Jamie Benn buried the game winner 3:42 into overtime, as the Dallas Stars secured a 3-2 victory over the St. Louis Blues on Tuesday at Scottrade Center. Alex Pietrangelo and Roman Polak each potted a goal for St. Louis, which set a franchise record with at least one point in its 20th consecutive division game, improving to 18-0-2 this season against other teams from the Central. The Blues will host the Edmonton Oilers on Thursday at 7:00.
Zach Lutz's solo home run in the ninth inning gave the New York Mets a 9-8 win over the St. Louis Cardinals in Grapefruit League play. Kolten Wong smacked a two-run home run while Allen Craig and Daniel Descalso each drove in two runs. Adam Wainwright gave up a run on two hits in 3 1/3 innings. The Cardinals play the Mets at 12:10 this afternoon.
Noel Cuevas hit a three-run home run in his only at-bat in the top of the ninth to give the Los Angeles Dodgers a 7-5 victory over the Kansas City Royals. Justin Maxwell was 3-for-5 with two RBI, Carlos Peguero picked up two RBI and Brett Hayes had an RBI single in his lone at-bat. Jason Vargas gave up one run on four hits through four innings. The Royals will play the Athletics at 3:05 today.
For the second consecutive season Mizzou Basketball had a pair of players named to the All-Southeastern Conference Team by the league coaches as Jabari Brown earned First Team accolades and Jordan Clarkson was named to the Second Team. Brown's selection to the First Team marks the fourth consecutive year a Tiger has won first team honors.
The St. Louis Rams have released veteran cornerback Cortland Finnegan. Finnegan was due $6 million in base salary plus a $3 million signing bonus due by March 13th
Funeral services for Robert Phillip Magnin of St. James, age 88, will be held this morning at 10:30 at the St. Johns Lutheran Church in St. James. Interment will be in the St. James Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the St. Johns Lutheran Church. All arrangements are under the direction of the James and Gahr Mortuary in St. James.
Funeral services for Rene Patterson of Salem will be held at 1:00 this afternoon at the McSpadden Funeral Home in Bunker. Visitation will be from 11:00 this morning until time of service. Interment will be in the West Fork Sutterfield Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the West Fork Sutterfield Cemetery Association.
Funeral services for Norman Floyd Light of Salem, age 74, will be held Thursday at 2:00 at Wilson Mortuary in Salem. Visitation will be from 12:00 until service time. Interment will be in the Weese Cemetery in Timber. Memorials may be made to the family.
Graveside services for Linda Sue Parker of Salem, age 56, will be held Friday at 11:00 at the Boss Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday from 6:00 to 8:00 at the Wilson Mortuary in Salem. Interment will be in the Boss Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Muscular Dystrophy Association.
Today..Mostly cloudy with a 30% chance of rain and snow early, high of 43.
Tonight..Partly clear, low of 25.
Thursday..Mostly sunny, high of 61.
Thursday night..Mostly clear, low of 38.
Friday..Mostly sunny, high of 62.
Friday night..Partly cloudy, low of 38.