(KTVI) - The Blues have a better record than the Kings and thus home ice advantage. But, Los Angeles may have a psychological advantage. They've beaten the Blues eight straight times including a 4-game sweep in the second round of last year's postseason.
T.J. Oshie is expected to play Tuesday night in Game 1 just two weeks after undergoing surgery on his left ankle.
FOX 2's Charlie Marlow has the story from Hazelwood with interviews from David Backes, Alex Pietrangelo, Oshie and Ken Hitchcock.