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Sharks lose to Oilers in marathon shootout

SAN JOSE, Calif. Shot after shot, try after try, the San Jose Sharks and Edmonton Oilers combined for one of the most entertaining games of the season Monday night at SAP Center. But it still ended in heartbreak for San Jose. Rob Klinkhammer beat Antti Niemi in the 13th round of the shootout, giving the Oilers a 5-4 win. The only previous goal Niemi allowed in the epic shootout was to Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, and the only goal Edmonton's Viktor Fasth allowed was to Brent Burns. The Sharks had a 4-3 lead late in the third period but saw Justin Schultz score with less than three minutes left in regulation to tie the game. The game remained tied through overtime, setting up the shootout. ...