369
Goaltender Stats
Antti Niemi2313982.451373
Alex Stalock84812.12431
* = Rookie Player
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