|COL||0||0||1||(0 - 0)||1|
|SJS||0||1||2||(0 - 0)||3|
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) -Evgeni Nabokov made 24 saves and both Ryane Clowe and Jamie McGinn scored their first goals of the season to help the San Jose Sharks beat the Western Conference-leading Colorado Avalanche 3-1 on Friday night.
Dany Heatley added his ninth goal of the season. The Sharks have won four straight and six of their last seven games. They are 9-4-1 overall and 4-0-1 at home.
Anderson continually turned away the Sharks in the first two periods, making 31 saves before Clowe scored with 5.9 seconds left in the second. Anderson stopped shots by Patrick Marleau and Rob Blake before Clowe slipped it past.
Heatley redirected a pass from Jason Demers early in the third period.
Duchene scored a short-handed goal to make it 2-1, but McGinn knocked in a rebound 30 seconds later.
NOTES: Sharks center Joe Thornton took his first penalty of the season, an interference call late in the second period. ... Colorado defenseman John-Michael Liles returned to the ice after missing seven games because of a bruised right shoulder. ... The Sharks are 1-for-19 on power plays at home. ... Avalanche center Matt Hendricks was placed on the injured reserve list and center Philippe Dupuis was recalled from Lake Erie. ... Sharks defenseman Dan Boyle's points streak was snapped at nine games.
|Ryane Clowe (1) Backhand shot - ASST: Patrick Marleau (8), Rob Blake (3)|
1 - 0 SJS
|Dany Heatley (9) Tip-in - ASST: Jason Demers (9), Ryane Clowe (3)|
2 - 0 SJS
|SHG - Matt Duchene (2) Wrist shot - ASST: Adam Foote (2)|
2 - 1 SJS
|Jamie McGinn (1) Wrist shot - ASST: Patrick Marleau (9), Marc-Edouard Vlasic (3)|
3 - 1 SJS
|Matt Duchene Tripping against Dan Boyle|
|Brad Staubitz Cross checking against Chris Durno|
|Jason Demers Holding against Paul Stastny|
|John-Michael Liles Delaying Game-Puck over glass|
|David Koci Slashing against Ryane Clowe|
|Scott Hannan Interference against Dany Heatley|
|Joe Thornton Interference against Matt Duchene|
|Marc-Edouard Vlasic Tripping against Matt Duchene|
|Kyle Cumiskey Hooking against Scott Nichol|
|Dan Boyle Delaying Game-Puck over glass|
|SA: 46||TOI: 58:23|
|Saves: 43||EV: 31 - 34|
|PIM: 0||PP: 10 - 10|
|SV%: .935||SH: 2 - 2|
|SA: 25||TOI: 60:00|
|Saves: 24||EV: 15 - 15|
|PIM: 0||PP: 7 - 7|
|SV%: .960||SH: 2 - 3|