St. Louis Blues vs Colorado Avalanche – NHL Preview, Tips and Odds

NHL
St. Louis Blues
Final
2:3
Colorado Avalanche
Highlights and Stats


St. Louis Blues come against the Colorado Avalanche for game 6 of their Stanley Cup playoff battle, scheduled for Friday, 08:00 PM EDT at Enterprise Center. The Blues stayed alive in the series, by winning the all-important game 5 in overtime.

St. Louis Blues vs Colorado Avalanche Head to Head

*Last game between teams from 05-25-2022
TeamP1P2P3OTFinal
St. Louis Blues
St. Louis Blues
0 1 3 1 5
Colorado Avalanche
Colorado Avalanche
2 1 1 0 4

The last encounter of the two franchises was played on May 25th, and after the final horn the scoreboard was showing a 4-5 loss for the Colorado Avalanche. Robert Thomas had a leading role for the Blues and finished the game with 2 points for 21:31 of play time. He made 6 shots on the enemy goal and converted 2 of those. On the other half of the court it was Nathan MacKinnon who contributed the most, scoring 3 goals and assisting for another 1 for a total of 22:29 of game time. St. Louis Blues’ goalie Ville Husso played on a decent level and ended the game with a 0.882 save percentage. Darcy Kuemper was between the sticks for the Avalanche and parried 25 of all the 30 shots he faced, but that proved insufficient for the win. When it comes to the latest five encounters the St. Louis Blues won 2 and the Colorado Avalanche triumphed 3 times.
*Last 5 head-to-head games
Team05-25-202205-23-202205-21-202205-19-202205-17-2022
St. Louis Blues
St. Louis Blues
53 2 42
Colorado Avalanche
Colorado Avalanche
4 651 3

St. Louis Blues Form

*Last 10 St. Louis Blues Games - 5:4:1
05-25-202205-23-202205-21-202205-19-202205-17-202205-12-202205-10-202205-08-202205-06-202205-04-2022
4:5@ Colorado Avalanche3:6vs Colorado Avalanche2:5vs Colorado Avalanche1:4@ Colorado Avalanche3:2@ Colorado Avalanche5:1vs Minnesota Wild2:5@ Minnesota Wild5:2vs Minnesota Wild1:5vs Minnesota Wild6:2@ Minnesota Wild

In their latest game on Wednesday, 25th of May, St. Louis Blues faced the Colorado Avalanche, winning 4-5 on enemy ice. Robert Thomas proved his worth for the Louis Blues by ending the match with 2 points. He single-handedly scored 2 of his 6 attempts. The team’s netminder Ville Husso’s exploits also need to be mentioned as he deflected 30 of the 34 shots sent towards his net which was one of the main reasons behind the Blues’ victory. The St. Louis Blues won 5 and lost 5 of their last 10 meetings, with 1 of those defeats coming in OT or shootouts. They are on a W1 streak at the moment. The team had 26-10-5 when playing at their own arena during the regular campaign. If the St. Louis Blues secure the dub tonight, they will be up against the Avalanche for the deciding game 7 on May 29th away from home.

St. Louis Blues Standout Performers

  • Top Goalie

    Ville Husso

    Games Played:40
    Saves Percentage:0.919
    Shutouts:4
  • Top Skater

    Vladimir Tarasenko

    Games Played:75
    Goals:34
    Assists:48

St. Louis Blues Missing Players

NONE

Colorado Avalanche Form

*Last 10 Colorado Avalanche Games - 7:2:1
05-25-202205-23-202205-21-202205-19-202205-17-202205-09-202205-07-202205-05-202205-03-202204-29-2022
4:5vs St. Louis Blues3:6@ St. Louis Blues2:5@ St. Louis Blues1:4vs St. Louis Blues3:2vs St. Louis Blues3:5@ Nashville Predators3:7@ Nashville Predators2:1vs Nashville Predators7:2vs Nashville Predators4:1@ Minnesota Wild

Colorado Avalanche were on the ice versus the St. Louis Blues on Wednesday, 25th of May when the meeting concluded with the score of 4-5 in St. Louis Blues’ favor. Nathan MacKinnon stood above the other Colorado players, finishing the game with 4 points. He spent 22 minutes and 29 seconds skating and sent 6 shots on target. Three of those made it past the netminder and the player also provided 1 assist. The team’s netminder Darcy Kuemper managed to neutralize 25 of the total 30 shots that he was bombarded with. The Colorado Avalanche own a 7-2-1 balance for the previous 10 meetings and as of now are on a streak of 1 defeat. They concluded the regular NHL season with a 24-14-3 record when performing on the road.

Colorado Avalanche Standout Performers

  • Top Goalie

    Darcy Kuemper

    Games Played:8
    Saves Percentage:0.904
    Shutouts:0
  • Top Skater

    Cale Makar

    Games Played:9
    Goals:3
    Assists:10

Colorado Avalanche Missing Players

NONE

Game Details

TeamQ1Q2Q3Final
St. Louis Blues
St. Louis Blues
1 1 0 2
Colorado Avalanche
Colorado Avalanche
0 1 2 3
St. Louis BluesColorado Avalanche
  • Score

    2
    3
  • PP Opportunities

    2
    2
  • PP Goals

    0
    1
  • Faceoffs Won

    0
    0
  • Giveaways

    0
    0
  • Hits

    0
    0
  • Penalty Minutes

    0
    0
  • Shots

    0
    0
  • Takeaways

    0
    0

Play-by-Play

St. Louis BluesvsColorado Avalanche
  • 1`14:34
    -
    Josh Manson2 minutes for Interference Jordan Kyrou
  • 1`19:00
    Justin FaulkRobert Thomas, Niko Mikkola
    1-0
  • 2`05:19
    1-1
    J.T. CompherJosh Manson, Andre Burakovsky
  • 2`09:34
    Jordan KyrouBrayden Schenn
    2-1
  • 2`11:18
    Robert Thomas2 minutes for Hooking Josh Manson
    -
  • 2`15:55
    -
    Nathan MacKinnon2 minutes for Tripping Jordan Kyrou
  • 3`08:19
    Colton Parayko2 minutes for Delay of game