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The Blues have a long offseason ahead (Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports)

The Blues Best & Worst Case Scenario for Next Season

The St. Louis Blues once again overshadowed an impressive regular season with another early playoff exit, which leaves everyone from the front office out wondering exactly what moves need to […]

The Blues have a long offseason ahead (Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports)

The 2014-15 St. Louis Blues; Dissecting the Leadership Part III

The 1999 Dallas Stars were one of the most versatile, preponderate clubs assembled on the ice in the last 20 years. From shooting-ace Brett Hull to swift-skating Mike Modano to snarky […]

by · May 13, 2015 · 0 comments · St Louis Blues
Ken Hitchcock answered questions from Blues fans on Tuesday

Will Ken Hitchcock Stay in St. Louis?

2014-15 was another season with a familiar result for the St. Louis Blues. The Blues lost to the Minnesota Wild in the first round of the playoffs despite having home ice […]

by · May 12, 2015 · 0 comments · St Louis Blues
Backes became a defensive stalwart under Hitchcock (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

The 2014-15 St. Louis Blues; Dissecting the Leadership Part I

A leader is someone who can pick his squad up at desperate times. He says the right things in the locker room and he brings his A-game in the waning […]

by · May 5, 2015 · 0 comments · St Louis Blues
Backes became a defensive stalwart under Hitchcock (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

The REAL Problem in St. Louis: David Backes

I have being trying to find words to summarize the Blues’ first round exit for the past couple of days and the best way to describe it is: lack of […]

by · April 28, 2015 · 0 comments · St Louis Blues
The Blues have a long offseason ahead (Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports)

Change Imminent as Blues Make (Yet) Another Early Playoff Exit

The St. Louis Blues just can’t seem to catch a break when it comes to playoff hockey. Regardless of who they play or who’s on their roster they are either too injured, […]

Bortuzzo Bright Spot In Blues Loss To Flyers

View image | gettyimages.com Robert Bortuzzo played in his first game last night for the St. Louis Blues and was a rare bright spot as the Blues gave up three […]

by · March 6, 2015 · 0 comments · St Louis Blues
Olli Jokinen

Will Jokinen & New Look Blues Right the Ship?

The St. Louis Blues knew they needed depth at the trade deadline this year to ensure they have enough high quality players ready for the long and grueling playoff run […]

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Did The St. Louis Blues Improve On Deadline Day?

St. Louis Blues General Manager Doug Armstrong is known for his shrewd approach to personnel management, never one for making a deal for it’s own sake. Today’s NHL Trade Deadline […]

Brodeur’s Retirement Is Good For Blues

Brodeur’s Retirement Is Good For Blues

The quasi-fanfare about Martin Brodeur’s retirement seems, well, odd. It’s at once anti-climactic and for some reason, artificial. Disgruntled Devils fans know deep down his No. 30 will hang in […]

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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Completing the Circle: Why Brodeur Should Return to Devils

Imagine a world where Mike Modano only played for the Stars franchise and Jarome Iginla wore just the flaming “C” on his chest. The accomplishments from both of these players […]