Originally posted on Fox Sports Midwest  |  By Nate Latsch  |  Last updated 1/10/14
ST. LOUIS -- Welcome back, Jaroslav Halak. The St. Louis Blues goaltender returned after missing five games and shut out the host Calgary Flames on Thursday night as five different Blues scored in a 5-0 victory at the Scotiabank Saddledome.   The Blues (31-7-5, 67 points), who have now won seven straight games, moved into a first-place tie atop the Western Conference's Central Division with the Chicago Blackhawks (31-7-5, 67 points). Chicago has played 46 games. St. Louis, which plays in Vancouver on Friday night, has now played 43. The Flames (15-23-6, 36 points) have now lost 10 of their last 12 games, getting shut out in five of the last seven. The Blues remembered their last trip to Calgary when the Flames rallied for two third-period goals and then won it 4-3 in overtime back on Dec. 23. This time, St. Louis played three complete periods and never let up. Here are three observations from the Blues' impressive road win: JARO HALAK What a return. What a night. The Flames have str...
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