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4/7/16 Blues vs. Blackhawks

game recap

Tarasenko, Blues rally for OT win against Blackhawks

St. Louis stays in race for No. 1 seed in West; Chicago will finish third in Central

by Brian Hedger / NHL.com Correspondent

Tarasenko's overtime winner

STL@CHI: Tarasenko sinks game winner in OT

4/7/16: Vladimir Tarasenko finishes off the fine passing for the overtime winner, his 39th of the season, giving the Blues a 2-1 victory

  • 01:19 •

CHICAGO -- Vladimir Tarasenko and Brian Elliott made sure the St. Louis Blues clinched home-ice advantage for the Western Conference First Round of the 2016 Stanley Cup Playoffs and kept them alive for the No.1 seed.

Tarasenko and Elliott each came up big late in the Blues' 2-1 overtime win against the Chicago Blackhawks at United Center on Thursday.

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Situation Room

Video Review: STL @ CHI - 0:56 of Overtime

Review confirms puck did not cross Chicago goal line

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Situation Room: STL vs. CHI

Situation Room: No-goal call confirmed in OT

4/7/16: An official review of Scott Darling's save in overtime was confirmed as no goal

  • 02:06 •

At 0:56 of overtime in the Blues/Blackhawks game, the Situation Room initiated a video review to further examine a play at the Chicago net. Video review confirmed that the puck did not cross the Chicago goal line. No goal St. Louis.

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game preview

Blackhawks trying to make up ground on Blues

St. Louis goalie Elliott expected to play after injury at practice

by Brian Hedger / NHL.com Correspondent

BLUES (48-23-9) at BLACKHAWKS (47-26-7)

TV: 8:30 p.m. ET; FS-MW, CSN-CH, NHL.TV

CHICAGO -- The Chicago Blackhawks will be without forwards Marian Hossa, Andrew Shaw and Arterm Anisimov, goalie Corey Crawford and defenseman Duncan Keith against the St. Louis Blues on Thursday.

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injury

Blues' Elliott 'fine' after hand injury

St. Louis goaltender says he's OK to start Thursday against Chicago

by Louie Korac / NHL.com Correspondent

HAZELWOOD, Mo. -- St. Louis Blues goaltender Brian Elliott said he will be in goal Thursday against the Chicago Blackhawks (8:30 p.m. ET; FS-MW, CSN-CH, NHL.TV) after sustaining an apparent hand injury during practice Wednesday.

During a warmup drill Elliott took a shot off the inside of his blocker and immediately left the ice. But in comments given to the Blues' Twitter account, he said he felt OK.

"[I'm] totally fine," he said. "It happens every day in practice, you're always taking shots. With all the injuries, we have people get a little sensitive but I'm all good and ready to go for tomorrow."

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