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Joe Thornton

Sharks remain unbeaten after 5-0 rout of Capitals

WASHINGTON, D.C. _ Mike Brown scored for the first time in 22 months and Martin Jones finished with 31 saves as the Sharks beat a short-handed Washington Capitals team 5-0 on Tuesday for their third straight win to start the season.tmpplchld Joe Thornton and Tomas Hertl also scored for the Sharks, who didn't have to face forward Alex Ovechkin as he missed the game, according to the Capitals, for personal reasons. Washington is also without forward Nicklas Backstrom, its second-leading scorer from last season, who has a hip injury.tmpplchld Jones has now allowed just one goal in his first three starts and owns a shutout streak of 178 minutes, 11 seconds. Jones allowed a goal in the first...