Recap - Canucks Defeat St. Louis 3-2
|Recap - Canucks Defeat St. Louis 3-2|
Vancouver earned a 3-2 victory over St. Louis behind a 2-goal performance from Ryan Kesler on Friday at Scottrade Center.
Vancouver won as a +180 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Vancouver got goals from Ryan Kesler (2) and Chris Higgins in the victory. Higgins opened the scoring at 17:11 of the first period.
Eddie Lack turned in a 22-save effort for the Canucks.
Alexander Steen and Vladimir Sobotka scored for the Blues, finding the net behind Eddie Lack.
Jaroslav Halak stopped 18 of 21 shots for the Blues, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Vancouver scored 1 time on 3 chances on the power play, while St. Louis went 1-for-2 with the man advantage.
Vancouver lost the shots on goal battle to St. Louis by a margin of 24-21.
Vancouver looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Capitals. The Blues will aim to get back on the winning track at Nashville.