San Jose, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - Chris Higgins posted a goal and an assist as the Vancouver Canucks took a 4-2 win over the San Jose Sharks on Thursday.
Zack Kassian, Brad Richardson and Mike Santorelli all lit the lamp for the Canucks, who have won six of their last eight games. Roberto Luongo made 22 stops in the win.
Mike Brown and Joe Thornton scored for the Sharks, who have dropped four straight games. Antti Niemi gave up all four goals on 13 shots before being pulled early in the second period. Alex Stalock stopped all 21 shots he faced in relief.