|The playoffs apparently can't come soon enough for the surging San Jose Sharks.
The Sharks routed the Minnesota Wild 6-1 on Thursday night at HP Pavilion as they took another step forward in their playoff push. Logan Couture and Martin Havlat each scored two goals, Raffi Torres had his first goal as a Shark, and Joe Pavelski notched his 14th goal of the season. Antti Niemi made 27 saves to earn his League-leading 23rd win.
The six goals matched the Sharks' season high -- they beat the Edmonton Oilers 6-3 in their second game of the season... Read more