Sharks-Kings -- Game 7
Sharks strike first
Matt Irwin's less than 30 seconds into the second period gave San Jose a 1-0 lead.
Drew Doughty's power play marker tied things up a few minutes later...
Kings take the lead
With less than two minutes left in the second frame, Anze Kopitar put the Kings in front 2-1.
Tyler Toffoli scored his third goal of the series less than five minutes into the third period, giving the Kings a 3-1 advantage.
Empty-netter No. 1
The Sharks pulled Antti Niemi and with just over two minutes left Dustin Brown put the Kings in front 4-1.
Empty-netter No. 2
The Kings really poured it on when Tanner Pearson made it 5-1 with less than a minute remaining.
Raffi Torres looks on as the reality sinks in...
Antti Niemi congratulates his counterpart, Jonathan Quick.
McLellan pays his respects
Todd McLellan and the Sharks fall to Jonathan Quick and the Kings in the playoffs for the second straight season.
What once was a 3-0 series lead turned into a Game 7 defeat...