Kyrou keeps Blues warm with 2 goals in 6-4 win vs Wild

The St. Louis Blues cruised through the coldest outdoor game in NHL history to beat the host Minnesota Wild 6-4.

Jordan Kyrou had two goals and two assists in a five-goal second period for St. Louis in the Winter Classic. The official faceoff temperature was minus-5.7 degrees.

This was the first of 33 outdoor games the league has played with a temperature below zero.

David Perron, Vladimir Tarasenko, Ivan Barbashev and Torey Krug also scored for the Blues. Kirill Kaprizov scored and had two assists for Minnesota.

The Wild benched goalie Cam Talbot trailing 6-2 after two periods.