Posted January 10, 2014 on AP on Fox

DENVER - NOVEMBER 15: Goalie Jaroslav Halak of the St. Louis Blues looks on as he faces the Colorado Avalanche at the Pepsi Center on November 15, 2010 in Denver, Colorado. The Avalanche defeated the Blues 6-3. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Jaroslav Halak made 33 saves for his 28th career shutout and third this season to lead the St. Louis Blues to their seventh straight victory with a 5-0 win over the Calgary Flames on Thursday night. Chris Stewart, Vladimir Sobotka, Ian Cole, Alex Pietrangelo and Vladimir Tarasenko each scored goal for St. Louis, which hasn't been defeated since losing in a shootout to the Flames on Dec. 23. Calgary has lost six of seven since, and it's also the fifth time in seven games the Flames have been shut out. The Blues pulled even in points with Chicago atop the Central Division -- although St. Louis has three games in hand. Calgary has lost five home games in a row in regulation for the first time since March 7-31, 2000. The Blues got first-period goals from Stewart and Sobotka and that would turn out to be more than enough offense for Halak, who improved to 18-6-3. Halak hadn't played in five games while battling illness since getting pulled after the first period on Dec. 28 after ge...
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