The Blues skated by the Coyotes, 3-1 Wednesday night in Arizona. 


Shots on goal: STL, 43-23

Blues goalie Carter Hutton - 22 saves


Blues goals:

1st period - Patrik Berglund (22)

2nd period - Vladimir Tarasenko (36)

3rd period - David Perron (16)


The Blues moved into third place in the Central Division with the win over the Coyotes - one point ahead of Nashville.  The Blues and Predators both have six games remaining in the regular season. 

Central Division standings:

1. Chicago -- 105 pts

2. Minnesota - 96 pts

3. St. Louis -- 90 pts

4. Nashville -- 89 pts


>The Blues are back in action Friday night in Denver, Colorado.  The Blues and Avalanche face off at 8 pm tomorrow night. 

>St. Louis will be back on home ice Sunday afternoon against Nashville.  The Blues and Predators meet at Scottrade Center Sunday at 3 pm.