San Jose Ices Phoenix 4-1 - Recap
Tomas Hertl scored twice to lead the Sharks over Phoenix 4-1 on Saturday at SAP Center.
The Sharks were a -140 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
San Jose got goals from Tomas Hertl (2), Patrick Marleau, and Logan Couture in the victory. Hertl opened the scoring at 0:46 of the first period.
Antti Niemi stopped 22 of 23 Phoenix shots in the victory.
Phoenix got a goal from Oliver Ekman-Larsson in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Phoenix got a 47-stop effort from Mike Smith in the loss.
On the power play, San Jose went 2-for-4, while the Coyotes were 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
Phoenix lost the shots on goal battle to San Jose by a margin of 51-23.
Next game, San Jose takes its act home to face New York looking for another win. For Phoenix, they head on the road to face New York.