San Jose vs Phoenix Wrap - Phoenix Wins 2-0
|San Jose vs Phoenix Wrap - Phoenix Wins 2-0|
Phoenix shut out San Jose on Thursday, getting a 38-stop effort from Mike Smith in a 2-0 win.
The Coyotes were a -120 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.
Radim Vrbata (2) scored for the Coyotes in the victory. Vrbata opened the scoring for Phoenix, finding the back of the net at 3:49 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Ray Whitney and Martin Hanzal.
Mike Smith stopped 38 of 38 San Jose shots in the victory.
San Jose got a 31-stop effort from Antti Niemi in the loss.
On the power play, Phoenix went 1-for-1, while the Sharks were 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
San Jose outshot Phoenix 38-33 in the game.
Next game, Phoenix takes its act home to face Anaheim looking for another win. For San Jose, they head home to face Dallas.