For the first time in over a year, Sharks fans were allowed inside the SAP Center in San Jose for Monday night’s NHL game. The change comes as many counties continue loosening COVID-19 restrictions.
From courts to fields to areas, many local professional sprots teams are welcoming back fans for the first time since the beginning of the pandemic this weekend.
The San Jose Sharks are the only pro sports team currently not allowed to play at home.
Residents can receive a COVID-19 test with no appointment, health insurance, or doctor's note.
Here is what happened on This Day in Sports History for April 23.
The majority of COVID-19 (coronavirus) cases in the Bay Area so far are in Santa Clara County. On Thursday, health officials took the added step of advising people to stay away from large gatherings.
Deboer has been with the Sharks since 2015 when he replaced Todd McLellan. He led the team to the Stanley Cup Finals the last three seasons.
It’s the end of the season for the San Jose Sharks after losing to the St. Louis Blues in Game 6 the Western Conference Finals on Tuesday night. The Blues winning 5 to 1.
Playoff hockey is back in the Bay Area. The San Jose Sharks faced off against the Vegas Golden Knights in the first round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. With Sharkie leading the way, San Jose Sharks fans marched to the SAP Center for Game 1.
The San Jose Sharks kicked off their playoff run on Thursday. The Sharks taking on the Anaheim Ducks in their quest for the Stanley Cup.
Since being traded to San Jose on February 26th, Evander Kane leads the team in goals and points, and – not coincidentally - the Sharks have raised their collective game.
Joe Pavelski took just 15 seconds to end San Jose's two-game scoring drought. Once that first puck went in, a bushel of goals followed.
It was a big night in San Jose Wednesday with a Game One victory for the Sharks in the Stanley Cup Playoffs. The San Jose Sharks defeated the Edmonton Oilers 3-2.
The NHL is making a big bet on Las Vegas. The league will expand to Las Vegas for the 2017-18 season after awarding its 31st franchise to billionaire businessman Bill Foley on Wednesday. Commissioner Gary Bettman announced the decision after the league's board of governors met on a 109-degree day and unanimously voted to put an ice hockey team in the Mojave Desert's gambling mecca.
The Pittsburgh Penguins are one victory away from clinching their fourth Stanley Cup championship.
Bounce-back performances from two key players moved the Pittsburgh Penguins to the brink of winning the Stanley Cup.
Traffic advisories have been issued around SAP Center Saturday, ahead of Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Finals.
Conor Sheary started the season in the minor leagues. Safe to say the Pittsburgh rookie is not heading back there anytime soon. If ever. Sheary's shot from just inside the left circle zipped by Martin Jones' glove and into the net 2:35 into overtime to give the Penguins a 2-1 victory over the San Jose Sharks on Wednesday night and a 2-0 lead in the Stanley Cup Final. Game 3 is Saturday...
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The nerves are gone. Spending your franchise's first 20 minutes in a Stanley Cup Final standing around while your opponent zips unimpeded from one end of the ice to the other will do that.
It wasn't supposed to take the San Jose Sharks this long to reach their first Stanley Cup Final. The franchise’s nearly quarter-century wait to play on the NHL's biggest stage will finally end Monday night when the puck drops for Game 1.