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Blues center David Backes scored a goal versus the Hurricanes on Friday. | 01/30/2015 9:50 PM
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Blues center David Backes scored a goal versus the Hurricanes on Friday.
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Impact
Backes gave St. Louis a, 2-0, lead just over three minutes into the game, but the Blues didn't score again. Carolina came back to tie it, and St. Louis won in a shootout, 3-2. Backes has 17 goals and 18 assists in 47 games this season.
Blues goalie Jake Allen made 26 saves in the shootout victory over the Hurricanes on Friday. | 01/30/2015 9:47 PM
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Blues goalie Jake Allen made 26 saves in the shootout victory over the Hurricanes on Friday.
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Impact
Allen stopped 26-of-28 shots in regulation and overtime. He improved to 14-5-2 with the victory.
Blues center Jori Lehtera suffered an upper-body injury on Thursday and will not play in Friday's game against Carolina. | 01/30/2015 2:18 PM
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Blues center Jori Lehtera suffered an upper-body injury on Thursday and will not play in Friday's game against Carolina.
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Impact
Lehtera has been solid this season with nine goals and 21 assists along with a +15 rating. Paul Stastny is expected to center the line between Vladimir Tarasenko and Jaden Schwartz.
Blues defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk scored the game-winning shootout goal versus the Predators on Thursday. | 01/29/2015 11:05 PM
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Blues defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk scored the game-winning shootout goal versus the Predators on Thursday.
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Impact
That stat won't count towards the fantasy totals, but Shattenkirk did have eight shots on net and an assist in regulation and overtime. The Blues won, 5-4. Shattenkirk has eight goals and 32 assists with a plus-17 rating in 47 games this season.
Blues left wing Jaden Schwartz scored a goal against the Predators on Thursday. | 01/29/2015 11:03 PM
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Blues left wing Jaden Schwartz scored a goal against the Predators on Thursday.
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Impact
Schwartz got the scoring going for St. Louis, who scored four goals in the second period. Nashville tied the game at the end of regulation, but St. Louis won in a shootout, 5-4. Schwartz has 16 goals and 21 assists in 40 games this season.
Blues winger Alexander Steen had two assists in the, 3-1, victory over the Avalanche on Monday. | 01/19/2015 10:47 PM
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Blues winger Alexander Steen had two assists in the, 3-1, victory over the Avalanche on Monday.
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Impact
Steen assisted Jaden Schwartz's power-play goal and T.J. Oshie's even-strength score. Both came in the second period. Steen has 15 goals and 25 assists in 44 games this season.
Blues goalie Brian Elliott made 17 saves in the, 3-1, victory over the Avalanche on Monday. | 01/19/2015 10:44 PM
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Blues goalie Brian Elliott made 17 saves in the, 3-1, victory over the Avalanche on Monday.
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Impact
Elliott stopped 17-of-18 shots in his 13th victory of the season. Elliott is 13-5-2 this season with a GAA below 1.90 and save percentage about .930.
Blues goalie Brian Elliott picked up a shutout Saturday versus Toronto. | 01/17/2015 9:57 PM
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Blues goalie Brian Elliott picked up a shutout Saturday versus Toronto.
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Impact
Elliott turned aside all 27 shots on goal, and improved his record to 12-5-2 on the season. He is the top option for St. Louis.
St. Louis right wing T.J. Oshie scored a goal during Saturday's victory against the Maple Leafs. | 01/17/2015 9:55 PM
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St. Louis right wing T.J. Oshie scored a goal during Saturday's victory against the Maple Leafs.
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Impact
Oshie has gotten it going of late, and now has 12 goals and 27 points, along with a plus-10 rating through 37 games this season.
Blues winger Alexander Steen scored a goal with under a minute to go to tie the game and send it into overtime. | 01/15/2015 10:53 PM
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Blues winger Alexander Steen scored a goal with under a minute to go to tie the game and send it into overtime.
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Impact
Steen scored a beautiful goal on a redirected shot right in front of the net. The Blues, however, lost, 3-2, in overtime. Steen has 14 goals and 22 assists in 42 games this season.
Blues goaltender Martin Brodeur is taking a one-week leave of absence from the St. Louis Blues according to Blues.nhl.com. | 01/14/2015 5:39 PM
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Blues goaltender Martin Brodeur is taking a one-week leave of absence from the St. Louis Blues according to Blues.nhl.com.
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Impact
Brodeur has been up-and-down since joining the Blues. He is 3-3-0 with a 2.87 GAA and .899 save percentage. With Brian Elliott back and Jake Allen as the backup, there is a good chance Brodeur is done in St. Louis.
Blues center David Backes scored a goal and an assist in Tuesday's victory over the Oilers. | 01/13/2015 10:31 PM
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Blues center David Backes scored a goal and an assist in Tuesday's victory over the Oilers.
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Impact
Backes scored in the first period and then added an assist in the third period. Backes has 15 goals and 14 assists in 42 games this season.
Blues goalie Jake Allen picked up a much needed victory, but he still didn't play very well. | 01/13/2015 10:29 PM
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Blues goalie Jake Allen picked up a much needed victory, but he still didn't play very well.
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Impact
Allen hasn't had much playing time lately, but he earned the start Tuesday after he came on in relief for Brian Elliott on Saturday and led St. Louis to a comeback victory. Allen didn't allow a goal until the third period, but he only faced 15 shots in the game, so the save percentage was again below .900.
Blues right winger Vladimir Tarasenko continued his incredible season, picking up two more points on Tuesday versus the Oilers. | 01/13/2015 10:26 PM
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Blues right winger Vladimir Tarasenko continued his incredible season, picking up two more points on Tuesday versus the Oilers.
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Impact
Tarasenko scored in the first period to get the scoring started and then assisted Jaden Schwartz's goal in the second period as the Blues jumped out, 3-0. It got a little interesting at the end, but St. Louis won, 4-2. Tarasenko has 24 goals and 22 assists in 43 games this season.
Blues right winger Vladimir Tarasenko scored the game-tying goal late in the third period of Saturday's victory. | 01/10/2015 10:57 PM
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Blues right winger Vladimir Tarasenko scored the game-tying goal late in the third period of Saturday's victory.
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Impact
Tarasenko led the team with eight shots on goal. He has 23 goals and 21 assists with a plus-23 rating in 42 games this season.
Blues goalie Jake Allen relieved starter Brian Elliott and stopped 19-of-20 shots to lead St. Louis back over Carolina on Saturday. | 01/10/2015 10:54 PM
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Blues goalie Jake Allen relieved starter Brian Elliott and stopped 19-of-20 shots to lead St. Louis back over Carolina on Saturday.
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Impact
The Blues won in a shootout, 5-4. Elliott left the game after allowing three goals in the first 13 minutes. Allen posted a .950 save percentage the rest of the game. Unfortunately, it seems unlikely many owners started Allen on Saturday since he didn't start and has been struggling. Perhaps this gets him going again.
Blues left wing Jaden Schwartz has two goals and four assists for six points in the past three games. | 01/09/2015 2:22 PM
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Blues left wing Jaden Schwartz has two goals and four assists for six points in the past three games.
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Impact
Schwartz is approaching a point-a-game status, a significant increase over last season's 56 points in 80 games. He's a must start while he's on this roll.
Blues backup goalie Jake Allen has watched the last six games as Brian Elliott has gotten all the work for St. Louis. | 01/09/2015 10:29 AM
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Blues backup goalie Jake Allen has watched the last six games as Brian Elliott has gotten all the work for St. Louis.
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Impact
Allen hasn't played since a second straight loss on Dec. 27 and doesn't figure to see much work as long as Elliott, the league-leader in GAA at 1.81, can stay healthy.
Blues backup goalie Jake Allen has watched the last six games as Brian Elliott has gotten all the work for St. Louis. | 01/09/2015 10:29 AM
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Blues backup goalie Jake Allen has watched the last six games as Brian Elliott has gotten all the work for St. Louis.
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Impact
Allen hasn't played since a second straight loss on Dec. 27 and doesn't figure to see much work as long as Elliott, the league-leader in GAA at 1.81, can stay healthy.
Blues goalie Brian Elliott has racked up three consecutive wins and given up just four goals over that span. | 01/09/2015 10:25 AM
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Blues goalie Brian Elliott has racked up three consecutive wins and given up just four goals over that span.
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Impact
Elliott has come back strong after missing 14 games due to a knee injury. He is now 11-5-1 with a .933 save percentage and a league-leading 1.81 GAA.
Blues center Paul Stastny registered two points on Thursday night. | 01/08/2015 10:41 PM
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Blues center Paul Stastny registered two points on Thursday night.
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Impact
Stastny had a goal and an assist, along with four shots and a plus-one rating. He now has nine goals and 23 points through 33 games this season.
Blues winger Alexander Steen had a goal and an assist during Thursday's loss to the Sharks. | 01/08/2015 10:40 PM
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Blues winger Alexander Steen had a goal and an assist during Thursday's loss to the Sharks.
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Impact
He also had three shots on goal. Steen has played well this season, and now has 11 goals and 33 points through 39 games.
Blues goalie Brian Elliott recorded his second shutout of the season as St. Louis beat Arizona, 6-0. | 01/07/2015 9:42 AM
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Blues goalie Brian Elliott recorded his second shutout of the season as St. Louis beat Arizona, 6-0.
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Impact
Elliott made 23 saves. He is now 10-5-1 with a .933 save percentage. Elliott leads the league with a 1.80 GAA.
Blues center David Backes scored a hat trick in the, 6-0, thrashing of the Coyotes on Tuesday. | 01/07/2015 9:40 AM
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Blues center David Backes scored a hat trick in the, 6-0, thrashing of the Coyotes on Tuesday.
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Impact
Actually, Backes scored four goals, two on the power play and two on even strength. Backes now has 13 goals and 10 assists in 39 games this season.
Blues defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk amassed an incredible 11 shots on net Friday against the Ducks. | 01/03/2015 9:38 AM
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Blues defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk amassed an incredible 11 shots on net Friday against the Ducks.
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Impact
Shattenkirk was everywhere on the ice, scoring a goal and an assist. He has nine goals and 16 assists in 36 games this season.
Blues goalie Brian Elliott returned to game action for the first time in over a month and played pretty well. | 12/31/2014 1:56 PM
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Blues goalie Brian Elliott returned to game action for the first time in over a month and played pretty well.
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Impact
Elliot allowed three goals but that wasn't bad considering he was peppered for 47 shots. His .936 save percentage for a single game was his best number since the last time he started against Nashville on Nov. 8. It will be interesting to see what happens in net for St. Louis with Jake Allen, Martin Brodeur and Elliott as options. For the time being, the Blues will carry three goalies.
Blues right winger Vladimir Tarasenko continued his hot season with another goal on Monday. | 12/29/2014 10:33 PM
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Blues right winger Vladimir Tarasenko continued his hot season with another goal on Monday.
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Impact
Tarasenko made the game, 3-0, St. Louis late in the third period. He has 22 goals and 17 assists with a plus-19 rating in 36 games this season. Tarasenko is one of the biggest fantasy surprises through nearly the first half.
Blues goaltender Martin Brodeur recorded a shutout on Monday. | 12/29/2014 10:31 PM
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Blues goaltender Martin Brodeur recorded a shutout on Monday.
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Impact
With starter Jake Allen struggling, this should only increase the controversy in net for St. Louis. In his last 88 minutes, Brodeur has not allowed a single goal. If owners need help at goalie, Brodeur is worth the gamble.
Blues goalie Brian Elliott (lower-body injury) made it through a full practice Sunday and could return soon, though Martin Brodeur is scheduled to start Monday. | 12/29/2014 4:27 PM
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Blues goalie Brian Elliott (lower-body injury) made it through a full practice Sunday and could return soon, though Martin Brodeur is scheduled to start Monday.
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Impact
Elliott's return would leave the Blues with a glut of good goaltending. Elliott is 8-4-2 with a 1.82 GAA, .931 SV%, Jake Allen is 11-5-2 with a 2.76 GAA, .899 SV%, and future Hall of Fame goalie Brodeur.
Blues goalie Jake Allen's up-and-down season continued Saturday. | 12/27/2014 11:01 PM
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Blues goalie Jake Allen's up-and-down season continued Saturday.
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Impact
Allen is currently on the down swing of the roller coaster ride this season has been so far. Allen allowed four goals on 24 shots against the Stars, and his offense couldn't bail him out this time, as St. Louis lost, 4-3. Allen has posted a .879 save percentage this month after having a .909 save percentage in November and a .944 save percentage in October.
Blues goalie Jake Allen took the loss in overtime Saturday versus San Jose. | 12/21/2014 10:43 AM
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Blues goalie Jake Allen took the loss in overtime Saturday versus San Jose.
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Impact
He made 27 saves on 30 shots, and is now 11-3-2 with a 2.49 GAA and .907 save percentage. Allen should continue to hold down the top goaltending spot in St. Louis at least until Brian Elliott returns.
St. Louis center Patrik Berglund scored a goal during Saturday's overtime loss to the Sharks. | 12/21/2014 10:40 AM
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St. Louis center Patrik Berglund scored a goal during Saturday's overtime loss to the Sharks.
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Impact
He also had two shots on goal and plus-one rating on the night. Berglund now has four goals and 11 points through 32 games. He is not a relevant option.
Blues right winger Vladimir Tarasenko recorded a hat trick on Tuesday. | 12/16/2014 10:45 PM
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Blues right winger Vladimir Tarasenko recorded a hat trick on Tuesday.
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Impact
Tarasenko scored three different way with the first goal coming on even strength in the middle of the first period, the second on the power play in the middle of the second and an empty-netter late in the third. Tarasenko has 20 goals and 15 assists with a plus-17 rating in 31 games this season.
Blues goalie Jake Allen continued his hot streak with another victory on Tuesday. | 12/16/2014 10:41 PM
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Blues goalie Jake Allen continued his hot streak with another victory on Tuesday.
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Impact
Since getting pulled for Martin Brodeur on Dec. 6, Allen has won his last three starts. He stopped 21-of-23 shots against the Kings on Tuesday. Allen is 11-3-1 this season.
Blues goalie Jake Allen had his best game of the month on Saturday. | 12/14/2014 10:35 AM
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Blues goalie Jake Allen had his best game of the month on Saturday.
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Impact
Allen has struggled since Brian Elliott went down with an injury and Martin Brodeur joined the team, so it was nice for him to play well in a victory. Allen made 23 saves on 25 shots as the Blues won, 3-2, in overtime.
Blues defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk had a goal and an assist on Saturday against the Avalanche. | 12/14/2014 10:30 AM
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Blues defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk had a goal and an assist on Saturday against the Avalanche.
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Impact
Shattenkirk scored a power-play goal to tie the game at one towards the end of the first period. Then in overtime, he assisted T.J. Oshie's game-winning goal as St. Louis won, 3-2. Shattenkirk has four goals, 22 assists and a plus-13 rating in 30 games this season.
St. Louis right wing T.J. Oshie had a productive game during Thursday's win against the Islanders. | 12/11/2014 10:43 PM
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St. Louis right wing T.J. Oshie had a productive game during Thursday's win against the Islanders.
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Impact
He had a goal, two assists, five shots on goal, and a plus-one rating on the night. Oshie is winding into form and now has 11 points this season.
Blues winger Alexander Steen had three points and six shots on goal during Thursday's victory against the Islanders. | 12/11/2014 10:42 PM
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Blues winger Alexander Steen had three points and six shots on goal during Thursday's victory against the Islanders.
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Impact
Steen recorded two goals and one assist to cap off his impressive night. He now as seven goals and 19 points through 27 games. He is a solid option.
Blues goalie Jake Allen will start on Thursday against the Islanders. | 12/10/2014 3:38 PM
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Blues goalie Jake Allen will start on Thursday against the Islanders.
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Impact
Martin Brodeur has won the past two games for the Blues, including the last matchup with the Islanders where Allen allowed three goals in the first period. Allen will be looking to rebound Wednesday.
Blues left wing Jaden Schwartz had an assist in the victory over the Panthers. | 12/08/2014 10:42 PM
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Blues left wing Jaden Schwartz had an assist in the victory over the Panthers.
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Impact
Schwartz was also plus-two with three shots on net. He has nine goals, 15 assists and a plus-nine rating in 28 games this season.
Blues goaltender Martin Brodeur won his second game in his new home on Monday. | 12/08/2014 10:38 PM
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Blues goaltender Martin Brodeur won his second game in his new home on Monday.
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Impact
Brodeur stopped 32-of-34 shots to improve to 2-0-0 this season. Since Jake Allen has struggled so much since Brian Elliott went down with his injury, don't be surprised if Brodeur continues to see playing time.
Blues center Paul Stastny led a ferocious comeback on Saturday as St. Louis defeated the Islanders in New York, 6-4. | 12/06/2014 3:59 PM
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Blues center Paul Stastny led a ferocious comeback on Saturday as St. Louis defeated the Islanders in New York, 6-4.
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Impact
After falling behind 3-0 and switching goalies, the Blues scored three straight goals, including two on the power play to tie the game at three. Stastney scored the first goal on the man advantage on passes from Kevin Shattenkirk and David Backes. New York retook the lead on John Tavares' score, but T.J. Oshie answered for St. Louis. Stastney then scored his fifth goal of the season, which proved to be the game-winner.
Backup goaltender Martin Brodeur replaced a rattled Jake Allen after the first period and led the Blues to victory on Saturday. | 12/06/2014 3:53 PM
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Backup goaltender Martin Brodeur replaced a rattled Jake Allen after the first period and led the Blues to victory on Saturday.
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Impact
Brodeur added to one more victory to his win total, 689, which is already the most all-time. After Allen allowed three goals on 12 shots in the first period, Brodeur yielded just one goal on 15 shots the last two periods. It also helped St. Louis scored six goals over the final 40 minutes. Things are starting to get interesting in net for the Blues.
Blues goalie Jake Allen had another bad start and this time, the Blues replaced him with Martin Brodeur at the beginning of the second period. | 12/06/2014 2:31 PM
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Blues goalie Jake Allen had another bad start and this time, the Blues replaced him with Martin Brodeur at the beginning of the second period.
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Impact
Allen has allowed seven goals in four periods since the Blues signed Brodeur. The future Hall-of-Famer is worth adding in deep leagues although his value is only for the short-term at the moment.
Blues goalie Brian Elliott is not close to returning from his lower-body injury according to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. | 12/06/2014 1:46 PM
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Blues goalie Brian Elliott is not close to returning from his lower-body injury according to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.
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Impact
Blues coach Ken Hitchcock told reporters it will be "awhile" before Elliott returns. The goaltender skated a few days ago and felt very sore afterwards. Jake Allen will continue to be the starter with Martin Brodeur as his backup.
Blues right winger Vladimir Tarasenko scored two more goals on Thursday to continue his hot 2014-2015 season. | 12/04/2014 10:48 PM
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Blues right winger Vladimir Tarasenko scored two more goals on Thursday to continue his hot 2014-2015 season.
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Impact
Tarasenko scored two even-strength goals for his 15th and 16th goals of the season. He also had 12 assists this season. Tarasenko has 28 points in 26 games.
Blues goalie Jake Allen had a terrible third period, allowing three goals as St. Louis lost to Chicago, 4-1. | 12/03/2014 10:45 PM
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Blues goalie Jake Allen had a terrible third period, allowing three goals as St. Louis lost to Chicago, 4-1.
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Impact
The game was tied 1-1 between the two Central Division rivals going into the third period. However, Allen and the Blues allowed three goals in the first six minutes, including two to Patrick Kane. Allen finished with 29 saves on 33 shots in the loss.
Veteran goaltender Martin Brodeur has signed a deal with the St. Louis Blues. | 12/02/2014 1:56 PM
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Veteran goaltender Martin Brodeur has signed a deal with the St. Louis Blues.
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Impact
The Blues were in need of goaltending help after Brian Elliott suffered a lower body injury. Brodeur has 688 career wins, 394 losses and a 2.24 GAA. The 42-year-old will backup Jake Allen.
Blues right winger Vladimir Tarasenko continued his hot 2014-2015 season. | 11/30/2014 10:04 AM
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Blues right winger Vladimir Tarasenko continued his hot 2014-2015 season.
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Impact
Tarasenko scored his 14th goal of the season versus the Wild on Saturday. He has 26 points in 24 games and is second in the league with a plus-17 rating.
Blues center David Backes scored in the third period to tie Saturday night's game against the Wild, and St. Louis won it in a shootout, 3-2. | 11/30/2014 10:00 AM
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Blues center David Backes scored in the third period to tie Saturday night's game against the Wild, and St. Louis won it in a shootout, 3-2.
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Impact
The score was Backes' seventh of the season and came off a pass from Patrik Berglund. Backes has four assists and a minus-one rating to go with his seven goals this season.
Blues defenseman Alex Pietrangelo had a huge night for leagues that count shots on goal. | 11/28/2014 10:56 PM
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Blues defenseman Alex Pietrangelo had a huge night for leagues that count shots on goal.
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Impact
Pietrangelo led the Blues with 10 shots on net Friday versus the Oilers. The next closest teammate had five shots. Pietrangelo scored and had an assist as well. Overall, however, he has been disappointing with just two goals and 11 assists in the first 23 games this season.
Blues right winger Vladimir Tarasenko scored his 13th goal of the season Friday to win in overtime versus the Oilers. | 11/28/2014 10:52 PM
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Blues right winger Vladimir Tarasenko scored his 13th goal of the season Friday to win in overtime versus the Oilers.
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Impact
Tarasenko deked the Oilers defender at the blue line and sniped a shot past Ben Scrivens for the game-winner with 40 seconds left in overtime. Tarasenko also had an assist and now has 13 goals and 12 assists in 23 games.
Blues winger Alexander Steen scored his fifth goal of the season on Tuesday. | 11/26/2014 9:39 AM
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Blues winger Alexander Steen scored his fifth goal of the season on Tuesday.
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Impact
Steen extended the Blues lead to 2-0 when he scored on the power play in the middle of the second period. St. Louis, however, blew the lead after starting goalie Brian Elliott left with a lower-body injury. Ottawa won, 3-2, in a shootout. Steen has 10 assists to go with his five scores.
Blues goalie Brian Elliott left Tuesday's game with a lower-body injury and did not return. | 11/26/2014 9:37 AM
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Blues goalie Brian Elliott left Tuesday's game with a lower-body injury and did not return.
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Impact
There are no reports yet how serious the injury is. Check back for more updates, but in the meantime, Jake Allen is a must-own goalie.
Blues goalie Jake Allen had a bad game in relief of starter Brian Elliott. | 11/26/2014 9:35 AM
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Blues goalie Jake Allen had a bad game in relief of starter Brian Elliott.
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Impact
Allen replaced Elliott, who suffered a lower-body injury, and allowed two third-period goals as the Senators cameback and won in a shootout, 3-2. Allen stopped just 15-of-17 shots. After posting back-to-back shutouts, Allen has a save percentage of .891 in his last five games. Despite his hot streaking officially ending, Allen is a must-own until fantasy owners know the seriousness of Elliott's injury.
Blues goalie Brian Elliott picked up a victory Saturday against Ottawa. | 11/22/2014 5:46 PM
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Blues goalie Brian Elliott picked up a victory Saturday against Ottawa.
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Impact
He stopped 24-of-26 shots on goal, and improved his record to 8-4-1 on the season. Elliott has been great for owners.
Blues right winger Vladimir Tarasenko scored another goal in Saturday's win over the Senators. | 11/22/2014 5:43 PM
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Blues right winger Vladimir Tarasenko scored another goal in Saturday's win over the Senators.
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Impact
It was his 12th of the season, and Tarasenko also had six shots on goal. He now has 23 points and is +15 through 20 games.
Blues defenseman Alex Pietrangelo is off to a really poor start. | 11/22/2014 4:05 PM
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Blues defenseman Alex Pietrangelo is off to a really poor start.
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Impact
The season is nearly a quarter of th way done, and Pietrangelo has just seven points after scoring 51 in 81 games last season. He is also minus-five after posting a plus-20 rating a season ago. Hopefully he can turn it around starting Saturday.
Blues right winger Vladimir Tarasenko scored his 11th goal of the season on Thursday. | 11/20/2014 10:08 PM
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Blues right winger Vladimir Tarasenko scored his 11th goal of the season on Thursday.
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Impact
Tarasenko has been tremendous to start this season. He has 11 goals and 11 assists through 19 games. Tarasenko scored the first goal of the game against the Canadiens on Thursday, but the Blues lost, 4-1.
Blues goalie Brian Elliott was not very busy during Tuesday's loss to the Bruins. | 11/18/2014 9:44 PM
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Blues goalie Brian Elliott was not very busy during Tuesday's loss to the Bruins.
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Impact
He made 15 saves on 17 shots on goal, but dropped his record to 7-4-1 on the season.
Blues left wing Jaden Schwartz scored a goal and assist on Saturday. | 11/16/2014 10:15 AM
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Blues left wing Jaden Schwartz scored a goal and assist on Saturday.
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Impact
Schwartz had five shots on goal and finished with a plus-one rating against the Capitals. He has seven goals and 11 assists this season.
Blues goalie Brian Elliott stopped every shot but one to beat Washington, 4-1. | 11/16/2014 10:11 AM
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Blues goalie Brian Elliott stopped every shot but one to beat Washington, 4-1.
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Impact
Elliott stopped 24-of-25 shots to record a .960 save percentage. Elliott is 7-3-1 with a 1.87 GAA and .930 save percentage this season.
St. Louis right wing T.J. Oshie scored his first goal of the season. | 11/13/2014 10:53 PM
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St. Louis right wing T.J. Oshie scored his first goal of the season.
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Impact
It was his first game back from a concussion, and now Oshie has finally lit the lamp. Look for this to get him going.
St. Louis right wing T.J. Oshie (concussion) has been activated from the injured reserve. | 11/13/2014 3:57 PM
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St. Louis right wing T.J. Oshie (concussion) has been activated from the injured reserve.
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Impact
Oshie will have missed seven games. Although he's started slowly, make sure he's back in your lineup. He's scored just one point in eight games, but posted 60 last season.
Blues goalie Jake Allen wil start on Thursday against the Predators. | 11/12/2014 3:23 PM
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Blues goalie Jake Allen wil start on Thursday against the Predators.
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Impact
Allen is on some hot streak. He has won his last three starts and four of his last five, including two shutouts over that span. Allen has a .944 save percentage and 1.40 GAA.
Blues goalie Brian Elliott saved 28-of-29 shots against the Sabres on Tuesday. | 11/11/2014 11:02 PM
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Blues goalie Brian Elliott saved 28-of-29 shots against the Sabres on Tuesday.
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Impact
Elliott is now 6-3-1 on the season. He posted a .966 save percentage versus Buffalo.
Blues Joakim Lindstrom scored two power-play goals as St. Louis tacked on three late goals and beat the Sabres, 6-1. | 11/11/2014 11:01 PM
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Blues Joakim Lindstrom scored two power-play goals as St. Louis tacked on three late goals and beat the Sabres, 6-1.
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Impact
St. Louis led Buffalo, 3-1, for most of the third period, but the Blues scored three power-play goals inside of three minutes to play. Lindstrom scored two of them. He now has three goals this season.
Blues center Jori Lehtera recorded a hat trick on Tuesday against the Sabres. | 11/11/2014 10:58 PM
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Blues center Jori Lehtera recorded a hat trick on Tuesday against the Sabres.
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Impact
Lehtera scored on 3-of-his-5 shots and was plus-three. He has five goals and eight assists this season.
Blues goalie Brian Elliott will start against the Sabres on Tuesday. | 11/11/2014 6:14 PM
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Blues goalie Brian Elliott will start against the Sabres on Tuesday.
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Impact
He made 33 saves in his last start but lost to Nashville on Saturday. This game is a golden opportunity for Elliott owners to pick up a goalie victory. Owners of Jake Allen are likely upset he is not getting the spot start for this game. Against the worst team in the league, Elliott must be in every lineup.
Blues center Jori Lehtera scored the team's lone goal in a loss to Nashville. | 11/09/2014 10:52 AM
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Blues center Jori Lehtera scored the team's lone goal in a loss to Nashville.
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Impact
He has gotten off to a solid start, and now has 11 points in 13 games, and is +7 overall.
Blues goalie Brian Elliott played well in Saturday's loss to Nashville. | 11/08/2014 10:40 PM
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Blues goalie Brian Elliott played well in Saturday's loss to Nashville.
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Impact
He stopped 33-of-35 shots on goal, but fell to 5-3-1 on the season.
Blues right winger Vladimir Tarasenko scored his ninth goal of the season on Thursday. | 11/06/2014 10:48 PM
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Blues right winger Vladimir Tarasenko scored his ninth goal of the season on Thursday.
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Impact
Tarasenko had a goal and an assist while posting a plus-two rating. Tarasenko has been one of the biggest surprises this season with 16 points in 13 games.
Blues goalie Jake Allen was less than five minutes from his third straight shutout when the game began to turn on him. | 11/06/2014 10:41 PM
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Blues goalie Jake Allen was less than five minutes from his third straight shutout when the game began to turn on him.
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Impact
St. Louis led, 3-0, when Michael Ryder scored for New Jersey to make the lead, 3-1. David Backes scored, and the game appeared to be over with a three-goal lead and under three minutes to go. New Jersey scored two more times to make things interesting, but Allen won his fourth game of the season. He made 24 saves in the game.
Blues goalie Jake Allen earned his second shutout of the season on Tuesday. | 11/04/2014 10:24 PM
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Blues goalie Jake Allen earned his second shutout of the season on Tuesday.
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Impact
He beat New Jersey 1-0, stopping all 26 shots, and if Allen continues to play like this, he will give Brian Elliott a rest more often.
Blues right winger Vladimir Tarasenko scored the game-winner in Tuesday's win over the Devils. | 11/04/2014 10:23 PM
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Blues right winger Vladimir Tarasenko scored the game-winner in Tuesday's win over the Devils.
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Impact
The Blues won 1-0 and Tarasenko has seemingly turned into a star after his ridiculous goal on Saturday night. He now has eight goals and 14 points on the season.
Blues goalie Brian Elliott earned the victory, Monday against the Rangers. | 11/03/2014 10:03 PM
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Blues goalie Brian Elliott earned the victory, Monday against the Rangers.
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Impact
He stopped 36-of-39 shots, in a shootout win, and is now 5-2-1 on the season. Elliott is a solid option in net, moving forward.
Blues right winger Vladimir Tarasenko notched two points in Monday's shootout win aganst the Rangers. | 11/03/2014 10:01 PM
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Blues right winger Vladimir Tarasenko notched two points in Monday's shootout win aganst the Rangers.
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Impact
He had a goal and an assist, and now has 13 points on the season. Tarasenko is on pace for a career-high.
Blues center Paul Stastny (shoulder) skated with the team Sunday and did make the trip with the team to New York. | 11/03/2014 4:58 PM
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Blues center Paul Stastny (shoulder) skated with the team Sunday and did make the trip with the team to New York.
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Impact
He hasn't taken any hits yet, so we feel he isn't likely to go Monday night, but could return this week. Stastny, a free agent acquisition this summer, has four points in four games this season. He totaled 60 points in 71 games last season for Colorado and is a force when healthy.
Blues center Paul Stastny (shoulder) skated with the team Sunday and did make the trip with e team to New York. | 11/03/2014 10:43 AM
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Blues center Paul Stastny (shoulder) skated with the team Sunday and did make the trip with e team to New York.
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Impact
He hasn't taken any hits yet, so we feel he isn't likely to go Monday night, but could return this week. Stastny, a free agent acquisition this summer, has four points in four games this season. He totaled 60 points in 71 games last season for Colorado and is a force when healthy.
St. Louis right wing T.J. Oshie (concussion) has yet to start skating with his teammates. | 11/03/2014 10:41 AM
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St. Louis right wing T.J. Oshie (concussion) has yet to start skating with his teammates.
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Impact
Oshie could return in about a week, but with concussion there is no real timetable. He blossomed into a star last season with 60 points in 79 games and a great Olympics display.
Blues right winger Vladimir Tarasenko scored two goals in Saturday's, 3-2, victory over the Avalanche. | 11/02/2014 10:58 AM
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Blues right winger Vladimir Tarasenko scored two goals in Saturday's, 3-2, victory over the Avalanche.
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Impact
Tarasenko now has six goals on the season. He was plus-two in the game. Tarasenko did not convert his shootout attempt, but Joakim Lindstrom did and St. Louis goalie Brian Elliot did not allow a shootout goal.
Blues goalie Jake Allen pitched a shutout during his third start of the season, against the Ducks. | 10/30/2014 10:33 PM
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Blues goalie Jake Allen pitched a shutout during his third start of the season, against the Ducks.
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Impact
It was a nice outing for Allen, who stopped all 25 shots he faced, giving St. Louis reason to possibly give him the nod next time out.
Blues goalie Jake Allen pitched a shutout during his third start of the season, against the Ducks. | 10/30/2014 10:33 PM
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Blues goalie Jake Allen pitched a shutout during his third start of the season, against the Ducks.
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Impact
It was a nice outing for Allen, who stopped all 24 shots he faced, giving St. Louis reason to possibly give him the nod next time out.
Blues right winger Vladimir Tarasenko scored the game-winning goal on the power play on Tuesday against the Stars. | 10/29/2014 10:19 AM
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Blues right winger Vladimir Tarasenko scored the game-winning goal on the power play on Tuesday against the Stars.
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Impact
Stars forward Tyler Seguin took a penalty just 14 seconds into overtime to send St. Louis to the man advantage.Tarasenko scored on a pass from Kevin Shattenkirk and Alex Pietrangelo for the game-winner. Tarasenko finished the game with a hat trick.
Blues right winger Vladimir Tarasenko is available for Tuesday's game. | 10/28/2014 5:46 PM
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Blues right winger Vladimir Tarasenko is available for Tuesday's game.
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Impact
Tarasenko was considered questionale with an illness, but he stil good to go. He has a goal and four assists in seven games this season.
Blues goalie Brian Elliott will start between the pipes on Tuesday. | 10/28/2014 5:42 PM
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Blues goalie Brian Elliott will start between the pipes on Tuesday.
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Impact
Elliott has been great in net this season, posting a 1.78 GAA and a .922 save percentage, but he is just 2-2-1.
Blues goalie Brian Elliott picked up only his second win of the season, Saturday versus Chicago. | 10/25/2014 10:53 PM
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Blues goalie Brian Elliott picked up only his second win of the season, Saturday versus Chicago.
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Impact
He made 25 saves in a -2 victory. Elliott is now 2-2-1, amd fantasy owners are praying this gets the Blues' netminder going.
Blues left wing Jaden Schwartz scored his fifth goal of the season. | 10/25/2014 10:52 PM
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Blues left wing Jaden Schwartz scored his fifth goal of the season.
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Impact
After recording a hat trick three games ago, Schwartz was able to light the lamp again. He now has eight points, and has been a nice find for fantasy owners, across the country.
Blues left wing Jaden Schwartz will start at left wing on the top line with David Backes and T.J. Oshie on Saturday against the Blackhawks. | 10/25/2014 2:44 PM
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Blues left wing Jaden Schwartz will start at left wing on the top line with David Backes and T.J. Oshie on Saturday against the Blackhawks.
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Impact
Schwartz and Alexander Steen are basically flip flopping spots. Steen will skate on the second line with Jori Lehtera and Vladimir Tarasenko. The loser is Steve Ott, who was a top-six forward earlier in the week, but will be on the fourth line Saturday.
Blues defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk scored his first goal of the season in Thursday's loss against the Canucks. | 10/23/2014 10:42 PM
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Blues defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk scored his first goal of the season in Thursday's loss against the Canucks.
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Impact
Shattenkirk scored on the power play to tie the game at the 7:38 mark of the second period. It was the only goal of the game for the Blues.
Blues center Paul Stastny suffered a shoulder injury last Saturday and has been placed on the injured reserve list. | 10/23/2014 12:32 PM
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Blues center Paul Stastny suffered a shoulder injury last Saturday and has been placed on the injured reserve list.
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Impact
Stastny suffered the injury on a hit from Martin Hanzal just 31 seconds into the game. Stastny, a free agent acquisition this summer, has four points in four games this season. he totaled 60 points in 71 games last season for Colorado and is a force when healthy.
Blues left wing Jaden Schwartz scored a hat trick on Saturday against the Coyotes as St. Louis routed Arizona, 6-1. | 10/19/2014 10:17 AM
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Blues left wing Jaden Schwartz scored a hat trick on Saturday against the Coyotes as St. Louis routed Arizona, 6-1.
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Impact
Schwartz scored a power-play goal about halfway through the second period, an even-strength goal in the first minute of the third period and then another power-play goal with seconds remaining. Schwartz had four points in the game and now has seven on the season.
Blues center Paul Stastny suffered an upper body injury and will not return on Saturday according to the team's twitter. | 10/18/2014 10:49 PM
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Blues center Paul Stastny suffered an upper body injury and will not return on Saturday according to the team's twitter.
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Impact
Stastny suffered the injury on a hit from Martin Hanzal just 31 seconds into the game. Stastny, a free agent acquisition this summer, has a goal and three assists this season.
Blues goalie Jake Allen will get his first start of the season against Arizona on Saturday night. | 10/18/2014 1:58 PM
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Blues goalie Jake Allen will get his first start of the season against Arizona on Saturday night.
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Impact
This is just a start to keep Allen fresh. Goalie Brian Elliot is in no danger of losing his starting gig.
Maple Leafs defenseman Roman Polak left Tuesday's game against the Avalanche after blocking a shot with his arm. | 10/14/2014 8:10 PM
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Maple Leafs defenseman Roman Polak left Tuesday's game against the Avalanche after blocking a shot with his arm.
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Impact
There is no further update on how serious the injury is. Polak was definitely in pain as he skated off the ice. Check back for more updates.
St. Louis defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk posted three assists on Saturday night, his first points of the season. | 10/12/2014 12:23 AM
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St. Louis defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk posted three assists on Saturday night, his first points of the season.
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Impact
Shattenkirk had a career-high 45 points in 81 games last season, so we certainly hope this is just the start after being shut out in the opener.
Blues goalie Brian Elliott (33 saves) made 23 saves on 24 shots Saturday after a rare poor performance Thursday. | 10/12/2014 12:21 AM
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Blues goalie Brian Elliott (33 saves) made 23 saves on 24 shots Saturday after a rare poor performance Thursday.
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Impact
We have come to expect a lot from Elliott after the past three successful seasons and we're glad to have him playing well after the opener.
Blues left wing Jaden Schwartz had two points on Thursday against the Rangers. | 10/09/2014 10:51 PM
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Blues left wing Jaden Schwartz had two points on Thursday against the Rangers.
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Impact
After scoring 25 goals last season, Schwartz scored his first in the opener. He also added an assist, had two penalty minutes, but also a -1 rating on the night.
Blues winger Dmitrij Jaskin will open up the season on the second line. | 10/04/2014 10:41 AM
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Blues winger Dmitrij Jaskin will open up the season on the second line.
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Impact
This will be his first full season with St. Louis, as he has played in 20 games throughout his young career. Keep an eye on the rookie, but for now Jaskin is not fantasy-relevant.
Blues center Paul Stastny will look to make a good mpression during his first year in St. Louis. | 10/04/2014 10:38 AM
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Blues center Paul Stastny will look to make a good mpression during his first year in St. Louis.
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Impact
He is coming off a year where he produced 25 goals and 35 assists. Stastny will center the Blues' second line, and should be able to produce similar numbers. Owners should draft him starting in the middle-to-late rounds.

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