Edmonton Falls 3-2 to Sharks - Recap
|Edmonton Falls 3-2 to Sharks - Recap|
The Sharks beat Edmonton 3-2 on Saturday, earning a victory backstopped by Antti Niemi's 23 saves.
The Sharks were a -178 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
San Jose got goals from Joe Thornton, Patrick Marleau, and Martin Havlat in the victory. Havlat opened the scoring at 8:36 of the first period.
Antti Niemi stopped 23 of 25 Edmonton shots in the victory.
Edmonton got goals from Ryan Jones and Jordan Eberle in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Edmonton got a 34-stop effort from Nikolai Khabibulin in the loss.
San Jose scored 1 time on 4 chances on the power play, while Edmonton went 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Edmonton lost the shots on goal battle to San Jose by a margin of 37-25.
San Jose looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Lightning. The Oilers will aim to get back on the winning track vs Detroit.