Antti Niemi


No team in the Western Conference has gotten off to a better start than the 9-2-0 Dallas Stars, and two former recent Sharks are playing a big role in that success.


SAN JOSE – The potential exists for an intriguing goalie matchup on Saturday afternoon in Dallas when the Sharks visit the Stars.


San Jose Sharks forward Logan Couture has left his team in Switzerland due to personal reasons, his agent, John Thornton, confirmed to on Saturday.


Editor's note: Over the next month, Sharks Insider Kevin Kurz and Postgame Live reporter Brodie Brazil will evaluate the 2011-12 performance of each player on the roster.