Wild Beat Sharks In Overtime Shootout
The Minnesota Wild downed San Jose 5-4 in an overtime shootout Tuesday night. Mikko Koivu scored the game-winning goal in the shootout. Matt Cullen scored a goal in regulation and one in the shootout. Cal Clutterbuck had a goal and an assist and Casey Wellman had 2 assists for the Wild. Josh Harding had 34 saves for Minnesota.
The Wild were outshot 38-31 last night. The Wild are 22-15-6 and with 50 points are tied for 6th place in the Western Conference, 7 points back of Vancouver for first place in the Northwest Division. The Wild play at Chicago at 7:30 Thursday night, pregame on WJON at 7:05.