Before the Sharks battled the Penguins on Thursday night, the Sharks honored Joe Thornton by presenting him with a wooly mammoth's tusk. How did Patrick Marleau come up with the idea?
After allowing two goals in the first 2:07 against the Penguins last night, Todd McLellan pulled Antti Niemi in favor of Thomas Greiss. Behind Greiss, the Sharks came back and won. Who should start tomorrow night?
Joe Pavelski was absent from the teams practice facility on Friday, the third Sharks player to fall victim to a nasty flu bug that seems to be making its way through the team.
The Sharks third defense pair has been a work in progress this season, and on Thursday night against Pittsburgh, Todd McLellan decided to switch it up again.
Ryane Clowe was the only player to score in a shootout, completing a 4-3 Sharks comeback win that looked unlikely after the Penguins took a 2-0 lead just over two minutes into the game at HP Pavilion.