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Byfuglien's late goal lifts Jets past Sharks

Defenseman scores with 9.9 seconds remaining; San Jose will finish third in Pacific

by Eric Gilmore / Correspondent

SAN JOSE -- The San Jose Sharks will hit the road for the first two games of their Western Conference First Round series after yet another loss at home.

Defenseman Dustin Byfuglien scored with 9.9 seconds left in the third period to give the Winnipeg Jets a 5-4 victory against the Sharks at SAP Center on Thursday. The loss assured that the Sharks will finish third in the Pacific Division and open their Western Conference First Round series on the road against the Los Angeles Kings or Anaheim Ducks.

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Video Review: WPG @ SJS - 3:28 of the Third Period

Review determined Winnipeg's Scheifele kicked puck into net @NHLdotcom

Situation Room: WPG @ SJS

Situation Room: Review says no goal for Scheifele

4/7/16: A video review determined Mark Scheifele kicked the puck into the net, resulting in a call of no goal on the ice

  • 02:20 •

At 3:28 of the third period in the Jets/Sharks game, video review determined that Winnipeg's Mark Scheifele kicked the puck into the San Jose net. According to Rule 49.2 "A goal cannot be scored by an attacking player who uses a distinct kicking motion to propel the puck into the net.". No goal Winnipeg.

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Sharks host Jets, seek third straight win

San Jose trails Los Angeles by three points for second place in Pacific Division

by Eric Gilmore / Correspondent

JETS (33-39-8) at SHARKS (45-29-6)

TV: 10:30 p.m. ET; TSN3, CSN-CA+, NHL.TV

SAN JOSE -- Martin Jones will be in net for the San Jose Sharks against the Winnipeg Jets on Thursday at SAP Center.

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