Flames Fall 3-2 Against St. Louis - Game Recap
|Flames Fall 3-2 Against St. Louis - Game Recap|
The Blues beat Calgary 3-2 on Thursday, earning a victory backstopped by Brian Elliott's 18 saves.
St. Louis was favored by -238 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Alexander Steen, Maxim Lapierre, and Vladimir Tarasenko each scored for the Blues in the victory. Tarasenko opened the scoring for St. Louis, finding the back of the net at 3:01 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Jay Bouwmeester and Jaden Schwartz.
Brian Elliott turned in a 18-save effort for the Blues.
Michael Cammalleri and Tim Jackman scored for the Flames, finding the net behind Brian Elliott.
Reto Berra stopped 24 of 27 shots for the Flames, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, St. Louis went 1-for-3, while the Flames were 0-for-6 with the man advantage.
Calgary lost the shots on goal battle to St. Louis by a margin of 27-20.
St. Louis looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Penguins. The Flames will aim to get back on the winning track at Colorado.