ANAHEIM – Corey Perry had no angle when he somehow slid the puck through Antti Niemi with less than three seconds left in the first period. That tied the game at 1-1.
SAN JOSE -- Sharks goaltender Alex Stalock has been nominated for the NHL’s Masterton Trophy, given annually by the league for perseverance and dedication to hockey.
It was unlikely that Logan Couture’s injury was of the devastating variety, after the center tried to return in the second period only to retreat to the dressing room again after a single shift.
If the Sharks manage leapfrog the Anaheim Ducks and win the Pacific Division, their shootout success will have played a gigantic role.