Blues vs Sabres Final: 2-1 - Recap
St. Louis skated to a 2-1 victory over Buffalo on Thursday in NHL action at Scottrade Center.
St. Louis was favored by -340 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.
St. Louis got goals from Brenden Morrow and Maxim Lapierre in the victory. Lapierre opened the scoring at 1:59 of the second period.
Brian Elliott turned in a 24-save effort for the Blues.
Cody Hodgson scored for the Sabres, finding the net behind Brian Elliott.
Buffalo got a 26-stop effort from Nathan Lieuwen in the loss.
On the power play, St. Louis went 0-for-2, while the Sabres were 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
Buffalo lost the shots on goal battle to St. Louis by a margin of 28-25.
Next game, St. Louis takes its act home to face Colorado looking for another win. For Buffalo, they head on the road to face Detroit.