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Sharks shut out Predators in Game 7

Posted: May 12, 2016

Joe Pavelski and Joel Ward scored first-period goals, Martin Jones had a 20-save shutout, and the San Jose Sharks defeated the Nashville Predators 5-0 in Game 7 to win the Western Conference Second Round series at SAP Center on Thursday.

The Sharks advanced to the Western Conference Final for the fourth time, the first since 2011, and will play the St. Louis Blues in Game 1 on Sunday.

San Jose went 4-0 at home against Nashville in the best-of-7 series and is 8-0 against the Predators in the Stanley Cup Playoffs here.

 

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Predators force Game 7

Posted: May 9, 2016

Viktor Arvidsson scored the first Stanley Cup Playoff goal of his career at 2:03 of overtime to lift the Nashville Predators to a 4-3 victory against the San Jose Sharks in Game 6 of the Western Conference Second Round at Bridgestone Arena on Monday. 

The best-of-7 series is tied 3-3. Game 7 will be in San Jose on Thursday. 

Arvidsson carried the puck into the Sharks zone and beat goaltender Martin Jones with a backhand shot over his shoulder. 

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Sharks storm past Predators

Posted: May 8, 2016

The San Jose Sharks bounced back from a triple-overtime loss to the Nashville Predators and now are one win from reaching the Western Conference Final for the first time since 2011.

Joe Pavelski scored two goals, Martin Jones made 24 saves, and the Sharks defeated the Predators 5-1 in Game 5 of the Western Conference Second Round at SAP Center on Saturday.

The Sharks have a 3-2 lead in the best-of-7 series and can end it by winning Game 6 at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville on Monday

 

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Fisher scores in triple OT

Posted: May 6, 2016

Mike Fisher scored 11:12 into the third overtime to give the Nashville Predators a 4-3 win against the San Jose Sharks in Game 4 of their Western Conference Second Round series at Bridgestone Arena on Thursday.

Fisher collected a rebound in front of the Sharks net and slid the puck around goaltender Martin Jones for his second goal of the game and fourth of the 2016 Stanley Cup Playoffs.

At 111:12, it is the longest game in Predators history. It is also the longest of the 2016 postseason, passing the 96:00 the New York Islanders and Florida Panthers played in Game 5 of their Eastern Conference First Round series.

 

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