Oilers Fall 4-3 Against San Jose - Game Recap
|Oilers Fall 4-3 Against San Jose - Game Recap|
Dany Heatley was the difference, potting a pair for San Jose on Saturday as the Sharks skated off with a 4-3 victory over the Oilers at Rexall Place.
Bettors who backed the Sharks were rewarded as -164 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 5.5.
San Jose got goals from Dany Heatley (2), Joe Pavelski, and Benn Ferriero in the victory. Ferriero opened the scoring at 1:10 of the first period.
Antero Niittymaki turned in a 22-save effort for the Sharks.
Shawn Horcoff, Jim Vandermeer, and Sam Gagner scored for the Oilers, finding the net behind Antero Niittymaki.
Devan Dubnyk stopped 21 of 25 shots for the Oilers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, San Jose went 1-for-3, while the Oilers were 1-for-2 with the man advantage.
San Jose heads into a battle against the Red Wings. Edmonton, meanwhile, will have their next action against Ottawa.