Turris had a hand in three of Ottawa’s four goals with his first three-point night of the season. The 25-year-old had a goal and two assists to help break his team’s seven week win-lose cycle.
Stadium Series takes hold of California
In the lone Stadium Series match of 2015, the Los Angeles Kings and San Jose Sharks met at Levi’s Stadium in front of an crowd of over 70,000 to battle for a playoff position.
Heading into Saturday’s spectacle, the reigning Stanley Cup champions were two points out of a playoff spot while the Sharks held the lastwild card spot in the West with 68 points.
The Kings further stressed the playoff battle with a 2-1 victory that tied the Sharks and gave them their seventh win in a row. With three games in hand, Los Angeles jumped the Sharks to move into the 3rd spot in the Pacific division thanks to Marian Gaborik’s game winning slapshot.