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  1. Bergeron wins third Selke Trophy in four years

    Jun 24, 2015, 7:26 PM EDT

    2015 NHL Awards - Show

    It was close this year though.

  2. Get to know a draft pick — Pavel Zacha

    Jun 24, 2015, 2:12 PM EDT

    2015 NHL Combine

    The big Czech center has high-end offensive skill, and plays with an edge.

  3. Will the Blues make a big move this week?

    Jun 22, 2015, 11:19 AM EDT

    T.J. Oshie, Marco Scandella

    T.J. Oshie’s name is out there.

  4. ‘I’ve got no issues’ with Hitchcock, says Blues captain Backes

    May 26, 2015, 2:46 PM EDT

    Ken Hitchcock, David Backes, Dmitrij Jaskin, Paul Stastny, Patrik Berglund

    “Does he ride guys hard and has he been on my case at times, where it’s made me angry? Yes. But he does it in the light of trying to make our team better, trying to make each individual player better.”

  5. Report: Blues will stick with Hitchcock ‘barring anything dramatic’

    May 24, 2015, 7:37 PM EDT

    Chicago Blackhawks v St Louis Blues

    No clarification on what would qualify as “dramatic.”

  6. Blues need more — much more — from Backes, Stastny and Oshie

    Apr 21, 2015, 12:58 PM EDT

    St Louis Blues v Arizona Coyotes

    The trio is scoreless through three games.

  7. Tarasenko’s hat trick has the Wild singing the Blues

    Apr 18, 2015, 6:30 PM EDT

    This series is all tied up at 1-1.

  8. Backes: ‘We needed to capitalize on a few more chances’

    Apr 17, 2015, 2:20 AM EDT

    Minnesota earns the 1-0 series lead.

  9. Wild beat the Blues for the second time in a week

    Mar 21, 2015, 5:05 PM EDT

    Justin Fontaine

    Fontaine led the way with a three point day.

  10. Jackman scratched; ‘I’m sure he’s not pleased,’ says Backes

    Mar 17, 2015, 4:30 PM EDT

    St Louis Blues v Colorado Avalanche

    “It’s extremely tough to see a guy that puts it all on the line every night to be sitting out.”

  11. Video: Luongo robs Backes with a glove save

    Feb 15, 2015, 6:05 PM EDT

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    The Blues’ captain had a wide open net.

  12. Video: Hossa, Blackhawks double up the Blues

    Feb 8, 2015, 5:00 PM EDT

    Chicago Blackhawks right wing Marian Hossa, of Slovakia, celebrates with Andrew Shaw (65) after Hossa scored against the Nashville Predators in the first period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Jan. 21, 2012, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

    Chicago concludes its seven game road trip with a 4-3-0 record.

  13. Backes defends his play after boarding Alzner

    Feb 3, 2015, 7:31 PM EDT

    David Backes

    He was ejected from the game, but wasn’t suspended.

  14. Blues hoping to fill the Shattenkirk ‘void’

    Feb 3, 2015, 2:54 PM EDT

    Kevin Shattenkirk

    “He’s a vital part of our team.”

  15. Report: No supplemental discipline for Backes after Alzner hit

    Feb 2, 2015, 11:45 AM EDT

    backesalzner

    Blues captain was tossed from Sunday’s win.

  16. Steen, Blues hold on against Ovechkin, Capitals

    Feb 1, 2015, 4:03 PM EDT

    St Louis Blues v Arizona Coyotes

    Both forwards had two goals apiece.

  17. David Backes ejected after boarding, bloodying Karl Alzner

    Feb 1, 2015, 2:27 PM EDT

    bloodyalzner

    St. Louis killed the five-minute major.

  18. NHL on NBCSN: Blues try to stay hot against Capitals

    Feb 1, 2015, 10:37 AM EDT

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    Washington Capitals v St. Louis Blues

    St. Louis is 9-0-1 in its last 10 games.

  19. Blues extend win streak to four with victory in Carolina

    Jan 31, 2015, 12:15 AM EDT

    Cam Ward, Kevin Shattenkirk

    Shattenkirk had the shootout winner.

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