Blues visit the Ducks after Saad’s 2-goal game
St. Louis Blues (7-1-1, first in the Central) vs. Anaheim Ducks (5-4-3, fourth in the Pacific)
Anaheim, California; Sunday, 8 p.m. EST
FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Ducks +147, Blues -176; over/under is 5.5
BOTTOM LINE: St. Louis visits the Anaheim Ducks after Brandon Saad scored two goals in the Blues’ 5-3 victory against the Sharks.
Anaheim finished 17-30-9 overall with a 6-18-4 record at home during the 2020-21 season. Goalies for the Ducks compiled an .897 save percentage while allowing 3.0 goals on 30.4 shots per game last season.
St. Louis finished 27-20-9 overall and 15-9-4 on the road a season ago. The Blues averaged 3.0 goals on 29.0 shots per game last season.
The matchup Sunday is the first meeting of the season for the two teams.
INJURIES: Ducks: Jakob Silfverberg: day to day (health protocols).
Blues: Ville Husso: day to day (health protocols), Torey Krug: day to day (health protocols), Brayden Schenn: day to day (upper body), Ryan O’Reilly: day to day (health protocols), Kyle Clifford: day to day (health protocols).