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Oilers Fall 3-1 Against San Jose - Game Recap

San Jose skated to a 3-1 victory over Edmonton on Friday in NHL action at Rexall Place.

San Jose was favored by -165 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.

Patrick Marleau, Joe Pavelski, and Tomas Hertl each scored for the Sharks in the victory. Pavelski opened the scoring for San Jose, finding the back of the net at 15:44 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Joe Thornton and Patrick Marleau.

Alex Stalock turned in a 30-save effort for the Sharks.

Edmonton got a goal from Nail Yakupov in the loss, but it wasn't enough.

Edmonton got a 34-stop effort from Devan Dubnyk in the loss.

On the power play, San Jose went 1-for-6, while the Oilers were 1-for-3 with the man advantage.

Edmonton lost the shots on goal battle to San Jose by a margin of 37-31.

Next game, San Jose takes its act on the road to face Chicago looking for another win. For Edmonton, they head on the road to face Calgary.