St. Louis Ices Los Angeles 6-4 - Recap
St. Louis skated to a 6-4 victory over Los Angeles on Thursday in NHL action at Scottrade Center.
The Blues were a +125 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.
Eric Brewer, Alex Steen, Brad Winchester, Jay McClement, David Backes, and Vladimir Sobotka each scored for the Blues in the victory. McClement opened the scoring for St. Louis, finding the back of the net at 18:45 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Brad Winchester and B.J. Crombeen.
Ty Conklin turned in a 25-save effort for the Blues.
Los Angeles got goals from Ryan Smyth, Dustin Brown, Anze Kopitar, and Wayne Simmonds in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Jonathan Quick stopped 25 of 30 shots for the Kings, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
St. Louis scored 2 times on 5 chances on the power play, while Los Angeles went 2-for-6 with the man advantage.
St. Louis outshot Los Angeles 31-29 in the game.
Next game, St. Louis takes its act home to face San Jose looking for another win. For Los Angeles, they head on the road to face Nashville.