Oilers vs Sharks Final: 5-2 - Recap
|Oilers vs Sharks Final: 5-2 - Recap|
Devan Dubnyk stopped 41 of 43 shots fired at him by San Jose, as the Oilers skated to a 5-2 victory Thursday at HP Pavilion.
Edmonton was an underdog by +205 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Edmonton got goals from Taylor Hall (2), Dustin Penner, Andrew Cogliano, and Linus Omark in the victory. Cogliano opened the scoring at 15:34 of the first period.
Devan Dubnyk turned in a 41-save effort for the Oilers.
Joe Thornton and Ryane Clowe scored for the Sharks, finding the net behind Devan Dubnyk.
San Jose got a 24-stop effort from Antero Niittymaki in the loss.
Edmonton scored 0 times on 4 chances on the power play, while San Jose went 2-for-5 with the man advantage.
Edmonton lost the shots on goal battle to San Jose by a margin of 43-29.
Edmonton heads into a battle against the Kings. San Jose, meanwhile, will have their next action against St. Louis.