Joe Thornton


NASHVILLE – Sticking with the plan that got them here, the Sharks opted for rest on Wednesday between games three and four of their second round series with the Predators.


A look at how the Sharks and Predators match up against one another, headed into their second round series in the Stanley Cup Playoffs.



LOS ANGELES – Now, we’ll really find out if the 2016 Sharks are a better, more mentally strong version of themselves than they were two years ago.


SAN JOSE – Through the first nine periods of the Sharks-Kings first round battle, San Jose’s edge in five-on-five play was the biggest reason it enjoyed a two-games-to-none lead with a chance to i