Blues defeat Bruins 4-1 in game 7 to win their first Stanley Cup in franchise history
Boston, Mass. (KFVS) - The St. Louis Blues and Boston Bruins played for the Stanley Cup in game seven Wednesday night, June 12 at TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts.
The Blues won their first Stanley Cup in franchise history over Boston 4-1.
Ryan O’Reilly wins the Conn Smythe Trophy for playoff MVP.
Blues star goalie Jordan Binnington had 32 saves.
Blues Ryan O’Reilly started with the game’s first goal at 17 minutes into the first period.
Blues Alex Pietrangelo followed up with eight seconds left in the period to give the blues a 2-0 lead.
The defense held strong and kept the shut out going through the second period.
Blues Brayden Schenn added to the lead in the third period making it 3-0 over the Bruins.
Zach Sanford kept the goals rolling to give the Blues a 4-0 lead.
Bruins Matt Grzelcyk scored in the third period to make it 4-1 Blues.
Several businesses had watch parties set up for the game including Dogwood Social House in Cape Girardeau, Mo.
Dogwood Social House manager Akash Petal said they were anticipating a big crowd.
“We’ll start seeing people coming in around 4:30, but once the game starts, it’s on,” said Patel.
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