Montreal vs St. Louis Wrap - St. Louis Wins 4-1
|Montreal vs St. Louis Wrap - St. Louis Wins 4-1|
The Blues earned a 4-1 victory over the Canadiens on Thursday at Scottrade Center.
St. Louis was an underdog by +107 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
St. Louis got goals from Andy McDonald, T.J. Oshie, David Backes, and Matt D'Agostini in the victory. Backes opened the scoring at 18:59 of the first period.
Jaroslav Halak turned in a 27-save effort for the Blues.
Montreal got a goal from Jeff Halpern in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Montreal got a 23-stop effort from Carey Price in the loss.
St. Louis scored 0 times on 3 chances on the power play, while Montreal went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Montreal outshot St. Louis 28-27 in the game.
Next game, St. Louis takes its act home to face Detroit looking for another win. For Montreal, they head on the road to face Pittsburgh.