NHL: San Jose 3, Anaheim 1

Dec. 30, 2013 at 1:21 AM

SAN JOSE, Calif., Dec. 30 (UPI) -- Brent Burns notched a goal and an assist Sunday, helping the San Jose Sharks break Anaheim's 10-game winning streak with a 3-1 victory.

Logan Couture also scored and 32-year-old career minor-leaguer Bracken Kearns scored his first NHL goal for the Sharks, who posted a fourth straight triumph and pulled within five points of the Ducks atop the Pacific Division.

Antti Niemi stopped 30-of-31 shots, taking a shutout into the third period.

Patrick Maroon got the only goal for Anaheim, which lost for the first time since Dec. 3.

Frederik Andersen made 20 saves.

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