Vancouver vs San Jose Wrap - San Jose Wins 3-2
|Vancouver vs San Jose Wrap - San Jose Wins 3-2|
San Jose skated to a 3-2 victory over Vancouver on Monday in NHL action at HP Pavilion.
Bettors who backed the Sharks were rewarded as -125 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go PUSH the closing total of 5.
Joe Thornton, Logan Couture, and Andrew Desjardins each scored for the Sharks in the victory. Desjardins opened the scoring for San Jose, finding the back of the net at 7:41 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Adam Burish and Scott Gomez.
Antti Niemi stopped 23 of 25 Vancouver shots in the victory.
Vancouver got goals from Chris Higgins and Alexandre Burrows in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Cory Schneider stopped 32 of 35 shots for the Canucks, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
San Jose scored 1 time on 3 chances on the power play, while Vancouver went 0-for-0 with the man advantage.
Vancouver lost the shots on goal battle to San Jose by a margin of 35-25.
San Jose looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Wild. The Canucks will aim to get back on the winning track vs Edmonton.