San Jose Skates Past Vancouver 4-1 - Recap
|San Jose Skates Past Vancouver 4-1 - Recap|
San Jose skated to a 4-1 victory over Vancouver on Thursday in NHL action at SAP Center.
San Jose won as a -130 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played PUSH the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Patrick Marleau, Brent Burns, Justin Braun, and Tommy Wingels each scored for the Sharks in the victory. Burns opened the scoring for San Jose, finding the back of the net at 5:53 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Tomas Hertl and Joe Thornton.
Antti Niemi turned in a 21-save effort for the Sharks.
Jason Garrison scored for the Canucks, finding the net behind Antti Niemi.
Roberto Luongo stopped 31 of 35 shots for the Canucks, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
San Jose scored 0 times on 8 chances on the power play, while Vancouver went 1-for-6 with the man advantage.
San Jose outshot Vancouver 35-22 in the game.
San Jose looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Coyotes. The Canucks will aim to get back on the winning track vs Edmonton.