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Backes already has 16 goals this season (Scott Rovak-US PRESSWIRE)

David Backes Finding Next Level

The Toronto Maple Leafs discovered just how colossal David Backes’ game can be. Tuesday night, the St. Louis Blues captain scorched the Leafs for three goals, including an empty netter […]

by · March 26, 2014 · 0 comments · St Louis Blues
Alex Pietrangelo battles with Anze Kopitar in the 2013 playoffs (Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports)

The 2013-14 St. Louis Blues: How They Were Built

St. Louis Blues management has seen their roster rise from cellar dwellers to NHL stardom. In 2010-11, the team finished with 87 points for 11th in the Western Conference. Just […]

by · January 22, 2014 · 0 comments · St Louis Blues
Pittsburgh Penguins' Forward James Neal is having the best season of any left-wing in the league. (Photo By Andy Martin Jr)

James Neal: The Best Left Wing Playing Guaranteed

James Neal is the best left wing playing in the league. He’s the newest forward to hit elite sniper status in the NHL with 14 goals in 21 games this […]

by · December 31, 2013 · 4 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
Tomas Hertl Celebrates (Ed Szczepanski-USA TODAY Sports)

Hockey News: No Suspension for Wilson; Hertl Hurt

Brendan Shanahan’s explanation on why he decided against suspending Washington’s Tom Wilson. [CBC] Jason Spezza is none too pleased with his team’s play. [Ottawa Citizen] Five things that are wrong […]

by · December 20, 2013 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
Fantasy Hockey Three Edicts: Hockey Gods Pissed!

Fantasy Hockey Three Edicts: Hockey Gods Pissed!

All anyone can expect these days in the NHL is a ton of crazy. The last few weeks have brought such an increase in injuries that the new injury list topped 140 […]

by · December 19, 2013 · 0 comments · Fantasy
Steen leads the Blues with 31 goals (Kevin Hoffman-USA TODAY Sports)

Blues’ Alex Steen Faces An Inevitable Regression

A large part of the St. Louis Blues’ success in the early part of the 2013-14 season can be attributed to the incredibly productive play of the team’s first line […]

by · December 3, 2013 · 3 comments · St Louis Blues
Chris Kunitz is pointless in his last six games. His longest such streak of the season. (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

Hockey News: Team Canada Hopefuls; Rogers NHL Deal

Evidently, Rick Vaive is re-thinking his decision to sue the National Hockey League. [Associated Press] Pretty good start for Ilya Bryzgalov in an Oilers uniform. [Edmonton Sun] Michele Therrien is […]

What will be the lingering effects of Ryan Suter and Zach Parise? (Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports)

Zach Parise’s Injury Scare in St. Louis

In a wild turn of events, Zach Parise’s foot injury that he suffered in the club’s recent game against St. Louis may not cause him to miss significant time. Many […]

by · November 28, 2013 · 0 comments · Injury Report, Minnesota Wild
Backes is the Blues' leader in more ways than one  (Bruce Fedyck-USA TODAY Sports)

Blues Continue Dominance Against Central Division Rivals

Central teams want to stay away from the St. Louis Blues. The Minnesota Wild learned this the hard way. On Monday night, the Blues hosted the Wild at Scottrade Center […]

by · November 26, 2013 · 0 comments · St Louis Blues
Alex Steen's two-way play would be an asset to Sweden  (Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports)

Blues MVPs for First Quarter of Season

Thursday evening’s game in Boston was quite the spectacle for hockey fans. The St. Louis Blues pulled away with a 3-2 shootout victory after a back-and-forth matchup that saw an […]

by · November 22, 2013 · 0 comments · St Louis Blues
Detroit Red Wings Henrik Zetterberg  - Photo By Andy Martin Jr

Buffalo Sabres: The Week Ahead

Things are a little different for the Buffalo Sabres since the last time I wrote one of these. Darcy Regier was still the general manager and the embattled Ron Rolston […]

by · November 18, 2013 · 0 comments · Buffalo Sabres
(Kevin Hoffman-US PRESSWIRE)

30 Teams, 30 Words: Nov.11-17 Roundup

Welcome to 30 Teams, 30 Words! This weekly article will briefly cover one news story from every team in the league – no more endless searching around the web for […]

by · November 18, 2013 · 0 comments · News/Commentary