St. Louis takes home win streak into matchup with San Jose
San Jose Sharks (19-21-4, sixth in the Pacific Division) vs. St. Louis Blues (26-10-7, first in the Central Division)
St. Louis; Tuesday, 8 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: St. Louis hosts San Jose looking to extend its five-game home winning streak.
The Blues are 19-4-4 against conference opponents. St. Louis has given up 24 power-play goals, killing 81.4% of opponent chances.
The Sharks are 12-12-1 in conference matchups. San Jose averages 10.9 penalty minutes per game, the third-most in the league. Evander Kane leads the team serving 89 total minutes.
In their last meeting on Dec. 21, St. Louis won 5-2. Jaden Schwartz recorded a team-high 3 points for the Blues.
TOP PERFORMERS: David Perron leads the Blues with 17 goals, adding 26 assists and totaling 43 points. Schwartz has collected eight assists over the last 10 games for St. Louis.
Logan Couture leads the Sharks with 36 points, scoring 14 goals and adding 22 assists. Kane has recorded 8 points over the last 10 games for San Jose.
LAST 10 GAMES: Sharks: 4-4-2, averaging 2.7 goals, 4.7 assists, 2.8 penalties and 5.9 penalty minutes while allowing 2.5 goals per game with a .915 save percentage.
Blues: 7-2-1, averaging 3.7 goals, 5.7 assists, four penalties and eight penalty minutes while giving up 2.8 goals per game with a .909 save percentage.
INJURIES: Blues: Colton Parayko: day to day (undisclosed).
Sharks: None listed.