If Kyle Shanahan is indeed the 49ers' next head coach, having to wait for him to free up could prove valuable for San Francisco...
The Avalanche tied the game midway through the third, but David Schlemko's OT marker gave the Sharks their fourth straight win.
DeMarcus Cousins played lead fiddle as a one-man show in Chicago, but a rough late foul call with time windling down doomed the Kings.
Patrick Marleau is quickly closing in on an elite group of NHL icons with 500 or more career goals. He notched No. 493 in the Sharks' blowout win over the Red Wings.