Post Tagged with: "Barret Jackman"

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Hitchcock’s Contract Extension Isn’t as Bad as Fans Think

The St. Louis Blues dropped a bomb on their fans on Tuesday, when they announced the contract extension of head coach Ken Hitchcock, whom many in the area thought was on […]

by · May 26, 2015 · 0 comments · St Louis Blues
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Change Won’t Come Easy For The Blues

View image | gettyimages.com The St. Louis Blues will certainly have a different look next season after another first round playoff exit, but the road to change will not be […]

by · May 6, 2015 · 0 comments · St Louis Blues
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Into the Crystal Ball: What the St. Louis Blues Could Look Like Next Season

The St. Louis Blues and their fans are undoubtedly pondering every situation over the past 3 seasons, wondering what went wrong. 3 straight 1st round postseason exits is not how […]

Shattenkirk has been a force on the Blues' blue line (Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)

Motivated Shattenkirk Just What Blues Need

Blues stalwart defenseman and early-season Norris candidate Kevin Shattenkirk is slated to return March 28, 2015 against the Columbus Blue Jackets. Coach Ken Hitchcock plans to pair Shattenkirk with the […]

Could Ken Hitchcock be on his way out in St. Louis? (TSN Photography)

Ken Hitchcock Continues to Surpass Milestones

There was a change in the St. Louis Blues to open the 2011-12 season. A year after the acquisition of starting goaltender Jaroslav Halak, the Blues added veteran free agents […]

by · January 20, 2015 · 0 comments · NHL Coaching, St Louis Blues
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Part 2 of 3: The Fan’s Guide to the Blues’ Impressive Depth Chart- Defense

The St. Louis Blues have quickly made a name for themselves this year, being considered among the top NHL teams before the season even started, then stalling out of the […]

by · November 25, 2014 · 0 comments · News/Commentary, St Louis Blues
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Regina Pats in Today’s NHL

Some of you may know that I am from Regina, Saskatchewan a.k.a. Riderville, home of Canada’s best football team, the Saskatchewan Roughriders. Certainly, there’s absolutely no argument there. Regina is […]

by · October 4, 2014 · 0 comments · WHL
Alex Pietrangelo missed Day 1 of camp last season (Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports)

Blues Flirt with Stanley Cup Playoffs Disaster

The St. Louis Blues are on the verge of repeating their 2013 Stanley Cup Playoffs woes, which saw them go up 2-0 in the series against the Los Angeles Kings, only to […]

by · April 27, 2014 · 1 comment · St Louis Blues
The Blues are a team that can expect scoring from all four lines (Scott Rovak-USA TODAY Sports)

Blues Unlikely Heroes Taking Control of Series

You can’t always rely on the city’s superhero. Sometimes, it takes a group of courageous figures to step into the battle and deliver the crushing blows. How much credit do […]

by · April 20, 2014 · 1 comment · St Louis Blues
Jackman is currently the longest tenured Blue (Icon SMI)

Barret Jackman is the Ultimate Warrior

“Here stands baseballs perfect warrior.  Here stands baseballs perfect knight.” Most people in St. Louis know this quote. This is the inscription from baseball commissioner Ford C. Frick, in 1963, on the statue of the great Stan “the […]

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Addressing Concerns from St. Louis Bluesers

Die-hard fan or not, you sometimes find yourself uttering phrases that are associated with “homers,” or as they are known in St. Louis, “Bluesers.” These Bluesers can be intelligent hockey […]

by · November 14, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · St Louis Blues
Shattenkirk has been a force on the Blues' blue line (Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)

Blues Commit to Young Defense with Shattenkirk Signing

On Wednesday, the St. Louis Blues agreed to terms with defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk. Reportedly, the deal will pay Shattenkirk $17 million over four years, generating a $4.25 million cap-hit each […]

by · June 27, 2013 · 1 comment · Free Agents, St Louis Blues