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Tarasov scores twice, including late winner, as Sharks beat IceCaps

Tuesday, 02.05.2013 / 9:25 PM / News

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Tarasov scores twice, including late winner, as Sharks beat IceCaps

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. - Rookie Daniil Tarasov scored twice, including the winner with 91 seconds left in regulation, as the Worcester Sharks came back to beat the St. John's IceCaps 3-2 in American Hockey League action Tuesday.

Tarasov completed the comeback for Worcester when he tipped a shot from Tim Kennedy past IceCaps goaltender Ed Pasquale.

Bracken Kearns scored the game-tying goal at 16:42 of the third period and added two assists. Kennedy assisted on all three goals for Worcester (21-18-6).

Jason Jaffray scored both goals for St. John's (21-23-3).

Harri Sateri made 30 saves for the Sharks.

Pasquale stopped 29 shots for the IceCaps.

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For us it's a little bit different. I've never been in front of this much media. This is more than we've ever had to deal with in Tampa. I guess we're on a little bit bigger stage now. It's nice, you have to enjoy it. This doesn't happen too often.

— Lightning forward J.T. Brown after his first Media Day experience on Tuesday in preparation of Game 1 on Wednesday