Detroit vs San Jose Wrap - San Jose Wins 3-1
|Detroit vs San Jose Wrap - San Jose Wins 3-1|
Dany Heatley scored a pair of goals against the Red Wings as San Jose handed Detroit a 3-1 defeat on Thursday at HP Pavilion.
San Jose won as a -143 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Dany Heatley (2) and Patrick Marleau each scored for the Sharks in the victory. Heatley opened the scoring for San Jose, finding the back of the net at 3:51 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Ian White and Patrick Marleau.
Antti Niemi stopped 26 of 27 Detroit shots in the victory.
Tomas Holmstrom scored for the Red Wings, finding the net behind Antti Niemi.
Joey MacDonald stopped 25 of 28 shots for the Red Wings, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
San Jose scored 1 time on 3 chances on the power play, while Detroit went 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
Detroit lost the shots on goal battle to San Jose by a margin of 28-27.
San Jose looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Stars. The Red Wings will aim to get back on the winning track at Phoenix.