Lehtonen's 36th shutout gives Stars 1-0 win over Sharks

Kari Lehtonen made 30 saves for his 36th career shutout and second this season as the Dallas Stars edged the San Jose Sharks 1-0

Dallas Stars goalie Kari Lehtonen (32) deflects a

Dallas Stars goalie Kari Lehtonen (32) deflects a shot with his mask as teammates defenseman Patrik Nemeth (15) looks on during the third period of an NHL hockey game against the San Jose Sharks in Dallas, Monday, March 20, 2017. The Stars won 1-0. (AP Photo/LM Otero) (Credit: AP)

(AP) -- Kari Lehtonen made 30 saves for his 36th career shutout Monday night. And still, one of the toughest shots he faced came before the game.

"He was ready to go today, just because I hit him up high in warmups," Dallas Stars teammate Patrick Sharp said. "I was a little worried. When he made those first couple saves, I was breathing a little bit easier."

Lehtonen thought Sharp's...

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