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Vladimir Tarasenko hat-trick evens Blues series with Wild

Vladimir Tarasenko hat-trick evens Blues series with Wild

yahoo.com thehockeynews.com ESPN.com Updated 43 minutes ago
The St. Louis Blues have Vladimir Tarasenko. The Minnesota Wild don’t. And it was this advantage that proved the difference for the Blues on their Saturday Game 2 first round 4-1 win over the Wild, on the scoreboard and on nightly highlight shows. Becau…
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  • Which Game 1 loser faces the most pressure to win Game 2?

    Which Game 1 loser faces the most pressure to win Game 2?

    thehockeynews.com Apr 17 (yesterday)
    If you’ve just lost Game 1 of the Stanley Cup playoffs or if you’re annoyed at the header of this article, you’re likely thinking, “Sheesh, it’s one game, this is not news, mountain out of a molehill,” etc. And you’d be right in certain cases. You’d be …
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  • Sense of unease setting in early in St. Louis as Blues fall in …

    Sense of unease setting in early in St. Louis as Blues fall in Game 1 to stingy Wild

    thehockeynews.com yahoo.com Apr 17 (yesterday)
    Over the course of 82 regular-season games this season, the St. Louis Blues established themselves as a very difficult hockey team to beat. What they’ve yet to establish themselves as, though, is a team with the ability to do some serious damage in the …
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  • Minnesota Wild rookie Matt Dumba’s first career NHL playoff goa…

    Minnesota Wild rookie Matt Dumba’s first career NHL playoff goal is a blast to remember

    thehockeynews.com Apr 16 (2 days ago)
    At this time last year, defenseman Matt Dumba was in the WHL playoffs with the Portland Winterhawks, who eventually won that league’s Western Conference championship for the fourth consecutive season. The 20-year-old may not get that far in the NHL with…
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  • Red Wings, Blues gamble on goalie controversies to start playof…

    Red Wings, Blues gamble on goalie controversies to start playoffs

    yahoo.com Apr 16 (3 days ago)
    The St. Louis Blues and Detroit Red Wings no longer share a division, but this postseason they share a particular circumstance: Having two goaltenders that are steady if never spectacular veterans, and have middling postseason track records; and two oth…
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  • Stanley Cup Playoff Preview: St. Louis Blues vs. Minnesota Wild

    Stanley Cup Playoff Preview: St. Louis Blues vs. Minnesota Wild

    yahoo.com Apr 15 (3 days ago)
    (Ed. Note: There are five Canadian teams in the 2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs, trying their hardest to recapture Lord Stanley’s Cup and return it to the Great White North after it’s been in the grimy, unworthy hands of American teams since 1994. Here is Puc…
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  • Blues to start Allen in Game 1 against Wild

    Blues to start Allen in Game 1 against Wild

    NHL.com Apr 15 (3 days ago)
    HAZELWOOD, Mo. -- Jake Allen was named as the St. Louis Blues starting goaltender for Game 1 of their Western Conference First Round Series on Thursday against the Minnesota Wild (9:30 p.m. ET; NBCSN, SN360, TVA Sports 3, FS-N, FS-WI, FS-MW). T...
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  • Unspecific injury has Matt Cooke's availability in question for…

    Unspecific injury has Matt Cooke's availability in question for Wild in Game 1 vs. Blues

    NHL.com yahoo.com Apr 14 (4 days ago)
    ST. PAUL, Minn. - Minnesota Wild left wing Matt Cooke has an injury that has clouded his availability for Game 1 of the first-round playoff series against the St. Louis Blues. Cooke did not practice Tuesday, due to what Wild coach Mike Yeo wo...
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  • Hitchcock not revealing Game 1 goaltender for Blues

    Hitchcock not revealing Game 1 goaltender for Blues

    NHL.com Apr 13 (5 days ago)
    ST. LOUIS -- St. Louis Blues coach Ken Hitchcock has kept everyone guessing regarding his starting goalie for Game 1 of the Western Conference First Round against the Minnesota Wild on Thursday (9:30 p.m. ET; NBCSN, TVA, SN360, FS-N, FW-MW, FS-WI)...
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  • New Leafs coach must be hired based on on-ice philosophy, not N…

    New Leafs coach must be hired based on on-ice philosophy, not NHL resume or familiarity factor

    thehockeynews.com Apr 12 (6 days ago)
    With interim coach Peter Horachek included in team president Brendan Shanahan’s housecleaning Sunday, the Maple Leafs are going to have their fourth bench boss in three years by the time the 2015-16 season begins. And although it’s tempting for Leafs fa…
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  • 2015 Stanley Cup Playoff Preview: St. Louis Blues vs. Minnesota…

    2015 Stanley Cup Playoff Preview: St. Louis Blues vs. Minnesota Wild

    thehockeynews.com ESPN.com Apr 12 (7 days ago)
    HOW THEY WIN BLUES: St. Louis is stacked at every skater position. Take a gander at the deep, skilled forward corps. The usual groupings of David Backes between Alexander Steen and T.J. Oshie and Jori Lehtera between Jaden Schwartz and Vladimir Tarasenk…
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  • Tarasenko, Steen set to return Saturday for Blues

    Tarasenko, Steen set to return Saturday for Blues

    NHL.com Apr 10
    ST. LOUIS -- It won't be a meaningless game Saturday for the St. Louis Blues, who have a chance to clinch the top seed in the Western Conference. They will also welcome back left wing Alexander Steen, right wing Vladimir Tarasenko and defensem...
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  • St. Louis Blues beat Blackhawks, win Central Division

    St. Louis Blues beat Blackhawks, win Central Division

    yahoo.com Apr 9
    The St. Louis Blues are your Central Division champions. And they have hats to prove it. We know this thanks to the photo work of Jeremy Rutherford of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Central Division champ hats. #stlblues pic.twitter.com/5MgpJN9eC4— Jeremy…
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  • Video - Jets Win In Shootout 01:01

    Jets Win In Shootout

    Mar 19
    Andrew Ladd's shootout goal lifted the Jets past the Blues 2-1.
  • Video - 'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHL 16:06

    'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHL

    Mar 17
    John Buccigross, Barry Melrose and Scott Burnside kick around the rule changes proposed by the general managers, look at the turmoil in San Jose and make their picks at the tight race for the Presidents' Trophy.
  • Video - Blues Blank Stars 00:43

    Blues Blank Stars

    Mar 15
    Jake Allen had 28 saves while Vladimir Tarasenko scored his 34th goal of the season in St. Louis' 3-0 win over Dallas.
  • Video - Big Third Period Lifts Wild To Win 01:22

    Big Third Period Lifts Wild To Win

    Mar 14
    The Wild scored two goals in the third period and went on to beat the Blues 3-1.

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