Apr 21, 2010, 10:00 AM EDT
One San Jose Sharks player unlikely to face much “choking” talk is Joe Pavelski.
In Game 2 the American center scored a late third period that sent the match into overtime; the Sharks would eventually take their first win. Taking it one step further, Pavelski scored the overtime game winner last night, tying the series 2-2 in the process.
It might not be the prettiest goal you have ever seen, but for beleaguered Sharks fans, it was a sight for sore eyes. Now, if the team can just make sure that Pavelski will be seen in teal next season …
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