Ward, Marleau lead Sharks to victory over Blue Jackets 3-2
San Jose Sharks goalie Martin Jones, right, stops a shot in front of Columbus Blue Jackets forward Nick Foligno, center, and Sharks defenseman Brent Burns during the third period of an NHL preseason hockey game in Columbus, Ohio, Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016. (AP Photo/Paul Vernon)
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) Mikkel Boedker and Joel Ward scored for an early lead and Patrick Marleau had a power-play goal, leading the San Jose Sharks over the Columbus Blue Jackets 3-2 on Saturday night.
Martin Jones made 26 saves for San Jose, which beat the Los Angeles Kings 2-1 in its season opener Wednesday.
Zach Werenski and Josh Anderson each got his first goal for Columbus, which has lost its first two games this season.
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Boedker scored 9:22 into the first period when a dump-in play by Logan Couture led to a tricky rebound off goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky. The puck was deflected to Boedker, who buried it over Bobrovsky's left shoulder.