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SAN JOSE Now that NHL realignment has been postponed for at least a year, there are no guarantees that Alex Ovechkin will make an appearance here at HP Pavilion in the 2012-13 season.
SAN JOSE When Marty Havlat sustained a partially torn hamstring in late December, shelving the winger for six-to-eight weeks, it vacated a place on the Sharks roster.
SAN JOSE Tommy Wingels return to the San Jose lineup meant that at least one Sharks forward that played on Wednesday in Anaheim had to sit. That forward was Torrey Mitchell.
SAN JOSE Its been a long four days since the Sharks last played a game, but its time that could benefit the team down the road.