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Transit systems tangle over Sharks, Blues

VTA of Santa Clara County, St. Louis Metro trade barbs on social media

by @NHL /

The San Jose Sharks and St. Louis Blues are battling for a spot in the Stanley Cup Final, and their cities' respective transit systems have been battling on social media.

After the Sharks won Game 2 of the Western Conference Final on Tuesday to even the best-of-7 series 1-1, Valley Transportation Authority of Santa Clara County in California expressed their happiness with the outcome on Twitter.

Tweet from @VTA: You're right @STLMetro, it does feel good to win. #SJSharks #NHL17Palvelski c u in #SanJose

Not to be outdone, the St. Louis Metro twitter account responded, making a reference to the movie "Jaws," noting what happens to the Shark in the film.

Tweet from @STLMetro: Enjoy it while it lasts @VTA - we all know how this movie ends #weareRoyScheider #stlblues #WeAllBleedBlue

Game 3 is at SAP Center in San Jose on Thursday (9 p.m. ET; NBCSN, CBC, TVA Sports).

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