Stastny has goal and 3 assists, Blues beat Penguins 5-2
Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Jeff Zatkoff gets up slowly after giving up a goal to St. Louis Blues' Troy Brouwer during the third period of an NHL hockey game, Monday, Jan. 18, 2016, in St. Louis. The Blues won 5-2. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)
ST. LOUIS (AP) Paul Stastny had a goal and three assists, and the St. Louis Blues beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 5-2 on Monday night.
Alexander Steen, Vladimir Tarasenko, Troy Brouwer and Kevin Shattenkirk also scored for the Blues, who have won four of five following a five-game losing streak. Brian Elliott made 36 saves.
Evgeni Malkin and Chris Kunitz scored, and Kris Letang had two assists for the Penguins. They have lost three of four and five of seven. Jeff Zatkoff, making his first start since Dec. 31, stopped 20 shots.
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Steen scored first, with 8 minutes left in the opening period, after Zatkoff left the crease to challenge Brouwer for a puck. Stastny then fed a pass in front and Steen, who hit the post earlier, buried it for his 14th of the season.