Minnesota Falls 5-4 to Blues - Recap
|Minnesota Falls 5-4 to Blues - Recap|
The Blues earned a 5-4 victory over the Wild on Sunday at Scottrade Center.
St. Louis won as a -160 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
St. Louis got goals from Wade Redden, Barret Jackman, Chris Stewart, Patrik Berglund, and Vladimir Sobotka in the victory. Redden opened the scoring at 9:16 of the first period.
Brian Elliott turned in a 12-save effort for the Blues.
Minnesota got goals from Zach Parise (2), Dany Heatley, and Mikko Koivu in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Minnesota got a 29-stop effort from Niklas Backstrom in the loss.
St. Louis scored 0 times on 5 chances on the power play, while Minnesota went 2-for-3 with the man advantage.
Minnesota lost the shots on goal battle to St. Louis by a margin of 34-16.
St. Louis looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Blue Jackets. The Wild will aim to get back on the winning track vs Columbus.