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The Miami Herald
Blues could get Backes back for Game 4
After scoring eight goals in the first two games of their playoff series against Chicago, the Blues were shut out 2-0 in Game 3. But there remained a strong confidence in the offense Tuesday, and meanwhile the club could get a boost in its overall game with the return of David Backes in Game 4 on Wednesday at United Center.
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Chicago Blackhawks Get Back Into Series With Shutout Of St. Louis Blues
Apr 21, 2014; Chicago, IL, USA; St. Louis Blues defenseman Alex Pietrangelo is knocked to the ice by Chicago Blackhawks center Andrew Shaw during the second period in game three of the first round of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs at the United Center.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
River Front Times
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Northern Michigan News
Blackhawks try to regain footing without Seabrook
Seabrook was suspended for three games by the NHL on his 29th birthday for his elbow to Backes' head late in the third period of St. Louis' 4-3 overtime win in Game 2. Now Chicago has to dig out of a 2-0 hole without one of its best defensemen in a rocky start to its Stanley Cup title defense.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
Blues stun Blackhawks in OT again
Barret Jackman let the eruption of 19,639 paint the picture. The only responsibility the St. Louis Blues ' defenseman had was firing the puck towards the goal.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
Musick: Hawks' dirty hits worse than loss
Actually, the Blackhawks' veteran defenseman turned his back to the music. Outside the visitors' locker room, a happy ditty played on the organ and filtered through the Scottrade Center after the St. Louis Blues rallied Saturday afternoon to beat the Hawks, 4-3, in overtime.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Belleville News Democrat
Collective effort by Blues making a difference
While they have plenty of top-level talent and some potential stars in their lineup, the Blues rely on a collective approach to beat teams.
Chicago Blackhawks' Game One By The Numbers
It wasn't the greatest night in Chicago sports on Thursday, when the Blackhawks opened their post-season with a triple-overtime loss to the St. Louis Blues.
The Globe and Mail
Photos: The quest for the Stanley Cup
St. Louis Blues goalie Ryan Miller, left, and teammate David Backes prepare fore Game 1 of a first-round NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoff series against the Chicago Blackhawks on Thursday, April 17, 2014, in St. Louis.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Blues beat Blackhawks 4-3 in 3 OTs
A New York jury has heard two widely differing descriptions of an Egyptian imam accused of carrying out terrorism offenses while he led a London mosque.
KMOV-TV Saint Louis
Blues need consistent play to have chance against Blackhawks
OCTOBER 17: Joanthan Toews #19 of the Chicago Blackhawks and David Backes #42 of the St. Louis Blues await the drop of the puck on a face-off at the United Center on October 17, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois.
St. Louis Game Time
Blues vs. Blackhawks Game One Preview: No Oshie? No Problem.
The Blues won't be getting everyone back tonight, though I think that T.J. Oshie not practicing yesterday foreshadowed that development.
KMOV-TV Saint Louis
Blues get healthier, look to make noise vs. Hawks in Game 1
Just as last spring, the St. Louis Blues have the higher seed but the unenviable task of facing the defending Stanley Cup champion in the first round of the playoffs.
Blackhawks and Blues Preview: Round 1
It seems a little surreal that the NHL playoffs are set to begin, considering how quickly the Blackhawks arrived here after an even more surreal ending to last season.
The Matchups: Saint Louis and Chicago
This series could be described as "A Tale of Two Cities In Freefall" by someone who particularly loved Dickens.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
First Round Matchups: Hitchcock vs. Quenneville
With the Chicago Blackhawks and St. Louis Blues set to square off in the playoffs for the first time since 2002, Madhouse Enforcer is taking a look at some of the key matchups that will help decide the series between these Central Division rivals.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Q likes balance of Hawks lines
Coach Joel Quenneville did some shuffling of the lines as well, putting Brandon Saad and Kris Versteeg with Toews on the top line and placing Kane alongside Andrew Shaw and Bryan Bickell on the third line.
KMOV-TV Saint Louis
All injured Blues players expected back in the first round
The Blues' injury situation appears to be improving rather quickly and drastically, as shown by the number of injured players participating in Tuesday's optional skate.
Zawaski: Blackhawks-Blues Mailbag
Instead of writing yet another Blackhawks-Blues series preview as the Stanley Cup playoffs get underway, I decided to take questions from listeners and Twitter followers and do a series mailbag.
Alex Pietrangelo Practices for St. Louis Blues
The St. Louis Blues were without eight regular last Sunday when they took on the Detroit Red Wings.