28-4-5, 61 PTS
2
Final/OT
123OTT
SJ01102
MIN10113
18-16-2, 38 PTS
3

Team Stats

Shots on Goal
SJ
34
32
MIN
Hits
SJ
25
23
MIN
Faceoffs Won
SJ
25
28
MIN
Penalty Mins
SJ
11
9
MIN

Game Information

Xcel Energy Center
Xcel Energy Center
6:00 PM, December 31, 2008
  • Saint Paul, MN 55191
Attendance: 18,568
100%
Capacity: 18,064
  • Referees:
  • Stephane Auger
  • Dan Marouelli
  • Linesmen:
  • Lonnie Cameron
  • Vaughan Rody
123OTT
Sharks01102
Wild10113
1st Period
10:09Owen Nolan (6) (Power Play)
Assists: Brent Burns, Mikko Koivu
00
2nd Period
12:38Devin Setoguchi (18) (Power Play)
Assists: Rob Blake, Joe Thornton
11
3rd Period
14:14Krys Kolanos (2) (Power Play)
Assists: James Sheppard, Brent Burns
11
19:36Devin Setoguchi (19)
Assists: Marc-Edouard Vlasic, Joe Thornton
22
OT Summary
1:38Brent Burns (6)
Assists: Mikko Koivu, Pierre-Marc Bouchard
23

Shot Chart

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  • Eric Belanger won faceoff against Joe Pavelski
  • Eric Belanger credited with hit on Christian Ehrhoff
  • Eric Belanger won faceoff against Joe Thornton
  • Giveaway by Brent Burns
  • Brent Burns credited with hit on Tomas Plihal
  • Shot on goal by Stephane Veilleux (Wristshot 25 ft)
  • Marek Zidlicky shot blocked by Jody Shelley
  • Shot on goal by James Sheppard (Wristshot 19 ft)
  • Mikko Koivu won faceoff against Joe Pavelski
  • Stephane Veilleux credited with hit on Christian Ehrhoff
  • Cal Clutterbuck credited with hit on Patrick Marleau
  • Antti Miettinen credited with hit on Dan Boyle
  • Giveaway by Antti Miettinen
  • Giveaway by Martin Skoula
  • Andrew Brunette shot blocked by Dan Boyle
  • Shot missed by Andrew Brunette(Over Net)
  • Erik Reitz credited with hit on Marcel Goc
  • Shot on goal by Owen Nolan (Slapshot 72 ft)
  • Eric Belanger won faceoff against Joe Pavelski
  • James Sheppard won faceoff against Ryane Clowe
  • Mikko Koivu won faceoff against Joe Pavelski
  • Shot on goal by Mikko Koivu (Wristshot 27 ft)
  • Goal scored by Owen Nolan (Power Play) assisted by Brent Burns and Mikko Koivu
  • Eric Belanger won faceoff against Patrick Marleau
  • Cal Clutterbuck credited with hit on Dan Boyle
  • Giveaway by Marek Zidlicky
  • Mikko Koivu shot blocked by Ryane Clowe
  • Takeaway by Marek Zidlicky
  • Takeaway by James Sheppard
  • Martin Skoula shot blocked by Jamie McGinn
  • Shot on goal by Pierre-Marc Bouchard (Wristshot 30 ft)
  • Martin Skoula credited with hit on Jonathan Cheechoo
  • Shot on goal by Cal Clutterbuck (Snapshot 34 ft)
  • Shot missed by Pierre-Marc Bouchard(Wide of Net)
  • Shot on goal by Krys Kolanos (Slapshot 33 ft)
  • Penalty to Brent Burns 2 minutes for Roughing Ryane Clowe
  • Mikko Koivu won faceoff against Joe Thornton
  • Shot on goal by Mikko Koivu (Wristshot 81 ft)
  • James Sheppard won faceoff against Joe Thornton
  • Marek Zidlicky shot blocked by Marc-Edouard Vlasic
  • Giveaway by Mikko Koivu
  • Krys Kolanos credited with hit on Marcel Goc
  • Penalty to Derek Boogaard 5 minutes for Fighting Jody Shelley
  • James Sheppard won faceoff against Joe Pavelski
  • Craig Weller credited with hit on Christian Ehrhoff
  • Shot on goal by Kim Johnsson (Snapshot 46 ft)
  • Shot on goal by Cal Clutterbuck (Wristshot 42 ft)
  • Krys Kolanos credited with hit on Alexei Semenov
  • Shot on goal by Owen Nolan (Backhand 16 ft)
  • Shot missed by Krys Kolanos(Wide of Net)
  • Shot on goal by Nick Schultz (Backhand 11 ft)
  • Shot on goal by Nick Schultz (Wristshot 17 ft)
  • Martin Skoula shot blocked by Alexei Semenov
  • Cal Clutterbuck credited with hit on Jonathan Cheechoo
  • James Sheppard won faceoff against Marcel Goc
  • Mikko Koivu won faceoff against Joe Pavelski
  • Giveaway by Nick Schultz
  • Shot missed by Mikko Koivu(Over Net)
  • Eric Belanger credited with hit on Jody Shelley
  • Cal Clutterbuck credited with hit on Jody Shelley
  • Mikko Koivu won faceoff against Marcel Goc
  • Shot on goal by Mikko Koivu (Slapshot 38 ft)
  • Penalty to Niklas Backstrom 2 minutes for Delaying Game - Smothering Puck(opposing player not identified) served by Andrew Br
  • Eric Belanger won faceoff against Joe Thornton
  • Eric Belanger won faceoff against Joe Thornton
  • Shot on goal by Derek Boogaard (Wristshot 26 ft)
  • Shot missed by Derek Boogaard(Hit Goalpost)
  • Craig Weller credited with hit on Christian Ehrhoff
  • Cal Clutterbuck credited with hit on Christian Ehrhoff
  • Krys Kolanos credited with hit on Marc-Edouard Vlasic
  • Mikko Koivu won faceoff against Ryane Clowe
  • Mikko Koivu won faceoff against Ryane Clowe
  • Krys Kolanos won faceoff against Tomas Plihal
  • Giveaway by Stephane Veilleux
  • Eric Belanger credited with hit on Brad Lukowich
  • Brent Burns shot blocked by Tomas Plihal
  • Shot missed by Eric Belanger(Wide of Net)
  • Shot on goal by Andrew Brunette (Wristshot 25 ft)
  • Shot on goal by Brent Burns (Backhand 12 ft)
  • Takeaway by Brent Burns
  • Shot on goal by Mikko Koivu (Slapshot 33 ft)
  • Krys Kolanos shot blocked by Dan Boyle
  • Shot on goal by Krys Kolanos (Wristshot 18 ft)
  • Giveaway by Marek Zidlicky
  • Giveaway by Niklas Backstrom
  • Mikko Koivu won faceoff against Patrick Marleau
  • Giveaway by Brent Burns
  • Giveaway by Owen Nolan
  • Nick Schultz credited with hit on Jonathan Cheechoo
  • Krys Kolanos credited with hit on Dan Boyle
  • Shot on goal by Owen Nolan (Tip-In 18 ft)
  • James Sheppard won faceoff against Joe Pavelski
  • Nick Schultz shot blocked by Brad Lukowich
  • Shot on goal by Mikko Koivu (Wristshot 54 ft)
  • James Sheppard won faceoff against Mike Grier
  • Mikko Koivu won faceoff against Marcel Goc
  • Mikko Koivu won faceoff against Patrick Marleau
  • Shot missed by Marek Zidlicky(Wide of Net)
  • Shot on goal by Mikko Koivu (Snapshot 45 ft)
  • Shot missed by Stephane Veilleux(Wide of Net)
  • Eric Belanger shot blocked by Marc-Edouard Vlasic
  • Shot on goal by Marek Zidlicky (Slapshot 56 ft)
  • Mikko Koivu won faceoff against Joe Pavelski
  • Takeaway by Owen Nolan
  • Shot on goal by Brent Burns (Snapshot 78 ft)
  • Mikko Koivu won faceoff against Tomas Plihal
  • Shot on goal by Brent Burns (Slapshot 57 ft)
  • Shot on goal by Pierre-Marc Bouchard (Wristshot 19 ft)
  • Giveaway by Brent Burns
  • Nick Schultz credited with hit on Patrick Marleau
  • Owen Nolan won faceoff against Joe Pavelski
  • Brent Burns shot blocked by Marc-Edouard Vlasic
  • Shot on goal by Brent Burns (Snapshot 43 ft)
  • James Sheppard credited with hit on Marc-Edouard Vlasic
  • Eric Belanger won faceoff against Joe Thornton
  • Goal scored by Krys Kolanos (Power Play) assisted by James Sheppard and Brent Burns
  • Shot missed by James Sheppard(Hit Goalpost)
  • Cal Clutterbuck shot blocked by Christian Ehrhoff
  • Mikko Koivu shot blocked by Marcel Goc
  • Takeaway by Owen Nolan
  • Shot on goal by Antti Miettinen (Slapshot 36 ft)
  • Eric Belanger shot blocked by Christian Ehrhoff
  • Eric Belanger won faceoff against Joe Thornton
  • Eric Belanger credited with hit on Joe Thornton
  • Shot on goal by Mikko Koivu (Wristshot 45 ft)
  • Goal scored by Brent Burns assisted by Mikko Koivu and Pierre-Marc Bouchard
  • Stoppage - Icing
  • Dan Boyle credited with hit on Cal Clutterbuck
  • Shot on goal by Rob Blake (Slapshot 48 ft)
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Joe Thornton won faceoff against Stephane Veilleux
  • Christian Ehrhoff shot blocked by Stephane Veilleux
  • Stoppage - Offside
  • Joe Pavelski won faceoff against Mikko Koivu
  • Stoppage - Icing
  • Shot on goal by Rob Blake (Slapshot 61 ft)
  • Jonathan Cheechoo credited with hit on Eric Belanger
  • Stoppage - Offside
  • Marcel Goc won faceoff against Krys Kolanos
  • Stoppage - Icing
  • Joe Thornton won faceoff against Eric Belanger
  • Stoppage - Puck in Netting
  • Marcel Goc won faceoff against Krys Kolanos
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Shot on goal by Marcel Goc (Backhand 32 ft)
  • Marcel Goc won faceoff against Krys Kolanos
  • Stoppage - Icing
  • Milan Michalek credited with hit on Antti Miettinen
  • Shot missed by Milan Michalek(Hit Goalpost)
  • Shot on goal by Jonathan Cheechoo (Wristshot 28 ft)
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Alexei Semenov credited with hit on Derek Boogaard
  • Penalty to Alexei Semenov 2 minutes for Cross checking Derek Boogaard
  • Jonathan Cheechoo credited with hit on Nick Schultz
  • Joe Thornton credited with hit on Eric Belanger
  • Shot on goal by Mike Grier (Wristshot 45 ft)
  • Takeaway by Marcel Goc
  • Alexei Semenov credited with hit on Owen Nolan
  • Rob Blake credited with hit on James Sheppard
  • Joe Thornton shot blocked by Eric Belanger
  • Marcel Goc shot blocked by Kim Johnsson
  • Shot on goal by Mike Grier (Wristshot 59 ft)
  • Takeaway by Christian Ehrhoff
  • Shot missed by Joe Pavelski(Wide of Net)
  • Stoppage - TV Timeout
  • Giveaway by Devin Setoguchi
  • Giveaway by Joe Thornton
  • Marc-Edouard Vlasic shot blocked by Marek Zidlicky
  • Marc-Edouard Vlasic credited with hit on Nick Schultz
  • Stoppage - Offside
  • Joe Thornton credited with hit on Marek Zidlicky
  • Shot on goal by Brad Lukowich (Slapshot 35 ft)
  • Shot on goal by Brad Lukowich (Slapshot 22 ft)
  • Joe Pavelski won faceoff against Mikko Koivu
  • Giveaway by Ryane Clowe
  • Shot on goal by Dan Boyle (Wristshot 57 ft)
  • Penalty to Jody Shelley 5 minutes for Fighting Derek Boogaard
  • Shot missed by Devin Setoguchi(Wide of Net)
  • Devin Setoguchi credited with hit on James Sheppard
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Marcel Goc won faceoff against Mikko Koivu
  • Brad Lukowich credited with hit on Mikko Koivu
  • Joe Pavelski credited with hit on Kim Johnsson
  • Shot missed by Milan Michalek(Wide of Net)
  • Christian Ehrhoff credited with hit on Cal Clutterbuck
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Joe Thornton won faceoff against Eric Belanger
  • Shot on goal by Rob Blake (Slapshot 43 ft)
  • Shot on goal by Joe Thornton (Wristshot 14 ft)
  • Stoppage - Puck in Netting
  • Shot on goal by Tomas Plihal (Wristshot 46 ft)
  • Stoppage - Puck in Netting
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Shot on goal by Ryane Clowe (Wristshot 42 ft)
  • Joe Pavelski won faceoff against Mikko Koivu
  • Stoppage - Puck in Netting
  • Marcel Goc won faceoff against Eric Belanger
  • Takeaway by Marcel Goc
  • Marcel Goc shot blocked by Kim Johnsson
  • Shot missed by Joe Thornton(Wide of Net)
  • Shot missed by Brad Lukowich(Wide of Net)
  • Shot on goal by Brad Lukowich (Wristshot 32 ft)
  • Brad Lukowich shot blocked by Martin Skoula
  • Shot on goal by Jonathan Cheechoo (Wristshot 13 ft)
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Mike Grier credited with hit on Brent Burns
  • Shot on goal by Tomas Plihal (Wristshot 58 ft)
  • Stoppage - TV Timeout
  • Joe Thornton won faceoff against Mikko Koivu
  • Shot on goal by Patrick Marleau (Wristshot 30 ft)
  • Shot on goal by Jonathan Cheechoo (Wristshot 18 ft)
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Shot on goal by Christian Ehrhoff (Slapshot 33 ft)
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Shot missed by Patrick Marleau(Wide of Net)
  • Goal scored by Devin Setoguchi (Power Play) assisted by Rob Blake and Joe Thornton
  • Marcel Goc won faceoff against Krys Kolanos
  • Shot on goal by Marcel Goc (Wristshot 14 ft)
  • Marcel Goc shot blocked by Marek Zidlicky
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Jamie McGinn won faceoff against James Sheppard
  • Shot on goal by Devin Setoguchi (Tip-In 17 ft)
  • Shot on goal by Devin Setoguchi (Slapshot 73 ft)
  • Shot missed by Milan Michalek(Over Net)
  • Giveaway by Ryane Clowe
  • Shot on goal by Joe Pavelski (Backhand 26 ft)
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Stoppage - Puck Frozen
  • Joe Pavelski credited with hit on Kim Johnsson
  • Stoppage - Offside
  • Giveaway by Evgeni Nabokov
  • Dan Boyle credited with hit on Cal Clutterbuck
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Joe Pavelski won faceoff against Mikko Koivu
  • Penalty to Joe Pavelski 2 minutes for Holding Pierre-Marc Bouchard
  • Patrick Marleau won faceoff against Eric Belanger
  • Brad Lukowich credited with hit on Antti Miettinen
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Joe Thornton won faceoff against Mikko Koivu
  • Christian Ehrhoff shot blocked by Cal Clutterbuck
  • Shot missed by Jonathan Cheechoo(Wide of Net)
  • Rob Blake credited with hit on Craig Weller
  • Marcel Goc credited with hit on Krys Kolanos
  • Tomas Plihal credited with hit on Kim Johnsson
  • Shot on goal by Christian Ehrhoff (Wristshot 31 ft)
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Stoppage - Puck in the Crowd
  • Joe Pavelski won faceoff against James Sheppard
  • Shot on goal by Patrick Marleau (Snapshot 53 ft)
  • Jonathan Cheechoo credited with hit on Antti Miettinen
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Marcel Goc won faceoff against Krys Kolanos
  • Shot on goal by Mike Grier (Wristshot 25 ft)
  • Shot on goal by Tomas Plihal (Tip-In 9 ft)
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Stoppage - Icing
  • Alexei Semenov credited with hit on Andrew Brunette
  • Stoppage - Puck in Bench
  • Shot on goal by Joe Pavelski (Slapshot 48 ft)
  • Stoppage - Offside
  • Brad Lukowich credited with hit on Pierre-Marc Bouchard
  • Shot on goal by Brad Lukowich (Wristshot 28 ft)
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Joe Pavelski won faceoff against James Sheppard
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Joe Thornton won faceoff against Eric Belanger
  • Shot on goal by Patrick Marleau (Wristshot 25 ft)
  • Stoppage - Offside
  • Joe Thornton won faceoff against Eric Belanger
  • Rob Blake shot blocked by Cal Clutterbuck
  • Penalty to Joe Thornton 2 minutes for Interference - Goalkeeper Niklas Backstrom
  • Rob Blake credited with hit on James Sheppard
  • Stoppage - Puck in Netting
  • Joe Thornton won faceoff against Eric Belanger
  • Giveaway by Joe Thornton
  • Shot on goal by Devin Setoguchi (Wristshot 41 ft)
  • Dan Boyle shot blocked by Eric Belanger
  • Shot missed by Jonathan Cheechoo(Wide of Net)
  • Shot missed by Dan Boyle(Wide of Net)
  • Marcel Goc won faceoff against Eric Belanger
  • Goal scored by Milan Michalek assisted by Marc-Edouard Vlasic and Joe Thornton
  • Shot missed by Rob Blake(Wide of Net)
  • Shot missed by Ryane Clowe(Wide of Net)
  • Stoppage - Goalie Stopped
  • Joe Pavelski won faceoff against Mikko Koivu
  • Shot on goal by Joe Pavelski (Backhand 31 ft)
  • Shot missed by Dan Boyle(Wide of Net)
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