Matt Nieto was scratched from Sunday's tilt with Columbus with an undisclosed injury.
Matthew Nieto recorded an assist in a 2-1 loss to the Nashville Predators.
Matthew Nieto has been promoted to the top line alongside Joe Thornton and Joe Pavelski.
Matt Nieto tied his personal career high in goals of 10 during Thursday's 3-1 over the Oilers.
Matt Nieto scored the dagger in Friday's 3-1 win over the Coyotes, giving him his second two-game point streak in two weeks.
Matt Nieto has four goals and seven points in his last 10 games.
Matt Nieto scored twice and added an assist in a 6-2 win over Vancouver on Tuesday.
Matthew Nieto had an assist in San Jose's 5-2 loss to Tampa Bay on Sunday.
Matthew Nieto needed six stitches close a couple of cuts suffered on Thursday.
Matthew Nieto recorded an assist in a 3-1 win against Toronto on Thursday.
If Joe Thornton is unable to go on Saturday, then Matthew Nieto will fill in on the top line.
Matthew Nieto (ankle) is set to return on Tuesday.
Matthew Nieto (ankle) will probably return to the Sharks' lineup on Tuesday.
Matthew Nieto (ankle) continues to skate as he is getting closer to returning to the Sharks lineup.