Sharks Down Los Angeles 6-1 - Match Report
San Jose cruised to victory on Monday, earning an easy 6-1 win over the Kings at HP Pavilion.
The Sharks were a -165 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.
San Jose got goals from Joe Thornton, Dan Boyle, Kyle Wellwood, Devin Setoguchi, Marc-Edouard Vlasic, and Joe Pavelski in the victory. Pavelski opened the scoring at 1:47 of the first period.
Antti Niemi stopped 31 of 32 Los Angeles shots in the victory.
Michal Handzus scored for the Kings, finding the net behind Antti Niemi.
Jonathan Bernier stopped 17 of 19 shots for the Kings, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, San Jose went 0-for-0, while the Kings were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Los Angeles lost the shots on goal battle to San Jose by a margin of 35-32.
San Jose looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Ducks. The Kings will aim to get back on the winning track vs Phoenix.