Found September 11, 2013 on Pro Sports Daily:
St. Louis Blues President of Hockey Operations and General Manager Doug Armstrong announced today that defenseman Alex Pietrangelo will not be on the Blues’ roster to start the 2013 Training Camp. “Talks between the Blues and Alex’s camp have broken off for now and Alex will not be reporting for our camp today” said Armstrong. Armstrong will address the media today at 11 a.m. at the Mills practice facility. After that availability the Blues will have no comment on the negotiations until an agreement is reached.

Talks between Blues, Alex Pietrangelo have broken off

ST. LOUIS -- Don't expect to find Alex Pietrangelo among St. Louis Blues players reporting for training camp today. He won't be there. The Blues announced today that talks between the Blues and Pietrangelo have broken off and their defenseman will not be on the Blues' roster to start training camp. Players are expected to report today for the opening of camp at noon...

Blues open camp without Pietrangelo

The St. Louis Blues opened training camp without restricted free-agent defenseman Alex Pietrangelo, who is waiting for a new contract. Blues general manager Doug Armstrong said Wednesday that discussions between the team and Pietrangelo's agent have reached an impasse ''for now.'' The 23-year-old Pietrangelo, the No. 4 pick in the 2008 draft, has been part of...

Contract talks with Alex Pietrangelo stall, defenseman will miss start of training camp

Alex Pietrangelo will not be reporting to training camp when it starts on Thursday, September 12th. The Blues officially announced that the defenseman will miss the start of training camp as contract negotiations between him and the team have broken off.  Is it time to start worrying?  Here's the exact quote from GM Doug Armstrong: Talks between the Blues...

Blues' Alex Pietrangelo officially a holdout

It’s not the start to the 2013-14 season Blues’ fans wanted but it’s now reality. Alex Pietrangelo was not among the players who reported to training camp Wednesday officially making the restricted free-agent defenseman a holdout and he will not be on the ice today for the first practice. Blues general manager Doug Armstrong was aware that Pietrangelo would be a no-show after...

New Blue Derek Roy will spend training camp studying his teammates

ST. LOUIS -- Derek Roy is already busy. As soon as his skates hit the ice for a series of voluntary practices that recently wrapped up, the St. Louis Blues center was watching, learning. The process will continue as training camp starts this week. Roy is at his best when he complements everyone around him. To do that on a new team, he must get an idea of what everyone around him...

Contract Talks Between Blues And Pietrangelo Have Broken Off

ST. LOUIS – St. Louis Blues President of Hockey Operations and General Manager Doug Armstrong announced today that defenseman Alex Pietrangelo will not be on the Blues’ roster to start the 2013 Training Camp. “Talks between the Blues and Alex’s camp have broken off for now and Alex will not be reporting for our camp today,” said Armstrong.

Blues will move forward without Pietrangelo, if necessary

ST. LOUIS -- If they could have their way, this would have been over by now. The ink would be dry. Handshakes would have been made. Alex Pietrangelo would be back. Sometimes it just doesn't work that way. "That's the business side, where those guys have to figure that out," Blues captain David Backes said Thursday. "The sooner they can figure that out, and...

The Hockey Guys Weekly Podcast: Episode 12

The twelfth episode of The Hockey Guys Podcast is brimming with content as CoHosts James (@J_Habs) & Hunter (@HunterCrowther) speak with The Hockey Guys’ St. Louis Blues correspondent Randall Ritchey (@THG_Ritchey). Randall explains what the Brett Hull signing means for the Blues and how it will impact future management decisions. To add to the list of St. Louis Blues news...

Brett Hull Returns To Blues As Executive Vice President

By Randall Ritchey (THG_Ritchey) Brett Hull Returns To St. Louis – Image courtesy of Getty Images   When Brett Hull signed a three year contract with the Dallas Stars, 15 years ago, many hearts in St. Louis were broken. He was the face of the franchise and after many feuds with Mike Keenan, former head coach and general manager of the organization, Hull opted to leave his home...

St. Louis Blues: Previewing training camp with Norm Sanders of

The St. Louis Blues officially began training camp on Thursday afternoon, taking the ice at the Scottrade Center for the first practice of the 2013-14 season. Head coach Ken Hitchcock is entering his third season with the Blues, but it is his first season on the bench with the benefit of having a full training camp to prep his team to play his grueling, hard-nosed style of hockey...
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