Blues oust champion Blackhawks

Apr 26, 2016

Blues oust champion Blackhawks

The St. Louis Blues acquired Troy Brouwer for moments like this, dealing fan favorite T.J. Oshie to Washington for some badly needed veteran presence. The 30-year-old forward showed plenty of poise when his first shot clanked off the post midway through the third period. ...

Commanding Blues take down Blackhawks

Apr 20, 2016

Commanding Blues take down Blackhawks

The lessons were difficult and painful. Three straight years of regular-season success for St. Louis, followed by playoff failure. The Blues learned. They persevered, and they are roaring right now. Vladimir Tarasenko scored on two dazzling wrist shots, Brian Elliott made 39 saves and ...

Shaw strikes late to lift Chicago

Apr 16, 2016

Shaw strikes late to lift Chicago

A coach’s challenge in the nick of time resulted in third-period momentum for the Chicago Blackhawks. The defending Stanley Cup champions made sure it stayed that way. Andrew Shaw stuffed home a rebound on a power play with 4:19 remaining, minutes after Joel Quenneville ...

Ovechkin reaches 50-goal mark in Capitals victory

Apr 10, 2016

Ovechkin reaches 50-goal mark in Capitals victory

It was a milestone evening for the Washington Capitals. And a forgettable finale for the St. Louis Blues. Alex Ovechkin had three goals to reach 50 for the seventh time, Braden Holtby won his 48th game to tie the NHL single-season record and the ...

Mar 10, 2016

Blues to host next Winter Classic

The NHL said Wednesday night before the St. Louis Blues’ game against the Chicago Blackhawks that the teams will play in the Winter Classic at Busch Stadium on Monday, Jan. 2. Blues chairman Tom Stillman says he initially expected the Blues to host a ...

Lundqvist joins elite goaltender fraternity

Feb 26, 2016

Lundqvist joins elite goaltender fraternity

New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist celebrated a milestone night in style. Chris Kreider and Tanner Glass scored and Lundqvist made 35 saves as the New York Rangers beat the St. Louis Blues 2-1 on Thursday night. Lundqvist got his 30th victory of the ...

Sharks respond after cheap shot by Blues

Feb 23, 2016

Sharks respond after cheap shot by Blues

A big hit sidelined San Jose’s Matt Tennyson and fired up the Sharks. Tomas Hertl, Logan Couture and Joe Thornton each scored two goals, powering San Jose to a 6-3 victory over the St. Louis Blues on Monday night. Thornton also had two assists ...

Blues edge Red Wings

Jan 21, 2016

Blues edge Red Wings

Brian Elliott stopped 29 shots in the St. Louis Blues’ latest win, though he didn’t face many great chances. Elliott came within less than 2½ minutes of handing Detroit its first shutout in 69 games, Dmitri Jaskin scored a key third-period goal, and the ...

Blues defeat Penguins

Jan 19, 2016

Blues defeat Penguins

Paul Stastny and the rest of the Blues’ top line turned in a clutch performance Monday night. Stastny had a goal and three assists, and linemates Alexander Steen and Troy Brouwer each added a goal and an assist for St. Louis in a 5-2 ...

Blues bounce back by shutting out Bruins

Dec 23, 2015

Blues bounce back by shutting out Bruins

The St. Louis Blues were still smarting when they got to Boston after blowing a three-goal lead a night earlier. They didn’t want to have to think about that during the extended holiday break. Jake Allen stopped 32 shots for his fifth shutout, Vladimir ...

Crosby, Malkin lift Pens past Blues

Nov 26, 2015

Crosby, Malkin lift Pens past Blues

All is right with the Pittsburgh Penguins and Sidney Crosby. Crosby broke out with two goals and Evgeni Malkin scored 1:03 into overtime to lift the Penguins over the St. Louis Blues 4-3 just hours after a report surfaced that there was a rift ...

Oct 22, 2015

Blues forward Stastny breaks right foot

St. Louis Blues forward Paul Stastny will be sidelined at least five weeks with a broken right foot. The 29-year-old Stastny was injured in the second period of a 4-3 victory in Vancouver on Friday. He has a goal, four assists and a plus-four ...