There was plenty of resistance to the Maloof Brothers' plan to find their bliss in Disneyland, and it began with Jerry Buss, who simply didnt want the audience for his LakerTV network to be splintered.
The Wings were agitated by at least two more snow showers in the face of goaltender Jimmy Howard, both from Joe Pavelski. It will doubtlessly become an issue as the series shifts to Detroit, especially in the media, where such things tend to reside.
Yes, this was San Joses best performance yet, a 2-1 win that choke-slammed the potent Red Wings. This Stanley Cup playoff series is drumhead-tight.
Especially since 2006, there has been no such thing as a stranglehold on a NHL Playoff series. Our Senior Insider Ray Ratto presents the reasons why the Sharks can't get comfortable with the series lead.
Blanked by goalie Jimmy Howard for two periods, the Sharks found a new gear -- forcing OT on Joe Pavelski's power play goal and winning when Benn Ferriero scored on his 24th birthday.