Post Tagged with: "Doug Armstrong"

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Blues’ Tarasenko Poised for Breakout Year

Last postseason, the St. Louis Blues coaching staff witnessed one of its players break out just when it was needed most. Vladimir Tarasenko, who missed the final 15 contests of […]

by · September 11, 2014 · 0 comments · Player Profiles, St Louis Blues
Schwartz led the Blues with a plus-28 last season (Tom Szczerbowski-USA TODAY Sports)

Blues Trying to Bridge Gap in Jaden Schwartz Contract Discussions

The summer has provided St. Louis Blues fans with some extreme highs. It all started with a titillating draft that saw 10 draft picks and a trade to bring in […]

by · September 5, 2014 · 0 comments · Free Agents, St Louis Blues
Paul Stastny is a St. Louis native (Icon SMI)

Beyond the Numbers: Stastny’s Fit in St. Louis

The adage the early bird gets the worm proved to be true for the St. Louis Blues on Tuesday. Paul Stastny stressed to the Blues’ website how important it was […]

by · July 3, 2014 · 0 comments · Free Agents, St Louis Blues
MacInnis is slated to go late in the first round (Aaron Bell/OHL Images)

St. Louis Blues Draft Targets Part VI: Ryan MacInnis

Father-son combinations are nothing new to the NHL. Two years ago, onlookers watched the then-Phoenix Coyotes draft Henrik Samuelsson (No. 27 overall), the son of former NHL stalwart Ulf Samuelsson, […]

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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 […]

Lindstrom spent the past four seasons playing in Sweden

Blues Display New Philosophy with Joakim Lindstrom Signing

Last September, St. Louis Blues management wanted to shore up a physical bottom-six forward group while adding a veteran leader in the process. They attained both goals with the signing […]

by · May 28, 2014 · 2 comments · Free Agents, St Louis Blues
Berglund has been a key to the Blues' bottom lines (TSN Photography)

The Curious Case of Patrik Berglund

As the 2013-2014 NHL Season draws to a close the St. Louis Blues find themselves in a very familiar situation where they try and figure out the best actions to […]

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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
John Tortorella (Anne-Marie Sorvin-USA TODAY Sports)

The John Tortorella Saga: Is St. Louis a Fit?

There have been many things said about Coach John Tortorella in the media over his career, most of them as forgettable as his lackluster job in Vancouver this past season. […]

by · May 2, 2014 · 0 comments · St Louis Blues
Miller started his short stint with the Blues 8-0-1 (Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports)

Video: Miller Saving Blues Defense

When St. Louis Blues general manager Doug Armstrong swung a monumental deal at the end of February to bring in goaltender Ryan Miller, the intention was to accompany a steady […]

by · April 2, 2014 · 0 comments · St Louis Blues
Brian Elliott (Bruce Fedyck-USA TODAY Sports)

Brian Elliott Playing for Future

The Blues swung a blockbuster deal in late February to bring in star goaltender Ryan Miller to gear the team up for a long playoff run. General manager Doug Armstrong […]

by · March 24, 2014 · 0 comments · St Louis Blues
Miller started his short stint with the Blues 8-0-1 (Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports)

Trade Deadline Passes, Blues are ‘All In’ for Stanley Cup Playoffs

The St. Louis Blues weren’t among the most active teams at the trade deadline (or the least), but they were the most newsworthy. They took what was already an amazing […]