Antti Niemi had his share of difficulties Tuesday night as the Sharks were beaten by Boston by a score of 5-3.
Antti Niemi will probably start against Boston on Tuesday.
Antti Niemi set aside 35 shots in the Sharks’ 4-2 win over New Jersey on Saturday night.
Antti Niemi allowed five goals on 34 shots Tuesday as the Sharks barely outpaced the Capitals in a 6-5 shootout victory.
Niemi was sharp in the Sharks opening night win at Los Angeles. He stopped all 34 shots he faced to secure his first win and first shutout of the season.
Antti Niemi will start for San Jose in its season opener on Wednesday.
Antti Niemi stopped 26-of-30 shots in the Sharks 4-1 preseason loss to the Kings on Tuesday night.
Antti Niemi played all 65 minutes of Friday night's game against Arizona, stopping 17 of 18 shots.
There's speculation that the San Jose Sharks will unload goaltender Antti Niemi.
Antti Niemi let in three goals on 28 shots in San Jose's 5-1 loss to Los Angeles in Game 7 of their first round playoff series on Wednesday night.
Antti Niemi is expected to start in Game 7 on Wednesday.
The biggest question going into Wednesday night's trio of Game 7's is who will get the start in the Sharks' goal, as both Antti Niemi and Alex Stalock have struggled through Games 4, 5 and 6.
Antti Niemi was pulled in Game 5 against the Kings, the second straight time he's been yanked in the first-round series.
Antti Niemi isn't overly concerned after being pulled from Game 4 on Thursday.