NHL

Hamilton's late goal third lifts Flames over Sharks 3-2

  • San Jose Sharks' Joe Thornton, right, screens Calgary Flames goalie Chad Johnson on a shot during the second period of an NHL hockey game Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017, in Calgary, Alberta. (Jeff McIntosh/The Canadian Press via AP)

    San Jose Sharks' Joe Thornton, right, screens Calgary Flames goalie Chad Johnson on a shot during the second period of an NHL hockey game Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017, in Calgary, Alberta. (Jeff McIntosh/The Canadian Press via AP)  (The Associated Press)

  • San Jose Sharks' Brenden Dillon, left, and Joe Pavelski, center, try to get a loose puck past Calgary Flames' Garnet Hathaway as he blocks the net, during the first period of an NHL hockey game Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017, in Calgary, Alberta. (Jeff McIntosh/The Canadian Press via AP)

    San Jose Sharks' Brenden Dillon, left, and Joe Pavelski, center, try to get a loose puck past Calgary Flames' Garnet Hathaway as he blocks the net, during the first period of an NHL hockey game Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017, in Calgary, Alberta. (Jeff McIntosh/The Canadian Press via AP)  (The Associated Press)

  • San Jose Sharks' Logan Couture, right, celebrates his goal with teammate Brent Burns during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Calgary Flames on Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017, in Calgary, Alberta. (Jeff McIntosh/The Canadian Press via AP)

    San Jose Sharks' Logan Couture, right, celebrates his goal with teammate Brent Burns during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Calgary Flames on Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017, in Calgary, Alberta. (Jeff McIntosh/The Canadian Press via AP)  (The Associated Press)

Dougie Hamilton scored at 17:41 of the third period to lead the Calgary Flames to a 3-2 victory over the San Jose Sharks on Wednesday night.

Hamilton and rookie Matthew Tkachuk each finished with a goal and an assist for the Flames, and Michael Frolik also scored. Mikael Backlund added a pair of assists.

Making his third straight start for the Flames, Chad Johnson stopped 25 shots to pick up his 15th win of the season.

Brent Burns had a goal and an assist for the Sharks, while Logan Couture also scored.

Making just his sixth start of the season, San Jose's Aaron Dell made 25 saves in the loss.