Blues Rants

Center Stage Support – O’Reilly and Stastny

August 16, 2018

Photo Credit:  Paul Stastny – Billy Hurst / Ryan O’Reilly – Kevin Hoffman (USA Today Sports) Additions and subtractions define the mentality and character of any professional sports team. Depth is a must. You have to work together. You have to play with pride for the team that you’re on. Sometimes, those additions and subtractions […]

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Off Beat- Nathan Mallet, RunningWithTheHerd.com

August 14, 2018

I got the absolute privilege to have a chat with Nathan Mallet, founder of RunningWithTheHerd.com. The San Antonio Rampage will be the St. Louis Blues top AHL affiliate this year, and Nathan talks about what he is excited about covering, and what he is hopeful of seeing, as the Blues bring all of their AHL […]

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St. Louis Blues Defensive Prospect: Tyler Tucker

August 13, 2018

(Photo Credit: Terry Wilson Photography) Tyler Tucker is an 18-year-old defenseman, standing 6’1″ and weighing in at 203 lbs. He’s a stay-at-home type with a simple approach. Responsible, competitive, physical. He bolsters these attributes with great skating and a solid outlet pass. While not being known for his offensive contributions, I still recommend watching this […]

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Make or Break- Alexander Steen

August 11, 2018

(Photo Credit: Bryan Rempel / USA TODAY Sports) Alexander Steen is underappreciated, we’ve written that story before. He is the active leader for the Blues in career games played with the note on his chest, he’s 7th in career points and he has created some of the most indelible moments for the team, over the […]

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Carter Hutton: Great Goalie, Better Person. One Inspired Child.

August 10, 2018

(PhotoCredit: FanCaveSports) Every once and a while, a child gets to meet their hero. That hero has so much power and can have such an impact on the child, leaving life-long memories that they may cherish forever. I want to shine some light on a 9-year-old hockey player from right here in St. Louis. She […]

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Off Beat- With Art Middleton, JetsNation.CA

August 9, 2018

In this edition of Off Beat I got the pleasure to chat with Art Middleton, aka GameTimeArt, from JetsNation.ca! Art talks about his love of the Jets, his favorite Jet, and how he thinks the road to the top spot of the division goes through Winnipeg. Hey Art, let’s start with a short bio about […]

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The Chirp Presents: Respecting The Note

August 8, 2018

As many Blues fans know by now, Respect The Note has become one of the biggest forums for Blues coverage on Twitter over the last handful of years or so.  Whether it be free agency rumors, trade rumors, or simply just opinions on the state of the team, RTN has always delivered top notch coverage.  […]

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StLouisGameTime Crossover with Dan Buffa

August 8, 2018

(Featured Photo: SBNation) I’m really excited to have Dan Buffa for this interview. First off, I extend a big “Thank You” to him for his participation. Dan’s a well-known sports mind around St. Louis; an STL native that is very active in our sports community. It’s a pleasure to bring light upon him to our […]

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Make or Break- Robby Fabbri

August 7, 2018

(Photo Credit: Kathy Kmonicek/Associated Press) This year is a big year for the Blues. GM Doug Armstrong and Chairman Tom Stillman have infused excitement and talent into a lineup that was one point away from the playoffs last year. Ryan O’Reilly, David Perron, Tyler Bozak, and Patrick Maroon have been added to the roster, and […]

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Stan Mikita 1940-2018

August 7, 2018

Stan Mikita, the Blackhawks’ legend, has died. He was 78. Stan played 22 seasons in the NHL, all wearing a Blackhawks sweater, he was a 2 time MVP and led the league in scoring 4 times. He helped Chicago capture a Stanley Cup in 1961. He was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame in […]

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