Dallas Falls 3-2 to Sharks - Recap
|Dallas Falls 3-2 to Sharks - Recap|
San Jose needed a shootout to earn a 3-2 victory over Dallas on Saturday in NHL action at SAP Center.
San Jose won as a -195 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Joe Thornton clinched the win with a shootout goal in round 5 for the Sharks. San Jose got goals from Joe Pavelski and Jason Demers in the victory. Demers opened the scoring at 11:47 of the second period.
Alex Stalock turned in a 44-save effort for the Sharks.
Ray Whitney and Antoine Roussel scored for the Stars, finding the net behind Alex Stalock.
Kari Lehtonen stopped 37 of 39 shots for the Stars, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, San Jose went 0-for-3, while the Stars were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
San Jose lost the shots on goal battle to Dallas by a margin of 46-39.
Next game, San Jose takes its act home to face Colorado looking for another win. For Dallas, they head on the road to face Los Angeles.