SAN JOSE, Calif. - Joe Pavelski scored his first two goals of the pre-season and San Jose beat the defending Stanley Cup champion Anaheim Ducks 3-1 on Friday night.
Pavelski's second goal came at 15:48 of the third period, breaking up a close game that San Jose (2-0-1) dominated, outshooting the Ducks 36-19. It was San Jose's second win over the Ducks (2-3-1) in three nights.
San Jose rookie Devin Setoguchi broke a 1-1 tie in the second period with a power-play goal from the slot. It was Setoguchi's second goal in three pre-season appearances.
Anaheim tied it 1-1 in the second when top forward prospect Bobby Ryan scored his first goal of the pre-season on a power play.
The Sharks scored the only goal of the first period on a power play when Pavelski one-timed a cross-ice feed from defenceman Marc-Edouard Vlasic under Ducks goalie Ilya Bryzgalov.