San Jose Sharks beat Edmonton Oilers 2-1 in shootout, Todd McLellan returns to San Jose

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Joe Pavelski and Joonas Donskoi each scored during the shootout and Martin Jones stopped both Edmonton shooters to give the San Jose Sharks a 2-1 victory over the Oilers on Thursday night.

Marc-Edouard Vlasic scored in the first period and the Sharks won their fourth straight.

Nail Yakupov scored, but the Oilers fell to 0-4-3 in their last seven road games. Edmonton coach Todd McLellan returned to San Jose for the first time since leaving the team after the end of last season.

Jones stopped 24 of 25 shots for the Sharks while Cam Talbot saved 36 of 37 shots.

Brent Burns took a shot near the end of the overtime that went into the net but did so just after the buzzer.

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