San Jose Falls 3-2 to Canucks - Recap

San Jose Falls 3-2 to Canucks - Recap

Cory Schneider stopped 43 of 45 shots fired at him by San Jose, as the Canucks skated to a 3-2 victory Saturday at HP Pavilion.

Vancouver was an underdog by +134 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.

Vancouver got goals from Manny Malhotra, Henrik Sedin, and Andrew Alberts in the victory. Malhotra opened the scoring at 6:13 of the first period.

Cory Schneider turned in a 43-save effort for the Canucks.

Patrick Marleau and Andrew Murray scored for the Sharks, finding the net behind Cory Schneider.

Antti Niemi stopped 24 of 27 shots for the Sharks, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.

Vancouver scored 1 time on 1 chances on the power play, while San Jose went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.

Vancouver lost the shots on goal battle to San Jose by a margin of 45-27.

Vancouver heads into a battle against the Blue Jackets. San Jose, meanwhile, will have their next action against Los Angeles.