SAN JOSE -- Joe Thornton and Devin Setoguchi scored two goals each and the San Jose Sharks beat Phoenix 5-0 on Monday night, their second win over the Coyotes in three days.
Mike Grier also scored and Evgeni Nabokov stopped 25 shots for his second shutout as the Sharks earned consecutive home wins for the first time this season. They beat the Coyotes 4-1 at the Shark Tank on Saturday night.
This one became heated early when Phoenix's Shane Doan hit Milan Michalek during the first shift, sending him to the locker room with a strained left elbow. Steve Bernier got into it with Coyotes defenseman Derek Morris soon after and both teams appeared to play with added fire throughout the game.
Joe Pavelski was chopped to the ice on a breakaway midway through the first period and was awarded his first NHL penalty shot. Tellqvist stopped the attempt down low.
Thornton scored on a rebound in the second period and on the power play in the third.
ELSEWHERE MONDAY -- Scottie Upshall scored twice to lead host Philadelphia to a 3-2 win over the New York Islanders. ... J.P. Dumont had two goals and an assist, and Nashville beat host Columbus 4-1. ... Patrik Elias scored with 5½ minutes remaining as New Jersey couldn't hold a two-goal lead but came back to beat host Pittsburgh 3-2. ... Cory Stillman scored his second goal of the game with 1:09 left to help Carolina beat host Florida 4-3.
MESSIER ENTERS HALL -- Mark Messier, the granite-jawed center who epitomized leadership on the ice, entered the Hockey Hall of Fame with Ron Francis, Scott Stevens and Al MacInnis, along with former executive Jim Gregory.
"It starts at home with the efforts put forth by your mother and father for all those early morning practices," Messier he said before Monday night's ceremony in Toronto. "All your minor-league hockey coaches who picked you up when your parents couldn't get there, your brothers and sisters, and all the players and coaches that helped you along the way."