Blues Down Florida 7-0 - Match Report
The battle between the Blues and Panthers didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Florida was handed a 7-0 defeat on Saturday at Scottrade Center.
St. Louis won as a -190 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
St. Louis got goals from Brenden Morrow, Alexander Steen, Derek Roy, Patrik Berglund, Ryan Reaves, Jaden Schwartz, and Vladimir Tarasenko in the victory. Morrow opened the scoring at 13:58 of the first period.
Jaroslav Halak turned in a 19-save effort for the Blues.
Florida got a 23-stop effort from Tim Thomas in the loss.
St. Louis scored 1 time on 4 chances on the power play, while Florida went 0-for-7 with the man advantage.
St. Louis outshot Florida 34-19 in the game.
St. Louis looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Blackhawks. The Panthers will aim to get back on the winning track at Philadelphia.