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Pominville's shootout goal leads Wild to fourth straight win

Jason Pominville scored in the fourth round of the shootout to give the Minnesota Wild a 3-2 victory over the Buffalo Sabres on Saturday.

Charlie Coyle also scored in the shootout, Mikko Koivu and David Jones had regulation goals, and Devan Dubnyk made 30 saves for the Wild, who continued their playoff push with their fourth straight win.

Rookie center Jack Eichel scored his 19th goal of the season and had an assist for the Sabres. He also added a goal in the shootout. Johan Larsson also had a goal and Robin Lehner made 28 saves.