St. Louis Skates Past Colorado 4-1 - Recap
|St. Louis Skates Past Colorado 4-1 - Recap|
The Blues earned a 4-1 victory over the Avalanche on Wednesday at Pepsi Center.
St. Louis won as a -120 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
St. Louis got goals from Alexander Steen, David Backes, Chris Stewart, and Jaden Schwartz in the victory. Backes opened the scoring at 2:46 of the first period.
Jaroslav Halak turned in a 25-save effort for the Blues.
Colorado got a goal from Patrick Bordeleau in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Semyon Varlamov stopped 31 of 34 shots for the Avalanche, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, St. Louis went 1-for-1, while the Avalanche were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Colorado lost the shots on goal battle to St. Louis by a margin of 35-26.
St. Louis heads into a battle against the Sharks. Colorado, meanwhile, will have their next action against Minnesota.