Recap - Sharks Defeat Edmonton 5-2
|Recap - Sharks Defeat Edmonton 5-2|
The Sharks got a 3-goal performance from Joe Pavelski as San Jose handed Edmonton a 5-2 defeat on Tuesday at Rexall Place.
The Sharks were a -166 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.
San Jose got goals from Joe Pavelski (3), Patrick Marleau, and Martin Havlat in the victory. Pavelski opened the scoring at 6:28 of the second period.
Antti Niemi turned in a 28-save effort for the Sharks.
Edmonton got goals from David Perron and Taylor Hall in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Ben Scrivens stopped 29 of 34 shots for the Oilers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
San Jose scored 3 times on 3 chances on the power play, while Edmonton went 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Edmonton lost the shots on goal battle to San Jose by a margin of 34-30.
San Jose looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Jets. The Oilers will aim to get back on the winning track vs Anaheim.