St. Louis Skates Past Detroit 2-1 - Recap
St. Louis skated to a 2-1 victory over Detroit on Tuesday in NHL action at Scottrade Center.
St. Louis was favored by -110 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
St. Louis got goals from Alex Steen and Matt D'Agostini in the victory. D'Agostini opened the scoring at 17:19 of the first period.
Brian Elliott turned in a 21-save effort for the Blues.
Justin Abdelkader scored for the Red Wings, finding the net behind Brian Elliott.
Jimmy Howard stopped 35 of 37 shots for the Red Wings, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, St. Louis went 1-for-4, while the Red Wings were 0-for-6 with the man advantage.
St. Louis outshot Detroit 37-22 in the game.
St. Louis looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Panthers. The Red Wings will aim to get back on the winning track at San Jose.