Author: Blues Rants

Preview: St. Louis Blues vs. Detroit Red Wings

(Photo: Jeff Curry / USA Today) St. Louis, MO – The Detroit Red Wings (26-37-10) visit the Enterprise Center to faceoff against the St. Louis Blues (38-27-8). St. Louis currently sits in 3rd place in the Central Division with 84 points in 73 games played. The Blues are 2 points ahead of the Dallas Stars. Detroit […]

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Blues Fall to Sabres in Shootout, 4-3

(Photo: Mark Mulville / Buffalo News) Buffalo, NY –The St. Louis Blues visited the KeyBank Center to faceoff against the Buffalo Sabres. The Blues improved to 37-27-8, picking up a needed point in this one but falling short of victory. St. Louis now has 82 points in 72 games played. The Dallas Stars are right […]

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Nilsson Saves 35, Senators Shutout Blues, 2-0

(Photo: Justin Tang / The Canadien Press) Ottawa, ONT – The St. Louis Blues outshot the Ottawa Senators 35-21 but simply could not beat Anders Nilsson. The Senators blocked 18 shots and the Blues missed the net 17 times. Do the math. That’s 70 shot attempts for St. Louis. Ottawa registered just 28 shot attempts in […]

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Ryan O’Reilly, Keep Your Eyes On #90

 (Photo: Jeff Curry / USA Today Sports) Ryan O’Reilly currently has 26 goals and 40 assists for 66 points in 67 games played for the St. Louis Blues. He is averaging just under a point per game at 0.985. With 15 games remaining, he is projected to reach a career best of 80 points (80.775) […]

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St. Louis Shocks Anaheim Late, 5-4

(Photo: Jae C. Hong / Associated Press) The Blues visited the Honda Center to faceoff against the Anaheim Ducks on Wednesday night. This was the first of back to back games. St. Louis will head to the Staples Center to play the Los Angeles Kings on Thursday. This was a wild one so let’s just […]

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Blues Fall to Carolina Hurricanes, 5-2

(Photo: James Guillory / USA Today Sports) On Friday night, the St. Louis Blues visited the PNC Arena to faceoff against the Carolina Hurricanes. St. Louis came into this game having won 13 of their last 15. This included a franchise-best 11-game winning streak. Carolina had been on a similar tear as St. Louis, losing […]

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Blues Fall to Wild in OT, 2-1

(AP Photo / Hannah Foslien) The Blues visited Xcel Energy Center Sunday night to play the Minnesota Wild. St. Louis came into this one having won 12 of their last 13 games. The Wild looked to gain some ground as they were sitting just outside of the 2nd Wild Card spot with 64 points. The […]

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Blues Defeat Toronto in OT, 11th Straight Victory

(Photo: Tom Gannam / Associated Press) The Blues hosted the Maple Leafs Tuesday night at Enterprise Center. You know the deal. St. Louis came into this one on fire. They had won 10 in a row. One more and they’d set a franchise record. Jordan Binnington just broke the Blues rookie record for consecutive wins by a […]

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MacEachern, Filling Role Perfectly

(Photo: Tony Gutierrez / Associated Press) High School Mackenzie MacEachern (last name pronounced MAK-EHK-urn) was the Captain of the Brother Rice High School Warriors in Michigan. His 2011-12 season resulted in an extremely impressive 42 goals and 48 assists for 90 points in 29 games played. He finished (+50) and took only 16 PIM. He deservedly won the […]

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Blues Defeat Predators 3-2, That’s 5 in a Row

(Photo Credit: Jeff Curry / USA Today) The Predators came to town to play the Blues on Saturday afternoon. Jordan Binnington and St. Louis had just shutout the league-best Tampa Bay Lightning on Thursday night. Nashville had an OT win themselves over the Dallas Stars then as well.  Both teams had won 5 of their […]

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