San Jose vs Los Angeles Recap - Sharks Win 4-3
The Sharks beat Los Angeles 4-3 on Monday, earning a victory backstopped by Antti Niemi's 26 saves.
San Jose was favored by -120 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.
San Jose got goals from Joe Thornton, Dany Heatley, Kyle Wellwood, and Jason Demers in the victory. Wellwood opened the scoring at 2:58 of the second period.
Antti Niemi turned in a 26-save effort for the Sharks.
Los Angeles got goals from Ryan Smyth, Justin Williams, and Trevor Lewis in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Jonathan Quick stopped 31 of 35 shots for the Kings, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
San Jose scored 0 times on 3 chances on the power play, while Los Angeles went 2-for-4 with the man advantage.
Los Angeles lost the shots on goal battle to San Jose by a margin of 35-29.