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Oct 19, 2014; Anaheim, CA, USA; St. Louis Blues right wing Vladimir Tarasenko (91) reaches for the puck against Anaheim Ducks defenseman Ben Lovejoy (6) during the second period at Honda Center. (Richard Mackson-USA TODAY Sports)

Pep Talk: Perseverance is Key to Blues’ Depth

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 · October 30, 2014 · 0 comments · News/Commentary, St Louis Blues
Oct 19, 2014; Anaheim, CA, USA; St. Louis Blues right wing Vladimir Tarasenko (91) reaches for the puck against Anaheim Ducks defenseman Ben Lovejoy (6) during the second period at Honda Center. (Richard Mackson-USA TODAY Sports)

Blues Lehtera, Tarasenko Real Keys to Success

As mentioned in a previous article, the addition and subsequent loss of Paul Stastny shouldn’t be a make-or-break situation for the 2014-2015 St. Louis Blues. Although the onus is placed […]

by · October 29, 2014 · 0 comments · Uncategorized
Tarasenko is the lone Blues Russian player (Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports)

Hockey News: Penguins Stun Devils; Hats Off to Tarasenko

The Buffalo Sabres really want Connor McDavid. But at least pretend to try, guys. [Sportsnet] The Penguins were down 3-1 to the Devils at one point. It didn’t last long. […]

by · October 29, 2014 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
Jake Allen (Scott Rovak-USA TODAY Sports)

5 Predictions for the 2014-15 St. Louis Blues

Yesterday, we previewed the St. Louis Blues’ upcoming season. Paul Stastny and Jori Lehtera look to make a difference this season while rookie goaltender Jake Allen has officially been given […]

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

5 Things Fans Learned from the Blues Preseason

The St. Louis Blues and their fans alike are anxiously awaiting opening night of the 2014-15 NHL season, and the excitement is truly rising around the city. Thursday night cannot […]

Oct 2, 2014; St. Louis, MO, USA; St. Louis Blues center Jaden Schwartz (17) passes the puck during the third period against the Minnesota Wild at Scottrade Center. The St. Louis Blues defeat the Minnesota Wild 4-1. (Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports)

Blues’ Jaden Schwartz Shines in Return

Sometimes, it’s difficult to find the storyline of a preseason contest. That was not the case in St. Louis Thursday night. Playing in the final home game of the 2014 […]

by · October 3, 2014 · 0 comments · St Louis Blues
Robby Fabbri (Terry Wilson /OHL Images)

Robby Fabbri Closes in on Roster Spot

The St. Louis Blues are quickly closing in on their final roster for the 2014-15 NHL season, but the coaching staff’s toughest decisions still lie ahead. One of the biggest […]

by · October 1, 2014 · 5 comments · Prospects, St Louis Blues
EA Sports has the Blues winning the 2014 Stanley Cup (courtesy EA Sports)

3 Things the Blues Must Do To Contend

1. Score More Individual-Effort Goals To have a realistic shot at a Cup, you need a few guys who can put the team on their back when things gets rough. […]

by · September 29, 2014 · 1 comment · St Louis Blues
Paajarvi has been used in all scoring situations in St. Louis (Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports)

Blues’ Training Camp Unveils a (Healthy) Problem

The St. Louis Blues opened their 2014-15 training camp last Thursday with off-ice conditioning and fitness testing. Over the past week they have trimmed their roster from 52 players to […]

by · September 24, 2014 · 2 comments · News/Commentary, St Louis Blues
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Blues’ Tarasenko Poised for Breakout Year

Last postseason, the St. Louis Blues coaching staff witnessed one of its players break out just when it was needed most. Vladimir Tarasenko, who missed the final 15 contests of […]

by · September 11, 2014 · 0 comments · Player Profiles, St Louis Blues
Patrik Berglund may be on a line with David Backes and T.J. Oshie. (Icon SMI)

The Blues Signing Patrik Berglund May Lead to a Trade

The St. Louis Blues made things interesting for Friday’s draft day yesterday afternoon when they signed Swedish forward Patrik Berglund to a new 3-year deal. BREAKING: #stlblues have agreed to terms on […]

Adrian Kempe (Photo: Håkan-Nordström)

St. Louis Blues Draft Targets Part III: Adrian Kempe

Although the Blues have been working on a formula that equates to playoff victories, they seem to have the regular season figured out. A tenacious forecheck, never-say-die attitude and exasperating […]