Post Tagged with: "Jay Bouwmeester"

Shattenkirk was acquired by the Blues in February 2011 (bridgetds/Flickr)

Part 2 of 3: The Fan’s Guide to the Blues’ Impressive Depth Chart- Defense

The St. Louis Blues have quickly made a name for themselves this year, being considered among the top NHL teams before the season even started, then stalling out of the […]

by · November 25, 2014 · 0 comments · News/Commentary, St Louis Blues
Oct 2, 2014; St. Louis, MO, USA; St. Louis Blues center Jaden Schwartz (17) passes the puck during the third period against the Minnesota Wild at Scottrade Center. The St. Louis Blues defeat the Minnesota Wild 4-1. (Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports)

Pep Talk: Blues Penalty Kill, Better than it Seems

Pep Talk is a semi-regular series where current Blues playing trends are discussed in a constructive way. Find more musings about your St. Louis Blues by following Mike Poepping on Twitter: […]

by · November 18, 2014 · 0 comments · News/Commentary, St Louis Blues
Dion Phaneuf (Icon SMI)

Why Trading Phaneuf Would Be a HUGE Mistake for the Leafs

  The Leafs, according to Nick Kypreos, are believed to be shopping defenseman and Captain Dion Phaneuf in a trade with a Western Conference Team. Darren Dreger, thought to be […]

by · May 12, 2014 · 7 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
This Vancouver Canucks fan may have the stuff, but her team fell short in bringing the cup back to Canada. (Icon SMI)

Women and Hockey, Pink Hats and Equality

I was 6 years old the first and last time I wore a hockey jersey to school. It was a gorgeous retro Calgary Flames jersey and I had found it […]

by · April 21, 2014 · 19 comments · News/Commentary
Mark Giordano could be a top five defenseman. (Dustin Bradford/Icon SMI)

2013-14 Calgary Flames: How They Were Built

Rome wasn’t built in a day. Much like a great city, neither is a National Hockey League team. The 2013-14 Calgary Flames roster is the product of transactions conducted by […]

by · February 3, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Calgary Flames
Alex Pietrangelo missed Day 1 of camp last season (Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports)

Road To Sochi: St. Louis Blues on Team Canada

Team Canada will obviously be looking to defend their Gold Medal from the 2010 Vancouver Games this February in Sochi.  Their blue line will be chock full of good defensemen […]

by · January 14, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Olympics, St Louis Blues
Sobotka signed with a KHL team this summer (Scott Rovak-US PRESSWIRE)

Blues Need Full 60 Minutes Against California Teams

Let’s give the St. Louis Blues a little credit to start: the three California teams have posted a combined 68-22-15 record for 151 points to open the 2013-14 season. Their […]

by · December 18, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · St Louis Blues
Cole has played in 79 career AHL games (TSN Photography)

Leopold Injury Opens Door for Ian Cole

When the Blues acquired Jordan Leopold in March 2013, they were looking to improve shots from the left point. The former Sabres defenseman was acquired just before Jay Bouwmeester and […]

by · November 12, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · St Louis Blues
Eric Gelinas might be seeing less ice-time than Marek Zidlicky and Andy Greene, but he could be a good option for those in deeper leagues. (Ed Mulholland-USA TODAY Sports)

Q & A with Eric Gelinas of the New Jersey Devils

The NHL career of Eric Gelinas is a mere six games old, but he has already shown those who have seen him play that the New Jersey Devils may have […]

by · November 5, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New Jersey Devils
The Blues dropped another game to Pacific Division team Tuesday, 4-2 (Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports)

The Battle of Undefeated Teams – Sharks vs. Blues

Eventually, someone has to fall. The first three weeks of the 2013-14 season has seen three teams remain undefeated in regulation and overtime. Two of them do battle on Tuesday […]

by · October 15, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · San Jose Sharks, St Louis Blues
Bouwmeester was acquired toward the end of the 2012-13 season (Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports)

Jay Bouwmeester a Good Fit for Blues

After stops in Florida and Calgary, Jay Bouwmeester seems like he has found a home in St. Louis. The 2002 third overall pick spent six seasons with the Panthers, registering […]

by · October 8, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · St Louis Blues
The Blues have critics no matter what the situation (Scott Rovak-USA TODAY Sports)

Time to Shine: The St. Louis Blues 2013-14 Season Preview

The NHL 14 simulation and The Hockey News have spoken: the St. Louis Blues are Stanley Cup favorites to open the season. The 2013-14 Blues started taking shape shortly after […]