Pavelski Scores Twice, Sharks Top Blues To Take 3-2 LeadJoe Pavelski scored two goals, including the go-ahead score in the opening minute of the third period, and the San Jose Sharks beat the St. Louis Blues 6-3 to take a 3-2 lead in the Western Conference final on Monday night.
Blues Sticking With Allen In Game 5 Against SharksAllen was strong in Game 4 in his first start of the postseason, making 31 saves in a 6-3 victory in San Jose on Saturday night that knotted the series at two games apiece.
Blues Beat Sharks 6-3 To Even Series At 2 Games ApieceSt. Louis Blues bounced back from consecutive shutout losses to beat the San Jose Sharks 6-3 on Saturday to even the Western Conference final at two games apiece.
Sharks' Burns Scores 2 Power-Play Goals, Jones Gets ShutoutBrent Burns scored San Jose's first two power-play goals of the Western Conference finals and Martin Jones stopped 26 shots for his second shutout of the postseason.
Elliott Leads Way, Blues Beat Sharks 2-1 In Game 1The Sharks were the best road team in the NHL in the regular season at 28-10-3, but have dropped four in a row on the road in these playoffs, including all three in the second round against Nashville.
Sharks Dominate From Start In 5-0 Game 7 Win vs. PredatorsCaptain Joe Pavelski got San Jose off to a fast start in Game 7 with his franchise record-tying ninth goal of the playoffs to send the Sharks to their first Western Conference final in five years with a 5-0 victory over the Nashville Predators.
2016 NBA Playoffs: Western Conference PreviewThe Warriors dominated the NBA regular season, with the Spurs close behind. Can Curry and company take the West again?
NBA Western Conference Second-Half OutlookNot much changed at the trade deadline, and all roads to the title still run through the Bay Area.
Rajon Rondo Deserves To Be An All-Star ReserveHe's not explosive like Russell Westbrook, he can't score like Damian Lillard, and he doesn't have the start quality of Chris Paul, but Rajon Rondo is just as, if not more, deserving to be an All-Star as any of them.
NBA 2015-2016 Season Preview: Western ConferenceThe 2015-2016 NBA season tips off October 27. Preview the Western Conference contenders, sleepers and teams jockeying for draft position.
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