Ryane Clowe scored twice to lead the Sharks over Los Angeles 6-5 on Tuesday at STAPLES Center.
San Jose was favored by -117 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.
San Jose got goals from Ryane Clowe (2), Patrick Marleau, Devin Setoguchi, Joe Pavelski, and Logan Couture in the victory. Marleau opened the scoring at 3:08 of the second period.
Antero Niittymaki turned in an 11-save effort for the Sharks.
Ryan Smyth, Michal Handzus, Willie Mitchell, Brad Richardson, and Kyle Clifford scored for the Kings, finding the net behind Antero Niittymaki.
Los Angeles got a 30-stop effort from Jonathan Quick in the loss.
San Jose scored 1 time on 3 chances on the power play, while Los Angeles went 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Los Angeles lost the shots on goal battle to San Jose by a margin of 36-22.