Recap - Sharks Defeat Calgary 6-3
Patrick Marleau scored twice to lead the Sharks over Calgary 6-3 on Wednesday at HP Pavilion.
San Jose was favored by -165 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Patrick Marleau (2), Torrey Mitchell (2), Logan Couture, and Andrew Desjardins each scored for the Sharks in the victory. Mitchell opened the scoring for San Jose, finding the back of the net at 3:00 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Jamal Mayers and Joe Thornton.
Antti Niemi turned in a 22-save effort for the Sharks.
Jarome Iginla, Cory Sarich, and Rene Bourque scored for the Flames, finding the net behind Antti Niemi.
Calgary got a 32-stop effort from Miikka Kiprusoff in the loss.
On the power play, San Jose went 1-for-2, while the Flames were 1-for-1 with the man advantage.
Calgary lost the shots on goal battle to San Jose by a margin of 38-25.
Next game, San Jose takes its act on the road to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For Calgary, they head on the road to face Edmonton.