Post Tagged with: "Vladimir Tarasenko"

(Igor Bobkov. Photo: Andrew Cosley, Flickr)

Igor Bobkov not thinking about Russia

In this translated interview originally appearing on the popular Russian site sports.ru, Igor Bobkov talked about his experience in the ECHL, remembered the 2011 WJC gold medal, and confirmed that he […]

by · March 22, 2015 · 0 comments · Anaheim Ducks
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Vladimir Tarasenko Ready For The Playoffs

In this translated interview, originally appearing on the Russian portal Sovport.ru, Vladimir Tarasenko talked about 40-goal mark, other Blues players, commercial with Brett Hull. For the original Sovsport.ru article by […]

by · March 18, 2015 · 0 comments · St Louis Blues
Elliott goes in to camp this year as the No. 1 goalie (Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports)

Looking Ahead: Who Could Minnesota Meet in the Playoffs?

The Minnesota Wild have turned around their season since acquiring Devan Dubnyk form the Arizona Coyotes. Dubnyk has made 24 consecutive starts for the Wild, taking them on an unprecedented 19-4-1 […]

Behind the Scenes with Blues Assistant Equipment Manager

Behind the Scenes with Blues Assistant Equipment Manager

Have you ever wondered what makes the equipment manager tick? Or what they even do for a team on a daily basis? Well look no further because I was lucky […]

Wayne Gretzky (Phil/Flickr)

NHL Awards: 5 Potential New Ones

It may not be NHL awards season yet, but talk is heating up along with the weather… in theory anyway. Talk of just who may be up for the league’s […]

by · March 7, 2015 · 0 comments · Humor, News/Commentary
Can Henrik Lundqvist complete that last step for the New York Rangers? Russ Cohen answers that question and more. (Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports)

The Final Stretch: Who Are The Top Stanley Cup Contenders After The Trade Deadline?

With the dust from Tuesday’s whirlwind trade deadline now settled, the push for the NHL playoffs kicks into its highest gear. It was a more wild trade deadline than normal. […]

Patrik Berglund may be on a line with David Backes and T.J. Oshie. (Icon SMI)

What Exactly Is a Patrik Berglund?

Initially drafted in 2006, Patrik Berglund showed the promise of a strong NHL career. As part of the “kid line” with then-Blue David Perron and Olympic star T.J. Oshie, Berglund […]

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
Valeri Nichushkin has earned praise from Lindy Ruff as of late, and the rookie winger has certainly justified such sentiments with his play. (Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports)

Valeri Nichushkin Counting Days Till His Return

In this translated interview, originally appearing on the popular Russian portal sports.ru, Stars forward Valeri Nichushkin talked about his life as injured player, told that he’s counting days till his return […]

by · February 11, 2015 · 0 comments · Dallas Stars
Pittsburgh Penguins center Evgeni Malkin - Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr

Evgeni Malkin Opens Up In Russian Interview

In this translated interview, originally appearing on the Russian portal Sovsport.ru, Penguins star Evgeni Malkin discusses the All-Star weekend, talks Vladimir Tarasenko and Alex Ovechkin, and sheds some light on his […]

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The NHL’s Top 5 Most Skilled Players

Skill in the NHL is at an all time premium. With rule changes optimizing offense and intricate systems set up by coaches, skill is a necessary trait to survive at […]

by · February 5, 2015 · 27 comments · Top 10 Lists
Tarasenko has scored some memorable goals for the Blues as of late (Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports)

Vladimir Tarasenko Impressed By All-Star Weekend

In this translated interview, originally appearing on the popular Russian website Sovsport.ru, Vladimir Tarasenko talked about his first All-Star Weekend, shared his impressions about living and playing in St. Louis, […]