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Werenski’s OT goal lifts Blue Jackets over Blues 3-2

Nov. 15, 2019 11:25 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Columbus Blue Jackets coach John Tortorella hopes an overtime victory over the defending Stanley Cup champions will loosen up his team, which he says has been a bundle of nerves lately. “I hope a win will relax this hockey club,” Tortorella said shortly after Zach...

Coyotes snap Blues' 7-game win streak, 3-2 in shootout

Nov. 13, 2019 12:41 AM EST

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A tired Arizona Coyotes team showed what you can do on little sleep. Nick Schmaltz and Conor Garland scored in the shootout, and the Coyotes snapped the St. Louis Blues' seven-game winning streak with a 3-2 victory Tuesday night. The Coyotes landed at 1 a.m. Tuesday after flying in from...

Schwartz finishes 3-on-0 to lift Blues over Canucks in OT

Nov. 6, 2019 3:13 AM EST

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — As the puck slid up the ice with only St. Louis players in pursuit, Jaden Schwartz found himself in the middle of a situation he'd never experienced before. He certainly made the most of it. Schwartz scored on a 3-on-0 break at 3:28 of overtime to give the Blues a 2-1...

David Perron scores in OT, Blues beat Blue Jackets 4-3

Nov. 2, 2019 12:07 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — When the St. Louis Blues headed into overtime, the focus turned to David Perron. The winger some are calling Mr. Overtime didn't disappoint. Perron scored eight seconds into the extra session to give the Blues a 4-3 comeback victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Friday night. "He's got...

Binnington leads Blues past Wild 2-1

Oct. 31, 2019 12:09 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The St. Louis Blues are going to need contributions from all over their roster to make up for the loss of star forward Vladimir Tarasenko. Jordan Binnington led the way Wednesday night. Binnington made 35 saves and Alex Pietrangelo snapped a tie in the third period, leading the Blues to a...

Bruins blank Blues 3-0 in 1st meeting since losing Cup final

Oct. 26, 2019 11:17 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — The stakes were drastically different for Boston's first meeting with St. Louis this season. Regardless, the Bruins made sure the Blues left town with a loss this time. David Pastrnak scored his team-leading 11th goal, Tuukka Rask stopped 26 shots for his second shutout and the Bruins beat...

Blues score three power play goals, beat Kings 5-2

Oct. 25, 2019 12:13 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Robert Thomas missed the first part of the season to an upper body injury. He's starting to find his game now. Alex Pietrangelo and Thomas scored goals in a two-minute span of the second period and the St. Louis Blues came back to beat the Los Angeles Kings 5-2 on Thursday night. "Anytime...

Tarasenko has goal, 2 assists as Blues beat Avalanche 3-1

Oct. 22, 2019 1:34 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Vladimir Tarasenko doesn't like talking about himself. Alex Pietrangelo, however, doesn't mind talking about his teammate. Tarasenko had a goal and two assists to help the St. Louis Blues beat the Colorado Avalanche 3-1 Monday night, snapping a four-game losing streak. "When he gets going,...

Cup champion Blues visit Trump at White House as full team

Oct. 15, 2019 6:36 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump honored the Stanley Cup champion St. Louis Blues on Tuesday, using the occasion to announce an envoy to Turkey, mention the economy and an agriculture deal with China and laugh off the possibility of impeachment. For the Blues, it was more of a last chance to...

Islanders stun Blues with 3-2 overtime win

Oct. 14, 2019 6:03 PM EDT

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — The New York Islanders have been struggling to score in the early going this season so their late outburst plus an overtime winner against the defending champions provided a welcome boost. Defenseman Devon Toews scored at 1:13 of overtime to complete a stunning late-game comeback by...