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Nail Yakupov
Sharks beat Oilers 2-1

EDMONTON, Alberta The Sharks had won four in a row, the Edmonton Oilers had gone 11 games and more than four weeks without a victory. Both streaks ended Sunday night with a 2-1 San Jose loss sealed when a shot by Oilers forward David Perron midway through the third period was going wide until it glanced off Sharks defenseman Brenden Dillon and behind goalie Alex Stalock. It wasn't as if the Sharks hadn't considered the possibility they would be challenged by an Oiler team determined to silence the criticism they had been hearing all week from fans, the media and their own general manager. "This is an Edmonton team that hasn't had success lately, scrutinized from...

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