Kennedy's goal was the fastest recorded against the Stars franchise during its 47 seasons in Minnesota and Dallas. The earliest goal in San Jose's 22 seasons was by Stephane Matteau 8 seconds into a game against St. Louis on Jan. 11, 2000. ... Sharks RW Adam Burish, a seven-year NHL veteran, had back surgery in Los Angeles to correct a disc problem. ... Ray Whitney's two second-period assists gave him nine during a six-game point streak (all assists) against the Sharks.
Dallas Stars defenseman Stephane Robidas (3) knocks San Jose Sharks' James Sheppard (15) to the ice competing for a loose puck as the Sharks' Scott Hannan (27) watches in the third period of an NHL hockey game, Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013, in Dallas. The Stars won in a shootout, 4-3. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)