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HELLO NURSE

In 2013, the Oilers used their 7th overall pick to draft a tall, lanky, athletic defenseman with top four potential. After two more seasons of grooming in the OHL and 20+ lbs of added weight, Darnell Nurse has filled out into an all-around, physical two-way d-man who is the Oiler’s best bet of a future top pairing defenseman. 997 more words

Tarasenko really wants to win a Cup, apparently

Vladimir Tarasenko had a conference call with reporters this morning, the day after his eight-year, $60 million extension with the Blues was announced.

Can you sense a theme? 263 more words

NHL Wide

Blues add depth on D, sign Benoit

Defenseman Andre Benoit has agreed to a one-year, two-way contract with the St. Louis Blues.

From the press release:

Benoit, 31, dressed in 59 regular season games with the Buffalo Sabres last season, posting nine points (one goal, eight assists) and 20 penalty minutes. 93 more words

St. Louis Blues

Shattenkirk's agent downplays trade rumors

After another first-round playoff exit, many expected some sort of roster shake-up in St. Louis — and over the last week or so, rumors have swirled about a potential Kevin Shattenkirk trade. 241 more words

Eliminate the competition playing daily fantasy hockey

A pair of elimination games highlight the National Hockey League schedule Friday, whereas the series between the St. Louis Blues and Minnesota Wild is deadlocked at 2-2 and has the makings to be a seven-game barn burner. 493 more words

Hockey

Shattenkirk lighting it up as Blues play 'our game'

Following Wednesday’s 6-1 whipping of Minnesota in Game 4 of their opening round series, Blues head coach Ken Hitchcock had a telling quote:

“This is our game. 280 more words