Carolina Ices St. Louis 3-1 - Recap
The Blues came up short Friday against the Hurricanes, falling 3-1.
The Hurricanes were a +130 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Carolina got goals from Alexander Semin, Nathan Gerbe, and Jeff Skinner in the victory. Gerbe opened the scoring at 3:46 of the first period.
Anton Khudobin turned in a 26-save effort for the Hurricanes.
David Backes scored for the Blues, finding the net behind Anton Khudobin.
St. Louis got a 28-stop effort from Jaroslav Halak in the loss.
On the power play, Carolina went 1-for-4, while the Blues were 1-for-4 with the man advantage.
St. Louis lost the shots on goal battle to Carolina by a margin of 31-27.
Next game, Carolina takes its act home to face Winnipeg looking for another win. For St. Louis, they head home to face Nashville.