The San Jose Sharks lost to the Edmonton Oilers in the NHL Playoffs to end the 2016-17 NHL season. The Sharks carried a NHL record of 46-29-7 record in the Pacific Division. The San Jose Sharks are looking to return to the NHL playoffs in the 2017-18 NHL season.
Founded in 1991, the San Jose Sharks have quickly shown the NHL they are one of the better teams in the league. Fans flock on a nightly basis to the SAP Center in San Jose, CA to see their team in action and are well supported in the city.
The Sharks compete in the Pacific Division of the Western conference against team like the Anaheim Ducks, Arizona Coyotes, Calgary Flames, Edmonton oilers, Los Angeles Kings, Vancouver Canucks, and Vegas Golden Knights. They have made the Stanley Cup Finals in their their short history but have yet to bring home the Cup to San Jose. However, they have won six division titles and one conference championship.