Colorado Falls 3-2 to Blues - Recap
|Colorado Falls 3-2 to Blues - Recap|
St. Louis got a pair of goals from David Perron as the Blues skated to a 3-2 victory over Colorado on Saturday at Scottrade Center.
Bettors who backed the Blues were rewarded as -205 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go PUSH the closing total of 5.
David Perron (2) and Carlo Colaiacovo each scored for the Blues in the victory. Perron opened the scoring for St. Louis, finding the back of the net at 12:12 of the first period. The goal was assisted by T.J. Oshie and David Backes.
Brian Elliott stopped 17 of 19 Colorado shots in the victory.
Colorado got goals from Shane O'Brien and Erik Johnson in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Semyon Varlamov stopped 41 of 44 shots for the Avalanche, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
St. Louis scored 2 times on 5 chances on the power play, while Colorado went 1-for-2 with the man advantage.
Colorado lost the shots on goal battle to St. Louis by a margin of 44-19.
Next game, St. Louis takes its act home to face San Jose looking for another win. For Colorado, they head on the road to face Vancouver.