For additional insight into the Western Conference First Round series between the Los Angeles Kings and the San Jose Sharks, NHL.com has enlisted the help of Mike Johnston to break down the action. Johnston will be checking in throughout the series.
Johnston, 59, was most recently the coach of the Pittsburgh Penguins, compiling a 58-37-15 record during his tenure. He was coach and general manager of the Western Hockey League's Portland Winterhawks from 2008 to 2014. He also has been an assistant coach for the Kings and the Vancouver Canucks.
The San Jose Sharks won a second straight one-goal game on the road in Game 2 of their Western Conference First Round Series against the Los Angeles Kings, holding on for a 2-1 victory Saturday and taking a 2-0 lead in the best-of-7 series.