Nashville 0 0 1 0—2
San Jose 0 0 1 0—1
Nashville won shootout 1-0
First Period—None. Penalties—Yip, Nas (holding), :59Murray, SJ (slashing), 2:56Blum, Nas (interference), 16:15Boyle, SJ (interference), 19:39.
Second Period—None. Penalties—Murray, SJ (interference), 4:29Fisher, Nas (slashing), 6:05Marleau, SJ (high-sticking), 7:07Legwand, Nas (tripping), 17:01.
Third Period—1, Nashville, Kostitsyn 1 (Wilson), :59. 2, San Jose, Havlat 3 (Gomez), 13:39 (pp). Penalties—Nashville bench, served by C.Smith (too many men), 12:26.
Overtime—None. Penalties—Havlat, SJ (hooking), 2:48.
Shootout—Nashville 1 (Legwand NG, C.Smith G), San Jose 0 (Handzus NG, Clowe NG, Pavelski NG).
Shots on Goal—Nashville 6-7-9-2—24. San Jose 8-11-7-1—27.
Power-play opportunities—Nashville 0 of 5San Jose 1 of 5.
Goalies—Nashville, Rinne 2-2-3 (27 shots-26 saves). San Jose, Niemi 6-0-1 (24-23).
A—17,562 (17,562). T—2:39.
Referees—Gord Dwyer, Brad Meier. Linesmen—Andy McElman, Kiel Murchison.