Jake Allen Must Bide His Time Before Starting for St. Louis Blues

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Jake Allen got plenty of action in goal during his rookie year this season for the St. Louis Blues. As St. Louis goes into their planning for next season, there will be a lot of talk about what to do […]

St. Louis Blues Rookie Report Card: Jake Allen

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When the St. Louis Blues started the 2013 season, the rookie that would end up having the biggest impact for the team wasn’t even on the roster. Sure, the Blues had 2010 first round picks Jaden Schwartz and Vladimir Tarasenko […]

St. Louis Blues Should Go With Brian Elliott in Goal

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The St. Louis Blues lost the last four games of their NHL playoff series to the Los Angeles Kings and were knocked out of the postseason. It was Brian Elliott for all six games of that series in goal, and […]

St. Louis Blues Need to Trade Jaroslav Halak After Rift

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There has been a lot of talk since the St. Louis Blues were eliminated from the NHL Playoffs about the rift between goalie Jaroslav Halak and Coach Ken Hitchcock. Hitchcock said that it was an “everyday occurrence” and I must […]

Another Promising St. Louis Blues Season Ends Too Soon

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After a second consecutive successful regular season, the St. Louis Blues were unable to carry their success into the playoffs, and have once again seen their season end at the hands of the Los Angeles Kings. This year’s loss might […]

St. Louis Blues’ David Backes a Non-Factor in Playoff Series

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It’s not a big secret that the St. Louis Blues were kept in the playoffs against the Los Angeles Kings as long as they were because of the stellar performance of goaltender Brian Elliott, but he could not continue to […]

Los Angeles Kings Must Seize Opportunity To Close Out Series

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After losing the first two games of their series against the St. Louis Blues, the Los Angeles Kings have won three straight games and are on the brink of closing out the series. Given the physical toll this series has […]

Blown Lead Costs St. Louis Blues First Round Series Momentum

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The St. Louis Blues started the 2013 playoffs by taking two straight wins from the defending Stanley Cup champion Los Angeles Kings. Now, as the series heads back to St. Louis, momentum is on the Kings’ side after the Blues […]

Los Angeles Kings: Defense Needs To Continue Strong Play

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Through its first three games, the first-round series between the Los Angeles Kings and St. Louis Blues has been a tight one, with each game decided by a one-goal margin. Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick and Blues goalie Brian Elliott have […]

2013 NHL Playoffs: 5 Most Important Players for the St. Louis Blues

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St. Louis Blues Need To Put Vladimir Tarasenko In Lineup For Game Four

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The St. Louis Blues hold a 2-1 advantage in their first-round series against the Los Angeles Kings, but that is due more to the stellar goaltending of Brian Elliott than to anything the team’s offense has done. The Blues have […]

St. Louis Blues: Brian Elliott Needs More Help From Offense

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The St. Louis Blues are getting spectacular goaltending from Brian Elliott in the postseason, but their lack of offense is threatening to negate the good their netminder is doing. After opening up a 2-0 series lead, the Blues failed to […]