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Dustin Brown #23 of the Los Angeles Kings has the puck knocked away by Justin Braun #61 of the San Jose Sharks during the second period in Game Six of the First Round of the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Staples Center on April 28, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

San Jose Sharks Fall Again As Los Angeles Kings Force Game 7

Williams and Anze Kopitar each had two goals and an assist, and Jonathan Quick made 25 saves as the Kings became just the ninth team in NHL history to force a seventh game after losing the first three.

04/28/2014

Logan Couture #39, Antti Niemi #31 and Patrick Marleau #12 of the San Jose Sharks react to a Los Angeles Kings goal during a 6-3 loss in Game Four of the First Round of the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Staples Center on April 24, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

San Jose Sharks Can’t Finish Sweep, Fall 6-3 To Los Angeles Kings In Game 4

Jonathan Quick made 36 saves for Los Angeles, which chased Sharks goalie Antti Niemi on Gaborik’s beautiful goal early in the third period.

04/24/2014

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Sharks Beat Kings 4-3 In OT, Take 3-0 Series Lead

After Patrick Marleau’s fourth career playoff overtime goal silenced Staples Center for maybe the next-to-last time this season, the veteran San Jose Sharks forward attributed his knack for postseason heroics to one simple trait. “Well, […]

KHTK Sports 1140–04/23/2014

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Sharks Score 7 Unanswered, Grab 2-0 Lead

The San Jose Sharks got a spark from an unusual place and turned a close game into another laugher against Jonathan Quick and the Los Angeles Kings. Fourth-liners Mike Brown and Raffi Torres scored second-period […]

KHTK Sports 1140–04/21/2014

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Sharks Beat Kings 6-3 In Game 1

The San Jose Sharks spent seven games struggling to get the puck past Jonathan Quick in a playoff loss a year ago. Quick struggled to stop anything in the opener of the rematch. Tomas Hertl […]

KHTK Sports 1140–04/18/2014

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Kings-Sharks Rivalry Resumes In 1st Round

The rivalry between the Los Angeles Kings and San Jose Sharks has grown so intense in recent years that even newcomers take little time to acclimate themselves to the animosity. Rookie Tomas Hertl has spent […]

KHTK Sports 1140–04/14/2014

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Sharks Close Season With 3-2 Win Over Coyotes

The San Jose Sharks had been trying to get Joe Pavelski to 40 goals for three games, looking for him at every chance, sending extra passes his way. Pavelski got No. 40 out of the […]

KHTK Sports 1140–04/13/2014

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Ducks Beat Sharks 5-2, Clinch Pacific Title

When Jakob Silfverberg’s short-handed goal rattled into the Sharks’ empty net, the Anaheim Ducks could finally celebrate a division title that nearly got away. Just a few weeks after San Jose knocked them off the […]

KHTK Sports 1140–04/10/2014

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Sharks Fall, Pacific Hopes Take Big Hit

A night after giving San Jose an opening to the Pacific Division title by winning in Anaheim, the Nashville Predators might have closed it up again by beating the Sharks. Patric Hornqvist had two goals […]

KHTK Sports 1140–04/06/2014

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Marleau’s Goal Lifts Sharks Past Oilers 5-4

Patrick Marleau has had a lot of success against the Edmonton Oilers this season. The Sharks’ assistant team captain found another way to keep the good times rolling. In the process, he just might have […]

KHTK Sports 1140–04/02/2014

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Avalanche Clinch Playoffs With 3-2 Win Over Sharks

The Colorado Avalanche are back in the postseason. But they may have to move on without Matt Duchene. If Semyon Varlamov continues his breakout season, the Avalanche might not miss their leading scorer. Varlamov had […]

KHTK Sports 1140–03/30/2014

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1st-Place Sharks Lose Fourth In 6 Games

The San Jose Sharks squandered another chance to open up their lead over the Anaheim Ducks. Tobias Enstrom scored a power-play goal with 3:36 remaining in the third period to help the Winnipeg Jets deal […]

KHTK Sports 1140–03/28/2014