NHL playoff watch standings update

8:00 AM ET Tim KavanaghESPN.com Close Tim Kavanagh is a senior NHL editor for ESPN. He’s a native of upstate New York. Following a wild, 10-game slate on Saturday, the NHL schedule-makers provide another eight matchups for us on Sunday. Leading the way are a pair of intradivisional clash: the Colorado Avalanche visit the Minnesota … Read more

NHL Buzz: Krug out week to week with upper-body injury for Blues

st. Louis Blues Torey Krug is out week to week for the Blues with an upper-body injury. The defenseman left in the second period of a 5-2 win against the Washington Capitals on Tuesday. “It’s really tough. Valuable player for us,” Blues coach Craig Berube said Thursday. “It is what it is, but it is … Read more

Blues get Leddy, Witkowski in deadline day deal

About an hour before the NHL’s 2 pm Trade Deadline, St. Louis Blues General Manager Doug Armstrong made a big move, acquiring defensemen Nick Leddy and Luke Witkowski from the Detroit Red Wings. To make the move possible, Detroit retained 50 percent of Leddy’s salary in the deal. In exchange, the Red Wings received forward … Read more

NHL Buzz: Murray out weeks for Avalanche with fracture

Welcome to the NHL Buzz. Throughout the 2021-22 season, NHL.com will have you covered with the latest news. Colorado Avalanche Ryan Murray is out indefinitely for the Avalanche with a fracture in his arm. The defenseman was injured Monday blocking a shot in the first period of a 3-2 overtime win against the Edmonton Oilers. … Read more

st. Louis Blues To Acquire Nick Leddy

The St. Louis Blues have made their defensive addition, accquiring Nick Leddy from the Detroit Red Wings in exchange for Oskar Sundqvist and Jack Walman and a second-round pick in 2023. The Blues will also receive Luke Witkowski in the deal, giving them some more depth (at multiple positions, even). Lou Korac of NHL.com reports … Read more

Blues season ticket holders receive replica championship rings

RELATED LINK: Photo Gallery Attending every St. Louis Blues home game apparently isn’t the only perk of being a season ticket holder. On Monday and Tuesday, Blues full season ticket holders were invited to Enterprise Center to receive their very own replica Stanley Cup championship ring from the 2019 season. In addition, attendees at the … Read more

Igor Shesterkin yanked as Rangers get pounded by Blues

ST. LOUIS — The Rangers may need to burn the tape on their latest game, but there are still lessons to be learned from it. For a team that has often followed a frustrating loss with an enthusiastic win, the Rangers allowed a desperate Blues squad to have its way Thursday night at Enterprise Center, … Read more

Deadline Notes: Giroux, McBain, Boeser

A new team may have entered the Claude Giroux sweepstakes. As the Philadelphia Flyers’ franchise player mulls his future as a pending unrestricted free agent, it is expected that multiple teams will be in conversation with Flyers’ GM Chuck Fletcher to attempt to land Giroux. Much of the conversation has so far centered around the … Read more

Even the players had goose bumps when Gretzky made his St. Louis Blues debut | st. Louis Blues

Bernie Miklasz St. Louis Post-Dispatch On March 5, 1996, Wayne Gretzky made his home debut as a member of the St. Louis Blues. The biggest crowd in team history showed up to watch him. Here is how we covered the night. Those who saw it never will forget it, this vision of Wayne Gretzky, wearing … Read more