San Jose Falls 3-0 to Oilers - Recap
|San Jose Falls 3-0 to Oilers - Recap|
Edmonton's defense, led by netminder Ben Scrivens, shut down San Jose 3-0 at Rexall Place on on Wednesday.
Bettors who backed the Oilers were rewarded as +153 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.5.
Edmonton got goals from Jordan Eberle, Taylor Hall, and Justin Schultz in the victory. Schultz opened the scoring at 10:51 of the first period.
Ben Scrivens stopped 59 of 59 San Jose shots in the victory.
Antti Niemi stopped 24 of 27 shots for the Sharks, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Edmonton went 1-for-2, while the Sharks were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Edmonton lost the shots on goal battle to San Jose by a margin of 59-27.
Next game, Edmonton takes its act on the road to face Boston looking for another win. For San Jose, they head on the road to face Calgary.