Wild shut out Blues 2-0

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St. Louis Blues’ Jake Walman (46) gets the puck away from Minnesota Wild’s Victor Rask (49) during the first period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, March 25, 2021, in St. Paul, Minn. (AP Photo/Hannah Foslien)

The Blues first game since the death of Mr. Blue, Bobby Plager didn’t go St. Louis’ way. They were shut out by the Wild 2-0 in Minnesota on Thursday night. The Blues outshot the Wild 37-11, but couldn’t put the puck past Minnesota goalie Cam Talbot. The Wild got second period goals from Marcus Johansson and Kirill Kaprizov to take the 2-0 lead.

Minnesota did hold a moment of silence to honor Bobby Plager before the game.

The Blues finally return home tomorrow night to host the Anaheim Ducks.

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