Event Name: San Jose Sharks vs Washington Capitals
Date: March 10, 2018
Location: SAP Center: 525 W Santa Clara St, San Jose, CA 95113
Hosted by: San Jose Sharks Hockey
Capitals got their first regulation victory at the SAP Center since 1993. San Jose played well for the first and 3rd period but really struggled in the second which eventually lead to their loss. Coach Peter DeBoer was not happy with the defense performance and tried different combination including benching Joakim Ryan for most of the second half of the game.
Final score 2-0 Capitals
Tonight the Sharks led in blocked shots at (20-14) and giveaways (6-3) while the Capitals led in shots (26-24), face-offs (62%-38%), takeaways (5-3) and hits (26-24).
3 stars of the game:
First Star: Capitals – Philipp Brubauer
Second Star: Capitals – Nicolas Backstorm
Third Star: Sharks – Martin Jones
The Sharks will take on the Detroit Red Wings on Monday 3/12/18 at the SAP Center.
INDTVUSA Staff Writer