San Jose Skates Past Los Angeles 4-2 - Recap

San Jose Skates Past Los Angeles 4-2 - Recap

The Sharks earned a 4-2 victory over the Kings on Monday at HP Pavilion.

San Jose won as a -135 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.

San Jose got goals from Joe Thornton, Patrick Marleau, Dan Boyle, and Logan Couture in the victory. Thornton opened the scoring at 11:39 of the second period.

Antti Niemi stopped 29 of 31 Los Angeles shots in the victory.

Los Angeles got goals from Jack Johnson and Anze Kopitar in the loss, but it wasn't enough.

Los Angeles got a 34-stop effort from Jonathan Quick in the loss.

On the power play, San Jose went 1-for-6, while the Kings were 2-for-6 with the man advantage.

Los Angeles lost the shots on goal battle to San Jose by a margin of 38-31.

San Jose looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Wild. The Kings will aim to get back on the winning track vs Nashville.