ST. LOUIS – St. Louis Blues Executive Vice President and General Manager Doug Armstrong announced today Blues forward David Perron will return to the lineup when the Blues host the Chicago Blackhawks Saturday, Dec. 3 at 7 p.m. CT at Scottrade Center. Including tonight’s game in Colorado, Perron will have missed the last 97 games after suffering a concussion on Nov. 4, 2010 against San Jose.
Prior to his injury, Perron had recorded seven points (five goals, two assists) in 10 games in 2010-11. Overall, he has accumulated 131 points (53 goals, 78 assists) in 235 games with the Blues since being drafted by St. Louis in the first round, 26th overall, of the 2007 NHL Entry Draft.
Currently, the Blues are 14-8-2 and sit fifth in the Western Conference.