Sharks 4, Wild 3

March 19, 2008 10:51:22 PM PDT
Joe Pavelski and Jeremy Roenick scored shootout goals as San Jose pulled out a 4-3 win over Minnesota.

Pavelski and Roenick also scored in regulation as the Sharks kept their five-point lead over second-place Anaheim in the Pacific Division. San Jose also stayed within five points of Detroit for the Western Conference lead.

Pavelski snapped a 2-2 tie with 2:02 left in regulation, but Marion Gaborik forced OT with his second power-play goal of the third period, tying it with 29 seconds remaining.

The Wild stretched their lead in the Northwest Division to three points over Colorado, Calgary and Vancouver.