Los Angeles Falls 4-0 to Blues - Recap
The battle between the Blues and Kings didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Los Angeles was handed a 4-0 defeat on Thursday at STAPLES Center.
Bettors who backed the Blues were rewarded as +198 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.5.
St. Louis got goals from Matt D'Agostini (2), T.J. Oshie, and Alex Pietrangelo in the victory. D'Agostini opened the scoring at 16:30 of the first period.
Jaroslav Halak stopped 17 of 17 Los Angeles shots in the victory.
Los Angeles got a 35-stop effort from Jonathan Quick in the loss.
St. Louis scored 0 times on 3 chances on the power play, while Los Angeles went 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
Los Angeles lost the shots on goal battle to St. Louis by a margin of 39-17.
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 Anaheim.