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Just two months ago, T.J. Oshie was the toast of the country after he duked it out with Team Russia in an Olympics preliminary qualifying match.
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According to Scott Powers of ESPN on Thursday, Canadian Olympic gold medalist Brenden Morrow of the St. Louis Blues will be out for the remainder of the Western Conference quarterfinal series against the Chicago Blackhawks with a lower body injury.
The St. Louis Blues are challenging the Chicago Blackhawks tonight with hopes of leading the series 3-1 by the end of the night.
Facing the prospect of seeing his team pushed to the brink of elimination, Chicago Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville elected to reunite captain Jonathan Toews with Patrick Kane on the same line.
I expected David Backes to be out for, at the very least, the rest of this round.
This time via Matt Cooke's extended left knee, which single-handedly has sidelined core Colorado Avalanche blueliner Tyson Barrie for the next 4-6 weeks with a medial collateral ligament injury.
No, the most graphic was Chicago defenceman Brent Seabrook's launch with his shoulder pad into the head of St. Louis captain David Backes, who didn't see him coming and didn't see much of anything for a few moments after that.
Well OK, "never" is a strong word, but four overtimes in 2 games sure is a lot of hockey.
Tonight the St. Louis Blues will head to Chicago to take on the Blackhawks in what should be a rowdy and entertaining Game Three.
Apr 19, 2014; St. Louis, MO, USA; Chicago Blackhawks center Jonathan Toews makes a pass as St. Louis Blues defenseman Alex Pietrangelo defends during the third period in game two of the first round of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs at Scottrade Center.
Blues captain David Backes took a vicious hit from Blackhawks defenseman Brent Seabrook during Saturday's game.
In the moments following the Blackhawks' Brent Seabrook's punishing, dirty hit on the Blues' David Backes on Saturday in Game 2 of their Western Conference first-round playoff series, both teams engaged in trash talk.
Four series head into Game 3 tonight and three of those see teams looking to take a 3-0 series lead.
Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Brent Seabrook unleashed a dirty hit Saturday on David Backes of the St. Louis in Game 2 of their playoff series Saturday.
Patrik Berglund has missed the first two games of the St. Louis Blues' series against the Chicago Blackhawks.