Blues Down Detroit 10-3 - Match Report
Hockey bettors who backed the Blues on the moneyline Wednesday didn’t have to sweat out a close game, as St. Louis easily handled Detroit 10-3 at Joe Louis Arena.
St. Louis won as a +200 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
St. Louis got goals from Chris Porter (2), B.J. Crombeen, Cam Janssen, David Backes, Roman Polak, Matt D'Agostini, Chris Stewart, Patrik Berglund, and Vladimir Sobotka in the victory. Stewart opened the scoring at 14:06 of the first period.
Jaroslav Halak turned in a 41-save effort for the Blues.
Mike Modano, Todd Bertuzzi, and Henrik Zetterberg scored for the Red Wings, finding the net behind Jaroslav Halak.
Joey MacDonald stopped 32 of 39 shots for the Red Wings, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, St. Louis went 2-for-4, while the Red Wings were 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
Detroit lost the shots on goal battle to St. Louis by a margin of 47-44.
St. Louis heads into a battle against the Flames. Detroit, meanwhile, will have their next action against Nashville.