San Jose Skates Past Washington 2-0 - Recap
|San Jose Skates Past Washington 2-0 - Recap|
San Jose shut out Washington on Tuesday, getting a 25-stop effort from Antti Niemi in a 2-0 win.
San Jose won as a +105 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Dan Boyle and Logan Couture each scored for the Sharks in the victory. Couture opened the scoring for San Jose, finding the back of the net at 11:55 of the third period. The goal was assisted by Ben Eager and Kent Huskins.
Antti Niemi turned in a 25-save effort for the Sharks.
Washington got a 34-stop effort from Michal Neuvirth in the loss.
On the power play, San Jose went 0-for-1, while the Capitals were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
San Jose outshot Washington 36-25 in the game.
Next game, San Jose takes its act on the road to face Columbus looking for another win. For Washington, they head home to face Los Angeles.