Nikita Soshnikov

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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Off Beat- Ryan Brennan and Rob Berger, SabreNoise.com

August 6, 2018

SabreNoise.com is the Buffalo branch of the Fansided network. I reached out to Ryan Brennan and Rob Berger in hopes to have a conversation about this off-season. They were kind enough to accept my proposal, and here we are! We plan to stay in touch throughout the season and continue to evaluate the big swap […]

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Blues 2017-18 Season Recap

July 24, 2018

As we anxiously await a new season of St. Louis Blues hockey, we thought it would be fun to recap last season. Let’s take one last look back at some of the things that happened during the 2017-18 season. Blues Get No Respect – The pundits weren’t talking about the Blues being contenders before the […]

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St. Louis Blues: Down The Middle

July 2, 2018

(Photo Credit: Jeffrey T. Barnes / Associated Press) The St. Louis Blues have made some changes, acquiring not one, but two for down the middle. I’m interested in having an idea of what a difference we can expect from St. Louis when looking at the center position. This will be a 5 on 5 comparison […]

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St. Louis Blues: The 3S Problem

June 30, 2018

(Photo Credit: Jack Dempsey / Associated Press) In one of my first articles for Bluesrants.com, I presented the Blues’s “4H Problem”: head, heart, hustle, and hangry. All four of those items were key areas where the Blues could improve on, and were completely within their control to fix. However, they were not the only areas […]

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Building the Team: Internal Options

June 11, 2018

Jeff Curry-USA TODAY Sports Well, here we are, it’s June, the playoffs are over, and the Blues aren’t there, again. We had a really early exit this year, not making the playoffs, not as usual, and we’ve all had time to process the season that wasn’t. We’ve processed, yelled, screamed and cried.  Then we moved […]

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Should They Stay or Should They Go: A Team Review, Part 1. The Forwards

April 14, 2018

 (Photo Credit: Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports) The Season has now drawn to a close. It was a season of ups and downs and overall just plain disappointing. After the rocket hot start this year’s Blues team had, pretty much anything short of a Central Division Championship would have been disappointing. Then January and February happened, […]

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The Luck of The Irish looked Pretty Blue on Saturday Night

March 18, 2018

(PhotoCredit:Vishwanat/Getty Images) The St. Louis Blues battle through the game against the New York Rangers to pick up a win in Overtime. The Blues came out on fire last night and what really kicked it all off was that Chris Thorburn dropped the mitts with Cody McLeod in the first three minutes of the game. This […]

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The Blues Defeated Anaheim 4-2

March 13, 2018

(PhotoCredit: AssociatedPress-ChristineCotter) St. Louis was looking to pick up from right where they left off in Los Angeles, and they did just that against The Ducks. Saturday against LA; The entire St. Louis Blues roster played great across the board. Head Coach, Mike Yeo went with the same lineup for Monday night in Orange County. […]

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St. Louis Blues Lack Offense Against San Jose Sharks

March 9, 2018

(Photo Credit: John Hefti-USAToday) Gameday was interesting, to say the least. Moments before the game, Blues fans found out that Carter Hutton had sustained a neck injury and that he wouldn’t be playing. It’s been said that he was seen stretching after the morning skate and that he may have looked uncomfortable. No one expected […]

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