The Sharks came up short Thursday against the Blues, falling 2-1.
St. Louis was favored by -114 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.
Andy McDonald and B.J. Crombeen each scored for the Blues in the victory. Crombeen opened the scoring for St. Louis, finding the back of the net at 7:12 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Patrik Berglund and David Perron.
Brian Elliott turned in a 24-save effort for the Blues.
Joe Thornton scored for the Sharks, finding the net behind Brian Elliott.
Antti Niemi stopped 22 of 24 shots for the Sharks, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, St. Louis went 1-for-3, while the Sharks were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
St. Louis lost the shots on goal battle to San Jose by a margin of 25-24.