With 3 minutes 32 seconds left in the game the Sharks tied the game at two apiece. Then, Dustin Brown scored with 1 minute and 42 seconds left to put the Kings in the lead by one. With 3.2 seconds left, San Jose scored to tie the game and force a 5 minute sudden death overtime period. After 5 scoreless overtime minutes,the two teams prepared for a dramatic, crowd pleasing shootout. Tied at one each after four rounds, Dustin Brown was the only one to score in the fifth round to win the game for the Kings.
Final score: Los Angeles Kings-4, San Jose Sharks-3