Yes, I know Sakura want to spare Naruto from further pain, but it sounded wrong. There's also a possibility she is starting to like Naruto too and doesn't know it. Ahhhh...love.
By the way, Naruto has talked to Hinata (after her confession) and it will be explained in the manga (comic book) soon. The UNDERDOG HAS A STRONG CHANCE!
Updated: 11 - 7 -09 Last paragraph. No evidence yet to support it sorry Naruhina fans. I was caught up.