Post Tagged with: "Brian Elliott"

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
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 […]