The Sharks enter their first Stanley Cup Final as they go up against the Penguins. Insider Kevin Kurz breaks down all the matchups.
Injured Sharks forward Matt Nieto didn’t skate on any of the four lines for practice on Friday, but things could be looking up for the Stanley Cup.
After making their first Stanley Cup Final in franchise history, the Sharks are already fully engaged in the Penguins days before Game 1.


Sharks - Team News
Brent Burns - D
Brent Burns is excited to be part of Team Canada for the World Cup of Hockey. He was added to the team's roster on Friday along with Sharks teammate Joe Thornton. Burns is focused on the Stanley Cup Final right now, but said it's going to be...
May 28 12:29PM Read More
Paul Martin - D
Paul Martin will face his former Pittsburgh Penguin teammates in the Stanley Cup Final. Martin played five seasons in Pittsburgh before signing with the Sharks as an unrestricted free agent in the summer. He had three goals and 20 points this season, the same...
May 28 7:13AM Read More
Matthew Nieto - W
Matt Nieto (upper body) is expecting to be healthy at some point in the Stanley Cup Final. Nieto partook in practice Friday for the first time since Game 6 in the second round against Nashville when he crashed into the goalpost. He is still wearing a brace under...
May 28 7:09AM Read More
Matthew Nieto - W
Matthew Nieto (upper body) took part in Friday's practice. It marked his first full session since he was injured earlier this month in Game 6 versus Nashville. Nieto hopes to be ready to play at some point during the Stanley Cup...
May 27 2:16PM Read More
Joonas Donskoi - W
Joonas Donskoi found the back of the net in San Jose's 5-2 win against St. Louis on Wednesday. Donskoi has five goals and nine points in 18 playoff contests. During the regular season he had 11 goals and 36 points in 76 games.
May 26 8:46AM Read More
Joe Thornton - C
Joe Thornton recorded an assist in San Jose's 5-2 win over St. Louis on Wednesday. Thornton is on a four-game point streak. That brings him up to three goals and 18 points in 18 contests. At the age of 36, Thornton will finally get to play in the Stanley...
May 26 8:45AM Read More
Patrick Marleau - W
Patrick Marleau registered two assists in a 5-2 win over St. Louis Wednesday night. Marleau has four goals and 12 points in 18 postseason contests. During his career he has 64 goals and 115 points in 165 games in the playoffs. Despite all that playoff...
May 26 8:43AM Read More
Joe Pavelski - W
Joe Pavelski will go into the Stanley Cup Final riding a seven-game point streak. Pavelski found the back of the net in the Sharks' 5-2 victory on Wednesday. He has 13 goals and 22 points in 18 playoff contests.
May 26 8:41AM Read More
Martin Jones - G
Sharks goalie Martin Jones made 24 saves as he and his San Jose teammates coasted to a 5-2... The win gives the Sharks their first berth into the Stanley Cup Championship Series. They have been in the National Hockey League since 1991-92. They will face the winner of...
May 25 9:10PM Read More
Joel Ward - W
Forward Joel Ward scored two goals to help the San Jose Sharks defeat the visiting St. Louis... The Sharks coasted to the victory, grabbing a 4-0 lead before the Blues could break San Jose's shutout bid with a goal at 11:39 of the third period. Ward's goals were his...
May 25 8:50PM Read More
Matthew Nieto - W
Matthew Nieto (upper body) won't make his return on Wednesday. Nieto has a goal and three points in 11 playoff games. He last played on May 9.
May 25 6:15PM Read More
Matt Tennyson - D
Matt Tennyson is a healthy scratch Wednesday night. Tennyson hasn't played yet in the 2016 playoffs. He had a goal and four points in 29 regular season contests.
May 25 6:14PM Read More
Martin Jones - G
Martin Jones is the San Jose Sharks' starter for Game 6 on Wednesday. Not that anyone would be surprised by that. After all he's helped San Jose get this far with a 2.13 GAA and .918 save percentage in 17 playoff starts. That being said...
May 25 6:09PM Read More
Peter DeBoer - C
With their win on Monday, the Sharks have set a franchise high for their most playoff... In other words, this is the first time San Jose has pulled within a win of the Stanley Cup Final. The Sharks have previously enjoyed a lot of success in the regular season,...
May 24 12:01PM Read More
Chris Tierney - C
Chris Tierney found the back of the net in a 6-3 win against St. Louis on Monday. Tierney has five goals and six points in 17 postseason games. During the regular season he recorded seven markers and 20 points in 79 contests.
May 24 7:15AM Read More

Team Stats

San Jose Sharks Regular Season Stats
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Skater Stats
CJoe Thornton82196382
CJoe Pavelski82384078
DBrent Burns82274875
LWPatrick Marleau82252348
LWTomas Hertl81212546
RWJoel Ward79212243
DMarc-Edouard Vlasic6783139
CLogan Couture52152136
RW* Joonas Donskoi76112536
DJustin Braun8041923
Goaltender Stats
Martin Jones6537852.2737234
James Reimer4022902.3117147
* = Rookie Player
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