The LA Kings are making yet another late push into the playoffs and they’re looking to build upon that success by stocking up on an asset or two at the trade deadline. One of the areas they’d like to improve is on defense, but they’re hoping to do so without breaking the bank. According to The Globe and Mail, the Kings are interested in a defender they’re pretty familiar...
The St. Louis Blues are hoping to start a new winning streak after coming up just short of keeping one going.
A visit from the struggling Toronto Maple Leafs could help them do just that.
St. Louis looks to avoid back-to-back home losses for the first time this season when it faces Toronto, which tries to avoid a winless four-game road trip Saturday night.
The Blues (27-13-4) are...
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January 16, 2015
Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Roman Polak while be out "a while" after suffering a lower-body injury Saturday night, according to head coach Randy Carlyle. #457114916 / gettyimages.com The 28-year-old blue liner appeared to injure his left ankle as he tried a hit on Tomas Tatar midway through the second period of Saturday's win over the Detroit Red Wings. As he delivered...
The Blues have made a change at defense. The club has traded Roman Polak to Toronto in exchange for Carl Gunnarsson and a draft pick. The move comes as the Blues believed they needed a left-handed defenseman to play with Kevin Shattenkirk. Though the move involves a player Blues fans feel strongly about, it was a solid trade which appears to favor the Note.
It’s time to close...
ST. LOUIS -- The Blues were busy at the NHL Draft on Saturday in Philadelphia, picking nine players in the final six rounds and trading a fan favorite to Toronto for a top-four defenseman.
"There's a lot of work to be done, there's a lot of development," Bill Armstrong, the Blues' director of amateur scouting, told StLouisBlues.com. "None of the kids that we drafted are close to...
Even though the 2013-14 season is over for the Blues, the bad injury news just keeps on coming. Roman Polak injured his shoulder while competing for the Czech Republic in the World Championships and will miss the remainder of the tournament.
#stlblues D Roman Polak, who played less than 10 min Friday, sustained a shoulder injury for Czech Republic & is out for rest of tournament...
Here’s a great picture from what was an extremely disappointing game by the Blues and the Avalanche. As numerous players brawled, one official was left trying to drag Roman Polak away from Brad Malone. Polak’s head disappeared and as the official yelled for help, it led to this hilarious photo.
(H/T Reddit Hockey)
The St. Louis Blues have activated defenseman Roman Polak from the injured list and placed forward Maxim Lapierre on the list with a lower-body injury.
The Blues also recalled forward Dmitrij Jaskin from Chicago of the AHL in time for Tuesday night's game against Phoenix.
Polak missed 10 games with a lower-body injury. In 34 games, he has three goals, four assists and 24 penalty...
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January 14, 2014
ST. LOUIS -- The St. Louis Blues made three roster moves Tuesday in advance of their game against the visiting Phoenix Coyotes.
The Blues activated defenseman Roman Polak from injured reserve, placed center Maxim Lapierre on injured reserve and recalled forward Dmitrij Jaskin.
Polak had missed the past 10 games with an ankle injury and Blues coach Ken Hitchcock said following Monday...