Nail Yakupov Traded to St. Louis Blues

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The Edmonton Oilers continue to make moves, trading Nail Yakupov to the St. Louis Blues. The deal comes after a summer where the Oilers moved Taylor Hall to the New Jersey Devils for defenceman Adam Larsson.  The Blues announced that they have sent prospect Zach Pochiro and a conditional pick to the Oilers in exchange […] READ MORE


St. Louis Blues Should Not Give Up Shattenkirk for Drouin

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Kevin Shattenkirk and the St. Louis Blues are having rough times. They recently ended a five-game losing streak after having just escaped Staples Center with a 2-1 shootout win on Saturday night. The team is barely clinging onto their third-place spot in the Central Division, and now, there are reports that Shattenkirk is on the trade block. […] READ MORE


NHL’s 30 in 30: St. Louis Blues

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For the month of June, Last Word On Sports will be covering each team in our 30 in 30 series. Once a day, we take a look at an NHL team’s past season, what their off-season looks like, and what they could hope to achieve before the start of their 2015-16 season. Everybody wants to […] READ MORE


Last Word On NHL Awards: James Norris Memorial Trophy

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Last Word On Sports is doing our annual awards nominations and predictions. We’ll be giving you our nominations and predictions for the Selke Trophy, Vezina Trophy, Calder Trophy, Norris Trophy, Jack Adams Trophy, and the Hart Trophy. Introduced in 1954, the James Norris Memorial Trophy was awarded to the league’s top defenseman. Red Kelly of […] READ MORE


It’s Time For the St. Louis Blues to Take the Next Step

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The St. Louis Blues have been one of the best regular season teams in the past few years. Coached by Ken Hitchcock, the Blues are a defensively strong team but in the playoffs a lack of scoring at key times has been a weakness. They have suffered early exits at the hands of recent Stanley […] READ MORE




Steen's Hard Work Paying Off

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The premier goal scorers of the NHL once again lead the league as they’ve done familiarly in the past. Steven Stamkos is having a terrific start to the season with 11 goals, and reigning Rocket Richard winner Alex Ovechkin is right behind him with 10. But, who is above both of them? Is it Sidney […] READ MORE