The Sharks doubled up the Blues 4-2 at Scottrade Center. Kevin Shattenkirk and Jay Bouwmeester both scored for the Blues, who have dropped two in-a-row on the heels of a three-game winning streak. Jaroslav Halak allowed all four goals on 27 shots in the setback.
The Blues are without team captain David Backes. Backes has a concussion, according to reports. He missed the game against San Jose Tuesday. Backes is listed as day-to-day. He has missed only three games in the past six seasons.