Found January 25, 2013 on Pro Sports Daily:
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SAN JOSE -- Patrick Marleau is out to change his reputation as a notoriously slow starter during this lockout-shortened season. For the third consecutive game to start the season, Marleau scored two goals, the latest pair in dramatic fashion as the Sharks rallied from a 3-1 deficit in the final half of the third period for a 5-3 win over the Phoenix Coyotes on Thursday night. "It feels good, I won't lie," Marleau said. "It's been a good three games, but there's a lot more to go." Marleau beat Coyotes goalie Jason LaBarbera from the bottom of the right circle off a pass from Joe Pavelski at 18:07 of the third period before Joe Thornton added an empty-net goal at 19:57. "I tell everyone I come in contact with that Patty Marleau is the most skilled player I've ever practiced and played with," San Jose's Logan Couture said. Phoenix (1-3) took a 3-1 lead early in the third period when Lauri Korpikoski slipped a shot behind bewil...
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