Recap - Blues Defeat Edmonton 1-0
|Recap - Blues Defeat Edmonton 1-0|
Edmonton was shut out 1-0 on Thursday, stoned by Jaroslav Halak who stopped all 15 shots fired his way.
The Blues were a -285 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.
Alex Pietrangelo scored for the Blues in the victory. Pietrangelo opened the scoring for St. Louis, finding the back of the net at 14:46 of the third period. The goal was assisted by David Backes and Carlo Colaiacovo.
Jaroslav Halak turned in a 15-save effort for the Blues.
Edmonton got a 38-stop effort from Nikolai Khabibulin in the loss.
On the power play, St. Louis went 0-for-5, while the Oilers were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
St. Louis outshot Edmonton 39-15 in the game.
St. Louis looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Sabres. The Oilers will aim to get back on the winning track vs Calgary.