Post Tagged with: "Vladimir Tarasenko"

Tarasenko and Lehtera played together in the KHL during the 2011-12 season (Scott Rovak-USA TODAY Sports)

“He’s a Superstar Now,” Says Tarasenko’s Teammates

The story of Vladimir Tarasenko seems like a never-ending tale that delivers climactic scenes at every page turn. If he’s not scoring two impactful goals in his first NHL contest, […]

by · December 17, 2014 · 1 comment · Player Profiles, St Louis Blues
Vladimir Tarasenko scored 21 goals last season (Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports)

Pep Talk: Composed Defense Leads to Balanced Scoring

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 · December 5, 2014 · 0 comments · News/Commentary, St Louis Blues
Tarasenko's line has led the Blues' offense all season (Adam Hunger-USA TODAY Sports)

Blues Reliance on STL Line Is the Team’s Achilles’ Heel

Examine the offensive output of nearly any team since the NHL began. One thing that should strike you is that although one line might display greater overall output given the […]

by · November 21, 2014 · 1 comment · St Louis Blues
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Part 1 of 3: The Fan’s Guide to the Blues’ Impressive Depth Chart- Forwards

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 19, 2014 · 0 comments · News/Commentary, St Louis Blues
Tarasenko's line has led the Blues' offense all season (Adam Hunger-USA TODAY Sports)

Ponder This: Tarasenko Goal Provides Promotion, Don’t Fret the Shutout

Ponder This is a semi-regular segment that focuses on the St. Louis Blues. You can read more ramblings about the Blues by following Jeff Ponder on Twitter @jponder94. Tarasenko Hullabaloo […]

by · November 19, 2014 · 0 comments · St Louis Blues
Brian Elliott Veteran's Day Mask Final Design, Painted by Jason Livery of HeadStrong Grafx

Brian Elliott’s Veteran’s Day Mask Steals the Show

The St. Louis Blues and Brian Elliott had a lot to play for on Tuesday night at the Scottrade Center in downtown St. Louis. They were able to dispose of […]

by · November 12, 2014 · 0 comments · News/Commentary, St Louis Blues
(Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports)

Jori Lehtera: The Man Behind the TarasenkShow

After every St. Louis Blues home game, the cameras and the press head to one person immediately. He’s the guy who scored eight goals in six games, including a hat […]

by · November 12, 2014 · 0 comments · Player Profiles, St Louis Blues
Tarasenko's line has led the Blues' offense all season (Adam Hunger-USA TODAY Sports)

Vladimir Tarasenko Doesn’t Play for the Ottawa Senators, Kyle Turris Does and That’s OK

Vladimir Tarasenko has owned NHL headlines over the past week, just narrowly beating out Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Michael Del Zotto. Since being re-united with his former Novosibirsk Sibir teammate – Jori Lehtera – […]

by · November 11, 2014 · 1 comment · Ottawa Senators, Player Profiles
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Bryce Salvador: No Blues After Leaving St. Louis

There’s always a moment in every successful playoff run that stands out. The play that catapulted the championship team from the middle of the pack to the team that couldn’t […]

Vladimir Tarasenko scored 21 goals last season (Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports)

Q & A with Jake Allen of the St. Louis Blues

Goaltenders often take the long path to the NHL — their development generally takes more time than skaters and it’s extremely rare for one to jump right into the league […]

by · November 6, 2014 · 0 comments · St Louis Blues
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Hockey News: Hump Day Edition

Tuesday night in the National Hockey League gave us a winning streak halted, a scoring streak continued, two overtime games, 56 goals, and I am certain plenty more.  Let’s get […]

by · November 5, 2014 · 1 comment · News/Commentary
Tarasenko's line has led the Blues' offense all season (Adam Hunger-USA TODAY Sports)

Vladimir Tarasenko’s Humility On Par With Scoring Ability

“My goal was just some improvisation”, Vladimir Tarasenko told the Russian portal Sport-Express after the 4-3 win against the New York Rangers on November 4th. “I was a bit lucky. […]

by · November 4, 2014 · 0 comments · St Louis Blues