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The San Jose Sharks are a professional ice hockey team based in San Jose, California. They are members of the Pacific Division of the Western Conference of the National Hockey League . They play their home games at the SAP Center, known locally as the Shark Tank. The Sharks were founded in 1991 and were the first NHL franchise based in the San Francisco Bay Area since the California Golden Seals relocated to Cleveland in 1976. They have won six division titles and one conference championship.

San Jose Sharks
2016–17 San Jose Sharks season
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Conference Western
Division Pacific
Founded 1991
History San Jose Sharks
1991–present
Home arena SAP Center
City San Jose, California
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Colors

Deep Pacific teal, burnt orange, black, white

                   
Media CSN California
K-FOX (98.5 FM)
Owner(s) San Jose Sports & Entertainment Enterprises
(Hasso Plattner, governor)
General manager Doug Wilson
Head coach Peter DeBoer
Captain Joe Pavelski
Minor league affiliates San Jose Barracuda (AHL)
Allen Americans (ECHL)
Stanley Cups 0
Conference championships 1 (2015–16)
Presidents' Trophy 1 (2008–09)
Division championships 6 (2001–02, 2003–04, 2007–08, 2008–09, 2009–10, 2010–11)
Official website www.nhl.com/sharks

The San Jose Sharks are a professional ice hockey team based in San Jose, California. They are members of the Pacific Division of the Western Conference of the National Hockey League (NHL). They play their home games at the SAP Center, known locally as the Shark Tank. The Sharks were founded in 1991 and were the first NHL franchise based in the San Francisco Bay Area since the California Golden Seals relocated to Cleveland in 1976. They have won six division titles and one conference championship.