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Jones helps Sharks sweep series vs Kings with 4-2 win

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Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what's clicking on Foxnews.com. Martin Jones made 42 saves to stymie Los Angeles for a second straight game, and the San Jose Sharks beat the Kings 4-2 on Wednesday night. Jones followed up a 41-save performance in a 2-1 win Monday with another sharp effort to become the first Sharks goalie with at least 40 saves in consecutive games since Arturs Irbe in 1993, according to SportRadar. After getting pulled five times in his first 15 starts this year, Jones has allowed just five goals on 147 shots in his past four.


Sharks score late, then sink Kings 4-3 in shootout

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Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what's clicking on Foxnews.com. If the San Jose Sharks can ever figure out how to manage the second period, they might be onto something this season. Logan Couture scored in a shootout after teammate Evander Kane tied the game with 44.3 seconds remaining in regulation, and the Sharks beat the Los Angeles Kings 4-3 on Tuesday night despite blowing a two-goal lead. "It was a little bit of a rollercoaster," Couture said.


Tarasenko, Blues edge Sharks 2-1 in shootout to stop skid

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Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what's clicking on Foxnews.com. Vladimir Tarasenko scored the decisive goal in a shootout and the St. Louis Blues snapped a five-game losing streak by beating the San Jose Sharks 2-1 on Friday night. "We finally won a game," Tarasenko said. "This is a really nice feeling. It's nice to be in the locker room after wins."


Kopitar, Kings start and finish strong to pummel Sharks 6-2

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Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what's clicking on Foxnews.com. The Los Angeles Kings finally got the fast start they had been waiting for. Anze Kopitar, Carl Grundstrom and Jaret Anderson-Dolan each had a goal and an assist to help the Kings beat the San Jose Sharks 6-2 on Thursday night and snap a five-game losing streak. "I can't remember doing that in a long time," Kings coach Todd McLellan said of the four-goal cushion.


Kings' five-game winning streak ends with 4-1 loss to the Sharks

Los Angeles Times

The difference between the Kings and San Jose Sharks could be measured by the width of a hockey stick and the thickness of a goal post. Midway through the game, Sharks defenseman Brent Burns made a goal-saving stick play on Trevor Lewis. Minutes later, Tanner Pearson hit the crossbar, one of two struck crossbars by the Kings on the night. The Kings had a lot of those plays go right for them during their five-game winning streak, but it finally fell wrong for them Wednesday in a 4-1 loss at Staples Center. The streak was snapped because of a late first-period breakdown that put them behind 3-0, and the Sharks rode through behind ex-Kings goalie Martin Jones and perhaps some Stanley Cup finalist mettle such as the Burns play.