San Jose Falls 4-2 to Canucks - Recap
|San Jose Falls 4-2 to Canucks - Recap|
The Canucks earned a 4-2 victory over the Sharks on Thursday at SAP Center.
The Canucks were a +148 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Chris Higgins, Brad Richardson, Mike Santorelli, and Zack Kassian each scored for the Canucks in the victory. Richardson opened the scoring for Vancouver, finding the back of the net at 4:28 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Darren Archibald and Kevin Bieksa.
Roberto Luongo stopped 22 of 24 San Jose shots in the victory.
Joe Thornton and Mike Brown scored for the Sharks, finding the net behind Roberto Luongo.
Alex Stalock stopped 21 of 21 shots for the Sharks, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Vancouver went 0-for-3, while the Sharks were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Vancouver outshot San Jose 34-24 in the game.
Vancouver heads into a battle against the Kings. San Jose, meanwhile, will have their next action against Winnipeg.