Category: St. Louis Blues

Blues looking for quick turnaround and have tools to get it done

By Jim den Hollander   Editor/Publisher  This is the fifth and final off-season story giving a quick look at the past season and an early look at the season ahead for the five Midwest-based NHL teams.  Four seasons removed from hoisting the Stanley Cup for the first time in league history, the St. Louis

Blues meet Hawks heading in opposite directions

By Jim den Hollander   Editor/Publisher  Two Midwest-based NHL teams met up on Wednesday (Nov. 16) possibly heading in opposite directions.  The St. Louis Blues continued its winning streak, capturing a 5-2 win against the host Chicago Blackhawks at the United Center in the Windy City.  After the game, the Hawks remain a point ahead

All five Midwest NHL teams will look different in 2022-23

By Jim den Hollander   Editor/Publisher  In the years this website has been run the five Midwest-based NHL teams have gone through big changes.  The Blackhawks have gone from a rebuilding team to three Stanley Cups and now back to a rebuilding team. The Columbus Blue Jackets had never won a playoff series when

Kadri’s buzzer beater spoils great game for Binnington in round robin opener

The defending Stanley Cup champions suffered a heartbreaking setback in its first game back from the long layoff. The St. Louis Blues trailed just once in its Western Conference round robin opener in Edmonton Sunday, but that was unfortunately a Nazem Kadri goal that crossed the goal line as the game clock ticked from 1/10th