The Blackhawks' season is over.
Puck luck smiled on the Predators in Game 3 when goalie Pekka Rinne needed all 6 feet 5 inches to make a diving stop of Johnny Oduya’s clearing attempt that ricocheted off the boards and nearly skipped into the net.
ST. LOUIS — There figured to be plenty of distractions for the Blues in the days leading up to Monday’s Winter Classic game outdoors at Busch Stadium.
NASHVILLE — Winnipeg coach Paul Maurice knew right away that it was going to be tough to beat his rookie goalie Connor Hellebuyck.
ST. LOUIS — Alexander Steen scored 4:01 into overtime, giving the St. Louis Blues a 4-3 victory over the Nashville Predators on Tuesday night.
NASHVILLE — James Neal scored twice, Mike Ribeiro had three assists and the Nashville Predators held off the New York Rangers 5-3 on Monday night.