Originally posted on Fox Sports Midwest  |  Last updated 5/2/13

GLENDALE, AZ - OCTOBER 15: Alexander Steen #20 of the St. Louis Blues leans in to a face off during the NHL game against the Phoenix Coyotes at Jobing.com Arena on October 15, 2009 in Glendale, Arizona. The Coyotes defeated the Blues 3-2 in overtime. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
ST. LOUIS (AP) Alexander Steen's overtime goal could be a lot more than a game-changer for the St. Louis Blues. However fluky the finish, they know they can beat the Los Angeles Kings. Now, they'll try to keep the upper hand against the defending Stanley Cup champions. "I think we had the adrenaline going and were excited being our home opener in the playoffs and a lot to prove," forward Andy McDonald said Wednesday. "We just have to make sure that we match that again, and maybe even bring it up a notch. We know that they're going to come out a lot harder." Blues coach Ken Hitchcock invoked the hockey gods after Steen picked goaltender Jonathan Quick's pocket behind the net and scored short-handed to stun Los Angeles 2-1 in the series opener Tuesday night. He stopped just short of calling it a must win, given the Kings' eight-game winning streak in the series entering Game 1. The Kings also swept the Blues in the second round last year and had 3-0 series leads against every oppo...
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