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David Backes

  1. Hitchcock’s Backes update: He’s not great

    Apr 19, 2014, 7:22 PM EDT

    St Louis Blues v Pittsburgh Penguins

    The Blues coach mostly pleads the fifth.

  2. Seabrook: ‘I was just trying to make a play on Backes’

    Apr 19, 2014, 6:52 PM EDT

    Brent Seabrook

    His play may wind up costing him a suspension.

  3. Blues come back to stun Blackhawks 4-3 in overtime, take 2-0 series lead

    Apr 19, 2014, 6:29 PM EDT

    Alex Pietrangelo

    Things changed fast late in the third period.

  4. Video: Bryan Bickell goes knee-on-knee with Vladimir Sobotka

    Apr 19, 2014, 6:11 PM EDT

    Chicago Blackhawks v St. Louis Blues - Game Two

    His penalty got things going in the wrong direction for Chicago.

  5. Oshie returns to Blues lineup for Game 2

    Apr 19, 2014, 3:09 PM EDT

    T.J. Oshie

    He’s missed three games with an upper-body injury.

  6. Video: Hjalmarsson lands big hit on Backes

    Apr 17, 2014, 10:58 PM EDT

    hjar

    The Blues forward is usually the aggressor.

  7. Oshie and Berglund out, Tarasenko in for Blues tonight vs. ‘Hawks

    Apr 17, 2014, 12:41 PM EDT

    OshieBerglund

    Game 1 gets underway at Scottrade at 8 p.m. ET (on NBCSN).

  8. Pressing question: Can the Blues get back on track?

    Apr 15, 2014, 11:22 AM EDT

    Roman Polak, Jakub Kindl, Pavel Datsyuk, Justin Abdelkader

    St. Louis has lost six straight while being outscored 22-5.

  9. Red Wings add to limping Blues misery in season finale

    Apr 13, 2014, 3:13 PM EDT

    Darren Helm, Ryan Miller

    Will St. Louis be able to turn things around for the playoffs?

  10. Here are your first round matchups

    Apr 13, 2014, 3:00 PM EDT

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    There will be plenty of interesting series off the bat.

  11. Blues’ Berglund injured against Stars

    Apr 12, 2014, 12:38 AM EDT

    St. Louis Blues v Detroit Red Wings

    Just keeps piling up in St. Louis.

  12. Scoring sensation Rattie to make Blues debut tonight

    Apr 11, 2014, 6:35 PM EDT

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    The 32nd overall pick at the 2011 NHL Entry Draft.

  13. Black n’ Blues: St. Louis loses Morrow, another forward, to injury

    Apr 11, 2014, 10:33 AM EDT

    BrendenMorrow2

    That’s four, if you’re keeping count.

  14. Blues captain Backes (foot) out tonight, ‘potentially’ until playoffs

    Apr 10, 2014, 2:30 PM EDT

    backesgetty

    With St. Louis in danger of losing top spot in the Central Division.,

  15. East update: Caps stay alive as Detroit, Columbus also win

    Apr 8, 2014, 11:15 PM EDT

    Alexander Steen, Nate Schmidt

    Meanwhile, the St. Louis Blues experience rare struggles.

  16. Get your game notes: Caps at Blues

    Apr 8, 2014, 11:33 AM EDT

    Ken Hitchcock

    Only four goals in the month of April for each team.

  17. NHL coaches give picks for Jack Adams, Selke, Calder

    Apr 8, 2014, 10:53 AM EDT

    NASHVILLE, TN - MARCH 25: Nathan MacKinnon #29 of the Colorado Avalanche skates against the Nashville Predators at Bridgestone Arena on March 25, 2014 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Frederick Breedon/Getty Images)

    They seem to mostly be on the same page.

  18. Roy calls Backes ‘gutless’ for altercation with MacKinnon

    Apr 5, 2014, 5:48 PM EDT

    backesmackinnon

    Saturday’s Blues – Avs game got ugly in the third period.

  19. Varlamov shuts out Blues in Avs’ 50th victory

    Apr 5, 2014, 5:02 PM EDT

    DENVER, CO - APRIL 03: Goalie Semyon Varlamov #1 of the Colorado Avalanche makes a glove save against the New York Rangers at Pepsi Center on April 3, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. The Avalanche defeated the Rangers 3-2 in an overtime shootout.

    Nathan MacKinnon is the first rookie to 60 points.

  20. Should Minnesota keep starting Kuemper?

    Mar 28, 2014, 11:03 AM EDT

    Darcy Kuemper

    Based on the last two games, probably not.

  21. Bernier can’t save wilting Leafs against Blues; Toronto drops sixth in a row

    Mar 25, 2014, 9:47 PM EDT

    St. Louis Blues v Toronto Maple Leafs

    Their returning goalie gave them a chance, though.

  22. Playoffs denied: Blues, Elliott shut out Penguins 1-0

    Mar 23, 2014, 4:11 PM EDT

    Evgeni Malkin, Brian Elliott

    Pittsburgh will have to clinch another day.

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