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Hockey: Sharks beat Flames 2-1 in shootout

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP)-Coach Todd McLellan was happy his San Jose Sharks rallied for a shootout win. What upset him is he felt they had to win the game twice because of a goal that was disallowed in overtime.

After Justin Braun's apparent winner was waved off for goaltender interference, the Sharks beat the Calgary Flames 2-1 in the shootout Tuesday night on goals from Michal Handzus and Brent Burns.

Braun's goal didn't count because of interference on San Jose's Tommy Wingels. Replays appeared to show that Calgary's Olli Jokinen hit goalie Miikka Kiprusoff with his stick.

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