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Blues Hold Off Coyotes
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Alex Steen had a goal and an assist, Jaroslav Halak stopped 30 shots and the St. Louis Blues won their fifth straight game, holding off the Phoenix Coyotes 4-3 on Friday night.

Brad Boyes, Erik Johnson and Alex Pietrangelo added goals and Barret Jackman had two assists to help stake the Blues to a 4-0 lead early in the third period.

Shane Doan had two goals for Phoenix, the first at 6:20 of the third period to end Halak's shutout streak at 129 minutes, 29 seconds. Halak also has shutout streaks this season of 160:08 and 153:03.

Lauri Korpikoski also scored for the Coyotes.

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