St. Louis visits Vegas after Kostin’s 2-goal game

October 19, 2021 GMT

St. Louis Blues (2-0-0, first in the Central) vs. Vegas Golden Knights (1-1-0, seventh in the Pacific)

Paradise, Nevada; Wednesday, 10 p.m. EDT

FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Golden Knights -129, Blues +108; over/under is 6

BOTTOM LINE: The Vegas Golden Knights host St. Louis after Klim Kostin scored two goals in the Blues’ 7-4 win against the Coyotes.

Vegas finished 40-14-2 overall and 21-5-2 at home during the 2020-21 season. The Golden Knights scored 31 power play goals with a 17.8% success rate on power play opportunities last season.

St. Louis went 27-20-9 overall and 15-9-4 on the road a season ago. The Blues scored 167 total goals last season, 36 on power plays and six shorthanded.

The teams meet Wednesday for the first time this season.

INJURIES: Golden Knights: Mark Stone: day to day (undisclosed), Max Pacioretty: out (undisclosed), Mattias Janmark: day to day (health protocols), William Carrier: day to day (upper body).

Blues: None listed.


The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.