Originally written on Frozen Notes  |  Last updated 4/3/13

DENVER - NOVEMBER 15: Goalie Jaroslav Halak of the St. Louis Blues looks on as he faces the Colorado Avalanche at the Pepsi Center on November 15, 2010 in Denver, Colorado. The Avalanche defeated the Blues 6-3. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
According to a report made to ESPN, Jaroslav Halak is expected to miss approximately three weeks with a lower-body injury. Halak suffered the injury with about a minute left in the first period against the Minnesota Wild when he stretched his legs out to make a save.  Barring a trade before today's deadline, the Blues will be forced to roll with Brian Elliott and Jake Allen in net for effectively the remainder of the 2013 regular season.  Halak just can't catch a break. He suffered an injury in the playoffs against Los Angeles. He missed time earlier this year with a strained groin. Now, he's back on the shelf with a "lower-body" injury (possibly his groin again). Is Halak a victim of bad luck or should we slide him into the susceptible to injury column? It's a bit too early to tell, but it's pretty worrisome that he has gone down with three injuries in recent memory.  Jake Allen is back with the NHL club after being sent down just a few days ago. He now comes in to ei...
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