Granato to Coach Blues Affiliate

The Blues have named Don Granato to coach their top minor league affiliate in Worcester, Massachusetts. Granato was coaching another Blues affiliate in Peria, Illinois. In six years as a coach, Granato’s teams have won three championships.

Blues’ Rierden Breaks Foot

Blues defenseman Todd Rierden is recovering from surgery on his foot. Rierden broke three bones during an off-ice workout. The Blues have signed a pair of minor league free agents to multi-year contracts. Forward Chris Murray played in 32 games with the Dallas Stars...

Blues May Want Lemieux

Blues general manager Larry Pleau won’t say whether the team has any interest in free agent forward Claude Lemieux. Lemieux has won four Stanley Cups, including last season with the New Jersey Devils. He is 35 years old, and is reportedly seeking a four year...

Blues Reward Roberts with Extension

The St. Louis Blues have rewarded assistant coach Jim Roberts with a contract extension through the 2001-2002 season. Roberts, who is 59, has spent the last four years with the Blues after a stint as coach and GM of their minor league affiliate in Worcester. Roberts...

Saturday Night’s Alright for (Hockey) Fighting

Blues fans should keep the end of the week free next season. The Blues have released their schedule, and 33 of their 41 home games will be played on Thursday, Friday or Saturday, including 17 Saturday games. The Blues open the season October 5th in Phoenix, and play...