Dallas vs St. Louis Recap - Blues Win 6-1
|Dallas vs St. Louis Recap - Blues Win 6-1|
The battle between the Blues and Stars didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Dallas was handed a 6-1 defeat on Saturday at Scottrade Center.
St. Louis won as a -180 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
St. Louis got goals from Derek Roy, T.J. Oshie, David Backes, Chris Stewart, Vladimir Sobotka, and Vladimir Tarasenko in the victory. Sobotka opened the scoring at 1:39 of the first period.
Brian Elliott turned in a 34-save effort for the Blues.
Dallas got a goal from Brenden Dillon in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Kari Lehtonen stopped 13 of 18 shots for the Stars, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, St. Louis went 1-for-3, while the Stars were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
St. Louis lost the shots on goal battle to Dallas by a margin of 35-25.
St. Louis heads into a battle against the Wild. Dallas, meanwhile, will have their next action against Anaheim.