SAN JOSE – Sharks forward Patrick Marleau is the team’s “hottest goal scorer,” in the words of Todd McLellan, but that didn’t prevent the coach from demoting the franchise's all-time leading score
SAN JOSE –- Patrick Marleau is the only current Sharks player that has been with the team since it last missed the playoffs in 2003.
SAN JOSE -– Sharks tough guy John Scott was the only missing body from practice on Thursday, due to illness.
SAN JOSE -– If there was one constant to the Sharks’ play during their eight-game home losing streak, it was a distinct lack of energy and emotion.
Programming note: Canadiens-Sharks coverage starts tonight at 7:00 p.m. with Sharks Pregame Live on Comcast SportsNet California.