January 28th, 2014, 02:32 AM #1
Sharks, Kings headed in different directions since last meeting (SJ Mercury News)
The last time the Sharks faced the Los Angeles Kings, it looked as if San Jose's season was in big trouble.
A knee-on-knee hit by Kings captain Dustin Brown knocked Sharks rookie Tomas Hertl out of the Dec. 19 game and required surgery that may turn out to be season-ending for the Czech native. It was an emotionally deflating night, and when it ended with Los Angeles winning 4-1, the Sharks trailed the Kings by four points in the Pacific Division.
But strange how things have worked out.
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