VGK@SJS, Gm7: Sharks rally with four goals, win in OT
The Sharks score four power-play goals in 4:01 of the 3rd, then Barclay Goodrow tallies the overtime winner to complete an epic Game 7 comeback
SAN JOSE --Barclay Goodrow scored 18:19 into overtime, and the San Jose Sharks rallied with a four-goal, third-period power play in a 5-4 win against the Vegas Golden Knights in Game 7 of the Western Conference First Round at SAP Center on Tuesday.
The San Jose Sharks have twice avoided elimination against the Vegas Golden Knights in the Western Conference First Round, most recently when forward Tomas Hertl scored shorthanded at 11:17 of the second overtime Sunday for a 2-1 road victory to force Game 7.
Forward forces deciding game against Golden Knights with shorthanded goal in second overtime
Nicholas J. Cotsonika
/ NHL.com Columnist
LAS VEGAS -- Tomas Hertl was tired when he took the pass. The San Jose Sharks and Vegas Golden Knights had played more than 90 minutes of hockey by that point in the second overtime. In the neutral zone, on the penalty kill, with the season on the line, he thought maybe he should dump the puck and go for a change.
Sharks defeat Golden Knights in 2OT in Game 6, avoid elimination
Hertl scores shorthanded at 11:17 after Jones makes 58 saves for San Jose
/ NHL.com Correspondent
Hertl's shorthanded 2OT winner
SJS@VGK, Gm6: Hertl rips SHG in 2OT to force Game 7
R1, Gm6: Tomas Hertl skates into the zone and fires a shot past Marc-Andre Fleury to seal Game 6 with a shorthanded goal in double overtime
LAS VEGAS --Tomas Hertl scored a shorthanded goal 11:17 into the second overtime, and the San Jose Sharks avoided elimination with a 2-1 win against the Vegas Golden Knights in Game 6 of the Western Conference First Round at T-Mobile Arena on Sunday.