Sharks fend off Wild

Sharks fend off Wild

Logan Couture scored at 16:09 to give the San Jose Sharks a 3-2 victory over the Minnesota Wild Friday night.

San Jose won the game as -140 favorites, and the five goals went UNDER the posted over/under (5.5).

Manny Malhotra and Scott Nichol scored the other markers for the Sharks. Evgeni Nabokov stopped 27 shots for the win.

Cal Clutterbuck and Antti Miettinen scored for the Wild, and Niklas Backstrom made 25 saves in the loss.