Jake Allen stopped 26 of the 27 shots he faced as the Blues beat the Blue Jackets, 3-1. David Backes, Patrik Berglund and Chris Stewart each scored for St. Louis, which has won three straight. Jay Brouwmeester added two assists in the win. Artem Anisimov lit the lamp for Columbus, which had won three in-a-row. Sergei Bobrovsky made 16 saves in defeat.