Blackhawks vs Blues Final: 3-2 - Recap
Chicago skated to a 3-2 victory over St. Louis on Friday in NHL action at Scottrade Center.
Chicago was an underdog by +108 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went PUSH the consensus closing total of 5.
Marian Hossa, Jonathan Toews, and Ben Smith each scored for the Blackhawks in the victory. Hossa opened the scoring for Chicago, finding the back of the net at 16:11 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Bryan Bickell and Niklas Hjalmarsson.
Corey Crawford stopped 27 of 29 St. Louis shots in the victory.
T.J. Oshie and Alex Pietrangelo scored for the Blues, finding the net behind Corey Crawford.
Ryan Miller stopped 27 of 30 shots for the Blues, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Chicago went 0-for-2, while the Blues were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
St. Louis lost the shots on goal battle to Chicago by a margin of 30-29.