Streaking Blues skate past Rangers in shootout

Nov 4, 2014

Streaking Blues skate past Rangers in shootout

Nothing seems to be bothering the St. Louis Blues these days. Not blown leads, late deficits, or even some overtime. The Blues dealt with several challenges Monday night against the New York Rangers, and escaped Madison Square Garden with a 4-3 shootout victory and ...

Quick makes 43 saves as Kings down Blues

Oct 17, 2014

Quick makes 43 saves as Kings down Blues

Jonathan Quick tied Rogie Vachon’s franchise record with his 32nd career shutout, making 43 saves and stopping all three St. Louis shootout attempts in the Los Angeles Kings’ 1-0 victory over the Blues on Thursday night. Jeff Carter scored the only shootout goal for ...

Nash heroics steer Rangers past Blues

Oct 10, 2014

Nash heroics steer Rangers past Blues

Rick Nash was unaware of his impressive numbers against the Blues before Thursday night’s season opener. The New York Rangers’ left wing had another big game in St. Louis, scoring the tiebreaking goal late in the third period to finish with three points in ...

Blackhawks oust Blues with win

Apr 28, 2014

Blackhawks oust Blues with win

First, it was Jonathan Toews on a power play, and then Patrick Sharp got loose on a breakaway. Andrew Shaw tipped one home, and it was all over. One dazzling stretch for the Chicago Blackhawks put an end to their tight first-round series against ...

Toews shot sinks Blues

Apr 26, 2014

Toews shot sinks Blues

Jonathan Toews caught the St. Louis Blues’ defense napping after the Chicago Blackhawks got a lucky carom. Just like that, the puck was in the net and the defending Stanley Cup champions were in command of the first-round series. “I wasn’t even sure where ...

Steen's goal gives Blues 3OT victory over Blackhawks

Apr 18, 2014

Steen's goal gives Blues 3OT victory over Blackhawks

The St. Louis Blues went the distance, and then some, to get the jump on the defending Stanley Cup champions. Alexander Steen scored at 26 seconds of the third overtime to cap the longest playoff game in franchise history and give the Blues a ...

Capitals keep hopes alive

Apr 9, 2014

Capitals keep hopes alive

Alex Ovechkin took his place in the NHL record book and helped the Washington Capitals keep pace in the playoff race. Ovechkin became the 11th player in NHL history to score 50 or more goals in a season five times and added two assists ...

Blackhawks claim third straight win

Apr 7, 2014

Blackhawks claim third straight win

The Chicago Blackhawks are taking a more direct approach to generating offense without injured star forwards Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane. So far, it’s working. Rookie Jeremy Morin scored and set up Patrick Sharp’s go-ahead goal in the second period, and injury-depleted Chicago held ...

Blues set new franchise wins record

Apr 4, 2014

Blues set new franchise wins record

Brian Elliott was oh so close to another shutout. He settled for another win. Elliott stopped 24 shots, and the St. Louis Blues beat the Buffalo Sabres 2-1 for their franchise-record 52nd victory. “Two points is a lot more valuable than the ‘SO’ on ...

Blues blank Flyers to match franchise record

Apr 2, 2014

Blues blank Flyers to match franchise record

The St. Louis Blues acquired Ryan Miller for moments such as these. Miller stopped 31 shots and kept the net empty in a shootout, too. He was precisely as advertised, a goalie that be a difference-maker when there’s no room for mistakes. “Millsy standing ...

Oshie notches hat trick as Blues wallop Wild

Mar 28, 2014

Oshie notches hat trick as Blues wallop Wild

St. Louis Blues center T.J. Oshie knew exactly what to do with the puck that completed his first three-goal game in the NHL. That souvenir now belongs to his 10-day old daughter, Lyla Grace, who was born on March 17. “It’s definitely going to ...