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Blues right winger Vladimir Tarasenko recorded a hat trick in Saturday's Game 2 victory over the Wild. | 04/18/2015 5:59 PM
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Blues right winger Vladimir Tarasenko recorded a hat trick in Saturday's Game 2 victory over the Wild.
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Impact
He did so on five shots on goal and also had a plus-one rating. Tarasenko was the first player to post a hat trick this postseason.
Blues right winger Vladimir Tarasenko had a goal and an assist in the, 4-2, victory over the Wild on Saturday. | 04/11/2015 6:35 PM
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Blues right winger Vladimir Tarasenko had a goal and an assist in the, 4-2, victory over the Wild on Saturday.
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Impact
Tarasenko capped off a fantastic season with two more points. He finished with 37 goals and 36 assists in 77 games. He was also plus-27.
Blues goalie Jake Allen took a tough loss Tuesday versus Winnipeg. | 04/07/2015 10:39 PM
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Blues goalie Jake Allen took a tough loss Tuesday versus Winnipeg.
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Impact
Allen allowed just one goal on 31 shots, but the Blues fell 1-0. He is now 21-7-4 overall.
Blues center David Backes had a power-play goal in the, 2-1, victory over the Blackhawks on Sunday. | 04/05/2015 10:16 PM
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Blues center David Backes had a power-play goal in the, 2-1, victory over the Blackhawks on Sunday.
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Impact
Backes tied the game at one with his goal about six minutes into the second period. Olli Jokinen scored the game-winner about nine minutes later. Backes has 26 goals and 31 assists in 78 games this season.
Blues goalie Jake Allen made 38 saves in the, 2-1, victory over the Blackhawks on Sunday. | 04/05/2015 10:12 PM
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Blues goalie Jake Allen made 38 saves in the, 2-1, victory over the Blackhawks on Sunday.
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Impact
Allen has looked very good in his last three starts, allowing four goals in those three games. Allen is 21-6-4 this season.
Blues left wing Jaden Schwartz scored his 25th goal of the season in the, 4-1, victory over the Flames. | 04/02/2015 10:57 PM
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Blues left wing Jaden Schwartz scored his 25th goal of the season in the, 4-1, victory over the Flames.
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Impact
Schwartz also picked up his 33rd assist. Schwartz finished plus-one with two shots on goal.
Blues goalie Jake Allen made 17 saves in the, 4-1, victory over the Flames. | 04/02/2015 10:53 PM
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Blues goalie Jake Allen made 17 saves in the, 4-1, victory over the Flames.
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Impact
Allen didn't get much work, but he looked good. Allen has now helped the Blues pick up points in four of his last five starts. It is unclear, though, if Allen will get any more starts in St. Louis' last five games.
Blues goaltender Brian Elliott was not particulary sharp during Monday's loss versus Vancouver. | 03/30/2015 10:41 PM
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Blues goaltender Brian Elliott was not particulary sharp during Monday's loss versus Vancouver.
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Impact
He allowed three goals on just 21 shots, and lowered his record to 24-14-3 on the season.
Blues right wing T.J. Oshie is questionable for Monday's game against Vancouver due to illness. | 03/30/2015 12:08 PM
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Blues right wing T.J. Oshie is questionable for Monday's game against Vancouver due to illness.
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Impact
Oshie missed Saturday's game, but could return for Monday. He has 19 goals and 51 points through 66 games this season. Alexander Steen is also questionable leaving the Blues short up front.
Blues winger Alexander Steen suffered a lower-body injury in the loss to the Blue Jackets on Saturday according to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. | 03/29/2015 9:48 AM
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Blues winger Alexander Steen suffered a lower-body injury in the loss to the Blue Jackets on Saturday according to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.
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Impact
Steen only played about three minutes in the first period before bumping knees with Columbus' Cody Goloubef. He has 24 goals and 62 points this season, which is tied for a career-high.
Blues right winger Vladimir Tarasenko had a goal on Saturday versus the Blue Jackets. | 03/28/2015 11:04 PM
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Blues right winger Vladimir Tarasenko had a goal on Saturday versus the Blue Jackets.
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Impact
Tarasenko, however, was minus-three in the loss. He has 36 goals and 35 assists with a plus-26 rating in 75 games this season.
Blues goalie Jake Allen allowed two goals during the Saturday's, 3-2, victory over the Penguins. | 03/24/2015 9:41 PM
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Blues goalie Jake Allen allowed two goals during the Saturday's, 3-2, victory over the Penguins.
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Impact
Allen hasn't made many starts lately with this start versus Pittsburgh being his fifth this month. Allen has won two of those starts, including this one on Tuesday. He is 19-6-4 this season.
Blues winger Alexander Steen scored the game-winning goal in overtime to lift the Blues over the Penguins, 3-2, on Tuesday. | 03/24/2015 9:36 PM
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Blues winger Alexander Steen scored the game-winning goal in overtime to lift the Blues over the Penguins, 3-2, on Tuesday.
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Impact
Steen led the Blues with five shots on net in the game. He scored from the point 35 seconds into overtime. Steen has 24 goals and 38 assists in 72 games this season.
Blues goalie Jake Allen allowed two goals during Sunday's loss versus Detroit. | 03/22/2015 3:06 PM
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Blues goalie Jake Allen allowed two goals during Sunday's loss versus Detroit.
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Impact
He faced 25 shots on goal and stopped 23 of them. Allen is now 18-7-3 on the season.
Blues winger Alexander Steen scored the team's lone goal during Sunday's loss to the Red Wings. | 03/22/2015 3:05 PM
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Blues winger Alexander Steen scored the team's lone goal during Sunday's loss to the Red Wings.
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Impact
Steen now has a solid 23 goals and 61 points through 71 games this season. He should be active everywhere.
Blues right winger Vladimir Tarasenko recorded two points during Saturday's loss to the Wild. | 03/21/2015 4:53 PM
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Blues right winger Vladimir Tarasenko recorded two points during Saturday's loss to the Wild.
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Impact
He had a goal and an assist, along eith eight shots, two penalty minutes, and a minus-one rating. Tarasenko now has 35 goals, 70 points, 29 penalty minutes, and a plus-29 rating through 72 games this season. Paul Statsny and Jaden Schwartz also scored for St . Louis.
Blues goaltender Brian Elliott was pulled early during Saturday's contest versus Minnesota. | 03/21/2015 4:08 PM
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Blues goaltender Brian Elliott was pulled early during Saturday's contest versus Minnesota.
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Impact
He was lifted less than five minutes into the second period, aftering allowing four goals on 16 shots Elliott had won four of his previous six games before running into trouble on Saturday. Jake Allen took over.
Blues goaltender Brian Elliott made 33 saves, allowing just one goal, but lost to the Jets in a shootout, 2-1. | 03/19/2015 11:35 PM
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Blues goaltender Brian Elliott made 33 saves, allowing just one goal, but lost to the Jets in a shootout, 2-1.
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Impact
Elliott allowed two goals on three shots while Jets goaltender Ondrej Pavelec saved one of two shootout attempts. Despite not earning the victory, Elliott has been solid in his last two starts, allowing just one goal on 59 shot attempts.
Blues winger Alexander Steen scored two goals on Tuesday night. | 03/18/2015 9:58 AM
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Blues winger Alexander Steen scored two goals on Tuesday night.
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Impact
Steen is having a very nice season, with 22 goals, 59 points, 33 penalty minutes, and a plus-eight rating through 68 games this season.
Blues goaltender Brian Elliott earned a shutout Tuesday versus Calgary. | 03/18/2015 9:55 AM
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Blues goaltender Brian Elliott earned a shutout Tuesday versus Calgary.
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Impact
He stopped all 25 shots on goal, and is now 24-11-2 with a 2.11 GAA and .922 save percentage.
Blues center David Backes recorded three goals during Tuesday's victory over the Flames. | 03/18/2015 9:54 AM
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Blues center David Backes recorded three goals during Tuesday's victory over the Flames.
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Impact
He had one goal and two assists, along with three shots and a plus-three rating on the night. Backes now has 24 goals, 51 points, 96 penalty minutes, and a plus-eight rating through 69 games.
Blues goalie Jake Allen posted a shutout Sunday versus Dallas. | 03/15/2015 10:03 PM
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Blues goalie Jake Allen posted a shutout Sunday versus Dallas.
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Impact
He stopped all 28 shots on goal and was fantastic all night. Allen kept the Blues in the game, as the score was tied 0-0 heading into third. The Blues went onto win 3-0. Allen is now 18-6-3 on the season.
Blues right wing T.J. Oshie recorded two points during Sunday's win against the Stars. | 03/15/2015 10:01 PM
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Blues right wing T.J. Oshie recorded two points during Sunday's win against the Stars.
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Impact
He had a goal and an assist, along with three shots and a plus-one rating. Oshie now has 19 goals and 48 points through 61 games this season. Alexander Steen and Vladimir Tarasenko also lit the lamp for St. Louis.
Blues left wing Jaden Schwartz had a goal and an assist in the, 5-4, victory over the Jets on Tuesday. | 03/10/2015 10:58 PM
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Blues left wing Jaden Schwartz had a goal and an assist in the, 5-4, victory over the Jets on Tuesday.
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Impact
Schwartz scored on the power play and then assisted Jori Lehtera's goal. He has 23 goals and 29 assists with a plus-17 rating in 59 games this season.
Blues goaltender Brian Elliott had a rough third period, but he still ended up with the victory on Tuesday. | 03/10/2015 10:55 PM
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Blues goaltender Brian Elliott had a rough third period, but he still ended up with the victory on Tuesday.
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Impact
Elliott surrendered three goals on six shots in the final period as the Jets rallied to tie the score, 4-4, but the Blues scored with a minute left in regulation to win. Elliott finished with just 12 saves on 16 shots.
Blues right wing T.J. Oshie recorded two points during Saturday's win against the Maple Leafs. | 03/07/2015 9:55 PM
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Blues right wing T.J. Oshie recorded two points during Saturday's win against the Maple Leafs.
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Impact
He had a goal and an assist, along with two shots and a plus-one rating. Oshie now has 18 goals, 46 points, 31 penalty minutes, and a plus-nine rating through 57 games this season.
Blues left wing Jaden Schwartz scored the team's lone goal versus the Flyers on Thursday. | 03/05/2015 9:48 PM
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Blues left wing Jaden Schwartz scored the team's lone goal versus the Flyers on Thursday.
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Impact
Schwartz has 21 goals and 27 assists in 57 games this season. He is also supporting a plus-13 rating.
Blues center Paul Stastny registered two points in a strong defensive battle versus the Oilers on Saturday. | 03/01/2015 10:08 AM
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Blues center Paul Stastny registered two points in a strong defensive battle versus the Oilers on Saturday.
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Impact
Stastny assisted Dmitrij Jaskin's goal in the first period and then scored the game-winner in the third period. St. Louis won, 2-1. Stastny led the team with five shots on net. He has 12 goals and 24 assists with a plus-11 rating in 54 games this season.
Blues goaltender Brian Elliott made 21 saves in the, 2-1, victory over the Oilers on Saturday. | 03/01/2015 10:03 AM
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Blues goaltender Brian Elliott made 21 saves in the, 2-1, victory over the Oilers on Saturday.
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Impact
Elliott stopped 21-of-22 shots from Edmonton. He is 20-9-2 with a 2.17 GAA and .922 save percentage this season.
Blues center Patrik Berglund scored a goal on Thursday night. | 02/26/2015 10:45 PM
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Blues center Patrik Berglund scored a goal on Thursday night.
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Impact
Berglund is not much of a fantasy option, with just eight goals and 19 points through 57 games this season. He can be kept on the wire.
Blues goalie Jake Allen was awful in a spot start on Tuesday versus the Canadiens. | 02/24/2015 10:50 PM
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Blues goalie Jake Allen was awful in a spot start on Tuesday versus the Canadiens.
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Impact
Allen allowed five goals on 23 shots, which is just a .783 save percentage. Prior to Tuesday, Allen had allowed just six goals in all of February. After a strong first half, Allen is just too unpredicatable for fantasy owners to trust.
Blues center David Backes scored his 20th goal of the season in the loss to the Canadiens on Tuesday. | 02/24/2015 10:39 PM
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Blues center David Backes scored his 20th goal of the season in the loss to the Canadiens on Tuesday.
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Impact
Backes had three shots on net and was one of three Blues players with a positive plus/minus. In addition to his 20 goals, Backes has 21 assists and 86 penalty minutes in 59 games this season.
Blues goaltender Brian Elliott allowed four goals during Saturday's loss versus Pittsburgh. | 02/22/2015 12:03 AM
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Blues goaltender Brian Elliott allowed four goals during Saturday's loss versus Pittsburgh.
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Impact
He faced 29 shots on goal and fell to 18-9-3 on the season. Elliott has now lost two consecutive games. Dmitrij Jaskin and Ian Cole scored goals for St. Louis.
Blues right wing T.J. Oshie had a goal and an assist in the, 5-1, victory over the Bruins on Friday. | 02/20/2015 10:48 PM
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Blues right wing T.J. Oshie had a goal and an assist in the, 5-1, victory over the Bruins on Friday.
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Impact
Oshie scored St. Louis' third goal in nearly a span of five minutes to start the second period and then assisted Vladimir Tarasenko's power-play goal about nine minutes later. Oshie has 16 goals and 23 assists with a plus-13 rating this season.
Blues right winger Vladimir Tarasenko had two goals versus the Bruins on Friday as St. Louis won, 5-1. | 02/20/2015 10:43 PM
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Blues right winger Vladimir Tarasenko had two goals versus the Bruins on Friday as St. Louis won, 5-1.
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Impact
Tarasenko scored on the power play for St. Louis' fourth goal of the second period and then added another insurance goal in the third. Tarasenko has been magnificant this season with 31 goals, 26 assists and a plus-27 rating in 58 games this season.
Blues center Patrik Berglund scored his team's only goal as St. Louis lost to Dallas, 4-1, on Tuesday. | 02/17/2015 10:43 PM
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Blues center Patrik Berglund scored his team's only goal as St. Louis lost to Dallas, 4-1, on Tuesday.
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Impact
Berglund scored in the third period to help his team avoid the shutout. He has seven goals and 11 assists in 53 games this season.
Blues goalie Brian Elliott defeated the Panthers in a shootout on Sunday evening. | 02/15/2015 7:59 PM
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Blues goalie Brian Elliott defeated the Panthers in a shootout on Sunday evening.
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Impact
Elliott played well with some big saves throughout. He stopped 40-of-41 shots on goal, and is now 18-7-2 on the season.
Blues goalie Brian Elliott defeated the Panthers in a shootout on Sunday evening. | 02/15/2015 7:55 PM
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Blues goalie Brian Elliott defeated the Panthers in a shootout on Sunday evening.
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Impact
Elliott playwed well, saving 40-of-41 shots on goal. He is now 18-7-2 on the season.
Blues left wing Jaden Schwartz scored the team's lone goal on Sunday evening. | 02/15/2015 7:48 PM
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Blues left wing Jaden Schwartz scored the team's lone goal on Sunday evening.
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Impact
He also had three shots on goal and is now at the 20-goal mark. Schwartz now has 44 points and a plus-16 rating though 49 games this season.
Blues winger Alexander Steen recorded three points on Thursday night. | 02/12/2015 10:14 PM
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Blues winger Alexander Steen recorded three points on Thursday night.
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Impact
Steen had on goal and two assists, with four shots and a plus-one rating. STeeb has 19 goals and 48 points through 53 games, and is a top-25 option in standard leagues.
Blues center David Backes notched two points during Thursday's win over the Lightning. | 02/12/2015 10:12 PM
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Blues center David Backes notched two points during Thursday's win over the Lightning.
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Impact
He had a goal and an assist, along with four shots, four penalty minutes, and a plus-three rating. Backes is a top-40 option, with 19 goals, 40 points, and 70 penalty minutes.
Blues winger Alexander Steen scored a goal during Tuesday's victory over the Coyotes. | 02/10/2015 10:35 PM
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Blues winger Alexander Steen scored a goal during Tuesday's victory over the Coyotes.
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Impact
He also had six shots on goal and a plus-one rating on the night. Steen now has 18 goals and 45 points through 52 games this season. He should be active everywhere.
Blues center Jori Lehtera (concussion) will play Tuesday night. | 02/10/2015 2:56 PM
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Blues center Jori Lehtera (concussion) will play Tuesday night.
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Impact
Lehtera was dealing with a concussion, but is ready to return to the lineup. He has 30 points through 46 games this season, and should resume top-line duties.
Blues goalie Brian Elliott took the loss Sunday against Chicago. | 02/08/2015 3:07 PM
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Blues goalie Brian Elliott took the loss Sunday against Chicago.
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Impact
He stopped 24-of-27 shots on goal, but it wasn't enough. Elliott is still a solid 16-7-2 on the season.
Blues right winger Vladimir Tarasenko scored a goal during Saturday's loss to the Blackhawks. | 02/08/2015 3:05 PM
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Blues right winger Vladimir Tarasenko scored a goal during Saturday's loss to the Blackhawks.
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Impact
He also had four shots on goal and a plus-one rating on the afternoon. Tarasenko is one of the top options out there, with 28 goals and 53 points through 53 games.
Blues goalie Brian Elliott was pulled during the second period of Friday's loss to the Blue Jackets. | 02/06/2015 10:04 PM
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Blues goalie Brian Elliott was pulled during the second period of Friday's loss to the Blue Jackets.
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Impact
Elliott allowed four goals and 14 shots before being lifted less than nine minutes into the second. Jake Allen took over and made 16 saves on 19 shots.
Blues goalie Jake Allen posted a shutout Tuesday versus Buffalo. | 02/05/2015 9:41 PM
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Blues goalie Jake Allen posted a shutout Tuesday versus Buffalo.
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Impact
He faced 23 shots, and looked comfortable all night long. Allen is now 15-5-2 on the season, yet is still the backup in St. Louis.
Blues right winger Vladimir Tarasenko scored a goal during Thursday's win over the Sabres. | 02/05/2015 9:38 PM
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Blues right winger Vladimir Tarasenko scored a goal during Thursday's win over the Sabres.
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Impact
He also had five shots on goal and a plus-one rating on the night. Tarasenko is having a breakout season, with 27 goals, 52 points, and a plus-26 rating through 51 games.
Blues left wing Jaden Schwartz netted the overtime winner Tuesday against the Lightning. | 02/03/2015 10:43 PM
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Blues left wing Jaden Schwartz netted the overtime winner Tuesday against the Lightning.
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Impact
Schwartz has been solid all season, and now has 18 goals and 41 points through 43 games. He also had five shots on goal and a plus-two rating on Tuesday night.
Blues center Jori Lehtera is suffering from concussion symptoms according to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. | 02/03/2015 3:39 PM
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Blues center Jori Lehtera is suffering from concussion symptoms according to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.
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Impact
Lehtera will miss his third straight game on Tuesday. With concussions like this, there is no way to tell how long he will be out. Paul Stastny will play with Vladimir Tarasenko and Jaden Schwartz until Lehtera returns. Lehtera has nine goals and 21 assists in 46 games this season.
Blues defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk will have abdominal surgery in seven-to-10 days according to nhl.com. | 02/02/2015 9:05 PM
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Blues defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk will have abdominal surgery in seven-to-10 days according to nhl.com.
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Impact
Shattenkirk suffered the injury when he collided with Alex Ovechkin on Sunday. St. Louis lists him as week-to-week after he receives the surgery. Shattenkirk has eight goals and 32 assists in 48 games this season.
Blues right winger Vladimir Tarasenko is now averaging over a ppg this season. | 02/01/2015 4:46 PM
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Blues right winger Vladimir Tarasenko is now averaging over a ppg this season.
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Impact
Tarasenko scored the eventual game-winning goal on Sunday versus the Capitals. He also had an assist on Alexander Steen's goal in the second period. Tarasenko has 50 points in 49 games.
Blues winger Alexander Steen had two goals and an assist in the, 4-3, victory over the Capitals on Sunday. | 02/01/2015 4:42 PM
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Blues winger Alexander Steen had two goals and an assist in the, 4-3, victory over the Capitals on Sunday.
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Impact
Steen scored his first goal on the power play to give St. Louis the early, 1-0, lead. Steen then scored on even strength in the second period and assisted the eventual game-winning goal from Vladimir Tarasenko. Steen has 17 goals and 26 assists in 47 games this season.
Blues defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk suffered a lower-body injury in Sunday's game against Washington and is not expected to return. | 02/01/2015 2:07 PM
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Blues defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk suffered a lower-body injury in Sunday's game against Washington and is not expected to return.
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Impact
Shattenkirk has been one of the league's best scoring defensemen, with 40 points (8 G, 32 A) in 48 games. The plus 18 rating doesn't hurt his fantasy value either.
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.

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