St. Louis Skates Past Buffalo 4-2 - Recap

St. Louis Skates Past Buffalo 4-2 - Recap

David Backes scored a pair of goals against the Sabres as St. Louis handed Buffalo a 4-2 defeat on Saturday at Scottrade Center.

The Blues were a -220 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.

St. Louis got goals from David Backes (2), B.J. Crombeen, and David Perron in the victory. Crombeen opened the scoring at 7:45 of the second period.

Jaroslav Halak turned in a 19-save effort for the Blues.

Mike Weber and Tyler Myers scored for the Sabres, finding the net behind Jaroslav Halak.

Buffalo got a 23-stop effort from Ryan Miller in the loss.

On the power play, St. Louis went 1-for-2, while the Sabres were 1-for-3 with the man advantage.

St. Louis outshot Buffalo 27-21 in the game.

St. Louis looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Red Wings. The Sabres will aim to get back on the winning track at New Jersey.