Call it his second chance to make a first impression.
When Blake Comeau was acquired from the Calgary Flames for a fifth-round pick on the NHL trade deadline day April 3, he didnt make an immediate splash. Actually, he didnt make an immediate anything, as he had to sit in Canada until his immigration paperwork was processed and missed the Blue Jackets game in Nashville the night following the trade.
After he finally did join the team in St. Louis April 5, Comeau played eight-plus minutes in back-to-back losses to the Blues and then at home to the Minnesota Wild. In his third game with the team, the winger from Saskatchewan played just under 11 and a half minutes in the 4-0 win over the Sharks, but that made it three straight games without a point for him in a Blue Jackets jersey. In the next two contests, the win at home against St. Louis and the road victory in Minnesota, Comeau was a scratch.
But Artem Anisimov was hurt by a hit to the head from the Wilds Charlie Coyle in the Blue...