Phoenix has had a disappointing stretch with seven losses in its
last 11 games, slipping to last place in the Pacific Division.
The Coyotes have just 24 goals in 11 games and have taken 38
shots in their last two contests.
After losing to Dallas on Monday, Phoenix got goals from Geoff
Sanderson and Keith Ballard in Tuesday's 3-2 defeat to the
Minnesota Wild. The Coyotes were 1-of-9 on the power play and
have failed to score in 22 of their last 23 chances with the
St. Louis is inching closer to being left out of the postseason
for the first time in a quarter-century. The Blues are last in
the league in wins (11), points (30) and is 29th in goals (124).
Mike Sillinger, who has tallies in his last six games, netted
his 20th for the fourth time in his career, but the Blues lost
for the fifth time in six shootuts in Wednesday's 4-3 defeat to
the Dallas Stars.
Jamal Mayers and Aaron Downey scored in the third period to give
the Blues a 5-4 win over Phoenix in their last meeting December