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Legwand Scores In OT To Lift Predators Over Sharks

Updated: Nov 05, 2011 11:12 PM CST
Nashville Predators center David Legwand (11) celebrates his game-winning goal against the San Jose Sharks during an NHL hockey game in San Jose, Calif. , Saturday, Nov. 5, 2011. (AP Photo) Nashville Predators center David Legwand (11) celebrates his game-winning goal against the San Jose Sharks during an NHL hockey game in San Jose, Calif. , Saturday, Nov. 5, 2011. (AP Photo)

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) - David Legwand scored his second goal of the game with 2:53 into overtime to lift the Nashville Predators to a 4-3 victory over the San Jose Sharks on Saturday night.

Pekka Rinne made several key saves down the stretch for the Predators, who overcame a two-goal deficit in the third period.

Ryan Suter and Patric Hornqvist also scored for the Predators, who are 4-0-1 in their past five games.

Joe Pavelski, Martin Havlat and Logan Couture scored for the Sharks, who lost for the second time in three games following a five-game winning streak.

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