Jones surrendered four goals on 28 shots in the Sharks’ win over the Rangers on Tuesday.The win snapped a three-game losing streak for the Sharks’ netminder, who is 3-5-0 with a 2.90 GAA and .894 SV% in March. He has gone 2-1-0 with a 2.63 GAA and .892 SV% in three starts against the Oilers this season.
Vlasic (undisclosed) will return to the Sharks’ lineup on Tuesday.
Vlasic missed Saturday’s game in Nashville, but will return tonight vs. the Rangers. Regarded as one of the best two-way defensemen in the NHL, Vlasic has recorded 22 points (5G / 17A) in 68 games this season while playing a shutdown role for San Jose.
Jones surrendered a whopping seven goals on 34 shots in the Sharks’ loss in Nashville on Saturday. Despite the ugly outing the Sharks will roll with Jones again tonight vs. the Rangers. He has lost three in a row and five of seven in March, but is 17-9-4 with a 2.07 GAA and .918 SV% on home ice this season.