Blues: Alexander Steen Retires

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”

Blues: Yeo Shoulders Blame as St. Louis Blows Another Lead

Count the St. Louis Blues among this year’s early underachievers. After dropping a 7-4 decision to the Columbus Blue Jackets on Thursday, the team was at a loss and head coach Mike Yeo was ready to put himself up on the blocks. It was, after all, the second game in a row that saw theContinue reading “Blues: Yeo Shoulders Blame as St. Louis Blows Another Lead”

2017-2018 Season Preview: St. Louis Blues

The St. Louis Blues are one of those NHL teams that seems to be always in the mix. They’ve been consistently good in the regular season and they’ve transitioned into a contending franchise without making a lot of fuss about it. Now, the club is in the throes of a long-term plan to develop fromContinue reading “2017-2018 Season Preview: St. Louis Blues”

2016-2017 Season Preview: St. Louis Blues

The St. Louis Blues closed the books on 2015-2016 with a 49-24-9 record, good for second in the Central Division and just two points back of the leading Dallas Stars. In the post-season, they played in the conference final for the first time since 2001 and seemed to have taken the necessary steps to pushContinue reading “2016-2017 Season Preview: St. Louis Blues”