Author: Ray Standefer

STL Hat Trick Presents: St. Louis Blues 2017-18 Highlights (Part 1)

April 17, 2018

(Photo Credit: Claus Andersen/Getty Images) Hello, Blues fans. I’ll keep this one short. While I understand the ending to the season came as quite the disappointment, there are still reasons to be optimistic. Yes, there were obvious struggles, but there were also flashes of brilliance during the 2017-18 regular season. I’ll be doing my best to […]

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Watch St. Louis Blues Prospect, Robert Thomas at Work

April 9, 2018

(Photo: Claus Andersen/Getty Images) A Reason For Excitement I recently put together some highlights of this exciting up and coming player. I wanted to provide a short read to go along with it. I’d like to cite one of our own writers here at Blues Rants, Brenden Keller. I really enjoyed his recent piece, Ranking […]

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Game 80: Blackhawks 4, Blues 3

April 5, 2018

(Photo Credit: Jeff Curry-USA TODAY Sports) Another Disappointing Loss for the St. Louis Blues. Can they bounce back in Chicago? Blues Goals: Robert Bortuzzo (4) Brayden Schenn (27) Vladimir Tarasenko (33) Scoring Summary 1st Period St. Louis looked solid to begin the game. Early, Jaden Schwartz attempted a wrap-around. Everyone thought that the puck was […]

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Game 79: Blues Fall to Capitals 4-2

April 3, 2018

Blues Goals: Vladimir Tarasenko (32), Patrik Berglund (14) A Quick & Exciting Start Just 3:38 into the 1st period, Vladimir Tarasenko was able to capitalize. Alex Pietrangelo brought the puck into the zone and sent a nice pass to Kyle Brodziak. Kyle then gave the puck to Tarasenko who made no mistake bringing the puck […]

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Game 78 Preview: St. Louis @ Arizona

March 31, 2018

(Photo Credit: Associated Press/Jeff Roberson) Tonight, the Arizona Coyotes will host the Blues. St. Louis has won 16 of their last 17 at Gila River Arena. Arizona Coyotes Record: 27-40-11 (65 Points) Home: 15-20-4 Last 10 Games: 5-5 Goal Differential: -53 “Yotes” Leading Scorers Clayton Keller (23G, 39A, 62P) Derek Stepan (13G, 40A, 53P) Oliver […]

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Game 76 Preview: San Jose @ St. Louis

March 26, 2018

The Sharks will play in Chicago tonight. Tomorrow, they’ll be hosted by the Blues. Having said that, this evaluation was made on Monday morning. This is one of those games I could flip a coin on. Both teams are hot right now and there’s no telling which way this one may go. The Sharks, however, […]

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Game 74: Blues Defeat Vancouver 4-1

March 24, 2018

(Photo Credit: USA Today Network / USA Today Sports) The Blues Came into This One Looking for Their 4th Win in a Row. Vancouver had just 1 victory in their last 8 games. Throughout those 8, the Canucks have averaged a goal and a half per contest and have accumulated an ugly goal differential of […]

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Local Inline Hockey: Gateway City Cup

March 22, 2018

Do you have a team that you’d like to put to the test? Join up! It’s time to compete for the Gateway City Cup. Hey, Blues fans! We here at Blues Rants are spreading this news out of appreciation for the local inline hockey community. A good friend of mine, Steve Reed asked me if I’d […]

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Before You Give Up On Jake Allen

March 20, 2018

(PhotoCredit: Getty Images) The Blues drafted, developed, and invested in Jake Allen. It’s time for them to start acting like it. This season, there was a lot of talk about “Jake Fallen” as “Starter Hutton” was carrying the team on his shoulders with incredible numbers. I want to start by saying that I’m extremely proud of what […]

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Two Blues Web Pages That You Should Know About

March 18, 2018

Hey Blues fans! Take the time to look into these web pages. You won’t be sorry. There’s a large community of Blues fans out there. Many of which haven’t tapped into a few of the resources that we have available to us. If you’re anything like me, you’ll enjoy what I’m about to share with […]

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