Watching the San Jose Sharks hockey games has never been easier. In 2018-2019 there are several different cord cutting options available to watch NHL (R) hockey games without cable. In this review, we will cover several different available methods such as Sling TV and fuboTV. We also provide you with information regarding times and channels for all San Jose Sharks regular season games.
Watch San Jose Sharks Live Without Cable
Here is the list of channels required to watch Sharks hockey games and the different services that carry them.
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San Jose Sharks 2018-2019 TV Schedule
Here is the TV schedule for the 2018-2019 season.
|Date||Location||Home Team||Away Team|
|3/10/2018 22:30||SAP Center at San Jose||San Jose Sharks||Anaheim Ducks|
|5/10/2018 22:30||STAPLES Center||Los Angeles Kings||San Jose Sharks|
|8/10/2018 13:00||Barclays Center||New York Islanders||San Jose Sharks|
|9/10/2018 19:00||Wells Fargo Center||Philadelphia Flyers||San Jose Sharks|
|11/10/2018 19:00||Madison Square Garden||New York Rangers||San Jose Sharks|
|14/10/2018 13:00||Prudential Center||New Jersey Devils||San Jose Sharks|
|18/10/2018 22:30||SAP Center at San Jose||San Jose Sharks||Buffalo Sabres|
|20/10/2018 22:30||SAP Center at San Jose||San Jose Sharks||New York Islanders|
|23/10/2018 20:00||Bridgestone Arena||Nashville Predators||San Jose Sharks|
|26/10/2018 19:30||PNC Arena||Carolina Hurricanes||San Jose Sharks|
|28/10/2018 20:00||Honda Center||Anaheim Ducks||San Jose Sharks|
|30/10/2018 22:30||SAP Center at San Jose||San Jose Sharks||New York Rangers|
|1/11/2018 22:30||SAP Center at San Jose||San Jose Sharks||Columbus Blue Jackets|
|3/11/2018 22:30||SAP Center at San Jose||San Jose Sharks||Philadelphia Flyers|
|6/11/2018 22:30||SAP Center at San Jose||San Jose Sharks||Minnesota Wild|
|8/11/2018 20:30||American Airlines Center||Dallas Stars||San Jose Sharks|
|9/11/2018 20:00||Enterprise Center||St. Louis Blues||San Jose Sharks|
|11/11/2018 21:00||SAP Center at San Jose||San Jose Sharks||Calgary Flames|
|13/11/2018 22:30||SAP Center at San Jose||San Jose Sharks||Nashville Predators|
|15/11/2018 22:30||SAP Center at San Jose||San Jose Sharks||Toronto Maple Leafs|
|17/11/2018 22:30||SAP Center at San Jose||San Jose Sharks||St. Louis Blues|
|20/11/2018 22:30||SAP Center at San Jose||San Jose Sharks||Edmonton Oilers|
|23/11/2018 21:00||SAP Center at San Jose||San Jose Sharks||Vancouver Canucks|
|24/11/2018 22:00||T-Mobile Arena||Vegas Golden Knights||San Jose Sharks|
|27/11/2018 19:00||KeyBank Center||Buffalo Sabres||San Jose Sharks|
|28/11/2018 19:30||Scotiabank Arena||Toronto Maple Leafs||San Jose Sharks|
|1/12/2018 13:00||Canadian Tire Centre||Ottawa Senators||San Jose Sharks|
|2/12/2018 19:00||Centre Bell||Montréal Canadiens||San Jose Sharks|
|5/12/2018 22:30||SAP Center at San Jose||San Jose Sharks||Carolina Hurricanes|
|7/12/2018 20:00||American Airlines Center||Dallas Stars||San Jose Sharks|
|8/12/2018 20:00||Gila River Arena||Arizona Coyotes||San Jose Sharks|
|10/12/2018 22:30||SAP Center at San Jose||San Jose Sharks||New Jersey Devils|
|13/12/2018 22:30||SAP Center at San Jose||San Jose Sharks||Dallas Stars|
|16/12/2018 19:00||United Center||Chicago Blackhawks||San Jose Sharks|
|18/12/2018 20:00||Xcel Energy Center||Minnesota Wild||San Jose Sharks|
|20/12/2018 22:30||SAP Center at San Jose||San Jose Sharks||Winnipeg Jets|
|22/12/2018 16:00||SAP Center at San Jose||San Jose Sharks||Los Angeles Kings|
|23/12/2018 20:00||SAP Center at San Jose||San Jose Sharks||Arizona Coyotes|
|27/12/2018 22:30||SAP Center at San Jose||San Jose Sharks||Anaheim Ducks|
|29/12/2018 16:00||Rogers Place||Edmonton Oilers||San Jose Sharks|
|31/12/2018 21:00||Scotiabank Saddledome||Calgary Flames||San Jose Sharks|
|2/1/2019 21:30||Pepsi Center||Colorado Avalanche||San Jose Sharks|
|5/1/2019 23:00||SAP Center at San Jose||San Jose Sharks||Tampa Bay Lightning|
|7/1/2019 22:30||SAP Center at San Jose||San Jose Sharks||Los Angeles Kings|
|8/1/2019 22:30||SAP Center at San Jose||San Jose Sharks||Edmonton Oilers|
|10/1/2019 22:00||T-Mobile Arena||Vegas Golden Knights||San Jose Sharks|
|12/1/2019 22:00||SAP Center at San Jose||San Jose Sharks||Ottawa Senators|
|15/01/2019 22:00||SAP Center at San Jose||San Jose Sharks||Pittsburgh Penguins|
|16/01/2019 22:00||Gila River Arena||Arizona Coyotes||San Jose Sharks|
|19/01/2019 19:00||Amalie Arena||Tampa Bay Lightning||San Jose Sharks|
|21/01/2019 19:00||BB&T Center||Florida Panthers||San Jose Sharks|
|22/01/2019 19:00||Capital One Arena||Washington Capitals||San Jose Sharks|
|2/2/2019 22:30||SAP Center at San Jose||San Jose Sharks||Arizona Coyotes|
|5/2/2019 20:00||Bell MTS Place||Winnipeg Jets||San Jose Sharks|
|7/2/2019 21:00||Scotiabank Saddledome||Calgary Flames||San Jose Sharks|
|9/2/2019 19:00||Rogers Place||Edmonton Oilers||San Jose Sharks|
|11/2/2019 22:00||Rogers Arena||Vancouver Canucks||San Jose Sharks|
|14/02/2019 22:30||SAP Center at San Jose||San Jose Sharks||Washington Capitals|
|16/02/2019 22:00||SAP Center at San Jose||San Jose Sharks||Vancouver Canucks|
|18/02/2019 22:00||SAP Center at San Jose||San Jose Sharks||Boston Bruins|
|21/02/2019 19:00||PPG Paints Arena||Pittsburgh Penguins||San Jose Sharks|
|23/02/2019 17:00||Nationwide Arena||Columbus Blue Jackets||San Jose Sharks|
|24/02/2019 15:00||Little Caesars Arena||Detroit Red Wings||San Jose Sharks|
|26/02/2019 19:00||TD Garden||Boston Bruins||San Jose Sharks|
|1/3/2019 22:30||SAP Center at San Jose||San Jose Sharks||Colorado Avalanche|
|3/3/2019 22:00||SAP Center at San Jose||San Jose Sharks||Chicago Blackhawks|
|7/3/2019 22:30||SAP Center at San Jose||San Jose Sharks||Montréal Canadiens|
|9/3/2019 16:00||SAP Center at San Jose||San Jose Sharks||St. Louis Blues|
|11/3/2019 20:00||Xcel Energy Center||Minnesota Wild||San Jose Sharks|
|12/3/2019 20:00||Bell MTS Place||Winnipeg Jets||San Jose Sharks|
|14/03/2019 22:30||SAP Center at San Jose||San Jose Sharks||Florida Panthers|
|16/03/2019 22:30||SAP Center at San Jose||San Jose Sharks||Nashville Predators|
|18/03/2019 22:30||SAP Center at San Jose||San Jose Sharks||Vegas Golden Knights|
|21/03/2019 22:30||STAPLES Center||Los Angeles Kings||San Jose Sharks|
|22/03/2019 22:00||Honda Center||Anaheim Ducks||San Jose Sharks|
|25/03/2019 22:30||SAP Center at San Jose||San Jose Sharks||Detroit Red Wings|
|28/03/2019 22:30||SAP Center at San Jose||San Jose Sharks||Chicago Blackhawks|
|30/03/2019 21:00||SAP Center at San Jose||San Jose Sharks||Vegas Golden Knights|
|31/03/2019 20:00||SAP Center at San Jose||San Jose Sharks||Calgary Flames|
|2/4/2019 22:00||Rogers Arena||Vancouver Canucks||San Jose Sharks|
|4/4/2019 21:00||Rogers Place||Edmonton Oilers||San Jose Sharks|
|6/4/2019 22:30||SAP Center at San Jose||San Jose Sharks||Colorado Avalanche|
Stream San Jose Sharks NHL Games With fuboTV
fuboTV is our top choice for streaming NHL hockey games. fuboTV does not require a contract nor does it have any installation costs. This live streaming service gives subscribers access to most of the TV networks that carry NHL games such as NBC Sports California, NBC Sports California+, and NBC Sports Network. fuboTV also includes MSG and NESN.
The Sharks have every single game on these channels. NBC SportsNet airs 2 national games every week as well so you can watch even more hockey games live. The service also includes popular channels such as FOX Sports Networks, RSNs, college football networks, FX, USA, NBA TV, and more. fuboTV provides access to every U.S. NHL team with the exceptions of the Las Vegas Golden Knights, Pittsburgh Penguins, and Colorado Avalanche.
fuboTV offers two different packages fubo ($39.99/month) and fubo Extra ($44.99/month). The fubo package contains over 80+ channels and the fubo Extra package has 100+ channels. New customers can get the first month of either package at a 20% discount through our link.
Please read our comprehensive fuboTV review for more details.
Watch Live Sharks Games With Sling TV
Sling TV is also a great option for viewing Sharks games this year. Sling TV does not require a contract nor does it have any installation costs. This live TV streaming service offers NBC, NBCSN, USA, CNBC, GOLF Channel, and NHL Network. Most importantly they carry the Sharks RSN, NBC Sports California.
Sling TV offers the Sling Orange and Sling Blue plans. Both streaming plans cost $25/month or you can get Orange + Blue for $40/month.
Please read our comprehensive Sling TV review for more details.
If you are traveling your local games may be blacked out. To overcome this, use Sling TV with a VPN service and you will be able to watch your team play out-of-market.
Additional Ways To Stream San Jose Sharks Games
- NHL.TV – Formerly known as “GameCenter Live,” NHL.TV makes every NHL regular season game available live online. This service is loaded with blackout restrictions. You will likely need a VPN.
- DIRECTV NOW – To get hockey you need to sign up for the service that costs $55/month. They don’t carry NESN. This service is for cord-cutters looking for a satellite TV style experience.
- PlayStation Vue – You will need to get the Core package for $49.99/month. PS Vue is good but is for people who primarliy streaming through their game console.
- Hulu – Hulu is a popular service but they have ala carte options that other services feature. They do not cover NESN. Their service costs $39.99/month.
- YouTube TV – Very popular new service but lack variety of streaming packages and add-ons. Does not carry the MSG Network. This service costs $40.00/month.
How To Use A VPN To Stream San Jose Sharks
NHL is one of those sports that has a lot of blackout restrictions, especially for hockey cord-cutters. The good news is there is a way around these blackout restrictions for most of the services covered in this guide.
Services like NHL.TV will blackout your local team. However, there is good news and that news is VPNs or Virtual Private Networks. VPNs help protect your streaming data and viewing habits by encrypting it. Today’s VPNs are fast and inexpensive.
A VPN allows you to “mask” your IP address by connecting to a server in another location. If your local hockey team has blackouts then you simply connect to a different region that is able to show your team. You may also use a VPN to access RSNs in different geographical regions.
Our top-rated VPN is ExpressVPN. ExpressVPN is a fast, reliable, and inexpensive option to pair with your favorite streaming service. Plans begin as low as $8.32/month. You can try ExpressVPN free for 30-days.
Please Note: Using a VPN may be against your streaming service’s user agreement and you should proceed with caution.
Illegal Streams of San Jose Sharks Games
It is our policy to never recommend any illegal streams of NFL games or anything else. Most illegal “free” streams put you at a considerable risk to acquire viruses and dangerous malware. These streams are untrustworthy, blurry, low-quality, and quite frankly just flat out garbage. It is not worth the risk by any means just to save a few bucks.
2018-2019 NHL Team Guide For Watching Games Online
Detroit Red Wings
Tampa Bay Lightning
Toronto Maple Leafs
Columbus Blue Jackets
New Jersey Devils
New York Islanders
New York Rangers
Los Angeles Kings
San Jose Sharks
Vegas Golden Knights
St. Louis Blues