facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

NHL: San Jose 2, Nashville 1

March 11, 2008 at 11:08 PM   |   Comments

NASHVILLE, March 11 (UPI) -- Evgeni Nabokov stopped 27 shots Tuesday in a 2-1 San Jose victory over Nashville that moved the Sharks into first place in the Pacific Division.

Joe Pavelski and Milan Michalek each scored for the Sharks, who extended their winning streak to 10 games and took a one-point lead over idle Dallas for first place in the Pacific.

San Jose trails Detroit by eight points for first overall in the league and in the Western Conference.

Jason Arnott scored the lone goal for Nashville. Dan Ellis stopped 40 shots for the Predators, who have lost their last two games.

Nashville is two points behind Vancouver for the final playoff spot in the NHL Western Conference.

© 2008 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Recommended UPI Stories
Featured UPI Collection
trending
Notable deaths of 2014 [PHOTOS]

Notable deaths of 2014 [PHOTOS]

Most Popular
1
Mo'ne Davis becomes first Little League player to make cover of Sports Illustrated
2
Kent State football player dies
3
Extra Points: It's 'Johnny Backup' in Cleveland
4
Giants win protest, will finish game at Wrigley
5
Reports: Bell, Blount busted for marijuana possession
Trending News
Video
x
Feedback