San Jose begins its quest for the Cup on Wednesday night in Vancouver and the series will continue on every other night thereafter.
With a 3-2 loss to Los Angeles, the Sharks clinched the 6th seed and a first-round matchup with the Vancouver Canucks.
We break down each of the four remaining teams the Sharks could still face in the Western Conference Quarterfinals.
Thomas Greiss will get his first start in forever when the Sharks take on the Coyotes in Phoenix tonight at 7PM.
Trailing by a goal with a little over five minutes remaining in the third period, the Sharks got goals from Joe Pavelski and Logan Couture to secure their place in the 2013 Stanley Cup Playoffs.
Another team fighting for their playoff lives heads into the Shark Tank, with San Jose having yet another chance to mathematically guarantee themselves a spot in the postseason.
Despite coming back from a two-goal, third period deficit, a late Ryan Johansen goal prevented the Sharks from clinching a playoff spot on home ice.
Playoff berths and the Vezina Trophy are on the line as Antti Niemi and the Sharks face Sergei Bobrovsky and the Blue Jackets.
After an inauspicious start to his Sharks career. T.J. Galiardi appears to finally be emerging as an impact player.