Blues vs Blue Jackets Final: 4-1 - Recap
St. Louis skated to a 4-1 victory over Columbus on Thursday in NHL action at Nationwide Arena.
St. Louis was favored by -175 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went PUSH the consensus closing total of 5.
Barret Jackman, David Backes, Patrik Berglund, and Vladimir Tarasenko each scored for the Blues in the victory. Jackman opened the scoring for St. Louis, finding the back of the net at 2:19 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Ryan Reaves and Jamie Langenbrunner.
Brian Elliott turned in a 24-save effort for the Blues.
Columbus got a goal from Derick Brassard in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Columbus got a 13-stop effort from Steve Mason in the loss.
St. Louis scored 2 times on 5 chances on the power play, while Columbus went 1-for-4 with the man advantage.
St. Louis looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Red Wings. The Blue Jackets will aim to get back on the winning track vs Detroit.