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  1. The Hockey News Logo Rankings: Blues Classic Logo At Number ThreeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | St. Louis Game Time

    ... pretty obviously bored this summer, what with their lists and awards for grit and competitiveness (congrats, David Backes !) and whatnot. I'm about 100% sure that they've done this before, but they're listing the top logos in the NHL, and the Blues ...

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  2. I'm here for TJ Oshie. Not so much for Steve Ott.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Stanley Cup of Chowder

    ... Oshie is one of the NHL players you can't help but love, you're either a liar or a secret Russian. Listen up: David Backes is an American hero who loves freedom and saving puppies and kittens from the mean streets of Sochi and St. Louis. A search on ...

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  3. Blues to introduce Stastny and new-look gear at Ballpark VillageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Belleville News Democrat

    ... at Ballpark Village near Busch Stadium. Fans are invited to attend the event, which will include Blues captain David Backes and the team's alternate captains. They will get to see the franchise's new jerseys and have an opportunity to win prizes. ...

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  4. Blues need Paul Stastny to be their key to a Stanley CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | MSNBC

    ... and sets up others. That should work great for St. Louis' goal scorers Alex Steen , Vladimir Tarasenko , and David Backes . In last season's playoffs, Stastny was a beast for the Avalanche with 10 points in the seven game series loss to the ...

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  5. Backes and Pietrangelo are top-50 players in EA's NHL 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 10 | FrozenNotes.com

    ... That changed when EA unveiled their top-50 player, based on ratings, for the game which comes out in September. David Backes and Alex Pietrangelo cracked the top-50 list, checking in at 38th and 31st, respectively. Backes received an 89 rating in ...

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  6. On NHL Rfa Offer Sheets: Scarcity not just about GM 'old boys network'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 8 | Lighthouse Hockey

    ... members of the network, have been attacked before. Vancouver tried it when they were with the Blues , signing David Backes to an offer sheet. Now granted, you could argue that this was a departure and in fact an outside-the-boys-network move since ...

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  7. Wednesday Links - Go See Sir Paul, If You CanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | St. Louis Game Time

    ... McCartney and you have the means to do so . . . do it. If you've been paying attention to the Twitter feed of David Backes this offseason, you knew that he and his wife Kelly were involved with a special trip to Nairobi, Kenya to provide hearing ...

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  8. Hitchcock takes over Blues' Twitter, answers fanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... into the lines? #AskHitch Look for pairs. Oshie-Backes, Schwartz-Tarasenko, Steen-Lindstrom T.J. Oshie and David Backes have been a pair for quite some time (dating back to David Perron's 21-goals-in-57-games season in 2011-12), while Jaden ...

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  9. Road to the Stanley CupRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | Mid Rivers Newsmagazine Front Page

    ... appeared in six games, scoring two goals, at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia along with new teammates David Backes, T.J. Oshie and Shattenkirk. "When you saw Paul as a kid, he was a kid who made the other kids better," Sanderson said. ...

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  10. Fantasy Hockey: New values for FAsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | ESPN

    ... pivots for the Avs, but an argument can be made for him as the No. 1 center for the Blues (depending on how David Backes is used). Moving Backes back to the wing will be an option in the mix for the Blues, which would definitely make Stastny the top ...

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  11. The disappointing descent of Matt D'AgostiniRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2014 | FrozenNotes.com

    ... a player a large percentage of St. Louis Blues fans adored. While his popularity never reached the levels of a David Backes or a T.J. Oshie, D'Agostini was one of those guys you couldn't help put root for on a personal level. Things were rolling ...

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  12. 10 NHL Players Due for Major Pay RaisesRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... could try to sign him to a more affordable short-term contract, as they did with his teammates T.J. Oshie , David Backes and Patrik Berglund earlier in their respective careers. They all received between $2.2 and $2.5 million per season on their ...

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  13. Blackhawks Dump & Chase- Tuesday ScrimmageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | Blackhhawk up

    Apr 19, 2014; St. Louis, MO, USA; Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Brent Seabrook is escorted off the ice by linesman Brad Kovachik with a 5 minute penalty and a game misconduct after after a hit on St. Louis Blues center David Backes during the third period in game two of the first round of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs at Scottrade Center.

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  14. NHL Free Agency 2014: Winners, Losers and the MiddleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | Double G Sports

    ... Paul Stastny and underrated Finnish center Jori Lehtera (26) really adds a punch down the middle alongside David Backes in a Western Conference stacked with elite centers. Another winner was the Dallas Stars. Coming off of their first playoff ...

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  15. Signings of Stastny, Lehtera bolster Blues offenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2014 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... just needed one guy to match the insatiable offenses of the Central Division. Alexander Steen - Paul Stastny - David Backes *Jaden Schwartz - Jori Lehtera - Vladimir Tarasenko T.J. Oshie - *Vladimir Sobotka - Patrik Berglund Joakim Lindstrom - Maxim ...

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  16. NHL's Western Conference has become an arms race for top-two centresRead the original story

    Jul 3, 2014 | Red Deer Advocate

    ... the Blues feature the kind of centre depth that exemplifies wave after wave. Steen and Stasnty with captain David Backes possibly moving to wing and the Vladimir Sobotka. "There's a variety of great players on this team and whether some are natural ...

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  17. How Paul Stastny will fit in St. LouisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2014 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... appear more menacing on paper, it also provides head coach Ken Hitchcock more wiggle room in developing lines. David Backes, who scored his career-high 31 goals and 62 points while playing on right wing (2010-11), now has the option to move back to ...

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  18. Numbers Game: Kontiola, Komarov, Sekac, Lehtera signingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2014 | TSN.ca

    ... ds up fulfilling a top-six role for the Blues. His presence, along with Paul Stastny , allows the Blues to move David Backes and Patrik Berglund to the wing, giving the team outstanding depth up front.

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  19. The best and worst of 2014 NHL free agencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2014 | USA Today

    ... two-way pivot who will excel in Ken Hitchcock's structured system. The signing allows the Blues to move David Backes onto the wing if they elect, and gives them more skill and another strong possession player up front. This is a team whose young ...

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  20. West has become arms race of centresRead the original story

    Jul 3, 2014 | DurhamRegion.com

    ... the Blues feature the kind of centre depth that exemplifies wave after wave. Steen and Stasnty with captain David Backes possibly moving to wing and the Vladimir Sobotka. "There's a variety of great players on this team and whether some are natural ...

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