Blues Ride Youngsters to Victory

Thanks to the kids, the Blues lead their best of seven series with San Jose, one game to none, after a 5-3 win over the Sharks. Rookie Jochen Hecht, who is 22, scored twice for the Blues, and added an assist. Marty Reasoner and Lubos Bartecko, both 23, and veteran...

Blues Open A Day Early

The Blues have one less day to prepare for the playoffs. The NHL has moved the Blues’ opener against the San Jose Sharks up to Wednesday, instead of Thursday. The schedule was changed after it had been approved, to accomodate television. Blues officials say they...

Blues Draw Sharks in Round One

Finally, the Blues know who their first round playoff opponent will be. The San Jose Sharks lost their season finale Sunday night, to drop into 8th place in the Western Conference, giving them a first-round matchup with St. Louis. The Blues lost their finale Sunday,...

Blues Clinch Best Record

For the first time in franchise history, the Blues are officially the best team in the NHL. The Blues thrilled the Kiel Center crowd with a come-from behind 6-5 win over Calgary last night, to clinch the best overall record. Captain Chris Pronger says he’s glad...

Blues Reward Pleau with Extension

On the verge of clinching the NHL’s best record, the Blues have rewarded the man who put the team together. General Manger Larry Pleau has received a contract extension through the 2003-2004 season. Pleau took over in June, 1997, inheriting a roster that had...
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