Hockey bettors who backed the Blues on the moneyline Thursday didn’t have to sweat out a close game, as St. Louis easily handled Edmonton 4-0 at Scottrade Center.
St. Louis won as a -195 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
T.J. Oshie, Adam Cracknell, Matt D'Agostini, and Chris Stewart each scored for the Blues in the victory. Oshie opened the scoring for St. Louis, finding the back of the net at 18:28 of the second period. The goal was unassisted.
Jaroslav Halak turned in a 12-save effort for the Blues.
Edmonton got a 26-stop effort from Nikolai Khabibulin in the loss.
St. Louis scored 2 times on 6 chances on the power play, while Edmonton went 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Edmonton lost the shots on goal battle to St. Louis by a margin of 30-12.
Next game, St. Louis takes its act on the road to face Minnesota looking for another win. For Edmonton, they head home to face Calgary.