Sharks trade Handzus, beat Canucks
Winger Ryane Clowe was a healthy scratch for San Jose's 3-2 victory over the Canucks, leading to speculation that the Sharks were ensuring he didn't sustain an injury while completing a trade.The Sharks have made two deals ahead of Wednesday's trade deadline, sending defenseman Douglas Murray to Pittsburgh last week for two draft picks, and Handzus to Chicago for a fourth-round draft pick.At HP Pavilion, Joe Thornton had a goal and an assist during a second-period scoring flurry as San Jose won its fifth straight game.