San Jose Sharks
Joe Thornton got San Jose off to a fast start with a power-play goal in the first period and TJ Galiardi added a goal in the second to help the Sharks force a decisive seventh game.
Kings goalie Jonathan Quick sometimes seems to be the only obstacle between San Jose and the Western Conference finals while the Sharks dominate much of their 2-2 series with the defending Stanley Cup champions.
Phase two of the NHL postseason begins tonight after an upset-filled opening round. Five of the lower seeds won their series and a record of 17 games (out of 47) went to overtime. All four […]