ST. PAUL There were a number of Sharks players in the doghouse with coach Todd McLellan after Tuesdays 5-4 shootout loss to the Minnesota Wild.
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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.