4yMany theories have been proposed for the San Jose Sharks drop in the standings this season. However, one theme continues to emerge.More: NHL standings What's wrong with the Sharks?
4yThe Sharks signed center Travis Oleksuk to an entry-level contract Friday.
4yThere's no denying the Sharks are not the team they were the past two years. Insider Kevin Kurz has five reasons why they find themselves fighting for the eighth playoff spot.
4yEmotions were raw following the Sharks' shutout loss Thursday. And that's just in the broadcast booth, where Senior Insider Ray Ratto and Sharks analyst Drew Remenda exchanged in some verbal roughing.
4yAfter a scoreless first period, the Coyotes got a goal each in the second and third, while the Sharks couldn't get any of their 37 shots on goal past Mike Smith to fall out of eighth place in the Western Conference.
4yAfter falling out of first place in the Pacific Wednesday, the Sharks lead the Coyotes by a point in the Conference standings as they take on Shane Doan and Co. in Phoenix. Watch on CSN California and follow along online!
4yThe Sharks have reached the point where every game is "the most important game of the season." Tonight, it certainly applies.More: Murray out NHL standings Sharks video
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