Recap - Blues Defeat Phoenix 2-1
|Recap - Blues Defeat Phoenix 2-1|
T.J. Oshie scored twice to lead the Blues over Phoenix 2-1 on Tuesday at Scottrade Center.
St. Louis won as a -215 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
T.J. Oshie (2) scored for the Blues in the victory. Oshie opened the scoring for St. Louis, finding the back of the net at 9:54 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Alex Pietrangelo and David Backes.
Jaroslav Halak turned in a 20-save effort for the Blues.
Oliver Ekman-Larsson scored for the Coyotes, finding the net behind Jaroslav Halak.
Mike Smith stopped 16 of 18 shots for the Coyotes, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, St. Louis went 1-for-3, while the Coyotes were 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
Phoenix outshot St. Louis 21-18 in the game.
Next game, St. Louis takes its act home to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For Phoenix, they head home to face Vancouver.