Vladimir Tarasenko scored two goals Tuesday night in Chicago to help the Blues shoot past the Black, 4-3 in Game Four of the Western Conference First Round Playoff Series.  The Blues now lead the best of seven series, 3-1.


Jaden Schwartz and Alexander Steen scored goals to break a 2-2 tie in the third period for the Blues.  Duncan Keith had two goals for Chicago in a losing cause.


Shots on goal favored Chicago, 42-20.  Blues goalie Brian Elliott made 39 saves in the win.  Chicago's Corey Crawford made 16 saves in a losing cause.


Blues head coach Ken Hitchcock:

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Blackhawks head coach Joel Quenneville:

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Blues goalie Brian Elliott:





Game Five will be in St. Louis Thursday night.  Game time at Scottrade Center - 8:30 pm.