St. Louis Ices Edmonton 5-2 - Recap
|St. Louis Ices Edmonton 5-2 - Recap|
Andy McDonald scored twice to lead the Blues over Edmonton 5-2 on Wednesday at Rexall Place.
Bettors who backed the Blues were rewarded as -133 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 5.
Andy McDonald (2), Scott Nichol, Chris Stewart, and Kevin Shattenkirk each scored for the Blues in the victory. McDonald opened the scoring for St. Louis, finding the back of the net at 0:59 of the first period. The goal was assisted by T.J. Oshie and David Backes.
Jaroslav Halak turned in a 22-save effort for the Blues.
Edmonton got goals from Corey Potter and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Edmonton got a 16-stop effort from Devan Dubnyk in the loss.
On the power play, St. Louis went 1-for-4, while the Oilers were 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
St. Louis outshot Edmonton 31-24 in the game.
Next game, St. Louis takes its act on the road to face Vancouver looking for another win. For Edmonton, they head home to face Dallas.