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Down but Not Out

     Finally bouncing back after their six game losing streak the St. Louis Blues were able to conjure up their confidence and beat the Chicago Blackhawks in their first game of the Stanley Cup playoffs, even if it did take over 100 minutes of game play and 6 periods of hockey. Regardless, a wins a win and the ability to keep the intensity level high the entire game is what it...
Via Puckrant.com
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

Mojo workin': Blues' 3 OT win highlights another wild night

Half of the games on Day 2 of the NHL playoffs went to overtime. Ryan Miller and Semyon Varlamov are glad they did because Thursday was about redemption for the Blues' and Avs' respective goalies. Miller allowed three goals in the first period to Chicago before shutting the door the rest of the way. Varlamov allowed four goals through two periods before saying nyet. When...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Alexander Steen, Blues beat Blackhawks in 3rd OT

Alexander Steen scored at 26 seconds of the third overtime to give the St. Louis Blues the 4-3 victory and a 1-0 series lead over the Chicago Blackhawks. Ryan Miller made 39 saves and shut the Blackhawks down after Patrick Kane scored on a breakaway to put Chicago up 3-2 late in the first period. “It stings right now, obviously,” said Kane, per NHL.com. “I think the big...
Via Sports-Glory
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Max Lapierre Rescues Blues With Improbable Save In OT

The Blues and Blackhawks took part in an exhausting three overtime war of attrition in their quarterfinals opener on Thursday night. Both teams had plenty of opportunities to win it over the extra three frames, but the Blackhawks had a golden chance to end it in the first OT but were denied thanks to the game’s best save…and it wasn’t made by a goalie. After being pushed into...
Via Next Impulse Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Blackhawks Drop Game One In 3OT

The Blackhawks started their second straight playoff series with a game that lasted into a third overtime. Unfortunately, the Blues escaped with a 4-3 victory. Both goaltenders were phenomenal after allowing five combined goals in the first period. Ryan Miller … Continue reading →The post Blackhawks Drop Game One In 3OT appeared first on Committed Indians.
Via Committed Indians
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Blackhawks Drop Game One In 3OT

The Blackhawks started their second straight playoff series with a game that lasted into a third overtime. Unfortunately, the Blues escaped with a 4-3 victory. Both goaltenders were phenomenal after allowing five combined goals in the first period. Ryan Miller … Continue reading →The post Blackhawks Drop Game One In 3OT appeared first on Committed Indians.
Via Committed Indians
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Blackhawks Drop Game One In 3OT

The Blackhawks started their second straight playoff series with a game that lasted into a third overtime. Unfortunately, the Blues escaped with a 4-3 victory. Both goaltenders were phenomenal after allowing five combined goals in the first period. Ryan Miller … Continue reading →The post Blackhawks Drop Game One In 3OT appeared first on Committed Indians.
Via Committed Indians
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Blackhawks Drop Game One In 3OT

The Blackhawks started their second straight playoff series with a game that lasted into a third overtime. Unfortunately, the Blues escaped with a 4-3 victory. Both goaltenders were phenomenal after allowing five combined goals in the first period. Ryan Miller … Continue reading →The post Blackhawks Drop Game One In 3OT appeared first on Committed Indians.
Via Committed Indians
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Blackhawks Drop Game One In 3OT

The Blackhawks started their second straight playoff series with a game that lasted into a third overtime. Unfortunately, the Blues escaped with a 4-3 victory. Both goaltenders were phenomenal after allowing five combined goals in the first period. Ryan Miller … Continue reading →The post Blackhawks Drop Game One In 3OT appeared first on Committed Indians.
Via Committed Indians
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Blackhawks Drop Game One In 3OT

The Blackhawks started their second straight playoff series with a game that lasted into a third overtime. Unfortunately, the Blues escaped with a 4-3 victory. Both goaltenders were phenomenal after allowing five combined goals in the first period. Ryan Miller … Continue reading →The post Blackhawks Drop Game One In 3OT appeared first on Committed Indians.
Via Committed Indians
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Blackhawks Drop Game One In 3OT

The Blackhawks started their second straight playoff series with a game that lasted into a third overtime. Unfortunately, the Blues escaped with a 4-3 victory. Both goaltenders were phenomenal after allowing five combined goals in the first period. Ryan Miller … Continue reading →The post Blackhawks Drop Game One In 3OT appeared first on Committed Indians.
Via Committed Indians
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Maxim Lapierre Thinks He’s Ryan Miller, Makes Game-Saving Block in OT

During the first overtime of Thursday night’s Game 1 of the Blackhawks vs. Blues series, Maxim Lapierre saved the game for St. Louis when Ryan Miller was down and out. Lapierre, who got pushed into the crease by Brandon Saad, happened to be in position when Kris Versteeg fired a shot on the Notes’ empty net. Acting like Ryan Miller, he made the save like a warrior. This is playoff...
Via Diehardsport
2 days ago  |  Discuss

GIF: Max Lapierre saves the Blues in OT

Courtesy of SBNation, here’s a GIF of Max Lapierre stopping a shot in OT to keep the Blues alive. Ryan Miller was out of position and as the shot came in, Lapierre slid over and stopped the shot with his body. Maybe the Blues should have started Lapierre in the first period?  
Via Frozen Notes
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Patrick Kane Turns Ryan Miller Into Inanimate Object With Breakaway Goal

Thursday night’s Blues-Blackhawks series-opening game got off to a hot start in St. Louis, featuring five goals in the first twenty minutes. The last strike came off the stick of Patrick Kane on a breakaway with just under two minutes to play in the period. The ‘Hawks star forward used his quick release to make Blues netminder Ryan Miller look like a stone statue as he gave Chicago...
Via Next Impulse Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

No pressure, Ryan Miller -- all you have to be is great

ST. LOUIS -- The man in the mask with the uncertain future is now in the spotlight. This is why Ryan Miller is here. The 33-year-old goaltender was acquired from the Buffalo Sabres in late February to be the missing piece that takes the St. Louis Blues from Stanley Cup contender to champion in a hockey town long frustrated by its inability to capture a Cup. So as the Blues go into...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
3 days ago  |  Discuss

TOO SOON TO KNOW

The Chicago Blackhawks and St. Louis Blues get underway this week, in what is probably the toughest opening series of this year's playoffs. The California romp between the Sharks and Kings is the other heavyweight contender and there's every chance the winners will be mortally wounded for the next series. For this 'Hawks-Blues tilt, let's start with the goaltending...
Via Puckrant.com
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Playoffs approaching, Blues need goalie to step up

The Blues need a strong effort from Ryan Miller to be serious Cup contenders.  
Via FOXSports.com
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Playoffs approaching, Blues need goalie to step up

ST. LOUIS -- Exactly as advertised, Ryan Miller came to the St. Louis Blues and the goals-against number went down. Until the Blues started losing bodies. They're hoping to get everyone on a lengthy injury list back sometime in the first round of the playoffs against the rival Chicago Blackhawks, and help Miller again be the cool, calm save machine they assumed they'd acquired...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Las Vegas Disrespects Champs, Picks St. Louis Blues Over the Chicago Blackhawks

Chicago Blackhawks News - The Stanley Cup odds for 2014 have been officially released by Bovada, and the St. Louis Blues are clearly getting more respect than the defending champions. The Chicago Blackhawks odds of winning the Stanley Cup are worse than St. Louis illustrating that Vegas is picking the Blues to win the opening series. How’s this possible when St. Louis has NEVER...
Via Sports Mockery
5 days ago  |  Discuss

2013-14: Ryan Miller vs. Jaroslav Halak vs. Brian Elliott

The 2013-14 regular season is officially in the books. As the Blues turn their attention on the playoffs, let’s take a quick look back at the season that was. Specifically, let’s see how the three goaltenders for the Blues performed. This was the most criticized and scrutinized area on the roster, so it only makes sense to examine how things really went for the three men in the...
Via Frozen Notes
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Bumbling Blues hope to avoid sixth straight loss in regular-season finale

Poor goaltending has plagued the Blues, with Ryan Miller posting a 4.04 goals-against average and .856 save percentage in four starts during the slide. The Blues also have just five goals in their last five games after previously ranking fourth in the league.
Via FOXSports.com
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Bumbling Blues hope to avoid sixth straight loss in regular-season finale

The St. Louis Blues' worst stretch of the season couldn't have had much worse timing. They'll try to avoid a sixth straight loss for the first time in more than four years in Sunday's regular-season finale when they host the Detroit Red Wings in a matchup of former division rivals. The Blues (52-22-7) held a seven-point advantage over Colorado for the Central lead...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Pressure On Ryan Miller And Relax Boston Fans

Katie Strang just completed an online chat at ESPN... What player has the most pressure on him entering this years playoffs? Katie Strang  I think St. Louis' Ryan Miller will be one player shouldering very lofty expectations. The Blues went all in to acquire their No. 1 netminder in Miller and the long-time Sabre has been struggling between the pipes as of late. He...
Via Kukla's Korner
8 days ago  |  Discuss

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...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Ryan Miller’s big save on Nathan MacKinnon

The Blues were demolished by the Avalanche on Saturday afternoon by a score of 4-0. Things could have been a little bit worse had it not been for Ryan Miller’s incredible save on Nathan MacKinnon. The 18-year-old already notched a goal (a historic one at that) and appeared to have tallied another as he slid the puck under Miller’s left leg. Whether you call it lucky or call...
Via Frozen Notes
14 days ago  |  Discuss

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