St. Louis vs San Jose Recap - Blues Win 3-1
|St. Louis vs San Jose Recap - Blues Win 3-1|
The Blues beat San Jose 3-1 on Saturday, earning a victory backstopped by Jaroslav Halak's 18 saves.
St. Louis was an underdog by +105 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.
St. Louis got goals from Andy McDonald, T.J. Oshie, and Kevin Shattenkirk in the victory. McDonald opened the scoring at 2:52 of the first period.
Jaroslav Halak turned in a 18-save effort for the Blues.
San Jose got a goal from Torrey Mitchell in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Antti Niemi stopped 29 of 32 shots for the Sharks, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, St. Louis went 2-for-5, while the Sharks were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
St. Louis outshot San Jose 32-19 in the game.
Next game, St. Louis takes its act home to face Chicago looking for another win. For San Jose, they head home to face Edmonton.