San Jose 5, Buffalo 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 Total
Buffalo 1 0 1 2 Final 
San Jose 0 2 3 5  
 Scoring Summary  
 1st Period
 Buffalo7:19, Tim Connolly 13 (Jason Pominville, Jochen Hecht) 
 2nd Period
 San Jose2:07, Joe Pavelski 11 (Manny Malhotra) 
 San Jose14:00, Dany Heatley 30 (Joe Thornton, Rob Blake) 
 3rd Period
 Buffalo0:18, Jason Pominville 14 (power play) (Chris Butler, Tyler Myers) 
 San Jose6:31, Joe Pavelski 12 (Devin Setoguchi, Marc-Edouard Vlasic) 
 San Jose10:27, Jed Ortmeyer 6 (Ryane Clowe, Scott Nichol) 
 San Jose19:00, Jed Ortmeyer 7 (empty net) (Scott Nichol, Manny Malhotra) 
 Team Shots on Goal Faceoffs Power Plays
  1st 2nd 3rd Total   Won Lost   Converted Total
  Buffalo 14 15 11 40   34 35   1
  San Jose 5 9 9 23   35 34   0
 Buffalo
 Goalies       Shots   Saves 
  R. Miller  23   19 
 Skaters TOI G A +/- SOG PIM 
  C. Butler  23:00 0 1 -2 2
  T. Connolly  21:56 1 0 -1 4
  P. Gaustad  14:03 0 0 -1 2
  M. Grier  13:05 0 0 -2 3
  J. Hecht  18:01 0 1 0 1
  P. Kaleta  10:00 0 0 -1 0
  T. Kennedy  08:48 0 0 0 1
  T. Lydman  19:04 0 0 -3 0
  C. MacArthur  11:15 0 0 -1 0
  A. Mair  08:26 0 0 -1 1
  S. Montador  16:23 0 0 -3 2
  T. Myers  24:11 0 1 0 4
  J. Pominville  18:23 1 1 0 4
  C. Rivet  16:56 0 0 0 1
  D. Roy  17:09 0 0 -3 4
  D. Stafford  14:41 0 0 -1 6
  H. Tallinder  18:27 0 0 0 0
  T. Vanek  15:59 0 0 -2 5
 
 San Jose
 Goalies       Shots   Saves 
  E. Nabokov  40   38 
 Skaters TOI G A +/- SOG PIM 
  R. Blake  22:27 0 1 +1 1
  R. Clowe  16:16 0 1 +1 0
  J. Demers  21:27 0 0 +3 0
  D. Heatley  19:16 1 0 0 6
  K. Huskins  16:09 0 0 0 0
  J. Leach  15:49 0 0 0 1
  M. Malhotra  15:53 0 2 +2 0
  P. Marleau  19:39 0 0 +1 1
  T. Mitchell  09:39 0 0 0 2
  D. Murray  18:58 0 0 +1 1
  S. Nichol  14:28 0 2 +2 0
  J. Ortmeyer  11:49 2 0 +2 2
  J. Pavelski  18:29 2 0 +2 6
  D. Setoguchi  13:50 0 1 +1 1
  J. Shelley  06:35 0 0 0 0
  B. Staubitz  06:35 0 0 +1 0
  J. Thornton  18:17 0 1 0 1
  M. Vlasic  23:11 0 1 +3 2
 Penalty Summary
 1st Period
 Buffalo interference with goaltender - 2 min 9:30, P. Gaustad
 San Jose slashing - 2 min 13:09, B. Staubitz
 Buffalo roughing - 2 min 13:09, P. Gaustad
 San Jose hooking - 2 min 15:18, R. Clowe
 2nd Period
 San Jose too many men on the ice - 2 min 2:52, Bench served by D. Setoguchi
 San Jose slashing - 2 min 3:54, J. Ortmeyer
 Buffalo slashing - 2 min 9:15, A. Mair
 San Jose roughing - 2 min 14:40, B. Staubitz
 Buffalo roughing - 2 min 14:40, P. Kaleta
 San Jose tripping - 2 min 18:47, S. Nichol
 3rd Period
 Buffalo high sticking - 2 min 16:13, C. Rivet
 Buffalo hooking - 2 min 19:33, D. Stafford

Updated on Sunday, Jan 24, 2010 1:17 am ET

 
  Three Stars
E. Nabokov
Evgeni Nabokov
Sharks - G
Saves: 38
Save Pct.: .950
J. Pavelski
Joe Pavelski
Sharks - C
Goals: 2
Assists: 0
J. Ortmeyer
Jed Ortmeyer
Sharks - RW
Goals: 2
Assists: 0