With the Sharks and the Coyotes set to face each other on Saturday night, here are the links you need to read before the game:NIEMI BACK IN GOAL
Mercury News writer Mark Emmons reports that goaltender Antti Niemi
will return to action on Saturday night after a brief one-game absence after taking a puck during Wednesday's practice.
[ Working the Corners
]ANNOUNCEMENT EXPECTED FROM FORMER SHARKS CAPTAIN
The San Jose Sharks will hold a press conference on Tuesday, February 7, at which point Owen Nolan will make an announcement regarding the future of his hockey career. The media event at HP Pavilion will be carried live on sjsharks.com.
]POWER PLAY SURGING
CSN California beat writer Kevin Kurz reports on a confident San Jose locker room and a surging Sharks power play. Read his game day blog 'What to Watch For' on Sharks Talk.
[ Sharks Talk
]BEHIND ENEMY LINES
PhoenixCoyotes.com writer Dave Vest previews the game from the Coyotes point of view, including players to watch and key injuries.
]SHARKS AND COYOTES PREVIEW
NHL.com writer Dave Lozo previews Saturday night's game, including trends to watch on both sides of the puck.