Blues Down Columbus 4-1 - Match Report
|Blues Down Columbus 4-1 - Match Report|
The Blues beat Columbus 4-1 on Thursday, earning a victory backstopped by Jaroslav Halak's Jaroslav HalakSaves saves.
The Blues were a -137 favorite in the win. The combined score pushed PUSH the total, which closed at 5.
St. Louis got goals from Alex Steen, Jay McClement, David Backes, and Vladimir Sobotka in the victory. Steen opened the scoring at 1:14 of the first period.
Jaroslav Halak turned in a 27-save effort for the Blues.
Jan Hejda scored for the Blue Jackets, finding the net behind Jaroslav Halak.
Mathieu Garon stopped 20 of 23 shots for the Blue Jackets, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, St. Louis went 3-for-3, while the Blue Jackets were 0-for-8 with the man advantage.
Columbus outshot St. Louis 28-24 in the game.
Next game, St. Louis takes its act home to face Carolina looking for another win. For Columbus, they head home to face New York.