4yTommy Wingels will be the Sharks candidate in the annual voting by writers to recognize the NHL player who best personifies sportsmanship, perseverance and dedication to the sport of hockey.
4ySharks forward Martin Havlat -- celebrating a goal in Tuesday night's game in L.A. -- either extended his middle finger or simply raised his glove while opening his hand. You be the judge.
4yRay Ratto says there's no compelling mathematical argument to be made for San Jose missing the playoffs; their hearts and minds will decide their fate.More: Sharks remaining schedule
4yThe Kings have won five straight games, and are playing their best hockey of the season. Conversely, the Sharks have lost eight of their last 11 and are looking at an early summer.
4yThe night couldnt have gone much worse for the Sharks. Not only did they lose to the Kings on Tuesday, 5-2, but the other four teams they are in direct competition with for a playoff spot all gained points in the standings.
4yThe Kings are expecting a fired up Sharks squad to show up in Los Angeles after a momentum-killing 5-3 home loss to the Ducks Monday.
4yA quick scan of the game sheets from the past month suggests the Sharks have given up goals immediately after its scored one itself -- a disturbing trend that needs to get fixed quickly.
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