St. Louis vs Pittsburgh Recap - Blues Win 1-0
|St. Louis vs Pittsburgh Recap - Blues Win 1-0|
Brian Elliott stopped everything that Pittsburgh threw at him on Sunday, leading St. Louis to a 1-0 win at Consol Energy Centre.
St. Louis was an underdog by +105 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
St. Louis got a goal from David Backes in the victory. Backes opened the scoring at 11:20 of the third period.
Brian Elliott turned in a 33-save effort for the Blues.
Pittsburgh got a 26-stop effort from Marc-Andre Fleury in the loss.
On the power play, St. Louis went 0-for-2, while the Penguins were 0-for-5 with the man advantage.
St. Louis lost the shots on goal battle to Pittsburgh by a margin of 33-27.
Next game, St. Louis takes its act on the road to face Toronto looking for another win. For Pittsburgh, they head home to face Phoenix.