Stephen R. Sylvanie-USA TODAY Sports This is the first time that the Blues and Alex Pietrangelo will see each other this season. The Blues get to put yet another game two loss behind them and fly to Las Vegas today. You win some, you lose some, but the Blues’ pattern of dropping the second game of two-game sets is getting a little obvious. So obvious, that head coach … [Read more...] about Blues at Golden Knights preview: Hello old friend
Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images The Knights are the best in the West right now. Tonight’s game shouldn’t be a problem at a- Let’s see if the #stlblues can crack the top line of Pacioretty-Stephenson-Stone tonight. https://t.co/UZ6QXcBgFd— ThinMints (@MoeErrett) January 26, 2021 Well, nuts. Since the Blues are still struggling on the power play, let’s just go … [Read more...] about Blues at Vegas Golden Knights GameDay Thread: Consistency is the key
Photo by Jeff Bottari/NHLI via Getty Images Blown leads. Dumb Penalties. Justin Faulk fighting. Alex Pietrangelo getting worked. Jordan Binnington. Vegas baby! The Golden Knights coaching staff wasn’t on the bench tonight. Instead their GM and AHL staff manned the helm for this one. So this game was already wacky before it even got started. First Period - Less than … [Read more...] about Blues Vs. Golden Knights Recap – Viva Loss Vegas.
Jeff Curry-USA TODAY Sports Berube’s keeping his starter close to his chest. It’s the second game of the Blues’ first back to back tonight, and no one knows who the starter is at the time of the writing of this gameday thread. Will Binnington go again after a strong performance last night and a day off tomorrow? Will it be Husso, who was left out to dry in … [Read more...] about Kings at Blues GameDay Thread: Who’s in net?
Jeff Curry-USA TODAY Sports The Blues are still taking too many penalties per game. The Blues’ penalty kill is getting better, inching up to 27th in the league with a 65.4% effectiveness rate. That’s good, because the Blues are sixth in the league in penalties right now. They’ve been disciplined in previous seasons, but this year that’s apparently being tossed out of … [Read more...] about Kings at Blues preview: Stay outta the damn box