Post Tagged with: "Brian Elliott"

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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 […]

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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
Allen is currently the starting goalie for the Chicago Wolves (Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports)

Miller Exits Central, but Blues Still Loaded in Net

Highland Park, IL (July 2, 2014) – Although the Blackhawks seemed to solve Ryan Miller this past Stanley Cup playoffs, there is no doubt that Blackhawks fans are glad to […]

by · July 3, 2014 · 2 comments · St Louis Blues
Elliott was no foolin a true fantasy savior. Who knew? (Scott Rovak-US PRESSWIRE)

Is Goalie Depth an Advantage for Blues at 2014 NHL Draft?

The St. Louis Blues Might Have the Strongest Goaltending Depth in the NHL Although the St. Louis Blues are a team known for being relatively unsatisfied with their goaltending situation, […]

by · June 23, 2014 · 0 comments · NHL Entry Draft
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Lundqvist Proves Doug Armstrong Right

Henrik Lundqvist has earned the money Ryan Miller demands From NHL, international, Olympic and even inline hockey success with Team Sweden in 2002, Henrik Lundqvist has one more hurdle to surmount […]

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Should the Capitals Sign Ryan Miller?

With Halak Gone and Holtby a Mystery, Should the Capitals Sign the Veteran Miller? Ryan Miller has been one of the NHL’s most recognizable and consistent goaltenders for the past […]

Elliott was no foolin a true fantasy savior. Who knew? (Scott Rovak-US PRESSWIRE)

Blues Re-sign Brian Elliott in Backwards, Circular Logic Move

It’s not that the decision to re-sign Brian Elliott defies logic, it’s the circular and strange decision making that led to this point, and this decision. Let’s look at the […]

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Brian Elliott Rewarded for Patience with New Contract

When Ryan Miller was acquired after the 2014 Olympic break, it seemed like Brian Elliott was beginning his farewell tour wearing a St. Louis Blues jersey. That all changed on […]

by · May 19, 2014 · 0 comments · Free Agents, St Louis Blues
The Blues dropped Game 6 against the Blackhawks on Sunday afternoon (Dennis Wierzbicki-USA TODAY Sports)

Ryan Miller Trade Will Live in Infamy

A few new faces, another big trade and the same result. Blues fans watched their favorite team implode on the ice Sunday afternoon when they allowed four third period goals […]

by · April 28, 2014 · 1 comment · St Louis Blues