2020-21 St. Louis Blues: Causes for Concern

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20 games into the season and the 2019 Stanley Cup Champion St. Louis Blues are struggling. The team currently stands at 10 – 8 – 2 which is good enough for second in the West Division. However, the Kings, Coyotes, Wild and Avalanche all have games in hand on the Blues. Even more alarming are […] READ MORE


How The St. Louis Blues Injuries Are Affecting Them

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It seems like there is new St. Louis Blues injury news every day. In some cases, it’s good news like Vladimir Tarasenko or Tyler Bozak skating with the team. In most cases, however, there is another name being added to the ever-growing injury list. It’s getting hard to keep up with who is out, how […] READ MORE


Unlikely St Louis Blues Playoff Heroes

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Post-season heroes come in all forms from the star player to the unknown fourth-liner. We all know the exploits of the great playoff performers. However, we hardly hear about the unlikely playoff heroes. These unlikely post-season stars can contribute in many ways. Contributions could be for an entire playoff run, a series, a game, or […] READ MORE


St. Louis Blues Defence Was Biggest Problem in Playoffs

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While the St. Louis Blues‘ goaltending certainly was an issue in the playoffs, it was not the biggest issue. The biggest issue by far was how easy it seemed it was for the Vancouver Canucks top scorers like Elias Peterson, Bo Horvat and J.T. Miller to make the St Louis Blues defence look like it belonged in the […] READ MORE



Justin Faulk and the St. Louis Blues Defensive Struggles

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You haven’t been paying attention lately if you aren’t seriously concerned about the St. Louis Blues defence. When the season started, everyone was excited. The Blues brought back almost all of their Stanley Cup champion defencemen except for Joel Edmundson, who they traded to the Carolina Hurricanes for the supposed new and improved model Justin […] READ MORE


St. Louis Blues Place Carl Gunnarsson on Injured Reserve, Niko Mikkola Recalled

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The St. Louis Blues announced that defenceman Carl Gunnarsson was placed on IR with an undisclosed injury. In a corresponding move, Niko Mikkola was recalled from the San Antonio Rampage of the AHL. Carl Gunnarsson has been placed on injured reserve with an upper-body injury. Defenseman Niko Mikkola has been recalled from @sarampage. https://t.co/9QJcXz3jAc #stlblues […] READ MORE


The St. Louis Blues Should Consider Trading Joel Edmundson

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St. Louis Blues defenceman Joel Edmundson was recently awarded a $3.1 million, one-year deal in arbitration, which is the most he has earned in his career so far. He asked for $4.2 million and the Blues offered him $2.3 million, so $3.1 million is almost exactly in the middle, which seems pretty fair if that’s […] READ MORE


Joel Edmundson Re-Signs with St. Louis Blues Following Arbitration

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The St. Louis Blues re-signed defenceman Joel Edmundson after his arbitration hearing awarded him a one-year, $3.1 million deal. The deal is a $100,000 raise from his previous contract. Arbitrator awards Joel Edmundson (STL) $3.1M — Elliotte Friedman (@FriedgeHNIC) August 6, 2019 St. Louis Blues Re-Sign Joel Edmundson This is Edmundson’s second time filing for […] READ MORE


St. Louis Blues Re-Sign Carl Gunnarsson

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The St. Louis Blues have finally come back to reality after their first Stanley Cup win. They have started to tackle their 18 pending free agents, re-signing UFA Carl Gunnarsson to a two-year deal. The contract has a yearly cap hit of $1.75 million, roughly $1.2 million less than his previous deal. #stlblues announce Gunnarsson […] READ MORE