Sharks vs Ducks Final: 3-2 - Recap
|Sharks vs Ducks Final: 3-2 - Recap|
The Sharks beat Anaheim 3-2 on Thursday, earning a victory backstopped by Antti Niemi's 16 saves.
San Jose was favored by -157 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
San Jose got goals from Joe Thornton, Patrick Marleau, and Brent Burns in the victory. Marleau opened the scoring at 13:52 of the first period.
Antti Niemi stopped 16 of 18 Anaheim shots in the victory.
Anaheim got goals from Teemu Selanne and Mathieu Perreault in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Anaheim got a 25-stop effort from Frederik Andersen in the loss.
San Jose scored 1 time on 3 chances on the power play, while Anaheim went 1-for-2 with the man advantage.
San Jose outshot Anaheim 28-18 in the game.
San Jose looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Capitals. The Ducks will aim to get back on the winning track vs Florida.