Nick Bonino and Radim Vrbata scored in the shootout to give the Vancouver Canucks a 5-4 win against the Nashville Predators on Tuesday.
Vancouver (45-27-5) remained in second place in the Pacific Division with 95 points; Nashville (47-22-9) is atop the Central Division with 103 points.
"I thought we played real well," Canucks coach Willie Desjardins said. "I thought they played hard early but I thought we really battled. We found a way to battle in the second, and then the third was a battle. They're a tough team to play. We were under siege quite a bit with our (defense), they were getting pressure. I thought we played hard the whole night."