St. Louis Skates Past Columbus 6-4 - Recap
The Blues beat Columbus 6-4 on Sunday, earning a victory backstopped by Jaroslav Halak's 28 saves.
St. Louis was favored by -205 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.
Jason Arnott, Alex Steen, T.J. Oshie, Patrik Berglund, Kevin Shattenkirk, and Alex Pietrangelo each scored for the Blues in the victory. Shattenkirk opened the scoring for St. Louis, finding the back of the net at 12:34 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Matt D'Agostini.
Jaroslav Halak stopped 28 of 32 Columbus shots in the victory.
Derek MacKenzie, Derick Brassard, Mark Letestu, and Derek Dorsett scored for the Blue Jackets, finding the net behind Jaroslav Halak.
Steve Mason stopped 28 of 33 shots for the Blue Jackets, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, St. Louis went 0-for-1, while the Blue Jackets were 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
St. Louis outshot Columbus 34-32 in the game.
St. Louis heads into a battle against the Avalanche. Columbus, meanwhile, will have their next action against Nashville.