-The St. Louis Blues clinch a playoff spot for the 5th consecutive season and are tied for 1st in the Central Division/Western Conference with the Dallas Stars. This is also the third straight win for the Blues.
-Joel Edmundson scored his first goal of his young career during his 60th career game.
-Brian Elliot has stopped 71 consecutive shots and in that span has recorded three consecutive shutouts. His first such shutout streak since the 2012-2013 season (4/7 - 4/11). Three consecutive shutouts ties a Blues record.
-Vladimir Tarasenko recorded his 30th assist of the season. With that assist he reaches his second consecutive 30-30 season. Tarasenko is the 6th player in the NHL to reach the 30-30 plateau this year (Joe Pavelski, Tyler Seguin, Jamie Benn, Sidney Crosby, and Patrick Kane).
-Robby Fabbri scored his 18th goal of the year. In 23 games since the All Star Break he has recorded 19 points (7g, 12a). In comparison; Fabbri had 18 points in 46 games pre All Star Break.
-Paul Stastny recorded 2 more assists. With these 2 assists he passes Alexander Steen for the team lead in assists with 32.
-Kyle Brodziak scored his second short-handed goal of the season. He leads the entire Blues team in short-handed goals this season and is tied for 9th in the NHL.
-Carl Gunnarson scored his 3rd goal of the year.
-Troy Brouwer recorded 2 assists and that makes for 7 points in his last 5 games (2g, 5a).
Up Next The Blues visit the Washington Capitals tomorrow at 6 p.m. (CDT) at Verizon Center