Anaheim vs San Jose Wrap - San Jose Wins 3-2
|Anaheim vs San Jose Wrap - San Jose Wins 3-2|
San Jose earned a 3-2 victory over Anaheim on Tuesday, but needed a shootout to do it at HP Pavilion.
San Jose was favored by -155 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
The win was clinched by Michal Handzus, who beat Jonas Hiller in a shootout to gain the extra point in the standings for San Jose. San Jose got goals from Joe Pavelski and Logan Couture in the victory. Pavelski opened the scoring at 9:46 of the first period.
Antti Niemi turned in a 28-save effort for the Sharks.
Anaheim got goals from Francois Beauchemin and Matt Beleskey in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Jonas Hiller stopped 16 of 18 shots for the Ducks, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, San Jose went 0-for-2, while the Ducks were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
San Jose lost the shots on goal battle to Anaheim by a margin of 30-18.
San Jose heads into a battle against the Oilers. Anaheim, meanwhile, will have their next action against Minnesota.