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Dissecting the Blues 2015 NHL Draft Options

The St. Louis Blues have come to a lull in picks heading into the 2015 NHL Draft this summer. A series of trades sent most of their picks to other teams, […]

by · May 21, 2015 · 0 comments · Prospects, St Louis Blues
Shattenkirk has been a force on the Blues' blue line (Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)

Motivated Shattenkirk Just What Blues Need

Blues stalwart defenseman and early-season Norris candidate Kevin Shattenkirk is slated to return March 28, 2015 against the Columbus Blue Jackets. Coach Ken Hitchcock plans to pair Shattenkirk with the […]

Shattenkirk has been a staple on the Blues' blue line (James Guillory-USA TODAY Sports)

Pep Talk: How Blues can Close Out Season for Deep Playoffs Run

The St. Louis Blues have put together another stellar regular season this year, and once again find themselves among the NHL’s leaders in points. However, this impressive run hasn’t always […]

Shattenkirk has been a key cog in the Blues' defensive engine (Scott Rovak-US PRESSWIRE)

Blues Will Gladly Welcome Shattenkirk’s Return

St. Louis Blues’ defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk was having himself a career year. In a game versus the Washington Capitals on February 1st, he was involved in a harmless play with […]

(James Guillory-USA TODAY Sports)

Hockey News: Gaudreau Has a Big Night; Rangers Top Metro Division

Johnny Gaudreau had a big night against the Ducks. [] Despite the loss, John Gibson made an impressive stick save against the Flames. [The Hockey News] The Rangers defeated the […]

by · March 12, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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3 Keys To A St. Louis Blues Strong Finish

The fluky finish to the St. Louis Blues victory over division rival Winnipeg Jets last night highlighted a few things that could end up making or breaking the end to their […]

by · March 11, 2015 · 0 comments · St Louis Blues
Kevin Shattenkirk (bridgetds/Flickr)

Special Teams is Key to Blues Success, but has Been Lacking Lately

The St. Louis Blues have hit a rough patch after setting a new franchise record for points in 13 consecutive games early in 2015. This is largely in part to […]

by · February 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Advanced Stats, St Louis Blues
Kevin Shattenkirk was ona bus in Maine scrambling to get the scores of the Gold Medal Game.  (Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports)

St. Louis Blues Needs to Fix What Ails Them Now

After watching the Feb. 24, 2015 5-2 shellacking by the Montreal Canadiens on home ice, some things became sadly apparent about this Blues team. Yes, the absence of Kevin Shattenkirk […]

by · February 25, 2015 · 18 comments · Injury Report, St Louis Blues
The Kings have been a thorn in the Blues' side since the 2011-12 season (Scott Rovak-USA TODAY Sports)

How the St. Louis Blues Can Get Over the Playoff Hump

The St. Louis Blues have enviable depth. When a team has players like Magnus Paavarvi, Chris Porter, Ty Rattie and Dimitri Jaskin to press into service as needs dictate, it’s […]

by · February 17, 2015 · 2 comments · NHL Rumors, St Louis Blues
Shattenkirk has been a key cog in the Blues' defensive engine (Scott Rovak-US PRESSWIRE)

Shattenkirk Injury Tests Blues Depth, Stirs Rumor Mill

St. Louis Blues defenceman Kevin Shattenkirk sustained a “lower-body” injury in Sunday’s matinée with the Washington Capitals, left the game in the first period and did not return. We’ve since learned that […]

by · February 3, 2015 · 1 comment · St Louis Blues
Kevin Shattenkirk (bridgetds/Flickr)

Hockey News: Shattenkirk Injury; Mike Green Trade?

What is there left to say about the Toronto Maple Leafs? [Today’s Slap Shot] Who would you rather play for, the Jets or the Leafs? [Sportsnet] Cody Franson says he […]

by · February 2, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
Vladimir Tarasenko scored 21 goals last season (Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports)

Back to Business: Blues Look to Continue Winning Post All-Star Break

The St. Louis Blues enjoyed the longest break in the NHL over the past 9 days, thanks to the All-Star game in Columbus and some favorable scheduling. The team will […]

by · January 29, 2015 · 0 comments · St Louis Blues