Despite scoring first and leading in shots on net for most of the game, the San Jose Sharks fell 5-1 .
There is no formula, no recipe, for what can spark a miraculous comeback. For the San Jose Sharks, it was the sight of their captain left bloodied and motionless on the ice that inspired a thirst for vengeance and the snatching of victory from the jaws of defeat.
After surrendering their home-ice advantage in Game 1, the Ducks entered Game 2 with an obvious emphasis on aggression.
Closing out their five-game homestand, the Sharks saw a light on offense.
The Sharks went into Staples Center on a tear, but they left Los Angeles on a sour note.
The San Jose Sharks hockey team made a $30,000 donation to help a Peninsula high school’s special needs hockey group.
Late go-ahead goals in regulation are back-breakers, and the Sharks are learning that in a painful manner.