Detroit Falls 2-0 to Sharks - Recap
San Jose shut out Detroit on Thursday, getting a 27-stop effort from Antti Niemi in a 2-0 win.
San Jose won as a -109 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
San Jose got goals from Brent Burns and Joe Pavelski in the victory. Pavelski opened the scoring at 18:59 of the first period.
Antti Niemi stopped 27 of 27 Detroit shots in the victory.
Jimmy Howard stopped 22 of 24 shots for the Red Wings, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, San Jose went 0-for-0, while the Red Wings were 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
Detroit outshot San Jose 27-24 in the game.
San Jose heads into a battle against the Coyotes. Detroit, meanwhile, will have their next action against Chicago.