Recap - Sharks Defeat Columbus 2-1
The Sharks beat Columbus 2-1 on Saturday, earning a victory backstopped by Thomas Greiss's 25 saves.
San Jose won as a -190 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Patrick Marleau and Ryane Clowe each scored for the Sharks in the victory. Clowe opened the scoring for San Jose, finding the back of the net at 14:59 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Logan Couture and Brent Burns.
Thomas Greiss stopped 25 of 26 Columbus shots in the victory.
Rick Nash scored for the Blue Jackets, finding the net behind Thomas Greiss.
Curtis Sanford stopped 31 of 33 shots for the Blue Jackets, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, San Jose went 1-for-5, while the Blue Jackets were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Columbus lost the shots on goal battle to San Jose by a margin of 33-26.
Next game, San Jose takes its act on the road to face Chicago looking for another win. For Columbus, they head home to face Edmonton.