4yAfter a 3-1 loss to the Ducks in Anaheim, the San Jose Sharks are looking up at the Dallas Stars and Los Angeles Kings in the Pacific Division and hanging on to the final playoff spot in the Western Conference.
4yThe Sharks and Ducks have been involved in some close games this season, with Anaheim winning four of five matchups. Watch the game on CSN California and follow along with In-Game Live!
4yIf the Sharks want to go on a playoff run, they must win their division instead of sliding in the back door, because low seeds generally do not fare well.
4yThe Sharks face SoCal rival Anaheim tonight at the Tank, looking to hold their newly-secured top spot in the Pacific with just six games remaining.More: NHL standings Galiardi to return Sharks video
4yTJ Galiardi steps back on the ice tonight vs. the Ducks after a six-game leave due to a back injury. "I'm just excited to get out there and help contribute."More: TJ Galiardi Sharks game logs
4yJoe Thornton told Drew Remenda that he's surprised his team is fighting for a playoff spot. However, he encouraged his teammates to not let the pressure be a detriment, but rather a motivator to perform better down the stretch.
4yThe Sharks need secondary scoring, and Andrew Desjardins is starting to find consistency. His recent output and ice time are strong indications.
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