San Jose Sharks in History

Events in Sport

  • 1991-10-04 San Jose Sharks play first NHL game in franchise history, a 4-3 loss in Vancouver; native Californian Craig Coxe scores club's first goal while Jeff Hackett makes an impressive 48 saves
  • 1991-10-09 San Jose Sharks beat Calgary for their 1st NHL win, 4-3
  • 2004-05-19 NHL Western Conference Final: Calgary Flames beat San Jose Sharks, 4 games to 2

Event of interestEvent of Interest

2005-11-30 The Boston Bruins trade captain Joe Thornton to the San Jose Sharks

NHL Star Joe Thornton
NHL Star
Joe Thornton
  • 2010-05-23 NHL Western Conference Finals: Chicago Black Hawks beat San Jose Sharks, 4 games to 0
  • 2011-05-24 NHL Western Conference Finals: Vancouver Canucks beat San Jose Sharks, 4 games to 1
  • 2016-06-12 Stanley Cup: Pittsburgh Penguins defeat San Jose Sharks 4-2 in San Jose

Birthdays in Sport

  • 1971-08-13 Marcus Ragnarsson, Ostervala SWE, NHL defenseman (SJ Sharks, Sweden)