San Jose vs Montreal Recap - Sharks Win 2-0

San Jose vs Montreal Recap - Sharks Win 2-0

San Jose's defense, led by netminder Antti Niemi, shut down Montreal 2-0 at Bell Centre on on Saturday.

Bettors who backed the Sharks were rewarded as -111 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.5.

San Jose got goals from Logan Couture (2) in the victory. Couture opened the scoring at 6:20 of the second period.

Antti Niemi turned in a 22-save effort for the Sharks.

Montreal got a 33-stop effort from Carey Price in the loss.

On the power play, San Jose went 1-for-4, while the Canadiens were 0-for-1 with the man advantage.

Montreal lost the shots on goal battle to San Jose by a margin of 35-22.

Next game, San Jose takes its act on the road to face Ottawa looking for another win. For Montreal, they head on the road to face New York.