What tough decisions loom large today for Doug Armstrong? The trade deadline - or Hockey Christmas, as some fans call it - is stressful. It’s tough on the players, it’s tough on fans, and it’s even more difficult for most general managers.
Jake Walman scored his first NHL goal in the Blues’ epic win on April 7, but there’s more to him than meets the eyes. The St. Louis Blues’ Jake Walman is the new kid on the block, having just scored his first NHL goal on April 7 versus the Vegas Golden Knights at the Enterprise Center.
A few days ago, it looked as if St. Louis was leaning towards selling but things may have changed. The Blues sit one point out of the final playoff spot in the West Division and are coming off a 9-1 thrashing of Minnesota on Friday night.
Coming off a very solid win against the Vegas Golden Knights, the St. Louis Blues were ready to prove that effort was no fluke. The Minnesota Wild were merely obstacles in the way of the Blues exorcising just about all of their recent demons.
Let's be honest here, and the thoughts of what has happened the past two games for the Blues is a solid place to start, yet something that can't be the do-all-, end-all now that they've established some footing.
The St. Louis Blues have agreed to an extension with goaltender Jordan Binnington, signing him to a six-year deal worth a total of $36 million. The netminderwas set to become an unrestricted free agent at the end of the season and there was plenty of talk the two sides were close to a deal, but St.
The Vegas Golden Knights just received an alert on their phones -“Vladimir Tarasenko is back!” As the Blues start to get healthier and add one of their best offensive players back, the race for first in the West just got hotter.