GIF: Tarasenko makes Jake Gardiner look silly

We’ve seen Vladimir Tarasenko dance his way around players countless times, but it’s not often you see him fake out the same guy three times in a row. While driving towards the Toronto net, Tarasenko shifted the puck around Jake Gardiner three separate times – twice between the legs – and nearly scored an incredible […]

COLUMBUS, OH - JANUARY 23:  Vladimir Tarasenko #91 of the St. Louis Blues speaks during Media Day for the 2015 NHL All-Star Game at Columbus Convention Center on January 23, 2015 in Columbus, Ohio.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Discussing Vladimir Tarasenko’s next contract

Vladimir Tarasenko is having an incredible season. He has tallied 28 goals and 25 assists in 54 games and has routinely been in the league’s top-5 for goals scored. While fans cheer and celebrate Tarasenko’s wicked wrister and unbelievable accuracy, the topic of the youngster’s future is quietly being ignored. Tarasenko’s contract expires at the end of […]


GIF: Deslauriers spears Tarasenko

The Buffalo Sabres were a respectable bunch against the Blues on Tuesday night and the dirty hits numbered almost as high as the Blues’ goal total. One of the worst, the one which drew a five-minute major, was Deslauriers spear on Tarasenko.


Tarasenko’s heroics masking Blues’ troubles on offense

The St. Louis Blues have won six consecutive games and are shooting up through the Central Division despite injuries to key players. Vladimir Tarasenko is the talk of the NHL and keeps scoring big goal after big goal. The goaltending duo of Brian Elliott and Jake Allen is performing better than expected and are eliminating […]


Vladimir Tarasenko named NHL’s 1st Star of the Week

Vladimir Tarasenko has been one of the hottest players in the league and the NHL applauded his efforts by naming his as the first star in their weekly “Three Stars” recap. Last week, Tarasenko scored five times and was a +6. He recorded a hat trick and came close to repeating the feat just a […]


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 […]


Oshie praises Tarasenko

Vladimir Tarasenko has been the MVP of the Blues so far in the first round. Aside from being one of the only Blues to be able to actually fire a shot on frame, Tarasenko has delivered clutch goals on multiple occasions through the first four games. What does T.J. Oshie have to say about the […]


Blues waste incredible effort from Tarasenko, drop Game 4

The Blues looked outstanding for long stretches in Game 4. Vladimir Tarasenko was spectacular, notching two goals in what proved to be a losing effort. With a 3-2 lead and only a handful of minutes left to play in the third, a victory was within reach. Then the Blues committed the #1 mistake you can’t […]


It’s “doubtful” Blues will trade their forwards

Unless you've somehow blocked out Twitter or the many St. Louis Blues sites and message boards the past few weeks, you're likely aware of all of the trade rumors and speculation swirling around both the Blues and the NHL.  Will the Blues make a deal before the deadline on April 3rd? Maybe, but if they […]