Vancouver vs Phoenix Wrap - Vancouver Wins 5-0
|Vancouver vs Phoenix Wrap - Vancouver Wins 5-0|
Phoenix couldn't hang with the Canucks on Friday as Vancouver blasted the Coyotes 5-0 at Jobing.com Arena.
Bettors who backed the Canucks were rewarded as -115 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.5.
Sami Salo, Ryan Kesler, Maxim Lapierre, Alexandre Burrows, and David Booth each scored for the Canucks in the victory. Salo opened the scoring for Vancouver, finding the back of the net at 5:01 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Henrik Sedin and Daniel Sedin.
Cory Schneider turned in a 21-save effort for the Canucks.
Mike Smith stopped 32 of 37 shots for the Coyotes, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Vancouver went 0-for-5, while the Coyotes were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Vancouver outshot Phoenix 37-21 in the game.
Vancouver looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Sharks. The Coyotes will aim to get back on the winning track vs Dallas.