Joe Pavelski's third-period goal put the Sharks one win from the Stanley Cup Final, but it was his second-period goal that really gave them a jolt.
The Sharks are a win away from reaching their first Stanley Cup Final. But they must vanquish the demons that have haunted them for a quarter-century.
Joe Pavelski's goal 16 seconds into the third period was the difference as the Sharks beat the Blues to take a 3-2 lead in the conference final.


Sharks - Team News
Martin Jones - G
San Jose goalie Martin Jones needed to make only 18 saves for the win in Game 5 of the Western... Jones improved his postseason record to 11-6 as he and the Sharks downed the Blues 6-3. A win Wednesday night in San Jose and the Sharks will advance to the Stanley Cup...
May 23 8:58PM Read More
Joe Pavelski - W
Joe Pavelski scored two goals and added an assist as the San Jose Sharks defeated the Blues 6-3... The victory gave the Sharks a 3-2 lead in the Western Conference Final. The Sharks can win the best-of-seven series and earn a berth to the Stanley Cup Final if they beat...
May 23 8:21PM Read More
Tim Heed - D
Tim Heed has signed a one-year, two-way deal with the San Jose Sharks. The deal is worth $775,000 if he plays in the NHL next season and he will get $200,000 guaranteed. Heed had eight goals and 23 points with Skelleftea AIK of the SHL in...
May 23 3:01PM Read More
Martin Jones - G
Martin Jones is expected to get the nod in Game 5 of the Western Conference Final on Monday... He was pulled on Saturday after he surrendered four goals on 19 shots. Jones posted two straight shutouts against St. Louis before struggling in Game 4. He has a 2.07...
May 23 9:47AM Read More
Melker Karlsson - W
Melker Karlsson scored his third goal of the playoffs Saturday. Unfortunately it was too little, too late, as the Sharks fell 6-3 to the Blues. Karlsson scored the final goal of the game with 3:32 to go to make it a bit more interesting...
May 22 6:21AM Read More
Martin Jones - G
Martin Jones shutout streak ended on Saturday at 153:57. Troy Brouwer's power play goal 6:14 into the first period ended the streak that began in Game 1. Jones struggled as he gave up four goals on 19 shots before being pulled...
May 22 6:18AM Read More
Chris Tierney - C
Chris Tierney netted a goal for the Sharks, who fell 6-3 to the Blues on Saturday night in Game... This game was out of hand midway through the second period. Tierney scored the goal that cut the Sharks’ deficit to 5-2. He has three goals and four points in 16 playoff...
May 21 7:30PM Read More
Joe Pavelski - W
Joe Pavelski scored in the Sharks’ 6-3 loss to the Blues on Saturday night in Game 4 of the... Pavelski got the Sharks’ scoring started in the third via a pretty feed from Joe Thornton. It cut the deficit to 4-1 at the time. Pavelski has recorded at least one point...
May 21 7:17PM Read More
James Reimer - G
James Reimer gave up one goal on seven shots in relief of Martin Jones on Saturday night. Reimer came in midway through the game after Jones allowed four goals on 19 shots. The Sharks steadied a bit defensively from that point forward. Reimer had not played since...
May 21 7:17PM Read More
Martin Jones - G
Martin Jones was pulled midway through the second period of Game 4 after giving up four goals... Jones, who played 30:11, entered the game with a 1.78 GAA and .929 SV% in 17 playoff games. James Reimer came in to relieve him. We have seen eight goalies in the conference...
May 21 5:47PM Read More
Brent Burns - D
Brent Burns leads all defensemen in points in the 2016 playoffs. Burns is also just two points shy of the overall league lead. He has five goals and 18 points in 15 contests. To give his 2016 success some context, Burns had 12 points in...
May 21 11:29AM Read More
Chris Tierney - C
The San Jose Sharks have been getting very good penalty killing in their first three games... The Blues had the third best power play after the first two rounds of the playoffs, scoring at a 27.5 percent rate but the Sharks have held them to only one goal in nine...
May 21 4:41AM Read More
Martin Jones - G
Martin Jones has not allowed a goal in 147:43 minutes. Jones is working off back-to-back shutouts and has a nice streak going into Game 4 Saturday in San Jose. He has allowed only two goals in his last four games which includes...
May 21 4:36AM Read More
Martin Jones - G
Martin Jones is the first goaltender to post back-to-back shutouts in the conference finals... Michael Leighton did it with the Philadelphia Flyers six years ago. As for Jones, he has earned three shutouts in his last four games, giving him a 1.89 GAA and .927 save...
May 20 12:10PM Read More
Roman Polak - D
Roman Polak had six hits and six blocked shots in San Jose's 3-0 victory over St. Louis... That brings him up to 48 hits and 33 blocks in the 2016 playoffs. He hasn't scored a point yet, but he is in the top-10 in both of those categories.
May 20 7:35AM 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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