Penguins Fall 2-1 Against St. Louis - Game Recap
|Penguins Fall 2-1 Against St. Louis - Game Recap|
The Blues beat Pittsburgh 2-1 on Saturday, earning a victory backstopped by Jaroslav Halak's 19 saves.
The Blues were a -125 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Ryan Reaves and Kevin Shattenkirk each scored for the Blues in the victory. Reaves opened the scoring for St. Louis, finding the back of the net at 2:52 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Maxim Lapierre and Alexander Steen.
Jaroslav Halak turned in a 19-save effort for the Blues.
Pittsburgh got a goal from Jussi Jokinen in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 30 of 32 shots for the Penguins, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, St. Louis went 0-for-3, while the Penguins were 1-for-2 with the man advantage.
St. Louis outshot Pittsburgh 32-20 in the game.
Next game, St. Louis takes its act home to face Phoenix looking for another win. For Pittsburgh, they head home to face Philadelphia.