Western Conference-leader St. Louis and Edmonton face off
St. Louis Blues (10-3-3, first in the Central Division) vs. Edmonton Oilers (10-4-2, first in the Pacific Division)
Edmonton, Alberta; Wednesday, 8 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: The Western Conference-leading St. Louis Blues face the Edmonton Oilers.
The Oilers are 2-2-2 in conference matchups. Edmonton has scored 12 power-play goals, converting on 26.7% of chances.
The Blues are 6-0-1 in conference matchups. St. Louis ranks seventh in the NHL shooting 10.7% and averaging 3.1 goals on 28.6 shots per game.
The matchup Wednesday is the first meeting this season for the two teams.
LAST 10 GAMES: Blues: 7-2-1, averaging three goals, 5.7 assists, 4.2 penalties and 8.7 penalty minutes while allowing 2.4 goals per game with a .917 save percentage.
Oilers: 5-3-2, averaging 2.3 goals, 3.9 assists, 3.4 penalties and 6.8 penalty minutes while giving up 2.2 goals per game with a .930 save percentage.
Oilers Injuries: None listed.
Blues Injuries: None listed.