ANAHEIM - One fortuitous and timely jump switched all over a game for that Anaheim Ducks and generated the initial regularions losing the season with the Sharks.
Saku Koivu scored the tying purpose early on inside finally period, defenseman Sheldon Souray netted this successful together with 6:39 left, as well as rookie San Jose's Thomas Greiss , coming on the site of their NHL debut inside January 2008, quit Anaheim's very first 24 photos because he nursed some sort of 1-0 lead created through Logan Couture 's first-period goal.
The wave switched within the finally span when Sharks facility Tommy Wingels attempted some sort of repairing move surrounding the boards inside his or her end, but didn't obtain puck to help defenseman Less in comparison with some 1/2 units later, that Ducks acquired a two-man advantage. The Sharks wiped out that long 5-on-3 edge, together with every with Anaheim's six electrical power plays.
"We don't take hold of this momentum, nonetheless it has been a great kill," Sharks captain Joe Thornton said. "We have a few odds to help rating there, too. It was only a good, competitive game, but it truly is difficult shedding that way."
The Ducks took your guide with a slap shot from the remaining stage by Souray of which beat Greiss huge to the baseball glove side.
San Jose shed still left mentoring Matt Beleskey at 11:20 in the first period.