Found April 05, 2014 on Pro Sports Daily:
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Over the last month, T.J. Oshie has become a star. His shootout performance for Team USA in the thrilling victory over Russia in front of a large American television audience turned him into an overnight sensation. Meanwhile, he is earning his newfound status in the NHL, to, with a career year in St. Louis. The public has a growing interest in Oshie, which is why there's quite a bit of interest in his life off the ice as well. Oshie and fiancée Lauren Cosgrove welcomed a baby girl into the world on March 17. As pictures spread on social media of the glowing parents, the public didn't realize that the little girl, Lyla, has had a bit of a tumultuous start and has remained in the hospital. Oshie and Cosgrove were featured on NBC's “Today Show” Friday morning to talk about Lyla's trying first few weeks. The couple's daughter was born with gastroschisis, a condition in which a child is born with the intestines on the outside of the body. Lyla required immediate su...

Oshie celebrating off-ice victories as newborn daughter progresses

ST. LOUIS -- T.J. Oshie has had more than hockey on his mind lately. The St. Louis Blues star forward has been spending much of his time away from the ice with his newborn daughter, Lyla Grace Oshie, at St. Louis Children's Hospital. Lyla was born on St. Patrick's Day with a congenital defect called gastroschisis, a type of hernia where there is a hole in the abdominal wall...

TJ Oshie still missing luggage from the Sochi Olympics

Team USA hockey star and St. Louis Blues winger T.J. Oshie is still without a bag from his Winter Olympics trip. Assistant director of media relations for the St. Louis Blues Dan O’Neill alerted the media on Friday that previously misplaced bags belonging to players David Backes and Alex Pietrangelo had been located and returned. Oshie’s USA bag, however, is still missing in...

Have you seen this Olympic hero's luggage?

ST. LOUIS -- Lest you think annoying things don't happen to Olympic heroes, consider this: T.J. Oshie's lost luggage from his trip to Sochi, Russia, is still missing. It wasn't everything -- just his Team USA bag. But it had memorabilia from a journey in which he dazzled the world with his shootout wizardry and went from relative unknown (outside St. Louis) at the tail...

TJ Oshie Is Still Missing A Bag From The Sochi Olympics

Originally Alex Pietrangelo, TJ Oshie and David Backes were all missing a bag from the Olympics, but FedEx managed to find Pietrangelo and Backes’ gear. But after allowing FedEx to continually search, they still can’t find anything. From Assistant director of media relations for the St. Louis Blues Dan O’Neill: “After about 20 days of allowing FedEx to do an internal search...

Blues' recent struggles frustrating, but 'nothing not fixable'

ST. LOUIS -- The Blues wanted to make a statement in this five-game homestand. But you know what they say about the best laid plans. Technically speaking, St. Louis went 3-2 during this stretch and earned six points with wins against Minnesota, Philadelphia and Buffalo (amid losses to Dallas and Colorado). But those two losses, including Saturday afternoon's 4-0 debacle against...

Patrick Roy calls David Backes 'gutless' for incident

The St. Louis Blues were dominated by the Colorado Avalanche 4-0 on Saturday afternoon, and their frustration was evident throughout the third period. Blues center David Backes took a perfectly clean hit by Avalanche rookie Nathan MacKinnon and proceeded to go after the 18-year-old forward and bring him down to the ice. It also looked like Backes threw a few jabs after dropping...

Elliot is Blues Secret Weapon

The St. Louis Blues changed their usual formula at the trade deadline this year and traded for a) an elite player that b) was not a defenceman.  Ryan Miller's appearance in the cherished Blue Note was greeted universally by Blues fans as a fabulous development.  That St. Louis needs to sign him yesterday for a long time is obvious.  Lost in the shuffle, however is the great...

Brian Elliott receives plaque for reaching 25 shutouts

.@KidElls1 is being presented with a crystal plaque from the NHL for reaching 25 shutouts. Here's an up-close look. — St. Louis Blues (@StLouisBlues) April 5, 2014

Avs win 50th of the season with victory over Blues

The Avalanche won its 50th game of the season Saturday in crushing the Western Conference-leading St. Louis Blues 4-0 on their home ice. The Blues were plenty frustrated by it, too, and got a pound of flesh at the end when Blues forward David Backes jumped on top of Avs star rookie Nathan MacKinnon and punched him, appearing to hurt MacKinnon. It marked the end of a very chippy...

Blues-Blackhawks Preview

Despite their recent hot streak, a frustrating loss their last time out cost the St. Louis Blues the lead in the Presidents' Trophy race.

This is one of the funniest sports pictures I've seen in a long time

On Saturday night the St. Louis Blues and the Colorado Avalanche were a little bit upset at each other. A good old fashioned line brawl happened late in the game, which created this awesome sports image.Blues defenseman Roman Polak had Avs center Brad Malone pinned to the ice during the brawl. The referee stepped in to help protect Malone and yanked Polak's jersey up over his...

Avalanche-Blues Preview

Although the St. Louis Blues admit they have their sets sight on the Presidents' Trophy, they first need to capture the Central Division title.

David Backes ‘jumps’ Nathan MacKinnon, and Patrick Roy is not amused

Patrick Roy was not happy after his Colorado Avalanche defeated the St. Louis Blues 4-0 on Saturday... Here's the hit in question--and, uh, Roy...Has a point? Continue reading "David Backes ‘jumps’ Nathan MacKinnon, and Patrick Roy is not amused"
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