Recap - Sharks Defeat Edmonton 6-3
|Recap - Sharks Defeat Edmonton 6-3|
San Jose got a pair of goals from Patrick Marleau as the Sharks skated to a 6-3 victory over Edmonton on Tuesday at Rexall Place.
The Sharks were a -112 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.
San Jose got goals from Patrick Marleau (2), Logan Couture (2), Dan Boyle, and Marc-Edouard Vlasic in the victory. Boyle opened the scoring at 3:17 of the first period.
Antti Niemi turned in a 26-save effort for the Sharks.
Taylor Hall, Nail Yakupov, and Justin Schultz scored for the Oilers, finding the net behind Antti Niemi.
Devan Dubnyk stopped 11 of 17 shots for the Oilers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
San Jose scored 3 times on 5 chances on the power play, while Edmonton went 2-for-5 with the man advantage.
Edmonton lost the shots on goal battle to San Jose by a margin of 31-29.
Next game, San Jose takes its act home to face Phoenix looking for another win. For Edmonton, they head home to face Los Angeles.