Found August 22, 2013 on
Ready for a Stanley Cup prediction? Of course you are. It's August and there's not much to talk about. The Hockey News has made their predictions for the 2013-14 season and they've selected the St. Louis Blues as their next Stanley Cup champion.
This is dreadful news if you're a firm believer in jinxes. If you're not, this is the type of story where you may say "That's interesting" before carrying on with your day.
This isn't the first time I've talked about the fact plenty of sources are rallying around the Blues before the season begins. Vegas already gave the Blues the fourth highest odds to hoist the Cup and other members of the media have picked the Blues as at least a Stanley Cup participant. Now The Hockey News has the Blues as their Cup champ.
As always, I'd recommend steering clear of reading too far into any preseason predictions. Remember when one certain writer ranked the Edmonton Oilers third overall before 2...
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Alex Pietrangelo will be joining a hockey team this weekend but it won't be the Blues.
The defenseman is scheduled to be one of 47 NHL players traveling to Calgary for Team Canada's Olympic orientation camp which runs Sunday through Wednesday.
Meanwhile there is no update regarding contract negotiations between the Blues and Pietrangelo. After completing his three-year...
Get excited. Single game tickets for the 2013-14 St. Louis Blues season go on sale Saturday, August 24th at 10:00am. Beginning at 10, you'll be able to buy tickets to almost every game on the schedule at the Scottrade Center box office, any Ticketmaster location or on Ticketmaster.com.
Though single game tickets go on sale this weekend, you won't be able to buy seats...
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The lockout that claimed a large chunk of the 2012-13 NHL season also stole the Traverse City Prospect Tournament from puckheads. Fortunately, the eight team competition that signals the end of summer and the return of hockey makes a comeback and the St. Louis Blues will once again take part.
Their roster and schedule were released Wednesday...