St. Louis Ices Florida 4-0 - Recap
Hockey bettors who backed the Blues on the moneyline Friday didn’t have to sweat out a close game, as St. Louis easily handled Florida 4-0 at BB&T Center.
The Blues were a -185 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
St. Louis got goals from Alexander Steen, Derek Roy, Chris Stewart, and Alex Pietrangelo in the victory. Roy opened the scoring at 15:41 of the first period.
Brian Elliott turned in a 31-save effort for the Blues.
Jacob Markstrom stopped 19 of 23 shots for the Panthers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
St. Louis scored 1 time on 4 chances on the power play, while Florida went 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
St. Louis lost the shots on goal battle to Florida by a margin of 31-23.
Next game, St. Louis takes its act on the road to face Tampa Bay looking for another win. For Florida, they head on the road to face Washington.