San Jose Ices Phoenix 6-3 - Recap
|San Jose Ices Phoenix 6-3 - Recap|
San Jose earned a 6-3 victory over Phoenix behind a 2-goal performance from Joe Pavelski on Saturday at HP Pavilion.
The Sharks were a -170 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.
San Jose got goals from Joe Pavelski (2), Andrew Desjardins (2), Michal Handzus, and Ryane Clowe in the victory. Pavelski opened the scoring at 4:01 of the first period.
Thomas Greiss turned in a 26-save effort for the Sharks.
Shane Doan (2) and Oliver Ekman-Larsson scored for the Coyotes, finding the net behind Thomas Greiss.
Mike Smith stopped 44 of 50 shots for the Coyotes, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
San Jose scored 3 times on 6 chances on the power play, while Phoenix went 3-for-7 with the man advantage.
Phoenix lost the shots on goal battle to San Jose by a margin of 52-29.
Next game, San Jose takes its act on the road to face Anaheim looking for another win. For Phoenix, they head on the road to face Dallas.