Jori Lehtera

Who really won the Brayden Schenn trade?

June 12, 2018

 (Photo Credit: Getty Images) Nearly an entire year since the Flyers traded Schenn to the Blues for Lehtera, a 2017 1st round pick (Morgan Frost) and a 2018 pick. The Blues fans’ social media narrative for the first couple months was “Tee hee!  Lehtera for Schenn SUCKERS”. Then when the Blues traded Stastny and looked […]

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Late First Round Draft Picks and Managing Your Draft Expectations

March 13, 2018

(PhotoCredit: Jeff Curry-USAToday) I attended the 1996 draft held in St. Louis and watched Marty Reasoner‘s selection. He spent parts of three seasons with the Blues before he was traded to Edmonton for Doug Weight. Marty never scored more than 14 goals and 34 points in a season. He didn’t score 100 career goals, 300 […]

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Schenn’s Success in St. Louis

February 14, 2018

ON PACE FOR A CAREER SEASON Brayden Schenn is playing the best hockey of his career right now in St. Louis. The Blues newest center was acquired in the offseason and is leading the team with 54 points in 59 games including 31 assists. He’s also tied with Vladimir Tarasenko for the most goals scored […]

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