SAN JOSE -- Jeremy Roenick's 500th career goal was also the go-ahead goal in the San Jose Sharks' 4-1 victory over the Phoenix Coyotes on Saturday night.
Devin Setoguchi, Torrey Mitchell and Sandis Ozolinsh also scored for the Sharks, who beat the Coyotes for the fifth consecutive time. Evgeni Nabokov stopped 22 of 23 shots.
Steven Reinprecht scored for the Coyotes, who saw their two-game winning streak and five-game road winning streak end.
Roenick slapped a shot toward the net from just inside the blue line. It appeared Coyotes goalie Alex Auld had stopped the puck, but it dribbled free and slid across the line, giving the Sharks a 2-1 lead.
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Roenick became the third American-born player to reach 500 goals. The nine-time All-Star ranks 40th in goals and 44th in points on the NHL career lists.
ELSEWHERE -- Anze Kopitar scored during Los Angeles' five-goal rally in the third period against Dallas goalie Marty Turco, then connected again 2:34 into overtime to give the Kings an improbable 6-5 victory over the visiting Stars. ... Shawn Horcoff scored twice, including the winning goal, and the visiting Edmonton Oilers beat the Calgary Flames 4-2. ... Miroslav Satan scored his third straight winning goal and the New York Islanders denied Devils goalie Martin Brodeur his 500th NHL victory with a 2-1 win over New Jersey in Uniondale, N.Y. ...
Daniel Alfredsson and Chris Neil scored goals 1:40 apart in the third period to lead the Ottawa Senators to a 3-1 win over the visiting Montreal Canadiens. ... Tim Thomas made 45 saves and Chuck Kobasew scored the tiebreaking goal to lead the host Boston Bruins to a 2-1 win over the Buffalo Sabres. ... Rod Brind'Amour scored two goals and Southeast Division-leading Carolina beat host Atlanta 5-3, giving Thrashers rookie goalie Ondrej Pavelec his first loss. ...
Vaclav Prospal had a goal and two assists and the visiting Lightning beat the Washington Capitals 5-2 for their third straight win. ... Kimmo Timonen had a goal and three assists, and the Philadelphia Flyers took advantage on four power plays in beating the visiting Pittsburgh Penguins 5-2. ...
Marcel Hossa scored the decisive goal in the shootout and Steve Valiquette made 32 saves as the New York Rangers beat the host Toronto Maple Leafs 3-2 in the annual Hall of Fame game. ... Chris Mason stopped all three shootout attempts and Martin Erat scored the only goal in the tiebreaker to lift the Nashville Predators over the visiting Columbus Blue Jackets 4-3.
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