Found November 03, 2011 on
Taylor Chorney was claimed by the Blues when Edmonton waived him
for the purpose of sending him to their American Hockey League
affiliate in Oklahoma City.
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Alex Steen and the St. Louis Blues power play have certainly hadtheir struggles on the young season. But the penalty kill unit hasbeen awful too, ranked 29th in the NHL. The Blues must get betteron special teams. - Photo courtesy of Getty Images
The St. Louis Blues struggled to a 1-2 record on their Western Canada, three game road trip last week and since returning, have had...
First and foremost, Jaroslav Halak has not been good. The exact opposite of what he showed when the Blues raced to a 9-1-2 start last season. When sorting the goalies on the stats page at NHL.com by save percentage, you have to go the third page to find his .843 (63rd out 64 goalies ranked). Sort by goals-against average and his 3.58 ranks 57th of 64. There have been some softies...
It's been a long wait between faceoffs for Blues defenseman
Taylor Chorney, but it might come to an end soon.
from Jeff Gordon of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, The Note sits in 13th place after earning just 10 points in their first 11 games.
Like other struggling teams, the Blues are trying to determine which problems are temporary and which are permanent concerns. As former Blues general manager Ron Caron might say, “It’s early, but it’s late.”
Some thoughts on the issue at hand...
The Blues caught a break, or dodged one, with some good news on
Tuesday. Turns out defenseman Kent Huskins does not have a broken
bone in his ankle.
Jaroslav Halak and Brian Elliott have more in common than the logos on their jerseys. The St. Louis Blues goaltenders are both fighting for the starter's role while trying to avoid being cast aside as in years past.
Free NHL Betting Odds & Picks on the Vancouver Canucks vs. St. Louis Blues Friday matchup. The Canucks are -105 road favorites. The over/under is set at 5.5. Vancouver will turn to Roberto Luongo tonight, the Blues rode some Brian Elliot in the first meeting a 3-0 Blues win. Its NHL predictions time.