Concussions for David Backes and T.J. Oshie

The Blues are being tested with injuries early and often. Paul Stastny has had a couple of setbacks and several other players have missed time due to illness or various bumps and bruises. The injury picture grew a bit darker following the team’s thrilling OT win against Dallas. David Backes and T.J. Oshie have been […]


Ken Hitchcock: “We have no idea what type of team we have”

After an up and down start to the season for the St. Louis Blues, Ken Hitchcock has no idea what kind of team he has playing in front of him. That’s not an analogy or some sort of analysis, that’s exactly what the head coach said as seen in an interview with ESPN. “We have […]


Video: Doug Armstrong celebrates Ryan Reaves’ goal

Doug Armstrong didn’t show much excitement when Ryan Reaves was credited with a goal against the Chicago Blackhawks. That may be an understatement. As the bench celebrated, Armstrong looked down, appearing to be almost dead on the inside.


Video: T.J. Oshie lays out Dan Carcillo with a hip check

Dan Carcillo appeared to have a pretty open lane to the St. Louis goal, but T.J. Oshie quickly closed the space and lined up to dish out a vicious hip check. You don’t see hip checks too often these days, but Oshie looks like he’s been practicing.


Previewing the week ahead in Blues tickets

Although their 2014-15 season has gotten off to a lukewarm start, it would be foolish to expect the St. Louis Blues to finish the season anywhere but among the top teams in the Western Conference. While they have been without high-profile free agent signing Paul Stastny for some time, the Blues still have ample personnel […]


Paul Stastny lands on the IR

The Blues have placed Paul Stastny on the IR and recalled Dmitrij Jaskin. Stastny has been labeled as week-to-week after injuring his shoulder in a game against the Arizona Coyotes. While the move to the IR may sounds like bad news, it’s not really a surprising considering his expected return was being measured in weeks […]


Vladimir Tarasenko heeding advice, shooting more often

Heading into 2014-15, Vladimir Tarasenko was instructed to fire the puck more. This advice was obvious coming off of a 2013-14 which saw Tarasenko score 21 goals during the regular season and another four during the playoffs. Has Tarasenko followed through? As with any article at this stage of the season, it’s early. With that in […]


Paul Stastny injured, listed as week-to-week

UPDATE: Stastny’s condition has been updated. He has an injured left shoulder and is now being considered week-to-week, a downgrade from the day-to-day diagnosis. EARLIER STORY: Paul Stastny left Saturday’s game against Arizona after a crunching hit by Martin Hanzal. The hit came during the game’s opening minute and Stastny was unable to return. Information has […]