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Recap - Wild Defeat San Jose 3-2

Alex Stalock stopped 40 shots against San Jose on Thursday, leading Minnesota to a 3-2 victory at SAP Center at San Jose.

Bettors who backed the Wild were rewarded as -134 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.5.

Minnesota got goals from Ryan Suter, Alex Galchenyuk, and Zach Parise in the victory. Suter opened the scoring at 8:34 of the first period.

Alex Stalock stopped 40 of 42 San Jose shots in the victory.

Stefan Noesen, and Joe Thornton scored for the Sharks, finding the net behind Alex Stalock.

Martin Jones stopped 24 of 27 shots for the Sharks, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.

Minnesota scored 0 times on 1 chances on the power play, while San Jose went 1-for-3 with the man advantage.

San Jose outshot Minnesota 42-27 in the game.

Minnesota heads into a battle against the Kings. San Jose, meanwhile, will have their next action against Ottawa.