Florida Falls 3-0 to Sharks - Recap
Florida couldn't break through the San Jose defense on Thursday, failing to score on Alex Stalock in a 3-0 loss at BB&T Center.
Bettors who backed the Sharks were rewarded as -141 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.5.
San Jose got goals from Joe Thornton, Joe Pavelski, and Matthew Nieto in the victory. Thornton opened the scoring at 19:09 of the second period.
Alex Stalock turned in a 24-save effort for the Sharks.
Tim Thomas stopped 36 of 39 shots for the Panthers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, San Jose went 0-for-4, while the Panthers were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
San Jose outshot Florida 39-24 in the game.
Next game, San Jose takes its act on the road to face Tampa Bay looking for another win. For Florida, they head on the road to face Carolina.