Sharks Down St. Louis 2-1 - Match Report
|Sharks Down St. Louis 2-1 - Match Report|
The Blues came up short Tuesday against the Sharks, falling 2-1.
Bettors who backed the Sharks were rewarded as +105 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.5.
San Jose got goals from Joe Thornton and Tim Kennedy in the victory. Thornton opened the scoring at 3:55 of the second period.
Antti Niemi turned in a 25-save effort for the Sharks.
Patrik Berglund scored for the Blues, finding the net behind Antti Niemi.
Jake Allen stopped 23 of 25 shots for the Blues, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, San Jose went 0-for-4, while the Blues were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
St. Louis outshot San Jose 26-25 in the game.
Next game, San Jose takes its act on the road to face Chicago looking for another win. For St. Louis, they head on the road to face Colorado.