The Blue Jackets came up short Saturday against the Blues, falling 4-1.
St. Louis was favored by -245 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went PUSH the consensus closing total of 5.
St. Louis got goals from T.J. Oshie, Chris Stewart, David Perron, and Alex Pietrangelo in the victory. Perron opened the scoring at 6:01 of the first period.
Brian Elliott turned in a 21-save effort for the Blues.
Cam Atkinson scored for the Blue Jackets, finding the net behind Brian Elliott.
Curtis Sanford stopped 25 of 29 shots for the Blue Jackets, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
St. Louis scored 2 times on 6 chances on the power play, while Columbus went 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Columbus lost the shots on goal battle to St. Louis by a margin of 29-22.