Video: David Backes throws out the first pitch

David Backes does a lot of things really well. Apparently that’s not just limited to the sport of hockey. Backes was called on to throw out the first pitch before the St. Louis Cardinals took on the Cincinnati Reds and he delivered a strike. Backes apparently didn’t have too many chances to warm up, thanks […]


St. Louis Cardinals wear Blues jerseys during warmups

Back in April, the Blues wore special jerseys during warmups which honored the St. Louis Cardinals. Now, the Cardinals are returning the favor with some pretty awesome Blues jerseys. Kind of odd seeing the Cardinals in anything other than red, but it’s a pretty sharp look.

GLENDALE, AZ - JANUARY 06:  Jay Bouwmeester #19 of the St. Louis Blues skates with the puck ahead of Sam Gagner #9 of the Arizona Coyotes during the first period of the NHL game at Gila River Arena on January 6, 2015 in Glendale, Arizona.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Jay Bouwmeester looks to be recovered from groin injury

The 2014-15 season wasn’t a great one for Jay Bouwmeester. It wasn’t horrible, but Bouwmeester didn’t look like the elite defenseman the Blues were expecting to see. A lingering groin injury hindered Bouwmeester and noticeably took a toll on his usual strong skating. The summer offered an opportunity for the 31-year-old to rest up and […]


Video: Fox Sports Midwest promo for the new St. Louis Blues season

Hockey is almost here! One of the best indicators is the fact Fox Sports Midwest is preparing to unveil their new promo video for the upcoming 2015-16 St. Louis Blues season. The video below will begin airing during the Cardinals-Cubs game on Sunday, September 20th, but you can see an early preview below.


Fans will have to use metal detectors at the Scottrade Center

The St. Louis Blues will be using metal detectors at the doors of the Scottrade Center during the 2015-16 season. The NHL has made this a requirement for all league teams in an effort to improve safety after incidents at other arenas involving a knife and a firearm. All fans entering Scottrade will be required […]

DALLAS, TX - APRIL 03:  Brian Elliott #1 of the St. Louis Blues in goal against the Dallas Stars in the first period at American Airlines Center on April 3, 2015 in Dallas, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

St. Louis Post-Dispatch writer mocks Brian Elliott

Blues fans are still frustrated over the team’s early playoff exit last season and history of underachieving. That frustration has been seen from the writers who cover the team as well, but by now it’s mostly reigned in as the team prepares for training camp. Apparently St. Louis Post-Dispatch writer Dan O’Neill is still bitter and […]


Video: Ken Hitchcock and Blues coaches discuss 3-on-3 hockey

The St. Louis Blues have a new series called Coaching Blueprint which offers a sneak peak at what happens behind closed doors inside the coaches meetings. The first episode just debuted and it offers a fascinating look at how Ken Hitchcock and his coaches are analyzing the new 3-on-3 OT hockey format. The episode starts […]

ST. LOUIS, MO - APRIL 18: Members of the St. Louis Blues acknowledge the fans after beating the Phoenix Coyotes in a shoot out at the Scottrade Center on April 18, 2013 in St. Louis, Missouri.  The Blues beat the Coyotes 2-1 in a shootout.  (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Blues fans invited to training camp on September 19th and 20th

Can’t wait to watch some hockey? The St. Louis Blues are opening up training camp on Saturday, September 19th and Sunday, September 20th to the public, giving fans an opportunity to watch 60 players prepare for the new season inside the Scottrade Center. Each day will feature two training sessions and two scrimmages. The training sessions […]

DENVER, CO - DECEMBER 13:  Goalie Jake Allen #34 of the St. Louis Blues makes a save on a shot by the Colorado Avalanche at Pepsi Center on December 13, 2014 in Denver, Colorado.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

St. Louis Blues: 5 stories to watch in 2015-16

What will be the biggest stories to follow in 2015-16 for the St. Louis Blues? The team is once again entering a new season following a disappointing early exit from the playoffs and the summer featured plenty of changes. How will the new pieces fit? Are the younger skaters ready to take on a larger […]

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)

St. Louis Blues players to target in fantasy hockey

The 2015-16 NHL season is quickly approaching and with it comes another year of fantasy hockey. The virtual game allows hockey fans to root for players they’d normally despise and learn more about other teams around the league. If you’re not familiar with the St. Louis Blues – and maybe even if you are – […]

ST. LOUIS, MO - APRIL 24: Vladimir Tarasenko #91 of the St. Louis Blues lines up for a face-off against the Minnesota Wild in Game Five of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the Scottrade Center on April 24, 2015 in St. Louis, Missouri.  (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

St. Louis Blues 2015-16 TV schedule

The St. Louis Blues have released their TV schedule for the upcoming 2015-16 season. Fox Sports Midwest will carry a total of 70 of the 82 regular season games while NBC Sports will pick up the other 12 games. Below is a complete look at the TV schedule in its entirety. DATE VS./AT OPPONENT TIME […]

NEWARK, NJ - JANUARY 31:  Scottie Upshall #19 of the Florida Panthers in action against the New Jersey Devils at the Prudential Center on January 31, 2015 in Newark, New Jersey. The Devils defeated the Panthers 3-1.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Blues invite Scottie Upshall to camp

The St. Louis Blues have invited Scottie Upshall to training camp. Recently, the team announced they had invited Scott Gomez to camp and soon after it was revealed that Patrik Berglund would miss at least four months after requiring shoulder surgery. Now the Blues have called on another to tryout for a potential opening on […]

PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 24:  Barret Jackman #5 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)

Barret Jackman feels “rejuvenated” joining the Predators

Barret Jackman is starting a new chapter in his career. After the St. Louis Blues made it known that they weren’t going to offer Jackman a new contract, the veteran defenseman signed a two-year, $4 million deal with the Nashville Predators. Jackman is preparing to play for just the second NHL team in his career […]

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 […]