Blues reach contract extension with Jaden Schwartz

The Jaden Schwartz contract drama is officially over. As the 2014-15 opener on October 9th looms ever closer, the Blues gave Schwartz a new two-year, $4.7 million deal which will keep him with the team through 2015-16. The new extension – one which we can definitely refer to as a bridge contract – will pay […]


Hitchcock calls preseason loss a “good wake-up call”

The St. Louis Blues haven’t exactly been very impressive in the preseason. In fact, they’ve been pretty bad. Most of that can be assigned to the fact that 1) the team is using young players who won’t be starters to see what they’re made of, 2) it’s the preseason, 3) everyone is a bit rusty […]


Report: Blues and Schwartz closing gap, but still roughly $500,000 apart

We finally have another update on the Jaden Schwartz contract situation. Pierre LeBrun commented on the situation in a recent blog, highlighting the fact that the Blues and Schwartz are closing the gap but the two sides remain divided. From LeBrun: Blues RFA forward Jaden Schwartz, 22, continues to wait things out. I’m surprised this […]


Several Blues star in “Team STL” spot

Fox Sports Midwest is pushing the slogan “Team STL” for the St. Louis Cardinals, Rams and Blues. The video above was created to show that all three of the city’s professional sports teams are all in this together. David Backes, Barret Jackman and other faces familiar to Blues fans appear and make their case for […]


St. Louis Blues 2014-15 TV schedule

All 82 regular season St. Louis Blues games will be televised in 2014-15. Fox Sports Midwest announced their broadcast schedule for the upcoming season and they’ll be covering 71 games while the other 11 will be televised to a national audience. Of those national games, eight will appear on NBCSN and three will be shown […]


Blues invite Paul Bissonette to camp

Here’s a puzzling one. The St. Louis Blues have invited Paul Bissonette to training camp on a tryout. The tough forward was reportedly weighing his options between teams and as many as “five to six” teams were supposedly interested in him back in August. That brings us to the question – Why did the Blues, a […]


Jori Lehtera is a fan of St. Louis grocery stores

As fans dissect Jori Lehtera’s skill on the ice and eagerly try to predict what he will bring to the table for the St. Louis Blues, the Finnish forward is quietly adjusting to life in St. Louis. In an interview seen on the team’s website, Lehtera revealed what he’s enjoying about in St. Louis as […]


T.J. Oshie pulling for the NHL to expand in Seattle

NHL expansion has been a hot topic for several weeks. Just about everyone has weighed in on the situation, but what do some of the game’s biggest stars think? P.K. Subban offered up his very unique Houston/Beyonce take, but T.J. Oshie took a more traditional stance. Seattle would be a fun market for a hockey […]


Brian Elliott does his best Ken Hitchcock impression

What happens when Brian Elliott takes over the official Twitter account of the St. Louis Blues? Fans found out as Elliott posted updates from his workout and the end result was hilarious. The best Tweet was probably Elliott’s impression of Ken Hitchcock. In a matter of minutes, Elliott gave life to the usually dull, dry […]


Alex Pietrangelo ranked 7th best defenseman by

Here’s a story you already knew. Blues fans are more than aware that Alex Pietrangelo is one of the best defenseman in the NHL, but in case they and other hockey fans forgot, Pietrangelo was recently ranked 7th among all d-men heading into 2014-15 by Here’s what they had to say about Petro: Pietrangelo […]


St. Louis Blues stories to watch in the early stages of 2014-15

The 2014-15 season is almost upon us. Training camps will be starting around the NHL and pretty soon the puck will drop for real in a hockey arena near you. If you’re a Blues fan, what stories should you be following at the start of a new season? I’ve already touched on a couple of […]


David Backes named a top-50 fantasy hockey asset

If you’re preparing for a fantasy hockey draft and you’re trying to figure out which member of the St. Louis Blues you should target first, has your answer. David Backes was named as one of the league’s top-50 player in the world of fantasy hockey. Specifically, he came in 35th on their list and […]