San Jose Ices Detroit 4-3 - Recap
The Sharks earned a 4-3 victory over Detroit on Tuesday behind a 35-save performance from Antti Niemi at Joe Louis Arena.
Bettors who backed the Sharks were rewarded as +115 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 5.5.
Devin Setoguchi (2), Joe Thornton, and Ryane Clowe each scored for the Sharks in the victory. Thornton opened the scoring for San Jose, finding the back of the net at 19:52 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Joe Pavelski and Dan Boyle.
Antti Niemi turned in a 35-save effort for the Sharks.
Danny Cleary (2) and Henrik Zetterberg scored for the Red Wings, finding the net behind Antti Niemi.
Jimmy Howard stopped 39 of 43 shots for the Red Wings, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, San Jose went 1-for-4, while the Red Wings were 1-for-2 with the man advantage.
Detroit lost the shots on goal battle to San Jose by a margin of 43-38.
San Jose looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Penguins. The Red Wings will aim to get back on the winning track vs Dallas.