St. Louis vs Detroit Wrap - St. Louis Wins 4-1
The Blues earned a 4-1 victory over the Red Wings on Monday at Joe Louis Arena.
St. Louis was favored by -147 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
St. Louis got goals from Barret Jackman, Jay Bouwmeester, Kevin Shattenkirk, and Magnus Paajarvi in the victory. Paajarvi opened the scoring at 11:13 of the first period.
Jaroslav Halak stopped 22 of 23 Detroit shots in the victory.
Gustav Nyquist scored for the Red Wings, finding the net behind Jaroslav Halak.
Jimmy Howard stopped 22 of 25 shots for the Red Wings, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, St. Louis went 1-for-5, while the Red Wings were 1-for-6 with the man advantage.
St. Louis outshot Detroit 39-23 in the game.
Next game, St. Louis takes its act on the road to face New Jersey looking for another win. For Detroit, they head home to face Chicago.