Tarasenko’s 5-point outing fuels Blues’ 6-2 win over Sabres


              CORRECTS PLAYER AT RIGHT TO ST. LOUIS BLUES' VLADIMIR TARASENKO, INSTEAD OF BUFFALO SABRES' DRAKE CAGGIULA - St. Louis Blues forward Vladimir Tarasenko celebrates his goal with left wing Pavel Buchnevich (89) during the second period of the team's NHL hockey game against the Buffalo Sabres on Thursday, April 14, 2022, in Buffalo, N.Y. (AP Photo/Jeffrey T. Barnes)
            
              St. Louis Blues right wing Vladimir Tarasenko (91) and goaltender Jordan Binnington (50) celebrate a victory after the third period of an NHL hockey game against the Buffalo Sabres, Thursday, April 14, 2022, in Buffalo, N.Y. (AP Photo/Jeffrey T. Barnes)
            
              St. Louis Blues right wing Vladimir Tarasenko (91) checks Buffalo Sabres defenseman Jacob Bryson, left, during the second period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, April 14, 2022, in Buffalo, N.Y. (AP Photo/Jeffrey T. Barnes)
            
              St. Louis Blues goaltender Jordan Binnington (50) makes a save during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Buffalo Sabres, Thursday, April 14, 2022, in Buffalo, N.Y. (AP Photo/Jeffrey T. Barnes)
            
              St. Louis Blues defenseman Colton Parayko (55) and Buffalo Sabres left wing Jeff Skinner (53) battle for position during the first period of an NHL hockey game, Thursday, April 14, 2022, in Buffalo, N.Y. (AP Photo/Jeffrey T. Barnes)
            
              Buffalo Sabres defenseman Owen Power (25) skates upice during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the St. Louis Blues, Thursday, April 14, 2022, in Buffalo, N.Y. (AP Photo/Jeffrey T. Barnes)
            
              St. Louis Blues left wing Brandon Saad (20) celebrates his goal with left wing Pavel Buchnevich (89) during the second period of the team's NHL hockey game against the Buffalo Sabres, Thursday, April 14, 2022, in Buffalo, N.Y. (AP Photo/Jeffrey T. Barnes)
            
              St. Louis Blues right wing Vladimir Tarasenko puts the puck past Buffalo Sabres goaltender Craig Anderson (41) for a goal during the second period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, April 14, 2022, in Buffalo, N.Y. (AP Photo/Jeffrey T. Barnes)
Tarasenko’s 5-point outing fuels Blues’ 6-2 win over Sabres