Sharks press, but Blues never wilt

Updated: April 20, 2012, 3:05 AM ET
By Pierre LeBrun | ESPN.com

SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Their defensemen pinched. Their forwards buzzed.

The San Jose Sharks pressed and pressed and pressed for the opening 10 minutes of the third period, looking for the equalizer. It was the most pressure delivered in the entire series by the men in teal.

But the St. Louis Blues never wilted.

In what has been the story of a closely played series in which goals have been at a premium, it was the Blues once again Thursday night who got just a little more from their ...

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