Pittsburgh vs San Jose Wrap - San Jose Wins 5-3
|Pittsburgh vs San Jose Wrap - San Jose Wins 5-3|
San Jose got a pair of goals from Brent Burns as the Sharks skated to a 5-3 victory over Pittsburgh on Thursday at SAP Center.
San Jose won as a -147 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
San Jose got goals from Brent Burns (2), Joe Thornton, Patrick Marleau, and Justin Braun in the victory. Braun opened the scoring at 17:43 of the second period.
Antti Niemi turned in a 19-save effort for the Sharks.
Olli Maatta (2) and Chris Kunitz scored for the Penguins, finding the net behind Antti Niemi.
Jeff Zatkoff stopped 42 of 46 shots for the Penguins, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, San Jose went 0-for-4, while the Penguins were 2-for-4 with the man advantage.
Pittsburgh lost the shots on goal battle to San Jose by a margin of 47-22.
San Jose looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Canadiens. The Penguins will aim to get back on the winning track at Anaheim.