Sharks vs Canucks Final: 5-2 - Recap

Sharks vs Canucks Final: 5-2 - Recap

Joe Pavelski was the difference, potting a pair for San Jose on Sunday as the Sharks skated off with a 5-2 victory over the Canucks at HP Pavilion.

The Sharks were a -130 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.

Joe Pavelski (2), Logan Couture (2), and Patrick Marleau each scored for the Sharks in the victory. Pavelski opened the scoring for San Jose, finding the back of the net at 14:08 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Logan Couture and Joe Thornton.

Antti Niemi stopped 28 of 30 Vancouver shots in the victory.

Dan Hamhuis and Alexandre Burrows scored for the Canucks, finding the net behind Antti Niemi.

Vancouver got a 23-stop effort from Cory Schneider in the loss.

On the power play, San Jose went 3-for-8, while the Canucks were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.

San Jose outshot Vancouver 38-30 in the game.