Joe Thornton has dominated the Los Angeles Kings in the faceoff circle three games into San Jose's second-round series.
After sweeping the Vancouver Canucks, the San Jose Sharks have some light days ahead of them.
Captain Joe Thornton acknowledged Saturday that the team was concerned about sustaining injuries in its regular season finale against the Kings.
Coach Todd McLellan moved Joe Thornton to the fourth line between Andrew Desjardins and Adam Burish at the start of the third period Sunday.
Joe Thornton had an assist on Tuesday.
Joe Thornton logged a season-low 10:30 of ice time in Tuesday's 4-0 loss to Columbus.
Joe Thornton scored a goal and an assist to help the San Jose Sharks win their sixth game in a row on Wednesday.
Joe Thornton scored his sixth of the season and added an assist in the San Jose Sharks 3-2 win over the Vancouver Canucks.
Joe Thornton registered his 25th assist of the season on Thursday.
Joe Thornton was the San Jose Sharks' lone goal scorer as they fell 4-1 to the Calgary Flames on Wednesday.
Joe Thornton had an assist in San Jose's 2-1 loss Friday.
Joe Thornton scored for the fourth time this season in San Jose's 2-1 win versus St. Louis Tuesday.
Joe Thornton commented on his fight with the Blackhawks Jonathan Toews after Friday night's game.
Joe Thornton exploded for three assists and his first goal of the season in the Sharks 5-3 win over the Phoenix Coyotes.