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Blues coach Ken Hitchcock (TSN Photography)

Has Ken Hitchcock Been the Missing Link to Blues Success?

Resiliency and Relentlessness — that’s what sums up the St. Louis Blues’ play so far this season. They have been able to overcome adversities that, in the past, have been […]

by · November 29, 2013 · 0 comments · St Louis Blues
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Addressing Concerns from St. Louis Bluesers

Die-hard fan or not, you sometimes find yourself uttering phrases that are associated with “homers,” or as they are known in St. Louis, “Bluesers.” These Bluesers can be intelligent hockey […]

by · November 14, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · St Louis Blues
Backes may move back to the wing (Bruce Fedyck-USA TODAY Sports)

Depth Chart: St. Louis Blues Keys to Success

The St. Louis Blues have had a quality start to the 2013-2014 season, posting a 10-2-2 record over the first month of the season.  This great start can be attributed […]

by · November 9, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · St Louis Blues
Polak is known for his ability to mix it up(Don McPeak-USA TODAY Sports)

Blues Get Back at it With Back-to-Back Games

Athletes and body builders looking for a healthy protein bar are turning to Quest Bars. Popular because of their low sugar content & high protein, the gluten free bars are now […]

by · October 25, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · St Louis Blues
Breaking Down the Maxim Lapierre Hit

Breaking Down the Maxim Lapierre Hit

Tuesday proved to be a costly night for both the St. Louis Blues and San Jose Sharks. For the Blues, their perfect record was wiped away after a disastrous 6-2 […]

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Tarasenko Back to True Form

The start of the 2012-13 season could not have looked better for the rookie Vladimir Tarasenko. In the Blues’ rousing 6-0 season-opening victory over the rival Detroit Red Wings, Tarasenko […]

by · October 13, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · St Louis Blues
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Philadelphia Flyers: Fighting for Peter Laviolette

The puck had not even dropped on the Philadelphia Flyers’ 2013-2014 campaign, and the rumor mill was already spinning. Bovada, the renowned sports betting company based out of Las Vegas, […]

by · October 4, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers
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 […]

The Blues have critics no matter what the situation (Scott Rovak-USA TODAY Sports)

St. Louis Blues Best Line Combinations

Line combinations are always a topic of conversation. With the latest additions of Derek Roy, Magnus Paajarvi and Maxim Lapierre, Coach Ken Hitchcock has a plethora of options at forward. […]

by · August 18, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · St Louis Blues
The Blackhawks are undefeated in regulation with Patrick Sharp in the lineup. (Rob Grabowski-US PRESSWIRE)

How the Philadelphia Flyers Failed in Managing Patrick Sharp

Every organization has at some point given up on a player too early or was forced to send a promising talent in a package to land a position of need. […]

by · August 8, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers
Alex Pietrangelo battles with Anze Kopitar in the 2013 playoffs (Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports)

What does Bouwmeester’s Contract Mean for Pietrangelo?

After being signed to take over the #1 defenseman role in Calgary in the summer of 2009, Jay Bouwmeester found himself wearing the Bluenote at the trade deadline last season. […]

by · August 3, 2013 · 2 comments · Free Agents, St Louis Blues
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Mike Babcock: The Best Coach in the NHL

A few weeks ago I polled 35 contributors at The Hockey Writers, asking who is currently the best coach in the NHL today. The overwhelming winner with 18 votes was […]

by · August 2, 2013 · 1 comment · Detroit Red Wings, News/Commentary