Binnington gave up four goals on 34 shots in Saturday's 4-3 overtime loss to the Kings. The Blues spotted Binnington a 3-0 lead in the first 11:05 of the game, but he gave it all away by the second intermission. Adrian Kempe completed the Kings' comeback in overtime. The 27-year-old Binnington dropped to 9-6-3 with a 2.69 GAA and a .908 save percentage in 19 outings. He's given up 10 goals in three outings during the Blues' current road trip through California, which concludes Monday in San Jose.
Binnington will guard the road cage during Saturday's game versus L.A., Lou Korac of NHL.com reports. Binnington played well in his last start Wednesday against Anaheim, stopping 27 of 29 shots en route to a 3-2 victory. The 27-year-old backstop will try to secure his 10th win of the campaign in a road matchup with a Kings club averaging 2.90 goals per game this season, 16th in the NHL.
Binnington turned aside 27 shots Wednesday in a 3-2 win over Anaheim. Binnington responded well after being pulled from his previous start in San Jose after allowing four goals on 19 shots. His bounce-back effort Wednesday landed Binnington his first win in his last five appearances, improving him to 9-6-2 with a 2.66 GAA and .909 save percentage. The Blues will have a day off before moving on to Los Angeles for a pair of games.
Binnington is slated to guard the crease for Wednesday's road clash with Anaheim, Jeremy Rutherford of The Athletic reports. Binnington was given the night off versus Anaheim on Monday after being shelled to the tune of four goals on 19 shots in his previous appearances, which resulted in him getting the hook in the second period. With the extra time off, the 27-year-old netminder will look to end his four-game winless streak during which he registered a 3.90 GAA and .865 save percentage.
Binnington yielded four goals on 19 shots before he was pulled from Saturday's 7-6 win over the Sharks. A back-and-forth game saw head coach Craig Berube pull Binnington in the middle of the second period. Binnington didn't take it well, taking his frustrations toward the Sharks' bench. The 27-year-old goalie was cleared of potentially taking the loss by the end of the second, as Zach Sanford tied the game at 4-4. That may be the only good news for Binnington's fantasy managers, as his GAA inflated to 2.66 while his save percentage tumbled to .909 in 17 outings. Ville Husso wasn't much better in relief, outside of earning the win. Luckily for Binnington, a two-game set in Anaheim is next, where he could potentially face the league's worst offense.
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