Post Tagged with: "Brian Elliott"

Brian Elliott leads the Blues with 15 wins and 5 shutouts this season. (Bob Frid/Icon SMI)

Relax Blues Fans-You Don’t Need a Great Goalie to Win

It started right off the bat after the opening night loss to the New York Rangers: people counting down the games until Brian Elliott is replaced. This happens every year, so […]

by · October 15, 2014 · 1 comment · NHL Goaltending, St Louis Blues
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Video: Top 5 Plays of the Blues’ Young Season

It’s another Red October. This means that the Gateway City is engulfed in another Major League Baseball postseason as its St. Louis Cardinals are attempting to win the franchise’s 12th […]

by · October 15, 2014 · 1 comment · St Louis Blues, Top 10 Lists
Jake Allen (Scott Rovak-USA TODAY Sports)

5 Predictions for the 2014-15 St. Louis Blues

Yesterday, we previewed the St. Louis Blues’ upcoming season. Paul Stastny and Jori Lehtera look to make a difference this season while rookie goaltender Jake Allen has officially been given […]

Vladimir Tarasenko scored 21 goals last season (Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports)

5 Things Fans Learned from the Blues Preseason

The St. Louis Blues and their fans alike are anxiously awaiting opening night of the 2014-15 NHL season, and the excitement is truly rising around the city. Thursday night cannot […]

Brian Elliott (Bruce Fedyck-USA TODAY Sports)

Protect Ya Neck: The Best Blues Goalie Masks of All Time

Goalie masks have, like all facets of goaltending equipment, evolved considerably since their earliest predecessors hit the ice. In addition to moving from simple fiberglass molded designs to full-face-and-head helmets, […]

by · September 24, 2014 · 1 comment · NHL Goaltending, St Louis Blues
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The ‘New-Look’ Blues Look Past Jerseys to Focus on Playing Style

The 2014-15 St. Louis Blues will be sporting a fresh take on a classic jersey look (from the early 2000s) when they hit the ice in just over a month, […]

by · September 12, 2014 · 0 comments · News/Commentary, St Louis Blues
Oshie is widely considered the Blues' best player (Scott Rovak-USA TODAY Sports)

6 St. Louis Blues on the Hot Seat

There’s no doubt that the St. Louis Blues are preparing for one of their most exciting seasons in the club’s 47 year history. From new jerseys, great off-season personnel moves, […]

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Over-Hyped Offseason for Frustrated Blues Fans

Expectations for the St. Louis Blues were probably never higher than in 2013-14. They were a favorite pick among the media and bookies alike to win the Stanley Cup. Even […]

Brian Elliott (Bruce Fedyck-USA TODAY Sports)

Blues Roundtable: Has This Summer Been Productive?

Why don’t the Blues just get a really fat guy to play in net? Why doesn’t management just trade a draft pick and Ian Cole for Sidney Crosby? These are […]

by · August 6, 2014 · 0 comments · St Louis Blues
Gods Among Men: Top 5 Blues Goaltending Tandems

Gods Among Men: Top 5 Blues Goaltending Tandems

Many cities in the NHL are known as “goalie graveyards” — those places where a goalie’s career goes to die — at the very least making people question the player’s […]

Elliott was the Blues' biggest surprise two seasons ago (Icon SMI)

Brian Elliott Damned by Faint Praise

Coach Ken Hitchcock finally uttered the words many Blues fans have been expecting to hear for years: Brian Elliott is officially the 1A goaltender, positioned in front of Jake Allen. […]

Ken Hitchcock, Jaroslav Halak, Brian Elliott and Doug Armstrong were honored at the 2012 NHL Awards Show (Scott Rovak-USA TODAY Sports)

Why Many Blues Fans Are Wrong About Brian Elliott

NHL fans are no different from fans in any other sport Relying on perception rather than reality, sports fans tend to fall back on the “watch the games” method of […]

by · July 15, 2014 · 0 comments · St Louis Blues