Boston vs San Jose Wrap - San Jose Wins 2-1
The Sharks beat Boston 2-1 on Thursday, earning a victory backstopped by Antti Niemi's 16 saves.
San Jose was favored by -110 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
San Jose got goals from Daniel Winnik and Joe Pavelski in the victory. Pavelski opened the scoring at 3:57 of the first period.
Antti Niemi stopped 16 of 17 Boston shots in the victory.
Boston got a goal from Zdeno Chara in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Boston got a 25-stop effort from Tim Thomas in the loss.
San Jose scored 0 times on 1 chances on the power play, while Boston went 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
Boston lost the shots on goal battle to San Jose by a margin of 27-17.
San Jose looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Coyotes. The Bruins will aim to get back on the winning track at Los Angeles.