San Jose Skates Past Los Angeles 6-3 - Recap

San Jose Skates Past Los Angeles 6-3 - Recap

San Jose skated to a 6-3 victory over Los Angeles on Monday in NHL action at HP Pavilion.

San Jose won as a -149 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.

San Jose got goals from Scott Nichol, Patrick Marleau, Dany Heatley, Ryane Clowe, Joe Pavelski, and Torrey Mitchell in the victory. Clowe opened the scoring at 18:05 of the first period.

Antero Niittymaki turned in a 32-save effort for the Sharks.

Ryan Smyth, Jarret Stoll, and Scott Parse scored for the Kings, finding the net behind Antero Niittymaki.

Los Angeles got a 28-stop effort from Jonathan Bernier in the loss.

San Jose scored 2 times on 3 chances on the power play, while Los Angeles went 0-for-2 with the man advantage.

San Jose lost the shots on goal battle to Los Angeles by a margin of 35-34.

San Jose heads into a battle against the Avalanche. Los Angeles, meanwhile, will have their next action against Columbus.