Video: Ryan Reaves fights, scores against Pittsburgh

Ryan Reaves had a busy night against the Pittsburgh Penguins. He started the night off by fighting Deryk Engelland off of the opening draw and later tipped in a goal as the Blues secured a huge 2-1 victory. Here's Reaves dropping the gloves with Engelland: Nice fight. I've always thought fights off the opening draw […]


David Backes donates $24,000 worth of hockey equipment to children

David Backes is an extremely fun hockey player to root for. He gives his all out on the ice and is the model captain for the St. Louis organization. He's a pretty admirable guy away from the rink too, often donating his time and resources to help animals in need.  As if you needed another […]


Video: Ryan Reaves fights George Parros

Some hockey fights are pretty timid and barely deserve to be classified as an actual fight. Other hockey fights make you cringe at the sheer strength and brutality of the two men involved. The Ryan Reaves – George Parros scrap from Tuesday night's game belongs in the latter category. The two men exchanged huge blows […]


Blues post record TV ratings in October

The St. Louis Blues have been off to a strong start on the ice, but unfortunately their impressive record hasn't translated into strong attendance. In the month of October, the Blues had seven home games and drew an average of 16,743 (87.4% capacity) fans a night. It's been easy to blame the St. Louis Cardinals […]


Video: Jaroslav Halak’s ridiculous toe save

Jaroslav Halak appeared to have made a serious mistake when he turned the puck over behind his own net against the Tampa Bay Lightning. With the game tied 1-1, Halak tried to dish the puck to Jay Bouwmeester, but his pass was intercepted by Steven Stamkos. When Stamkos played the puck in front to Brett Connolly, […]


Best and worst from October

The first month of the 2013-14 season is officially behind us. The Blues have jumped out to a strong start in October despite the fact they played the fewest games (10) of any NHL team. The first month saw plenty of positives, but unfortunately there were quite a few negatives as well.  The best and […]

Chris Porter called up from the AHL

Magnus Paajarvi is on the IR with an upper-body injury. Brenden Morrow is day-to-day with an upper-body injury. Maxim Lapierre is ready to return after his five-game suspension, but he hasn't seen action since October 15th and he hasn't been very effective when he has started. As a result of the three stories above, the Blues […]


Blues place Magnus Paajarvi on the IR

A few days ago the St. Louis Blues described Magnus Paajarvi's injury as significant. The forward was expected to miss some time, but few details were released aside from the vague classification of the injury being of the "upper-body" variety. Today, the Blues announced that Paajarvi has been placed on the IR due to the […]


Video: Steen scores his 11th of the year to push the Blues past the Jets

Alexander Steen has done it again. With the Blues and Jets tied 2-2 and time running out in the third, overtime seemed like a pretty solid possibility until Steen netted his 11th goal of the season. Steen's 11th came with the man advantage and gave the Blues two big points against a divisional foe.  We've […]


Blues unveil second commercial with Joe Buck

The Blues have unveiled their second commercial of the year on their Facebook page. Their second ad is pretty similar to their first and again features the voice of Joe Buck as the narrator. The ad, titled "Team", highlights the fact players come to St. Louis to work and electrify the crowd. They represent not […]


Magnus Paajarvi’s injury is “significant”

Magnus Paajarvi was injured during the Blues' 6-1 win over the Nashville Predators. Paajarvi was crunched into the boards and exited with an upper-body injury. News surrounding Paajarvi's injury has been fairly sparse.  The Post-Dispatch reports that Paajarvi's injury is considered to be "significant" and will keep him out of the lineup for at least a […]

Alexander Steen is tied for most goals in the NHL

Thanks to two goals against the Nashville Predators on Saturday night, Alexander Steen is now tied for the most goals scored in the NHL. His mark of 10 goals matches Washington's Alexander Ovechkin. It's worth noting that Steen has scored 10 times in just nine games while it has taken Ovechkin 11 games to reach […]


Video: Chris Stewart fights Zack Kassian

Chris Stewart might be struggling offensively, but he still knows how to throw a punch. During the 3-2 OT loss to Vancouver, Stewart engaged with Zack Kassian in a fight which had one very clear winner. Though both fighters missed with the majority of their punches, Stewart landed several and made fans temporarily forget just how […]