St. Louis vs Minnesota Recap - Blues Win 2-0
|St. Louis vs Minnesota Recap - Blues Win 2-0|
Brian Elliott stopped everything that Minnesota threw at him on Thursday, leading St. Louis to a 2-0 win at Xcel Energy Center.
St. Louis won as a +100 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Andy McDonald and Roman Polak each scored for the Blues in the victory. Polak opened the scoring for St. Louis, finding the back of the net at 10:37 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Chris Stewart and Chris Porter.
Brian Elliott turned in a 23-save effort for the Blues.
Minnesota got a 18-stop effort from Niklas Backstrom in the loss.
On the power play, St. Louis went 0-for-1, while the Wild were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Minnesota outshot St. Louis 23-20 in the game.
Next game, St. Louis takes its act on the road to face Columbus looking for another win. For Minnesota, they head home to face Columbus.