The Minnesota Wild squeaked out a win over the San Jose Sharks, 3 to 2, in overtime on December 31, 2008.

Final

SJS

Sharks

28-4-5

2

MIN

Wild

18-16-2

3

Team

SJS

MIN

1

0

1

2

1

0

3

1

1

OT

0

1

Total

2

3

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

SJS

MIN

Wild

Owen Nolan (PP) assisted by Brent Burns and Mikko Koivu

0

1

2nd period

SJS

MIN

Sharks

Devin Setoguchi (PP) assisted by Rob Blake and Joe Thornton

1

1

3rd period

SJS

MIN

Wild

Krys Kolanos (PP) assisted by James Sheppard and Brent Burns

1

2

Sharks

Milan Michalek (EV) assisted by Marc-Edouard Vlasic and Joe Thornton

2

2

OT

SJS

MIN

Wild

Brent Burns (EV) assisted by Mikko Koivu and Pierre-Marc Bouchard

2

3