St. Louis vs Nashville Wrap - St. Louis Wins 6-1
|St. Louis vs Nashville Wrap - St. Louis Wins 6-1|
The battle between the Blues and Predators didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Nashville was handed a 6-1 defeat on Saturday at Bridgestone Arena.
St. Louis won as a -122 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Alexander Steen (2), Derek Roy, T.J. Oshie, Alex Pietrangelo, and Jaden Schwartz each scored for the Blues in the victory. Steen opened the scoring for St. Louis, finding the back of the net at 5:27 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Kevin Shattenkirk and Jaden Schwartz.
Jaroslav Halak stopped 22 of 23 Nashville shots in the victory.
Nick Spaling scored for the Predators, finding the net behind Jaroslav Halak.
Carter Hutton stopped 21 of 26 shots for the Predators, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
St. Louis scored 2 times on 5 chances on the power play, while Nashville went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Nashville lost the shots on goal battle to St. Louis by a margin of 30-23.
St. Louis heads into a battle against the Jets. Nashville, meanwhile, will have their next action against Phoenix.