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The Sharks managed only 19 shots on goal, including just three in the second period, while the Blues fired three of their 32 shots past Antti Niemi, handing San Jose a 3-1 loss Saturday at HP Pavilion.
Losers of seven of their last nine, the Sharks are looking for a boost. They could get it tonight against the Blues with Logan Couture and Douglas Murray on the brink of return.
The Sharks have been without defenseman Douglas Murray for eight games and center Logan Couture for two. That could all change tonight.