Blue Jackets Fall 2-1 Against St. Louis - Game Recap
|Blue Jackets Fall 2-1 Against St. Louis - Game Recap|
The Blue Jackets came up short Sunday against the Blues, falling 2-1.
St. Louis was favored by -175 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.
Patrik Berglund and David Perron each scored for the Blues in the victory. Berglund opened the scoring for St. Louis, finding the back of the net at 1:09 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Alex Pietrangelo and Andy McDonald.
Jaroslav Halak turned in a 33-save effort for the Blues.
Columbus got a goal from Mark Letestu in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Columbus got a 24-stop effort from Curtis Sanford in the loss.
On the power play, St. Louis went 0-for-4, while the Blue Jackets were 0-for-8 with the man advantage.
Columbus outshot St. Louis 34-26 in the game.
St. Louis heads into a battle against the Blackhawks. Columbus, meanwhile, will have their next action against Edmonton.