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The Worcester Sharks had a lukewarm weekend. Perhaps it was closer to tepid. They lost two of three games in three days. Friday they played at Providence, scoring first but losing 3-1. That first goal was a short handed tally by Marek Viendensky, at 19:15 of the second period. It held up until the mid-point of the third period when the Bruins tied the game. The Bruins scored two more in the last three minutes of the third, including an empty netter. The final SOG count was 23-19 Bruins, Alex Stalock made 20 saves.
3/1/13 scores & saves:
Worcester: Marek Viedensky(2)(SHG). Alex Stalock made 20 saves for the Sharks. The Sharks power play went 0/4, their penalty kill 5/6.
Providence: Kyle MacKinnon(10)(PPG, Tardif, Cunningham), Alden Hirschfeld(3), Trent Whitfield(5)(ENG, Hanson, Exelby) Continue reading "AHL/ECHL Monday Mentions, March 4"
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Sharks winger Martin Havlat left Saturday’s win over the Predators with an injury and it sounds like he could be missing additional time:
#SJSharks are saying Marty Havlat is day-to-day with a lower body injury.
— David Pollak (@PollakOnSharks) March 3, 2013
That would put the chances Havlat playing in the Sharks’ upcoming two-game trip to Canada in jeopardy.
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