St. Louis Skates Past Winnipeg 3-2 - Recap
|St. Louis Skates Past Winnipeg 3-2 - Recap|
The Jets came up short Saturday against the Blues, falling 3-2 in a shootout.
Bettors who backed the Blues were rewarded as -122 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go PUSH the closing total of 5.
The win was clinched by David Perron, who beat Chris Mason in a shootout to gain the extra point in the standings for St. Louis. St. Louis got goals from David Backes and David Perron in the victory. Backes opened the scoring at 7:43 of the first period.
Jaroslav Halak turned in a 39-save effort for the Blues.
Blake Wheeler (2) scored for the Jets, finding the net behind Jaroslav Halak.
Chris Mason stopped 14 of 16 shots for the Jets, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
St. Louis scored 0 times on 1 chances on the power play, while Winnipeg went 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
St. Louis lost the shots on goal battle to Winnipeg by a margin of 41-16.
St. Louis looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Flames. The Jets will aim to get back on the winning track vs Edmonton.