NHL: Vancouver 3, San Jose 2

Nov. 27, 2011 at 1:11 AM

SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 27 (UPI) -- Cory Schneider made 43 saves Saturday and the Vancouver Canucks recorded their fourth straight win with a 3-2 decision over San Jose.

Schneider turned aside all 19 shots he saw in the second period as the Canucks used consecutive goals from Henrik Sedin and Andrew Alberts to grab a 3-1 advantage.

The Vancouver goalie improved to 6-4 on the year and notched his fourth win in four starts as the Canucks extended their season-best winning streak.

Manny Malhotra also scored for Vancouver.

Patrick Marleau scored and Antti Niemi stopped 24-of-27 shots for San Jose, which lost for only the second time in eight games.

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