GLENDALE, AZ - JANUARY 06:  Patrik Berglund #21 of the St. Louis Blues falls to the ice during the NHL game against the Arizona Coyotes at Gila River Arena on January 6, 2015 in Glendale, Arizona. The Blues defeated the Coyotes 6-0.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Patrik Berglund needs shoulder surgery, will miss at least 4 months

The Blues haven’t officially started training for the 2015-16 season, but they are already dealing with a serious injury. Patrik Berglund will have shoulder surgery after suffering an injury while preparing for the new season. Berglund’s recovery time could vary, but he’s expected to be re-evaluated in four months. Berglund originally injured this same shoulder back during […]

ST. LOUIS, MO - APRIL 18: Jake Allen #34 of the St. Louis Blues looks to make a save against the Minnesota Wild during Game Two of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the Scottrade Center on April 18, 2015 in St. Louis, Missouri.  (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Video: NHL.com analyzes the Blues for 2015-16

The 2015-16 season is quickly approaching and that means it’s time for the various media outlets to analyze the Blues and predict what will happen in the year ahead. NHL.com is running a video series for all 30 teams and here’s a look at what they said about the Blues.

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Brian Elliott’s new mask features angry moose and Casey Jones

Brian Elliott has had some pretty awesome goalie masks over the last several years. Elliott has consistently featured Casey Jones from the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, but last year he took his mask in a new direction with a design which featured a tribute to Elliott’s nickname – Moose. This year, Elliott’s combining those two themes […]

DALLAS, TX - APRIL 03:  Jori Lehtera #12 of the St. Louis Blues at American Airlines Center on April 3, 2015 in Dallas, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Jori Lehtera had surgery on his ankle, will be able to skate in 6 to 8 weeks

While the Blues mostly spent their day announcing their upcoming promo schedule for the new season, they also announced that Jori Lehtera had ankle surgery on his right ankle back on August 4th. Lehtera’s injury reportedly occurred at the end of last season and the team waited until the swelling went down before making a […]

DENVER, CO - NOVEMBER 10:  Troy Brouwer #20 of the Washington Capitals skates against the Colorado Avalanche at Pepsi Center on November 10, 2013 in Denver, Colorado. The Avalanche defeated the Capitals 4-1.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Join the Troy Brouwer charity bet

The T.J. Oshie trade which brought Troy Brouwer from Washington to St. Louis was met with some pretty divided reactions. Some liked that the Blues were tinkering with their core players, while others weren’t pleased with the return.

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Flyers sign Chris Porter

Chris Porter’s run with the St. Louis Blues has ended. The Philadelphia Flyers announced they have signed Porter to a one-year, two-way contract believed to be worth $700,000 at the NHL level and $100,000 at the AHL level. Porter has spent his entire professional career skating within the St. Louis organization. He joined the Peoria […]

DENVER, CO - NOVEMBER 20:  Troy Brouwer #20 of the Washington Capitals skates against the Colorado Avalanche at Pepsi Center on November 20, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. The Capitals defeated the Avalanche 3-2.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Troy Brouwer received an adorable letter from a young fan

It’s common knowledge that T.J. Oshie had captured the hearts of quite a few young fans in St. Louis, but it turns out Troy Brouwer has some adorable young followers as well. Brouwer recently Tweeted out the note he received from a young fan who was sad to see him leave Washington, but was eager […]

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Louie will appear in NHL 16

EA has tried to make the crowds and atmospheres more engaging in NHL 16. They’ve done this by using the actual goal songs and team salutes each team uses as well as including each team’s mascot into the game. Instead of seeing large blobs of “fans” going through repeated motions, NHL 16 will aim to use unique, […]

DALLAS, TX - APRIL 03:  David Backes #42 of the St. Louis Blues in the second period at American Airlines Center on April 3, 2015 in Dallas, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Blues are more financially stable now than two years ago

Tom Stillman recently spoke with the St. Louis Post-Dispatch and he answered several questions regarding the team’s financial stability, the trade of T.J. Oshie and what he expects from the Blues in 2015-16. Perhaps the most interesting comments were about season ticket holders and what he believes is fueling their growth. Via the Post-Dispatch: When […]

ALTANTA - JANUARY 28:  Defenseman Chris Pronger #44 of the St. Louis Blues is on the ice for the game against the Atlanta Thrashers at the Philips Arena on January 28, 2004 in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

A look at Chris Pronger’s Hockey Hall of Fame banner

Chris Pronger was a member of a stacked group of 2015 Hockey Hall of Fame inductees and now his banner can be found at the Hall. Pronger still technically hasn’t retired (in fact, his contract was recently traded to the Arizona Coyotes), but the Hall of Fame elected to waive the eligibility rules for Pronger. Here’s […]

PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 24:  Jaden Schwartz #17 of the St. Louis Blues skates during the game against the Pittsburgh Penguins at Consol Energy Center on March 24, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Who should the Blues use during 3-on-3 overtime?

Ever since the NHL revealed they’d be adopting 3-on-3 overtime beginning in 2015-16, Blues fans have been quick to predict which trio the club should use for the new format. There are some obvious choices – Vladimir Tarasenko for starters – but below is an educated guess at what the Blues might do in various […]

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Jersey numbers for Brouwer and Brodziak unveiled

The newest members of the St. Louis Blues finally have official numbers. Troy Brouwer will wear #36 and Kyle Brodziak will wear #28. Let’s hope Brouwer finds more success than Matt D’Agostini had with #36 and Brodziak maintains a better bill of health than fellow #28 Carlo Colaiacovo.

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