nhl Game Recap
San Jose Sharks vs Edmonton Oilers Wrap - San Jose Wins 6-3
Timo Meier was the difference, potting a pair for San Jose on Thursday as the Sharks skated off with a 6-3 victory over the Oilers at Rogers Place.
San Jose was an underdog by +145 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 6.0.
Timo Meier(2), Stefan Noesen, Kevin Labanc, Maxim Letunov, and Evander Kane each scored for the Sharks in the victory. Meier opened the scoring for San Jose.
Aaron Dell turned in a 28-save effort for the Sharks.
Edmonton got goals from Ethan Bear, Connor McDavid, and Sam Gagner in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Edmonton got a 25-stop effort from Mikko Koskinen in the loss.
San Jose scored 1 times on 3 chances on the power play, while Edmonton went 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
San Jose lost the shots on goal battle to Edmonton by a margin of 31-31.
Next game, San Jose takes its act home to face Calgary looking for another win. For Edmonton, they head home to face Nashville.