Found December 29, 2011 on Fox Sports Midwest:
ST. LOUIS St. Louis Blues Executive Vice President and General Manager Doug Armstrong announced today the club has placed defenseman Kris Russell on injured reserve. Russell suffered a right groin injury on Dec. 27 at Detroit and will be re-evaluated in three weeks. The Blues will host the Nashville Predators this Friday night at 7 p.m. at Scottrade Center and will travel to Detroit on Saturday to face the Red Wings at 6 p.m. The Blues are currently riding a season high six-game home winning streak and sit fifth in the Western Conference with 46 points

Russell injured; Crombeen returns

Defenseman Kris Russell suffered a lower-body injury in the first period at Detroit.

Blues look to continue home winning streak

Before the St. Louis Blues can look forward to their second trip to Detroit in five days, they must first focus on continuing their dominance at home.The Blues seek their seventh straight victory at the Scottrade Center on Friday night when they look to defeat the Nashville Predators for the first time in three tries this season.St. Louis (21-11-4) will travel back to face Detroit...

Blues' Russell out 3 weeks

The Blues will be without Kris Russell for three weeks after the defenseman was placed on injured reserve Thursday because of a groin strain. He will be replaced in the lineup by Ian Cole, who has bee

Mizzou vs. Oklahoma channel information

Mizzou's men's basketball game vs. Oklahoma on Tuesday, Jan. 3 will be televised on FOX Sports Midwest Plus due to overlap with St. Louis Blues hockey on FOX Sports Midwest. Below are channel numbers for FOX Sports Midwest Plus. In the Kansas City market the Mizzou basketball game will air on Metro Sports. FOX Sports Midwest Plus channel numbers Tuesday, Jan. 3 at 7 p...

Power Play, Shootouts Kill Blues In Loss To Nashville

On a night where St. Louis Blues goalie Jaroslav Halak stopped 34 of the 35 shots he faced, the Blues somehow managed to only find the back of the net once and were blanked by Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne on five shootout attempts in a 2-1 shootout loss to the division rival Predators on Friday night at the Scottrade Center. The goalies for both sides were simply awesome...

Preds grind out shootout win in St. Louis

On December 17th, the Predators edged the St. Louis Blues 2-1 in a shootout victory. Two weeks later, it was the same song and dance. Martin Erat scored the shootout winner in tonight’s 2-1 win over the Blues, while Pekka Rinne, who turned away all five shots he saw in the shootout, carried over his effort from Wednesday and made 35 saves.Matt Halischuk got on the board early...

Predators slip past Blues in SO

ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Martin Erat scored in the fifth round of the shootout to give the Nashville Predators a 2-1 victory over the St. Louis Blues on Friday night. Erat sent a shot high over the glove hand of Jaroslav Halak and Pekka Rinne kept the Blues scoreless on all five attempts to win for the second game in a row in a shootout. Matt Halischuk scored for the Predators. Rinne...

Red Wings-Blues wrap-up and overnight report: taking a step (forward)

For the first 38 minutes of the Red Wings’ “statement-making” win over the St. Louis Blues, it looked like the Wings were playing from an all-too-familiar script. The Wings were pushed around by a bigger, stronger Blues team as they dug a 2-0 deficit for themselves for the third time over the past four games, and as the Wings seemed somewhat intimidated by the Blues’ physicality...

Morning Skate: Game 38 at St. Louis

7:00 PM CT – Predators (19-14-4) @ Blues (21-11-4)Players to watch:NSH- Mike FisherFisher only has two points in the last nine games. The Preds need better two-way play out of him.STL- David PerronPerron has been really effective since returning from his concussion, tallying 11 points in 10 games.Starting goaltenders:NSH- Pekka Rinne (2011-12 stats: 17-10-4, 2.64 GAA)STL- Jaroslav...

Random Athlete Of The Day- Chris Holt

Chris Holt was a less than mediocre starting pitcher for the Houston Astros. Holt at 6-4 205 lbs, was drafted by the Astros in the 3rd round of the 1992 MLB Draft. Holt started off in Low A and went 2-5 with an ERA over 4. In ’93 he was  promoted to A and went 11-10, and had 10 complete games and 3 shutouts with a 2.27 ERA (his best year in the minors). Holt was promoted once...

Red Wings 3, Blues 2: Notes from Tuesday's win

The Blues took a 1-0 lead on Matt D'Agostini's power-play goal at 6:51 after Darren Helm was called for holding the stick. D'Agostini tipped a shot from the blue line by Kevin Shattenkirk for his eighth goal of the season.

Nashville Predators (19-14-4) at St. Louis Blues (21-11-4), 8 p.m. (ET)

The Nashville Predators will try to end their December schedule on a positive note, as they visit the St. Louis Blues for tonight's Central Division clash at Scottrade Center.
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