Sharks defeat Blues, sweep season series
St. Louis, MO (SportsNetwork.com) - Matt Irwin and Marty Havlat each recorded a goal and an assist to help the San Jose Sharks continue their mastery of the St. Louis Blues this season with a 4-2 win at Scottrade Center.
Joe Pavelski and Brent Burns also scored to support a 20-save effort from Antti Niemi as San Jose posted its third victory in as many meetings with the Blues in 2013-14. The Sharks have outscored St. Louis by a 16-7 margin in those matchups.
Patrick Marleau and Justin Braun contributed two assists apiece to the triumph, just the Sharks' second in their last seven overall.
Kevin Shattenkirk and Jay Bouwmeester had the goals for St. Louis, with Jaroslav Halak stopping 23 shots in the loss.
12/17 22:36:02 ET