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San Jose Sharks' Antti Niemi (31), of Finland, makes a save on a shot as Phoenix Coyotes' Martin Erat, right, of the Czech Republic, watches during the third period of an NHL hockey game on Saturday, April 12, 2014, in Glendale, Ariz. The Sharks defeated the Coyotes 3-2. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

San Jose Sharks' Antti Niemi (31), of Finland, makes a save on a shot as Phoenix Coyotes' Martin Erat, right, of the Czech Republic, watches during the third period of an NHL hockey game on Saturday, April 12, 2014, in Glendale, Ariz. The Sharks defeated the Coyotes 3-2. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

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