With a 5-2 win against the St. Louis Blues on Sunday, the Colorado Avalanche have swept their opponents out of the first round of the 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs.
Colorado Avalanche forward Nazem Kadri has been suspended eight games by the National Hockey League for his illegal check to the head of St. Louis Blues defenceman Justin Faulk.
The Colorado Avalanche will meet the St. Louis Blues in the first round of the 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs, marking the first time these two have met since the 2001 Western Conference Final.
St. Louis Blues forward Alexander Steen has announced his retirement from the NHL. The team made the announcement Thursday, with the 36-year-old announcing his retirement due to a back injury sustained during the 2019-2020 NHL season. The team noted “multiple levels of degenerative herniated discs of his lumbar spine.” Steen spent the last dozen seasonsContinue reading “Blues: Alexander Steen Retires”
The St. Louis Blues traded goalie Jake Allen and a 2022 seventh-round pick to the Montreal Canadiens for a third-round and seventh-round pick in the 2020 NHL Entry Draft. The 30-year-old netminder comes with a $4.3 million cap hit, but there’s just a year remaining. That will give the Habs the NHL’s highest-priced goaltending tandem,Continue reading “Canadiens: Montreal Acquires Jake Allen in Swap with St. Louis”