James Guillory-USA TODAY Sports Would he be an upgrade? Of course. Will it happen Fans are getting antsy if their teams isn’t in the final four of the Stanley Cup playoffs. The slightest bit of available player news sets off a ream of speculation - and the news yesterday that the Carolina Hurricanes are allowing Dougie Hamilton to talk to other teams is exactly that … [Read more...] about Here comes the Dougie Hamilton speculation
Photo by Keith Gillett/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images Kaspick can bolster the Blues’ offense in the future. The St. Louis Blues signed Tanner Kaspick to a one-year, two-way contract extension. From the press release: Kaspick’s deal is worth $750,000 in the NHL and $80,000 in the AHL. The Blues originally selected Kaspick with the 119th overall pick in the fourth … [Read more...] about Blues sign Tanner Kaspick to contract extension
It does remind me fondly of Bobby Two years ago, the St. Louis Blues were mere hours away from accomplishing what had long eluded them: a date with Lord Stanley. Like a real date; none of this “long looks and short hugs” bullshit. They drank from it, ate from it, and celebrated the day like kings. For a summer, they were just that. I remember the night they won Game 7. The … [Read more...] about Did the Blues finally winning the Cup make future losses a little easier to handle?
Whatever in the world that entails next time. Two years ago, the Blues did something that no one expected them to: they shattered our reliable collective persona as long suffering Blues fans. the 2019 Stanley Cup championship wasn’t even on anyone’s radar as a possibility as the disastrous first half of the season kept chugging along. Only towards the end of their improbable … [Read more...] about “We Went Blues” reminds us that we can go Blues again
Photo by Joe Puetz/NHLI via Getty Images The Yotes are in need of a new head coach. Blues alumni Mike Van Ryn may soon be an “alumni coach” if the Arizona Coyotes have anything to say about it. Van Ryn, who played for the Blues from 2000-2003, has been their defensive coach and has worked with the team since 2018. The Coyotes parted ways with their former head coach … [Read more...] about The Arizona Coyotes will be interviewing Blues assistant coach Mike Van Ryn