kpix-7-2013-masthead kcbs 7-2013-masthead

Latest Sports

Toews, Stalberg Lift Blackhawks Over Sharks 4-3

View Comments
Sharks v Blackhawks

The Sharks’ Marc-Edouard Vlasic and the Blackhawks’ Marcus Kruger chase the puck Sunday night in Chicago (Bill Smith/Getty Images)

Sharks Central
Shop for Sharks Gear
Buy Sharks Tickets

NHL Scoreboard
NHL Standings
Team STATS
Team Schedule
Team Roster
Team Injuries

Sports Fan Insider

Keep up with your favorite teams and athletes with daily updates.
Sign Up

CHICAGO (CBS/AP) — Jonathan Toews and Viktor Stalberg each had a goal and an assist, and the Chicago Blackhawks beat San Jose 4-3 on Sunday night and ended the Sharks’ eight-game point streak.

Dave Bolland and rookie Andrew Shaw also scored for Chicago, which has won three of four and is 3-0-2 in its last five. Shaw’s goal was his fourth in seven games since being recalled from the AHL.

Joe Pavelski, Jamie McGinn and rookie Tommy Wingels scored for the Sharks, who lost in regulation for the first time since Dec. 26. San Jose had won six of seven, and was 6-0-2 in its previous eight.

Chicago’s Corey Crawford made 21 saves.

Antti Niemi stopped 36 shots for the Sharks. Niemi, who backstopped the Blackhawks to the Stanley Cup title in 2010, has started all seven games between these teams since joining the Sharks last season.

(Copyright 2012 by CBS San Francisco. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed)

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus