ANAHEIM -– Not even losing their leading scorer in the first period affected the Sharks’ recently lacking emotion and ambition against one of their most hated rivals.
SAN JOSE – Pit bulls that pay the price.
SAN JOSE -– The Sharks and Canucks both likely enjoyed their Christmas breaks. What they didn’t enjoy was that first game back after the holiday layoff.
SAN JOSE –- Matt Nieto said he has recovered from an ankle injury that caused him to miss the last nine games.