San Jose vs St. Louis Recap - Sharks Win 3-2
St. Louis was unable to break down Antti Niemi on Thursday, firing 42 shots but scoring only 2 times in a 3-2 loss against the Sharks.
Bettors who backed the Sharks were rewarded as +145 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go PUSH the closing total of 5.
San Jose got goals from Martin Havlat (2) and Andrew Desjardins in the victory. Havlat opened the scoring at 6:02 of the second period.
Antti Niemi turned in a 40-save effort for the Sharks.
Patrik Berglund (2) scored for the Blues, finding the net behind Antti Niemi.
St. Louis got a 31-stop effort from Jaroslav Halak in the loss.
San Jose scored 1 time on 3 chances on the power play, while St. Louis went 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
St. Louis outshot San Jose 42-34 in the game.