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Did The St. Louis Blues Improve On Deadline Day?

St. Louis Blues General Manager Doug Armstrong is known for his shrewd approach to personnel management, never one for making a deal for it’s own sake. Today’s NHL Trade Deadline […]

Patrik Berglund may be on a line with David Backes and T.J. Oshie. (Icon SMI)

What Exactly Is a Patrik Berglund?

Initially drafted in 2006, Patrik Berglund showed the promise of a strong NHL career. As part of the “kid line” with then-Blue David Perron and Olympic star T.J. Oshie, Berglund […]

Shattenkirk was acquired by the Blues in February 2011 (bridgetds/Flickr)

Special Teams is Key to Blues Success, but has Been Lacking Lately

The St. Louis Blues have hit a rough patch after setting a new franchise record for points in 13 consecutive games early in 2015. This is largely in part to […]

by · February 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Advanced Stats, St Louis Blues
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Blues Upcoming Road Trip Will Dictate Trade Deadline Choices

The St. Louis Blues’ ignominious 1-3 homestand has many fans simultaneously nervous for the postseason, and curious about the upcoming March 2 NHL trade deadline. Clearly, the absence of Kevin […]

Kevin Shattenkirk was ona bus in Maine scrambling to get the scores of the Gold Medal Game.  (Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports)

St. Louis Blues Needs to Fix What Ails Them Now

After watching the Feb. 24, 2015 5-2 shellacking by the Montreal Canadiens on home ice, some things became sadly apparent about this Blues team. Yes, the absence of Kevin Shattenkirk […]

by · February 25, 2015 · 18 comments · Injury Report, St Louis Blues
Alex Pietrangelo missed Day 1 of camp last season (Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports)

Is The Blues Defense Built To Win?

View image | gettyimages.com Blues defense has been strong during the Ken Hitchcock era in St. Louis, but the current state of the defensive corps is cause for concern as the […]

by · February 24, 2015 · 2 comments · St Louis Blues
Ken Hitchcock answered questions from Blues fans on Tuesday (TSN Photography)

Unlikely Todd Nelson Returns As Oilers Coach In 2015-16

View image | gettyimages.com After suffering through what was the Dallas Eakins Era for just under a season and a half, it appears as though the vast majority of Edmonton […]

Oshie (Scott Rovak-USA TODAY Sports)

NHL: Stop Shutting Out St. Louis from the Winter Classic

One of the more confounding mysteries to St. Louis Blues fans is the lack of a Winter Classic — or even mention of the consolation Stadium Series or Heritage Classic […]

Steen returned to the lineup last week but couldn't help the Blues overcome a 6-game skid  (Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports)

St. Louis Blues Looking for an Even Keel

Recently, Jeremy Rutherford tweeted out a comment from the Blues’ Paul Stastny. The words are enlightening and something many Blues fans think and fear: Stastny: “When we’re doing well, it seems […]

The Kings have been a thorn in the Blues' side since the 2011-12 season (Scott Rovak-USA TODAY Sports)

How the St. Louis Blues Can Get Over the Playoff Hump

The St. Louis Blues have enviable depth. When a team has players like Magnus Paavarvi, Chris Porter, Ty Rattie and Dimitri Jaskin to press into service as needs dictate, it’s […]

by · February 17, 2015 · 2 comments · NHL Rumors, St Louis Blues
Paul Stastny Proves His Worth to Blues

Paul Stastny Proves His Worth to Blues

Paul Stastny has been among the NHL’s elite for some time now, but since coming to the St. Louis Blues he has been in a slightly different role than many […]

by · February 17, 2015 · 0 comments · Player Profiles, St Louis Blues
Fan-Run Blues Newspaper Still Providing Insight, Tradition 20 Years Later

Fan-Run Blues Newspaper Still Providing Insight, Tradition 20 Years Later

On a cold December night in 1995, a young St. Louis Blues fan scurries into the Kiel Center to catch his beloved team face off with the Calgary Flames. The […]