Evander Kane, Sharks top Maple Leafs
SAN JOSE, Calif. — Evander Kane keeps finding the scoresheet and Martin Jones keeps making timely saves.Throw in some contributions from the depth forwards, and suddenly the San Jose Sharks are playing some of their most inspired hockey of the season.Kane scored twice, Antti Suomela and Stefan Noesen each had a goal and an assist and Jones made 25 saves as the Sharks topped the Toronto Maple Leafs 5-2 on Tuesday to improve to 3-0-0 on their six-game homestand.Noesen’s goal at the 5:48 mark of the third period gave the Sharks a 3-2 lead. Kane scored 50 seconds later, beating Leafs goalie Jack C...
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Sharks’ Evander Kane Suspended For Physical Abuse
San Jose Sharks’ Evander Kane has been suspended by the NHL for ‘physical abuse against an official’ in a preseason game against the Vegas Golden Knights. He will not play the season’s first three games.Kane has been in trouble a couple of times before as he was accused of assault, after an incident in Vancouver, and sued for financial damages on April 3, 2014. On August 1, 2016, Kane pleaded not guilty to charges alleging he grabbed three women during an altercation at a bar that year. Charges were dismissed.The latest altercation was provoked by Vegas’ defenseman Deryk Engeland as Engeland h...