Sharks vs Coyotes Final: 3-1 - Recap
|Sharks vs Coyotes Final: 3-1 - Recap|
Antti Niemi stopped 35 of 36 shots fired at him by Phoenix, as the Sharks skated to a 3-1 victory Saturday at HP Pavilion.
The Sharks were a -165 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.
San Jose got goals from Ian White, Joe Pavelski, and Logan Couture in the victory. White opened the scoring at 7:11 of the second period.
Antti Niemi turned in a 35-save effort for the Sharks.
Lauri Korpikoski scored for the Coyotes, finding the net behind Antti Niemi.
Ilya Bryzgalov stopped 34 of 37 shots for the Coyotes, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
San Jose scored 2 times on 3 chances on the power play, while Phoenix went 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Phoenix lost the shots on goal battle to San Jose by a margin of 37-36.