Recap - Sharks Defeat Columbus 2-1
|Recap - Sharks Defeat Columbus 2-1|
The Sharks earned a 2-1 victory over the Blue Jackets on Thursday at HP Pavilion.
San Jose won as a -205 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
San Jose got goals from Joe Thornton and Ryane Clowe in the victory. Clowe opened the scoring at 13:03 of the first period.
Thomas Greiss turned in a 23-save effort for the Sharks.
Vinny Prospal scored for the Blue Jackets, finding the net behind Thomas Greiss.
Curtis Sanford stopped 37 of 39 shots for the Blue Jackets, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
San Jose scored 1 time on 5 chances on the power play, while Columbus went 0-for-0 with the man advantage.
Columbus lost the shots on goal battle to San Jose by a margin of 39-24.
Next game, San Jose takes its act home to face Washington looking for another win. For Columbus, they head on the road to face Los Angeles.