St. Louis Skates Past Carolina 4-2 - Recap
|St. Louis Skates Past Carolina 4-2 - Recap|
The Blues beat Carolina 4-2 on Saturday, earning a victory backstopped by Brian Elliott's 18 saves.
The Blues were a -255 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.
St. Louis got goals from Alexander Steen, T.J. Oshie, David Backes, and Roman Polak in the victory. Polak opened the scoring at 9:25 of the second period.
Brian Elliott turned in a 18-save effort for the Blues.
Carolina got goals from Eric Staal and Nathan Gerbe in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Justin Peters stopped 28 of 31 shots for the Hurricanes, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, St. Louis went 1-for-5, while the Hurricanes were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Carolina lost the shots on goal battle to St. Louis by a margin of 32-20.
Next game, St. Louis takes its act on the road to face Washington looking for another win. For Carolina, they head home to face Boston.