MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUNDUP: Sharks skate past Wild
SAN JOSE, CA -- San Jose's Joe Pavelski scored a pair of goals as the Sharks skated to a 3-1 win over the Wild in San Jose last night. Thomas Hertl also scored for the Sharks, who put an end to their four-game losing streak. Antti Niemi made 29 saves in the victory. Jonas Brodin scored the lone Wild goal midway through the third period for Minnesota, which has lost three-of-four. Niklas Backstrom allowed all three goals on 39 shots in defeat.