Couture scored a goal on four shots and added two PIM in Friday's 5-4 overtime loss to the Golden Knights. Couture's third-period tally brought the Sharks within a goal. The star center is up to 12 goals, 20 points, 56 shots on net and 10 PIM in 21 outings. He should continue to be a consistent scorer in a top-line role.
Couture registered an assist in Monday's 6-2 win over the Avalanche. Couture earned the secondary helper on Kevin Labanc's game-tying goal in the second period. The assist extended Couture's point streak to four games, during which he's produced four goals and two helpers. He's at 19 points in as many outings this season as the Sharks' top-line center.
Couture scored a goal and added an assist in Saturday's 7-6 loss to the Blues. Couture's assist came on an Evander Kane power-play tally in the first period. The 31-year-old Couture later scored in the third period to tie the game at 6-6, but the Blues took the lead for good just 43 seconds later. The star center has an impressive 11 goals and seven helpers through 18 appearances this season.
Couture and the Sharks' game against the Golden Knights on Thursday has been postponed following the news that an unnamed San Jose player entered the NHL's COVID-19 protocols Wednesday. Couture will have to wait for Saturday's game versus the Blues for his next opportunity to add to the 10 goals and 16 points he's already racked up through 17 games this season.
Couture scored a goal on two shots and added two PIM in Monday's 6-2 loss to the Wild. Couture gave the Sharks a chance to bounce back in the second period, but that was the last goal they scored Monday. The 31-year-old center is up to 10 goals and 16 points through 17 outings this season. While there's not a ton of depth on the Sharks' roster, Couture is one of the more consistent scorers so far.
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