Remember all of those fans (and even some writers) that were suggesting and even insisting that the Blues trade Brian Elliott? They're all pretty quiet right now, aren't they?
Elliott posted his third consecutive shutout with a 2-0 victory over the Minnesota Wild. As the Blues picked up their sixth consecutive victory, Elliott collected his fifth consecutive "W" since returning from a conditioning stint in Peoria.
The shortened 2013 season really is an odd one, isn't it?
Elliott started the season strong, posting a 3-1-0 record with a 2.25 GAA in the month of January. Unfortunately, the good times didn't last long as he followed up a strong first month of the year with two extremely poor ones. After just 11 appearances in 2013, numerous fans were ready to run Elliott out of town, seemingly willing to forget what Elliott accomplished for the Blues just one year ago.
The notion to trade Elliott was ridiculous in the first place. Yes, Jake Allen played well when c...