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  1. Blues slip past Hurricanes in shootoutRead the original story

    Yesterday | Sports Network

    ... a wrister past Cam Ward, while Jake Allen stopped Eric Staal's wrister for the win. Allen made 26 saves, while David Backes and Ryan Reaves scored in regulation for the Blues, who have won four straight. "This was a big game to win," said St. Louis ...

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  2. Recap: Blues 3, Hurricanes 2 - SORead the original story

    Yesterday | Canes Country

    ... he could even get off the ice. Ryan Reaves opened the scoring on a blistering shot at 1:48 into the game and David Backes made it 2-0, a minute and change later. Both shooters were wide open. The Blues hit the post shortly after that and the score ...

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  3. Blues Defeat Hurricanes In Second Straight ShootoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bleedin Blue

    Jan 30, 2015; Raleigh, NC, USA; St. Louis Blues forward David Backes is congratulated by teammate St. Louis Blues forward Alexander Steen after his first period goal against the Carolina Hurricanes at PNC Arena. Mandatory Credit: James Guillory-USA TODAY Sports The St. Louis Blues beat the Carolina Hurricanes in a 3-2 shootout win Friday, January 30th, in Raleigh, North Carolina.

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  4. Blues survive in shootout for second consecutive nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | ArcaMax Publishing

    ... win in as many nights. Ryan Reaves, suddenly a scoring machine, scored for the second straight game, and David Backes extended his points streak to nine games with goals. Backes has eight goals and eight assists in the streak and has 20 points in ...

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  5. Hurricanes hope to extend current surge vs. BluesRead the original story

    Friday | Sports Network

    ... they got a point out of us, but when a team puts that much pressure on you, one's bound to go in." David Backes posted an assist to extend his point streak to eight games. he has seven goals and eight helpers during the tear, which is the NHL's ...

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  6. Martin Brodeur gets a classy sendoff by the St. Louis BluesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Newark Star-Ledger

    Martin Brodeur drops the ceremonial puck for St. Louis Blues center David Backes and Nashville Predators defenseman Shea Weber before the game between the St. Louis Blues and the Nashville Predators at Scottrade Center on Jan. 29, 2015. (Jasen Vinlove Martin Brodeur didn't play very long for the St. Louis Blues before deciding to end his 22-year career as goaltender and start a new career in the front office.

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  7. Blues edge Predators in shootout, 5-4Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | ArcaMax Publishing

    ... at Hutton, but he turned each aside, including one from Shattenkirk on a 3-on-1 for the Blues. He also stymied David Backes, Alexander Steen and T.J. Oshie. Nashville held a 1-0 lead after the first period on the first of Mike Fisher's two goals ...

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  8. Shattenkirk lifts Blues past Predators in shootoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Philly.com

    ... the Blues on Thursday. St. Louis acquired him from Pittsburgh in exchange for C Maxim Lapierre. ... St. Louis C David Backes played in his 614th game with the Blues, passing Al MacInnis for eighth on the franchise's all-time list. ... Fisher's ...

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  9. Ranking the Top 2-Way Forwards in the NHLRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | BleacherReport

    ... include opportunities off the forecheck, broken plays and their ability to transition quickly. The Resume: David Backes is an quality two-way forward and a major force for the St. Louis Blues. A rugged player who hurts when he hits, Backes has a ...

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  10. Feldman: What can make this year different for the BluesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    ... The experience factor is huge here. This isn't a young team anymore. Sure there are some young players. But David Backes (30), Jori Lehtera (27), Paul Stastny (29), Alexander Steen (30) and T.J. Oshie (28) are well within the peak years of their ...

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  11. NHL Injury Report: Notable Injuries And Not-So-NotablesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Bleedin Blue

    Jan 13, 2015; St. Louis, MO, USA; St. Louis Blues center David Backes yells at Edmonton Oilers left wing Taylor Hall as linesman Andy McElman hold him back during the third period at Scottrade Center. The Blues defeated the Oilers 4-2.

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  12. The Pressure To Perform: The NHL Injury ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Bleedin Blue

    Jan 13, 2015; St. Louis, MO, USA; St. Louis Blues left wing Jaden Schwartz is congratulated by teammates after scoring a goal against the Edmonton Oilers during the second period at Scottrade Center. Mandatory Credit: Jeff Curry-USA TODAY Sports During last Tuesday's game against the Edmonton Oilers, St. Louis Blues forward Jaden Schwartz took a puck to the mouth late in the first, only a month after Blues captain David Backes missed a few games after catching a puck with his face.

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  13. Is Martin Brodeur Ready To Retire?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Bleedin Blue

    ... with more insight, more veteran know-it-all and be a part of us winning games going forward." St. Louis captain David Backes Hitchcock told Jeremy Rutherford of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch that he hoped Brodeur would stay, if only because of the ...

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  14. Blues beat Avalanche 3-1Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Post Register

    ... good when it went in." Oshie did some nifty stick-handling to set up his 13th goal at 10:40 off assists from David Backes and Steen to close the scoring. Gunnarsson gave the Blues a 1-0 lead with his first goal since Nov. 13 when his point shot ...

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  15. Avalanche falls to Blues in last contest of five-game road tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Estes Park Trail-Gazette

    ... that it was hard slash." St. Louis went on to outshot the Avs 14-5 in the period, and a dominating shift by the David Backes line led to Oshie's rebound tap-in goal at 10:40. "We allowed them to come hard at us, to forecheck us hard and play the way ...

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  16. Schwartz, St. Louis Blues head into All-Star break with win over Colorado AvalancheRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | UPI

    ... home his own rebound. Oshie made it 3-1 just past the midway point of the second by wristing the rebound of David Backes ' shot past the left pad of Varlamov in tight. Colorado pulled Varlamov while on the power play with over three minutes left in ...

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  17. Surging Blues beat AvsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | USA Today

    ... good when it went in." Oshie did some nifty stick-handling to set up his 13th goal at 10:40 off assists from David Backes and Steen to close the scoring. Gunnarsson gave the Blues a 1-0 lead with his first goal since Nov. 13 when his point shot ...

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  18. Hitchcock 2nd in wins among Blues coachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Philly.com

    ... Erik Johnson. T.J. Oshie did some nifty stick-handling to set up his 13th goal at 10:40 off assists from David Backes and Steen to close the scoring. * At Sunrise, Fla., Radim Vrbata and Bo Horvat scored, Ryan Miller stopped 23 shots and the ...

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  19. Blues cruise in 3-1 victory over ColoradoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | ArcaMax Publishing

    ... Blues' lead to 3-1 with his 13th goal of the season. He also took advantage of a rebound from Varlamov, after David Backes put a heater on net. Steen also assisted on that goal, giving him his 10th multipoint game of the season. The Blues were ...

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  20. Memorabilia Memories: Sweden, Part 6Read the original story

    Monday Jan 19 | St. Louis Game Time

    ... and Patrik Berglund were developing nicely and joined veterans Keith Tkachuk , Brad Boyes , Alexander Steen and David Backes to give the Blues a potent offense. A checking line of "Silent" Jay McClement , B.J. Crombeen and D.J. King , along with St. ...

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