St. Louis Ices Los Angeles 3-1 - Recap
The Blues earned a 3-1 victory over the Kings on Thursday at STAPLES Center.
St. Louis won as a +160 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
St. Louis got goals from Alex Steen, B.J. Crombeen, and Ryan Reaves in the victory. Crombeen opened the scoring at 11:38 of the first period.
Jaroslav Halak turned in a 24-save effort for the Blues.
Los Angeles got a goal from Michal Handzus in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Jonathan Quick stopped 18 of 21 shots for the Kings, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, St. Louis went 0-for-1, while the Kings were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
St. Louis lost the shots on goal battle to Los Angeles by a margin of 25-21.
Next game, St. Louis takes its act on the road to face San Jose looking for another win. For Los Angeles, they head home to face Edmonton.