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Calgary Flames vs. San Jose Sharks

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GAME: Calgary Flames (25-17-4-3) at San Jose Sharks (23-12-11-4).

TIME: Wednesday, 10:30 p.m. EST.

The San Jose Sharks look to continue their strong play at home as they host the Calgary Flames at HP Pavilion.

The Sharks beat the Minnesota Wild 4-0 on Saturday for their 17th win in their last 19 home games. Alyn McCauley had two goals, and Evgeni Nabokov made 24 saves for his fifth shutout of the season and 22nd of his career. San Jose has won 13 of its last 18 overall (13-3-1-1).

``I was sitting on the bench, and I couldn't believe how textbook it was,'' said Wayne Primeau, who scored in the first period. ``It just makes for an enjoyable evening. (Coach) Ron (Wilson) definitely stressed that we have to have a better second period than we've had in the past. We continued to throw the puck at them and forecheck, and that's the result.''

San Jose has scored 16 goals in its last six games, and got off 37 shots on Minnesota goalie Manny Fernandez.

``We seemed to be hitting on all cylinders,'' Wilson said. ``If we did make a mistake, Nabby was huge. We dominated in just about every category.''

Primeau's checking line, which includes Niko Dimitrakos and Todd Harvey, has been a big part of San Jose's recent success. Dimitrakos also scored in the first period Saturday, giving the line five goals in the Sharks' last four games. Harvey added two assists.

``They must be talking, because the chemistry they have on the ice is pretty amazing,'' Wilson said. ``Who says it's the fourth line? It's the Primeau line.''

The Flames are coming off Tuesday's 2-1 victory over Phoenix _ just their third win in eight games (3-4-1).

Shean Donovan scored the game-winner on a penalty shot with 2:08 remaining, and Jarome Iginla added his team-leading 19th goal for Calgary.

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