GLENDALE, AZ - JANUARY 06:  Goaltender Brian Elliott #1 of the St. Louis Blues in action 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)

Brian Elliott ties Jaroslav Halak for Blues’ shutout record

Brian Elliott’s outstanding 28-save shutout against the Philadelphia Flyers not only gave the Blues two critical points, but it also moved Elliott into a tie for the franchise shutout record. Elliott’s shutout gives him 20 since joining the Blues, matching Jaroslav Halak’s 20 shutouts at the top of the league leaders in St. Louis Blues […]

at SAP Center on January 3, 2015 in San Jose, California.

Berglund benched due to coach’s decision

Patrik Berglund will be a healthy scratch for Thursday’s game against the Philadelphia Flyers. The forward, one who has drawn a ton of criticism from fans for the better part of two seasons, will sit in favor of Chris Porter. Hitch calls Berglund out “coach’s decision.” Porter in and will start with Backes and Oshie.


Tarasenko doesn’t think his bobblehead looks like him

Bobbleheads are a strange entity. People go nuts over them even though they rarely look anything like the player they’re supposed to be representing. Such is the case with the Vladimir Tarasenko bobblehead which will go to the first 15,000 fans attending Thursday’s game against the Philadelphia Flyers. What does Tarasenko think about his bobblehead? […]


GIF: Barret Jackman scores from center ice to sink the Jets

After giving up three goals in the third period, it looked like the Blues were destined to play overtime hockey with the Jets. With just over a minute left in the third period, Barret Jackman dumped the puck in on Winnipeg’s goal. It should have been an easy save, but Ondrej Pavelec was caught napping. […]


Apparently Joe Thornton plays defense for the Blues

There was a fun goof prior to the Blues-Jets game on Fox Sports Midwest. While showing the lineup for the night, the team’s defense had an unfamiliar face. Skating with Petteri Lindbohm was #19 … Joe Thornton? Via r/StLouisBlues:   It would’ve made more sense had they shown Jay Bouwmeester (also #19) in this graphic, […]

GLENDALE, AZ - JANUARY 06:  Kevin Shattenkirk #22 of the St. Louis Blues skates with the puck 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)

Horrifying details about Kevin Shattenkirk’s injury

Kevin Shattenkirk has missed the past several weeks with an “abdominal” injury he suffered back at the beginning of February while skating against the Washington Capitals. Details on Shattenkirk’s injury have been vague, but the team did release the fact that Shattenkirk needed surgery to repair his ailment. Now that Shattenkirk is closing in on […]

SUNRISE, FL - DECEMBER 28: Roman Polak #46 of the Toronto Maple Leafs prepares for a face-off against the Florida Panthers at the BB&T Center on December 28, 2014 in Sunrise, Florida. The Panthers defeated the Maple Leafs 6-4. (Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

The Blues talked to the Maple Leafs about reacquiring Roman Polak

Do you miss Roman Polak? Judging by all of the fans on Twitter stating that fact as the Blues demolished the Maple Leafs 6-1 on Saturday, it’s clear a large percentage wish Polak and his door still resided in St. Louis. It turns out that the Blues missed him too. STLToday reports that the Blues […]


GIF: Tarasenko makes Jake Gardiner look silly

We’ve seen Vladimir Tarasenko dance his way around players countless times, but it’s not often you see him fake out the same guy three times in a row. While driving towards the Toronto net, Tarasenko shifted the puck around Jake Gardiner three separate times – twice between the legs – and nearly scored an incredible […]

SUNRISE, FL - MARCH 3: Interim head coach Peter Horachek of the Toronto Maple Leafs directs the players during a time out against the Florida Panthers at the BB&T Center on March 3, 2015 in Sunrise, Florida. Toronto defeated Florida 3-2. (Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Fun quotes from the Maple Leafs about Blues’ blowout win

The Blues’ 6-1 win over the Maple Leafs was a pretty lopsided affair. It took over 10 minutes for the Leafs to register their first shot on goal and the Blues had no issues moving the puck around the ice in a dominant display. There are a lot of ways you could describe the 6-1 […]

COLUMBUS, OH - JANUARY 24:  Brian Elliott #1 of the St. Louis Blues and Team Foligno warms up prior to 2015 Honda NHL All-Star Skills Competition at Nationwide Arena on January 24, 2015 in Columbus, Ohio.  (Photo by Kirk Irwin/Getty Images)

Brian Elliott contributing on offense too

Brian Elliott has had an outstanding 2014-15 to date and he’s a big reason why the Blues are pushing towards the top spot in the Central. With Jake Allen developing slower than expected, Elliott has had additional pressure and responsibility placed upon him and he has continually risen to the challenge. Against the Toronto Maple […]

NASHVILLE, TN - DECEMBER 04: Vladimir Tarasenko #91 of the St. Louis Blues skates in to score a goal against the Nashville Predators at Bridgestone Arena on December 4, 2014 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Frederick Breedon/Getty Images)

Predators’ slump gives the Blues a chance in the Central

It looked like the Nashville Predators were well out of reach from the St. Louis Blues in the Central. Even as the Blues rattled off win after win, the Predators seemed to be able to match every point earned by the Blues. Thanks to the joy of NHL scheduling, the two teams completed their regular […]

DENVER, CO - DECEMBER 13:  Goalie Jake Allen #34 of the St. Louis Blues looks on as he defends the goal against the Colorado Avalanche at Pepsi Center on December 13, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. The Blues defeated the Avalanche 3-2 in overtime. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Jake Allen developing slower than expected

Heading into the 2014-15 season, it was clear that Brian Elliott was the starting goaltender of the St. Louis Blues. At least, that’s what the Blues were preaching. Fans were content to debate which goaltender should be the top option in St. Louis. As the season started, the belief was that Elliott and Jake Allen […]

ANAHEIM, CA - NOVEMBER 07:  Zbynek Michalek #10 of the Arizona Coyotes waits for the start of the third period against the Anaheim Ducks at Honda Center on November 7, 2014 in Anaheim, California.  (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Blues add defense and depth at the trade deadline

The St. Louis Blues were one of the most active teams on deadline day, completing three trades which addressed needs both at defense and in terms of their depth. The Blues acquired Zbynek Michalek, Robert Bortuzzo and Olli Jokinen over the course of the day and in doing so they gave Blues fans a lot to talk about. […]

CHICAGO, IL - APRIL 27: Brent Seabrook #7 of the Chicago Blackhawks controls the puck against Alex Pietrangelo #27 and Jaden Schwartz #9 of the St. Louis Blues in Game Six of the First Round of the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the United Center on April 27, 2014  in Chicago, Illinois. The Blackhawks defeated the Blues 5-1 to win the series four games to two. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Blues under the microscope after Blackhawks’ trades

The Chicago Blackhawks have been busy. Heading into Monday’s trade deadline, the Blackhawks made big news by acquiring Kimmo Timonen from the Philadelphia Flyers and Antoine Vermette from the Arizona Coyotes. The Blackhawks parted with a total of three picks and Klas Dahlbeck to pick up both Timonen and Vermette. What do these trades mean for the […]

Blues-Flyers clash will see team’s most expensive tickets this month

The St. Louis Blues enter March just four points out of first place in the Central Division.  Currently 40-18-5 with 85 points, St. Louis will need to continue improving their play throughout the remainder of the regular season to snatch the Central Division lead from the Nashville Predators, who currently sit at 41-15-7 with 89 […]