Sharks Down Nashville 2-1 - Match Report
The Sharks beat Nashville 2-1 on Tuesday, earning a victory backstopped by Antti Niemi's Antti NiemiSaves saves.
San Jose was an underdog by +100 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.
San Jose got goals from Patrick Marleau and Devin Setoguchi in the victory. Setoguchi opened the scoring at 9:13 of the second period.
Antti Niemi turned in a 30-save effort for the Sharks.
Nashville got a goal from Cody Franson in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Pekka Rinne stopped 48 of 50 shots for the Predators, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, San Jose went 0-for-4, while the Predators were 1-for-2 with the man advantage.
San Jose outshot Nashville 50-31 in the game.
San Jose heads into a battle against the Capitals. Nashville, meanwhile, will have their next action against Vancouver.