PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 24:  Ryan Reaves #75 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)

Ryan Reaves needs to snap out of this slump

Last season, Ryan Reaves proved to be the perfect combination of muscle and skill. Always willing to drop his gloves, Reaves demonstrated that he could produce offensively with six goals and six assists in 81 games. His 12 points were a career high and his shifts often featured some big checks while disrupting the opposition […]


GIF: Ryan Reaves takes a big hit, pulls out his tooth on the bench

On the night Major League Baseball started a new season, Ryan Reaves provided another reminder why hockey players are considered the toughest in sports. After taking a huge hit, Reaves skated off the bench. While on the bench, he performed an act seen too often in hockey – he pulled out his tooth. First, the […]

ANAHEIM, CA - JANUARY 02:  Ryan Reaves #75 of the St. Louis Blues fights Clayton Stoner #3 of the Anaheim Ducks to the ice during the first period at Honda Center on January 2, 2015 in Anaheim, California.  (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Ryan Reaves named best Middleweight fighter by THN

The Hockey News ranked NHL fighters by their weight class and the results were pretty interesting. Ryan Reaves was classified in the Middleweight class which is composed of players who are between 211 and 224 pounds. Reaves, who is officially listed at 224 pounds, earned the top ranking in the Middleweight class. Here’s the breakdown from […]


Ryan Reaves on the third line has been a positive experiment

When the news broke that Ryan Reaves was being promoted from the fourth line to the third line, some fans questioned the intent. If you haven’t been following Reaves’ game closely this season, you may have missed the fact he has elevated his game, shed the enforcer label and has transformed into a strong, powerful […]


Fourth line continues to lift the Blues

The St. Louis Blues have been struggling to find their offensive balance. While the STL line continues to roll and score on a nightly basis, the rest of the key players have been mostly silent. I already touched on the fact Paul Stastny has been off to a slow start, but other skaters (T.J. Oshie, […]


Ryan Reaves isn’t happy with his skin tone in EA’s NHL series

Have you ever noticed how Ryan Reaves looks a little bit … off in EA’s NHL line of video games? It turns out that Reaves has noticed too. Previously, Chris Stewart suffered the same fate. Is it really that hard for EA to get skin tone at least kind of accurate? Apparently it is, as […]


Video: Ryan Reaves’ best fights from 2013-14

Ryan Reaves dropped the mitts 10 times over the course of 63 games in 2013-14. If it seems like you didn’t see Reaves fight quite as often as you did in previous years, you’re right. He fought seven times in 43 games in 2012-13 and 13 times in 60 games in 2011-12. Though he focused […]


Notes & Stats: Blues 4, Wild 1

On a night where the Jay Bouwmeester trade stole all the headlines, the Blues won a very big game against the Minnesota Wild by a score of 4-1. Fans cringed near the first intermission when Jaroslav Halak left with an undisclosed injury, but Brian Elliott came in and was solid in relief.  The win snapped the […]