San Jose vs Edmonton Recap - Sharks Win 4-3
|San Jose vs Edmonton Recap - Sharks Win 4-3|
San Jose needed a shootout to earn a 4-3 victory over Edmonton on Wednesday in NHL action at Rexall Place.
The Sharks were a -110 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.
Dan Boyle clinched the win with a shootout goal in round 3 for the Sharks. San Jose got goals from Logan Couture (2) and Tommy Wingels in the victory. Couture opened the scoring at 14:19 of the first period.
Antti Niemi turned in a 24-save effort for the Sharks.
Shawn Horcoff, Sam Gagner, and Ryan Jones scored for the Oilers, finding the net behind Antti Niemi.
Devan Dubnyk stopped 31 of 34 shots for the Oilers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, San Jose went 1-for-2, while the Oilers were 1-for-5 with the man advantage.
San Jose outshot Edmonton 34-27 in the game.
Next game, San Jose takes its act on the road to face Minnesota looking for another win. For Edmonton, they head home to face St. Louis.