Friday, March 14, 2014
Sharks just keep on swimming, swimming
By ESPN Stats & Information
Sharks 4, Blue Jackets 3 (SO)
* Sharks: Won four straight games
* Sharks: win gives SJ 93 pts on season, tied with Ducks for most in Pacific Division
* Patrick Marleau (SJ): Two goals; 60th multi-goal game of career (tied for eighth-most among active players).
* Sharks: 1-3 on power play; entered game 1-23 on PP since Olympics.
From Elias: Patrick Marleau scored a pair of goals for the Sharks in their shootout win at Columbus. Remarkably, it was Marleau's first multi-goal game since he began the lockout-delayed 2012-13 NHL season by scoring two goals in each of San Jose's first four games (Jan. 20-26, 2013).
Maple Leafs 3, Kings 2
* Kings: Loss snaps 8-game win streak.
* Kings: Led 2-0, allowed 3 unanswered.
* James Reimer (TOR): Saved all 31 shots he faced; came in to start 2nd period after Jonathan Bernier left with injury
Wild 2, Rangers 1
* Wild: Snap three-game winless streak (0-1-2 past three games).
* Rangers: 2-4-1 in past seven games.
* Zach Parise (MIN): Game-winning goal; four goals in last six games.
* Darcy Kuemper (MIN): 29 saves; 6-1-1 in past eight starts
Bruins 2, Coyotes 1
* Bruins: Seven consecutive wins; longest win streak since 2011-12 (also seven games).
* Zdeno Chara (BOS): Scored 16th goal; three shy of career-high 19 goals.
* Shane Doan (PHX): Played his 1,300th game (54th all-time)