St. Louis ends three-game losing streak

Friday, March 30, 2007

ST. LOUIS -- Doug Weight had a goal and an assist and Barret Jackman added three assists, leading the St. Louis Blues to a 5-2 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Thursday night.

The win snapped a three-game losing streak for the Blues, who will not be in the playoffs for the second year in a row. St. Louis has won just three times in its last 10 games.

Edmonton, also out of the playoffs, is 1-9-1 in its last 11 games.

The Blues outshot the Oilers 42-18.

After losing a two-goal lead in the first period. The Blues regained their two-goal advantage in the second period. St. Louis took a 3-2 lead at the 10:08 mark on a goal by Lee Stempniak, his 24th goal. At 16:03, Jay McClement scored.

-- AP

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