A recent article from the St. Louis Post-Dispatch highlights the discussion that fans have been partaking in ever since the Blues were booted from the playoffs by the LA Kings. Specifically, the discussion over a list of key free agents which includes Alex Pietrangelo, Kevin Shattenkirk, Chris Stewart and Patrik Berglund.
The report indicates that while the Blues are not expecting...
What should the Blues do with Chris Stewart and Patrik Berglund? I recently touched on this topic when I outlined all of the restricted and unrestricted free agents the Blues have to address prior to the 2013-14 season, but I was curious what fans thought about the situation.
There's really no easy way to answer this question as there's a number of ways you could approach...
In the St. Louis Blues' 4-2 loss to the Los Angeles Kings on Thursday night, head coach Ken Hitchcock made an interesting lineup move after the second period. Hitchcock moved second line center Patrik Berglund down to the fourth line to play left wing.
It was a move that should remain permanent until Berglund's play picks up and his activity drastically improves.
Vladimir Sobotka recorded his first career hat trick and Patrik Berglund scored 72 seconds into overtime to lift the St. Louis Blues past the San Jose Sharks 4-3 on Saturday.
Berglund's team-leading 12th goal of the season came after the Blues rallied from two goals down in the third period. Sobotka, who is riding the best streak of his career, had both scores to tie it before...
Via AP on Fox
March 09, 2013
Patrik Berglund scored twice in a span of 2:22 and the St. Louis Blues beat the Phoenix Coyotes 6-3 on Thursday night.
Chris Stewart got a goal and two assists, David Perron added four assists, and Scott Nichol, Vladimir Sobotka and Alex Pietrangelo also scored as the Blues won after two straight losses.
David Moss scored a short-handed goal, Keith Yandle had a power-play goal...
Via AP on Fox
March 08, 2013
While the NHL continues to argue over a new labor contract, St. Louis Blues players continue to play overseas and find success.
A couple of weeks ago, Blues fans held their breath, hoping Russian rookie sensation Vladimir Tarasenko would be just fine after suffering a concussion in a KHL game.
Tarasenko has since returned to the lineup for his SKA St. Petersburg team, assisting...
No one has ever said that Google Translate is perfect. In fact, it usually churns out some of the best butcheries of two different languages at once. Needless to say that wit the NHL lockout underway, players are heading overseas and people are trying to read press releases on foreign websites. It's nothing less than amazing. Patrik Berglund will be playing with VIK Västerås...
Welcome to Julylights, a month long series taking the top plays of the '11-'12 season and giving them to you one a day, every day of the month of July.The St. Louis Blues play a defense first, tight checking style of hockey. They had the top goalie tandem in the league last seasaon which would tear down their opponents mentally, and they would hit just about everything...
A month ago, Patrik Berglund might not have been in the game
mentally enough in the third period to score a game-tying goal, as
he did in Thursday's eventual 4-3 shootout win over New Jersey.
The fist-pump from Patrik Berglund after scoring the first goal
in the Blues' game against the Rangers Thursday night told the