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3/6/16 Blues vs. Wild

game recap

Blues hang on for win against Wild

Allen makes 30 saves to help St. Louis win third in row

by Dan Myers / Correspondent

Allen's terrific glove save

STL@MIN: Allen stretches for fantastic glove save

3/6/16: Jake Allen quickly gets across to make a terrific glove save to stone Jason Pominville, keeping the shutout intact in the 2nd

  • 00:10 •

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- St. Louis Blues goaltender Jake Allen was nine minutes away from his sixth shutout of the season.

Then the Minnesota Wild made things interesting.

Allen had 30 saves, and the Blues hung on for a 4-2 win against the Wild at Xcel Energy Center on Sunday.

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Situation Room

Coach's Challenge: STL @ MIN - 9:37 of the First Period

Original call stands - good goal St. Louis Blues @NHL

Situation Room: STL vs. MIN

Situation Room: Reaves' goal stands after challenge

3/6/16: The Wild challenge offside prior to Ryan Reaves' goal at 9:37 of the 1st period, and the call stands as a goal after review

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At 9:37 of the first period in the Blues/Wild game, Minnesota requested a Coach's Challenge to review whether St. Louis was off-side prior to Ryan Reaves' goal. 

After reviewing all available replays and consulting with NHL Hockey Operations staff, the Linesman determined that St. Louis' Kyle Brodziak had possession and control of the puck when the Blues entered the attacking zone.

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game preview

Lehtera returns for Blues against Wild

Will play on top line with Schwartz, Tarasenko

by Dan Myers / Correspondent

BLUES (37-20-9) at WILD (31-25-10)

TV: 8 p.m. ET; NBCSN

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Jori Lehtera will return to the lineup for the St. Louis Blues against the Minnesota Wild at Xcel Energy Center on Sunday (8 p.m. ET; NBCSN).

Lehtera has missed the past three games because of an upper-body injury. Blues coach Ken Hitchcock said Lehtera will play with familiar linemates Jaden Schwartz and Vladimir Tarasenko.

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