Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 2/1/13
SAN JOSE -- Michal Handzus and Dan Boyle scored in the shootout to keep the Sharks perfect with a 3-2 win over the Edmonton Oilers on Thursday night. Edmonton tied the game 2-2 51 seconds into the third period when Taylor Hall capped a 2-on-1 break with his second goal of the season. Sharks defenseman Dan Boyle was caught behind the play leaving only rookie Matt Irwin to defend Jordan Eberle and Hall. The Sharks took a 2-1 lead into the final 20 minutes with all the scoring resulting within a four-minute stretch of the second period. Consecutive Edmonton turnovers resulted in San Jose taking a 2-0 on goals within 39 seconds. First, Oilers defenseman Ryan Whitney coughed up a puck in the neutral zone to send Logan couture in for an unassisted goal, his fifth of the season on a shot between Devan Dubnyk's pads at 7:32. Then Edmonton defenseman Ladislav Smid turned the puck over in the same spot as Whitney, allowing Joe Pavelski to skate in and beat Dubnyk top shelf at 8:11 t...
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