San Jose vs Pittsburgh Recap - Sharks Win 3-2
|San Jose vs Pittsburgh Recap - Sharks Win 3-2|
Patrick Marleau scored twice to lead the Sharks over Pittsburgh 3-2 on Wednesday at Consol Energy Centre.
Bettors who backed the Sharks were rewarded as -127 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go PUSH the closing total of 5.
Patrick Marleau (2) 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 3:01 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Devin Setoguchi and Jason Demers.
Antti Niemi turned in a 24-save effort for the Sharks.
Tyler Kennedy (2) scored for the Penguins, finding the net behind Antti Niemi.
Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 35 of 38 shots for the Penguins, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, San Jose went 1-for-4, while the Penguins were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Pittsburgh lost the shots on goal battle to San Jose by a margin of 38-26.
San Jose looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Flames. The Penguins will aim to get back on the winning track at Carolina.