San Jose Skates Past Vancouver 3-2 - Recap
The Sharks earned a 3-2 victory over the Canucks on Friday at Rogers Arena.
The Sharks were a +118 underdog in the win. The combined score pushed PUSH the total, which closed at 5.
San Jose got goals from Joe Thornton, Patrick Marleau, and Raffi Torres in the victory. Thornton opened the scoring at 13:22 of the first period.
Antti Niemi turned in a 29-save effort for the Sharks.
Vancouver got goals from Ryan Kesler (2) in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Roberto Luongo stopped 30 of 33 shots for the Canucks, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, San Jose went 0-for-5, while the Canucks were 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
Vancouver lost the shots on goal battle to San Jose by a margin of 33-31.