Oilers Fall 2-1 Against San Jose - Game Recap
|Oilers Fall 2-1 Against San Jose - Game Recap|
San Jose skated to a 2-1 victory over Edmonton on Tuesday in NHL action at HP Pavilion.
San Jose won as a -255 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
San Jose got goals from Dan Boyle and Logan Couture in the victory. Couture opened the scoring at 13:15 of the second period.
Antero Niittymaki turned in a 26-save effort for the Sharks.
Dustin Penner scored for the Oilers, finding the net behind Antero Niittymaki.
Nikolai Khabibulin stopped 28 of 30 shots for the Oilers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
San Jose scored 1 time on 4 chances on the power play, while Edmonton went 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Edmonton lost the shots on goal battle to San Jose by a margin of 30-27.
Next game, San Jose takes its act home to face Phoenix looking for another win. For Edmonton, they head on the road to face Los Angeles.