St. Louis (10-26-5) at Atlanta (21-18-6) 7:00 pm EST
ATLANTA (Ticker) -- The simple act of scoring goals has become
increasingly difficult for the struggling St. Louis Blues.
The Blues look to end a four-game losing streak when they play
the fourth contest of a five-game road trip Friday against the
Already last in the league in wins (10), points (25) and 29th in
goals (105), St. Louis has been outscored, 15-2, in its
four-game road losing streak. The Blues also have failed to
convert recent power-play chances, scoring twice in 21
Rookie defenseman Kevin Dallman scored his first career goal for
St. Louis in Thursday's 3-1 loss to the Florida Panthers. The
Blues have won five times in 20 road games this season.
While the Blues have had their problems, the Thrashers have
thrived in the new year. They have won five of their last six
games to move into second place in the Southeast Division.