Vladimir Tarasenko had a goal and an assist, Jake Allen stopped 28 shots for his 19th career shutout and the St. Louis Blues beat the Los Angeles Kings 4-0 on Thursday night.

Tyler Bozak, Ryan O’Reilly and Ivan Barbashev also scored for Blues, who won back-to-back games against Anaheim and Los Angeles to open their three-game California road trip. Brayden Schenn had two assists. Allen’s shutout was his third this season.

Jonathan Quick made 28 saves for the Kings, who have lost 12 of their past 13 games.

Los Angeles Kings left wing Alex Iafallo, left, and St. Louis Blues right wing Vladimir Tarasenko compete for the puck during the second period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, March 7, 2019, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
Los Angeles Kings left wing Alex Iafallo, left, and St. Louis Blues right wing Vladimir Tarasenko compete for the puck during the second period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, March 7, 2019, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

The Blues took a 1-0 lead 25 seconds into the second period when Tarasenko scored his 28th goal. The Blues broke out on the rush and Tarasenko fired a wrist shot from the far edge of the left circle into the top right corner.

Tarasenko totaled four points (goal, three assists) against the Ducks and Kings, contining his strong play away from home this season. He has 19 goals and 37 points in 34 road games.

Bozak put the Blues up 2-0 with 1:18 left in the second, and O’Reilly made it 3-0 by tipping in Schenn’s pass with 1.1 seconds remaining in the period.

St. Louis Blues left wing Pat Maroon, left, and center Robert Thomas, center, celebrate a goal by center Tyler Bozak as Los Angeles Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick kneels on the ice during the second period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, March 7, 2019, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
St. Louis Blues left wing Pat Maroon, left, and center Robert Thomas, center, celebrate a goal by center Tyler Bozak as Los Angeles Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick kneels on the ice during the second period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, March 7, 2019, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Barbashev capped the scoring at 8:13 of the third period.

NOTES: Schenn has four points in two games since returning from an upper-body injury that caused him to miss six games. … Los Angeles was shut out for the third time. … The Blues are 13-4-2 on the road in 2019.

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St. Louis Blues goaltender Jake Allen, right, defects a shot with his pad as Los Angeles Kings center Trevor Lewis stands nearby during the second period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, March 7, 2019, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
St. Louis Blues goaltender Jake Allen, right, defects a shot with his pad as Los Angeles Kings center Trevor Lewis stands nearby during the second period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, March 7, 2019, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Blues: At San Jose on Saturday.

Kings: At Arizona on Saturday night.

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St. Louis Blues left wing Jaden Schwartz, right, moves the puck as Los Angeles Kings defenseman Sean Walker reaches in during the first period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, March 7, 2019, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
St. Louis Blues left wing Jaden Schwartz, right, moves the puck as Los Angeles Kings defenseman Sean Walker reaches in during the first period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, March 7, 2019, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
St. Louis Blues right wing Vladimir Tarasenko, right, competes for the puck against Los Angeles Kings defenseman Derek Forbort during the first period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, March 7, 2019, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
St. Louis Blues right wing Vladimir Tarasenko, right, competes for the puck against Los Angeles Kings defenseman Derek Forbort during the first period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, March 7, 2019, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
Los Angeles Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick, right, defects the puck away as St. Louis Blues left wing Alexander Steen, center, reaches for it along with defenseman Alec Martinez during the first period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, March 7, 2019, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
Los Angeles Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick, right, defects the puck away as St. Louis Blues left wing Alexander Steen, center, reaches for it along with defenseman Alec Martinez during the first period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, March 7, 2019, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

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