Antti Niemi News Archive
Niemi's season-opening winning streak ended at three games Tuesday when he allowed four goals on 32 shots in a loss to the Bruins.
Niemi will start Tuesday's game against the Bruins, David Pollak of the San Jose Mercury News reports.
Niemi turned away 35 shots Saturday to preserve a 4-2 victory for the Sharks.
Niemi will get the starting nod Saturday against the Devils, Kevin Kurz of CSN Bay Area reports.
The Sharks have announced that it will be Alex Stalock and not Niemi in net for Thursday's game against the Islanders, reports David Pollak of the Mercury News.
Niemi gave up five goals, including two comeback tallies late in the third period, on 34 shots Tuesday, but held on to beat the Capitals in a shootout.
Niemi was the first goalie off the ice at morning skate and will be in the net Tuesday against Washington, CSN Bay Area's Kevin Kurz reports.
Niemi turned aside all 34 shots he faced Wednesday, shutting out the Kings 4-0.
Coach Todd McLellan finally confirmed that Niemi would start Wednesday's season opener against the Kings.
Niemi was the first goalie off the ice at morning skate, an indication he'll receive the starting nod Wednesday versus the Kings, Kevin Kurz of CSNBayArea.com reports.