Blues Down New York 2-1 - Match Report
|Blues Down New York 2-1 - Match Report|
The Blues earned a 2-1 victory over the Rangers on Thursday at Madison Square Garden.
St. Louis won as a -107 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
St. Louis got goals from Alexander Steen and Kevin Shattenkirk in the victory. Steen opened the scoring at 8:38 of the first period.
Jaroslav Halak stopped 34 of 35 New York shots in the victory.
Rick Nash scored for the Rangers, finding the net behind Jaroslav Halak.
Henrik Lundqvist stopped 23 of 25 shots for the Rangers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, St. Louis went 1-for-2, while the Rangers were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
St. Louis lost the shots on goal battle to New York by a margin of 35-25.
Next game, St. Louis takes its act on the road to face New York looking for another win. For New York, they head on the road to face New Jersey.