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Blues too much for Sabres 4-1
St. Louis Blues goaltender Jaroslav Halak (41), of Slovakia, makes a save against the Buffalo Sabres during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Buffalo, N.Y., Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013. (AP Photo/Gary Wiepert)
November 19, 2013, 9:38 pm

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) Brenden Morrow scored twice and the St. Louis Blues continued their mastery of the Buffalo Sabres with a 4-1 win Tuesday night.

Vladimir Tarasenko and Magnus Paajarvi also scored and Jaroslav Halak made 23 saves for the Blues, who have won 13 of 15 games against Buffalo since 1999.

Tyler Ennis scored the Sabres' goal just 10 seconds into the game, as Buffalo lost at home after consecutive home wins last week.

The Blues' league-best power play stayed productive, scoring in their fourth straight game. It's a stretch that's seen the Blues go 6 of 17 with the man advantage.

St. Louis is 8-1 in its past nine trips to Buffalo. The Blues improved to 7-2 against Eastern Conference teams, outscoring opponents 31-17.

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