Sharks vs Devils Final: 4-2 - Recap
|Sharks vs Devils Final: 4-2 - Recap|
The Sharks earned a 4-2 victory over the Devils on Sunday at Prudential Center.
Bettors who backed the Sharks were rewarded as -130 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 5.
San Jose got goals from Patrick Marleau, Raffi Torres, Logan Couture, and Matthew Nieto in the victory. Couture opened the scoring at 3:26 of the second period.
Alex Stalock turned in a 21-save effort for the Sharks.
Patrik Elias and Adam Henrique scored for the Devils, finding the net behind Alex Stalock.
Cory Schneider stopped 18 of 22 shots for the Devils, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, San Jose went 0-for-1, while the Devils were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
New Jersey outshot San Jose 23-22 in the game.
Next game, San Jose takes its act home to face Carolina looking for another win. For New Jersey, they head home to face Detroit.