Blues vs Bruins Final: 3-2 - Recap
|Blues vs Bruins Final: 3-2 - Recap|
St. Louis needed a shootout to earn a 3-2 victory over Boston on Thursday in NHL action at TD Garden.
Bettors who backed the Blues were rewarded as +100 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go PUSH the closing total of 5.
Derek Roy clinched the win with a shootout goal in round 4 for the Blues. St. Louis got goals from Derek Roy and David Backes in the victory. Roy opened the scoring at 18:51 of the first period.
Jaroslav Halak turned in a 29-save effort for the Blues.
Gregory Campbell and Carl Soderberg scored for the Bruins, finding the net behind Jaroslav Halak.
Tuukka Rask stopped 24 of 26 shots for the Bruins, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, St. Louis went 0-for-1, while the Bruins were 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
St. Louis lost the shots on goal battle to Boston by a margin of 31-26.
St. Louis looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Stars. The Bruins will aim to get back on the winning track vs Carolina.