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Canucks rout Sharks in Western Conference Finals

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Daniel Sedin scored his second power-play goal of the game, and Chris Higgins and Mason Raymond added man-advantage goals in the third period for the Vancouver Canucks, who routed the San Jose Sharks 7-3 on Wednesday night and took a 2-0 lead in the Western Conference finals.

Defenseman Aaron Rome also scored his first N.H.L. playoff goal with 5 minutes 30 seconds left as the Canucks poured it on late. The game turned when Kevin Bieksa scored the go-ahead goal on a breakaway with 7:55 left in the second period.

Game 3 of the best-of-seven series is Friday night at San Jose.

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