Avalanche Fall 4-0 Against San Jose - Game Recap
Hockey bettors who backed the Sharks on the moneyline Saturday didn’t have to sweat out a close game, as San Jose easily handled Colorado 4-0 at HP Pavilion.
The Sharks were a -153 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
San Jose got goals from Patrick Marleau (2), Joe Thornton, and Matt Irwin in the victory. Marleau opened the scoring at 16:09 of the first period.
Thomas Greiss stopped 24 of 24 Colorado shots in the victory.
Semyon Varlamov stopped 22 of 26 shots for the Avalanche, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
San Jose scored 3 times on 6 chances on the power play, while Colorado went 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Colorado lost the shots on goal battle to San Jose by a margin of 43-24.
Next game, San Jose takes its act home to face Vancouver looking for another win. For Colorado, they head on the road to face Edmonton.