The Sharks outlasted the Penguins, 3-2, in OT in Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Finals. Joonas Donskoi delivered a goal 12:18 into overtime ended the first Stanley Cup Final game ever in San Jose and helped the Sharks bounce back from two straight road losses.
The San Jose Sharks will host the Stanley Cup Finals for the first time against the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 3 of their best-of-seven series on Saturday, start time at 8:00 PM ET, live streaming is on NBC Sports Live Extra, tv schedule is on NBCSN.
The Sharks are coming from a 2-1 OT Game 2 loss against on the road. San Jose is looking to bounce back after losing two games on the road. The Sharks have a mountain to climb but if they play with offensive juggernaut, then they will have a chance to win this game.
The Penguins are enjoying the leadership of superstar Sidney Crosby in the past two games. Pittburgh is looking to distance the series away from the Sharks into a 3-0 advantage. Conor Sheary scored the winning goal in OT in Game 2 while Phil Kessel delivered the score in regulation.
On the season, the Penguins are averaging 2.9 goals per game and ranking 16th in powerplay with 18.4. Defensively, the Penguins are yield 84.4 points against the opposing teams.
In the postseason, Kessel leads in points with 19 and in goals with 10. Nick Bonino tops in assists with 13 while Kris Letang leads in penalty minutes. Matt Murray yields 2.13 goals per game.
On the season, the Sharks are averaging 2.9 goals and ranking 3rd in powerplay with 22.5 percent. Defensively, the Sharks are yielding 2.5 goals per game and ranking 21st in penalty kill percentage with 80.5 percent.
In the postseason, Logan Couture leads in points with 26 and in assists with 18. Joe Pavelski tops in goals with 13 while Tommy Wingels leads in penalty minutes with 21. Martin Jones yields 2.16 goals per game.
Stanley Cup Finals Game 3 schedule info:
Date: June 4, 2016
Start Time: 8:00 PM ET
TV Schedule: NBCSN
Live Stream: NBC Sports Live Extra
Odds: -135 SJ