Sharks at Stars7 p.m. Saturday, American Airlines Center, Dallas TV: FSSW Plus Radio: KTCK/1310 AM Records: Sharks 21-12-7, 49 points; Stars 20-17-3, 42 pts. About the Sharks: Patrick Marleau scored a short-handed goal and then the shootout winner in a 3-2 victory at Detroit on Thursday. San Jose has won just seven of 20 road games, including just two of their last nine. … With eight games to play, tThe Sharks are in fifth place in the Western Conference, one point behind Los Angeles for fourth and home-ice advantage in the first round of the playoffs. … San Jose and Detroit are the only teams to have made the playoffs every year since the 2004-05 lockout. About the Stars: Dallas has won four in a row and is two points out of the eighth and final playoff spot in the conference. … The Stars were 0-for-18 on the power play before Ray Whitney’s first-period goal Friday. … Rookie forward Alex Chiasson has points in five straight games.