Niemi leads Sharks past Penguins 2-1 in shootout

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Antti Niemi made 39 saves and stopped seven of eight shootout attempts to lead the San Jose Sharks to their 10th straight home win against the Pittsburgh Penguins, 2-1 on Monday night. Tommy Wingels beat Marc-Andre Fleury with a backhand in the eighth round of the shootout, and Niemi made[…]

Nieto has 2 goals and assist as Sharks beat Canucks 6-2

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Matt Nieto had two goals and an assist in leading the San Jose Sharks to a 6-2 victory over the Vancouver Canucks on Tuesday night. Chris Tierney, Melker Karlsson, Logan Couture and Marc-Edouard Vlasic also scored for San Jose, which was coming off a 4-0 home win Monday against Montreal.[…]

Sharks snap 8-game home skid with 4-0 win over Canadiens

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Ben Smith scored just hours after being acquired by San Jose in a deadline deal and the Sharks shut out Montreal for the third straight meeting in a 4-0 win over the Canadiens on Monday night. Joe Pavelski, Matt Irwin and Patrick Marleau also scored for the Sharks, who snapped[…]