Joe Nolan gave St. Louis a 4-3 (OT) victory over Cincinnati when he scored 1:25 into the extra period.
St. Louis was led by Nolan, who tallied one goal and one assist.
In the losing effort, Cincinnati was paced by Marc Anderson, who had two goals. Anderson scored the first of his two goals at 19:18 into the second period to make the score 2-1 St. Louis. Rory Callihan assisted on the tally. Anderson\’s next tally made the score 2-2 with 16:28 left in the third period. Shawn Moody picked up the assist.
St. Louis forced Cincinnati goalie Daniel Dolliver to work between the pipes, taking 35 shots.
St. Louis also got points from Frankie Melton, who also grabbed one goal and one assist. St. Louis also had goals scored by Tomas Loeffelman and CJ Nitchen, who each put in one. Other players who recorded assists for St. Louis were Frankie Cardinale, Teddy Cardinale, and Cameron McAtee, who contributed one each.
Cincinnati additionally got points from Callihan, who also registered one goal and one assist to lead the team in points. More assists for Cincinnati came via Justin Bioni and Brenden Williams, who each chipped in one.
Santeri Seppinen recorded 12 saves for St. Louis. St. Louis incurred six minutes in penalty time with three minors. Daniel Dolliver made 31 saves for Cincinnati on 35 shots. Cincinnati incurred 20 minutes in penalty time with five minors.