Post Tagged with: "Ken Hitchcock"

Kevin Shattenkirk is congratulated by teammates after scoring the first goal for the Blues Tuesday night (Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports)

Blues Inner Matchup: Momentum vs Star Power

When fans pile into the Scottrade Center Thursday night for Game 1 of the St. Louis Blues and Chicago Blackhawks quarterfinal series matchup, they are likely to see a much […]

by · April 16, 2014 · 0 comments · St Louis Blues
Steen returned to the lineup last week but couldn't help the Blues overcome a 6-game skid  (Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports)

Are the St. Louis Blues Limping Towards a Playoff Embarrassment?

There’s no doubt a mist of worry in the air around St. Louis right now, and it’s all been caused by the Blues sliding to their first 3-game losing skid […]

by · April 9, 2014 · 0 comments · St Louis Blues
Alexander Steen is a possible linemate for Stastny (Kevin Hoffman-USA TODAY Sports)

Hockey IQ: Alexander Steen

The St. Louis Blues have put together an amazing club under Ken Hitchcock’s coaching, and Doug Armstrong’s excellent front office management.  They have brought together a group of individuals who […]

Buchnevich's playing style is close to fellow countryman, Vladimir Tarasenko.

Vladimir Tarasenko Surprisingly Solid in All Three Zones

Vladimir Tarasenko was widely regarded as one of the top young players not skating in the NHL after the St. Louis Blues selected him with the 16th-overall selection in the […]

by · February 10, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · St Louis Blues
Paajarvi has been used in all scoring situations in St. Louis (Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)

Blues’ Paajarvi Paying Off

When David Perron was traded to Edmonton in exchange for Magnus Paajarvi and a 2014 second-round draft pick in July 2013, the reviews were mixed. Paajarvi is a lost prospect. […]

by · January 29, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Player Profiles, St Louis Blues
The Blues have critics no matter what the situation (Scott Rovak-USA TODAY Sports)

Olympic Selections Prove Blues Have Come a Long Way

The St. Louis Blues are sending 10 players to the Olympics, showing the raw talent of the roster and how far the team has come since ’05-’06.

by · January 8, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary, Olympics, St Louis Blues
Patrik Berglund may be on a line with David Backes and T.J. Oshie. (Icon SMI)

Patrik Berglund Providing Blues with Something More

There is something more at play here than a lack of goals. True, center Patrik Berglund is the go-to guy for Blues critics to find errors and general problems. After […]

by · December 6, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Player Profiles, St Louis Blues
Alex Pietrangelo missed Day 1 of camp last season (Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports)

Kings are Final Hurdle for Upstart Blues

The St. Louis Blues have come a long way since the disastrous 2005-06 season, which saw the team post a 21-46-15 record. This added up to 57 points, which was […]

by · December 3, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · St Louis Blues
Ken Hitchcock answered questions from Blues fans on Tuesday (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 · Comments are Disabled · St Louis Blues
TSN Photography - 2011

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