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Weber Scores Twice To Lead Preds Over Sharks 6-2

Updated: Feb 25, 2012 09:35 PM CST
Nashville Predators defenseman Shea Weber (6) is congratulated by teammates after scoring in the second period of an NHL hockey game against the San Jose Sharks, Saturday, Feb. 25, 2012, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo) Nashville Predators defenseman Shea Weber (6) is congratulated by teammates after scoring in the second period of an NHL hockey game against the San Jose Sharks, Saturday, Feb. 25, 2012, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Shea Weber scored two goals to lead the Nashville Predators to a 6-2 victory over the San Jose Sharks on Saturday night.

Colin Wilson, Kevin Klein, Martin Erat and Nick Spaling also scored for Nashville, which has won three of its last four. The Predators also won for the 16th time in their last 20 home games.

Pekka Rinne made 32 saves for Nashville to record a new career high in wins with 34.

Patrick Marleau and Joe Pavelski scored for San Jose. The Sharks fell to 2-5-1 on their season-high nine-game road trip, which closes at Minnesota on Sunday.

Thomas Greiss made 11 saves for the Sharks after replacing Antti Niemi, who stopped four of the seven shots he faced.

(Copyright 2012 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

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