Blues' Elliott blanks Predators 1-0 - WKRN News 2

Blues' Elliott blanks Predators 1-0

Posted: Updated:
  • National SportsMore>>

  • Sorting out the claims after pipe break: Who pays?

    Sorting out the claims after pipe break: Who pays?

    Thursday, July 31 2014 3:49 AM EDT2014-07-31 07:49:15 GMT
    Hundreds of cars submerged below murky water. A landmark basketball court, newly refurbished, showing signs of buckling. Soaked and stained carpets. An athletic track coated in mud.More >>
    Hundreds of cars submerged below murky water. A landmark basketball court, newly refurbished, showing signs of buckling. Soaked and stained carpets. An athletic track coated in mud.More >>
  • Dodgers beat Braves 3-2 for 5th straight win

    Dodgers beat Braves 3-2 for 5th straight win

    Thursday, July 31 2014 2:53 AM EDT2014-07-31 06:53:31 GMT
    Matt Kemp singled in the winning run in the bottom of the 10th inning, Zack Greinke struck out a season-high 13 and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Atlanta Braves 3-2 on Wednesday night for their season-best fifth...More >>
    Matt Kemp has suddenly found his power, and it's helping keep the Los Angeles Dodgers atop the NL West.More >>
  • NCAA settles head-injury suit, will change rules

    NCAA settles head-injury suit, will change rules

    Thursday, July 31 2014 2:52 AM EDT2014-07-31 06:52:16 GMT
    The NCAA has agreed to settle a class-action head injury lawsuit by creating a $70 million fund to diagnose thousands of current and former college athletes to determine if they suffered brain trauma playing...More >>
    The NCAA agreed on Tuesday to help athletes with head injuries in a proposed settlement of a class-action lawsuit that college sports' governing body touted as a major step forward but that critics say doesn't go...More >>

JIM DIAMOND
Associated Press

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Brian Elliott made 15 saves and Alex Steen scored to lead the St. Louis Blues to a 1-0 victory over the Nashville Predators on Tuesday night. 

The Blues extended their winning streak to a season-long five games. The fading Predators have dropped four straight and seven of their last eight.   

After a scoreless first period, Steen got the game's first goal at 16:37 of the second. Carrying the puck along the boards on the left side, Steen pulled up at the top of the left circle and fired a slap shot that beat goaltender Pekka Rinne between the pads.

Steen snapped a six-game goalless stretch.

Elliott was relatively untested en route to his second consecutive shutout. He made four saves in the first, six in the second and five in the third.

Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Powered by WorldNow

441 Murfreesboro Road Nashville, TN 37210

Telephone: 615.369.7222
Fax: 615.369.7329
Email: news@wkrn.com

Can’t find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Young Broadcasting of Nashville, LLC. A Media General Company.