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FINAL 123 T
Blues 1 0 01
Sharks 1 1 13
BOXSCORE  | PBP  | RECAP
SHARKS WON 4-1
GAME 1:  SAN JOSE 1, ST. LOUIS 0
Sharks rookie scores in OT to beat Blues
Final: Recap | Box Score
GAME 2:  SAN JOSE 3, ST. LOUIS 1
Marleau shows scoring teeth for Sharks
Final: Recap | Box Score
GAME 3:  ST. LOUIS 4, SAN JOSE 1
Sillinger sinks teeth into Sharks with hat trick
Final: Recap | Box Score
GAME 4:  SAN JOSE 4, ST. LOUIS 3
Sharks drive Blues to brink of elimination
Final: Recap | Box Score
GAME 5:  SAN JOSE 3, ST. LOUIS 1
Sharks first into Round 2 pool; Blues out
Final: Recap | Box Score
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Evgeni Nabokov

Injury replacement Mark Smith scored his first playoff goal and Evgeni Nabokov stopped 21 shots Thursday in the Sharks' 3-1 series-clinching win over the Blues. More...

Speedy play, win allow Sharks to take it slow
The San Jose Sharks earned Friday off with the NHL's quickest first-round playoff victory.



INDIVIDUAL LEADERS (Postseason)
  STL  SJ 
Goals Sillinger3 Marleau8
Assists 3 tied 2 Dimitrakos8
Points Sillinger4 Damphousse14
GAADivis 0.00 Nabokov 1.71
SPct.Divis 1.000 Nabokov .935


TEAM STATS (Postseason)
  STL       SJ      
Goals Scored 9 38
Goals Against 12 32
Power Play % 04.5 13.6
Penalty Kill % 90.3 91.7
Shots on Goal 25.6 24.4


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