ST. PAUL - With his assist on Dan Boyles power play goal at 16:08 of the first period of Tuesday's game in Minnesota, Patrick Marleau recorded his 800th career NHL point.
ST. PAUL Minnesota youth hockey player Jack Jablonski, tragically paralyzed from an on-ice accident on Dec. 30, had some surprise guests beside his hospital bed on Monday.
ST. PAUL - Sharks head coach Todd McLellan on Tuesday gave his first comments on being chosen as one of the coaches for the 2012 NHL All-Star game in Ottawa on Jan. 29.
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