San Jose Ices New York 1-0 - Recap
|San Jose Ices New York 1-0 - Recap|
San Jose's defense, led by netminder Antti Niemi, shut down New York 1-0 at Madison Square Garden on on Sunday.
San Jose won as a +100 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Logan Couture scored for the Sharks in the victory. Couture opened the scoring for San Jose, finding the back of the net at 11:48 of the first period. The goal was unassisted.
Antti Niemi stopped 41 of 41 New York shots in the victory.
Henrik Lundqvist stopped 28 of 29 shots for the Rangers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
San Jose scored 0 times on 1 chances on the power play, while New York went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
San Jose lost the shots on goal battle to New York by a margin of 41-29.
Next game, San Jose takes its act home to face Florida looking for another win. For New York, they head on the road to face Ottawa.