Found August 26, 2013 on
Pro Sports Daily:
Two days after the Blues’ Chris Stewart exchanged wedding vows with his new wife Holley in July the right winger was scheduled to be attendance at his contract arbitration hearing in Toronto.
“I would have been there but I might have been wearing my tuxedo with a couple of stains on the white dress shirt” Stewart joked.
Thus for multiple reasons his honeymoon most notably the restricted free agent said that he was thankful to avoid arbitration at the last moment signing a two-year $8.3 million contract extension.
The Blues now want Stewart to trade in his tux and get his Blues’ jersey dirty on a regular basis. While he led the lineup with 18 goals and 36 points last season there were too many peaks and valleys and that’s why it took until the sides were on the doorstep of their hearing before they could reach an agreement.
In a nine-game stretch in the middle of the regular season Stewart netted eight of his 18 goals and 15 of his 36 points. Then he contributed just three points ...
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