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  1. Memorabilia Memories: Garage LeagueRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | St. Louis Game Time

    ... Abdelkader assessed a minor penalty? The referees scurried off the ice and would not respond to Blues captain David Backes or coach Ken Hitchcock. The NHL ruled the play was not reviewable, even though the rulebook (38.2) clearly states, "Every goal ...

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  2. Ranking the 10 Best American Players in the NHL TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... him completely. He serves as a cautionary tale for NHL teams undervaluing smaller players. Where Is He From? David Backes of the St. Louis Blues is from Minneapolis. The Blues took him in the second round of the 2003 draft. Why Is He Special? Backes ...

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  3. Wasting Light: Blues At Pittsburgh Penguins PreviewRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | St. Louis Game Time

    ... shutdown magic the Blues have employed before, they'll need it again tonight. My hero pick for the night is David Backes ; he'll see a lot of the Crosby line, and if he can contain him and pot a goal too, that'd be huge. Marc-Andre Fleury is ...

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  4. No hard feelings from Leafs or Blues after Phaneuf's hit on OshieRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Neepawa Press

    Dion Phaneuf's bone-jarring open-ice hit on T.J. Oshie and the response of St. Louis Blues captain David Backes left no sour feelings after the Toronto Maple Leafs' 6-1 blowout loss on Saturday. Phaneuf and Backes each got two minutes for roughing as part of the scrum that ensued.

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  5. Abdelkader" s OT goal gives Wings 2-1 win over BluesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Erie Times News

    ... went on a fourth power play just short of eight minutes in, and this time they struck. Alexander Steen used David Backes as a screen to make it 1-0 with 18 seconds left in the man advantage, the first time in four games the Wings have surrendered a ...

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  6. Recap: Blues Give Game To Wings on NBCRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 22 | St. Louis Game Time

    ... power play of the period for them, the Blues held the zone for the majority of the penalty and Alex Steen, with David Backes doing what he does best, cashed in as the man advantage wound down. The goal was Steen's 23rd of the season and was also his ...

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  7. St. Louis Blues lose to Detroit, but still looking strongRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | Isportsweb.com

    ... Andersson to the side and snapped a shot to the right side of Howard, who was being screened by Blues forward David Backes. Alex Pietrangelo and Paul Stastny got the assists on the power-play goal. The Red Wings countered in the third period when ...

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  8. Abdelkader scores OT winner with broken stickRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | CBS Sports

    ... a broken stick is to be given a minor penalty and the goal certainly should not have counted. Blues captain David Backes pleaded his case to the officials, but they did not even go to a review. The Red Wings earned a much-needed 2-1 win. The problem ...

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  9. Second-period analysis: Blues 1, Red Wings 0Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | MLive.com

    Alexander Steen scored the only goal of the period for St. Louis, firing a wrist shot from the point on a power play at 9:38. Jimmy Howard never saw the shot as he was screened by several players, including St. Louis' David Backes, who was parked on the front edge of the crease.

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  10. Struggling Wings return home to battle BluesRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 22 | Sports Network

    ... on their toes, they were jumping on us, putting pucks in the right spot and playing a fast game," Blues captain David Backes remarked. "To combat that, we have to play our hard, heavy game and we just never got to it." Allen is expected to get the ...

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  11. Load moreRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | KPNT-FM Saint Louis

    ... about: 1. My memory really has... The Jets picked up the 2-1 victory over the Blues in a shootout last night. David Backes scored for the 25th time... I don't know how Patrico does it! Dead and bloody fish heads in glory hole challenge, being ...

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  12. Dubnyk, Wild beat Blues 6-3Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | WKBT

    ... points in that game. We just had a lapse and they capitalized and their goalie stopped 40 shots," Blues captain David Backes said. "Tonight I think they were the better team. They were on their toes, jumping us, putting pucks in the right spots, ...

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  13. Recap: Wild Bounce BluesRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 21 | St. Louis Game Time

    ... But wait, there's more, as not even a minute later, the Wild would score AGAIN. This time a deflection off of David Backes AND Carl Gunnarson to beat Ells and put the Wild up by 4. That would end Brian Elliott's day. That brings in Jake Allen . I ...

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  14. Wild beat the Blues for the second time in a weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | MSNBC

    ... that's desperate for their playoff lives and we're trying to situate ourselves in the Central Division," said David Backes . "You shouldn't need anymore motivation at this time of the year. "We need to be playing our brand of hockey every night, ...

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  15. American Beauty: Blues at Minnesota Wild PreviewRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 21 | St. Louis Game Time

    ... Backes and Oshie again? Speaking of which, this is the last regular season game in Minnesota for favorite sons David Backes and T.J. Oshie . The reason that we're playing in the afternoon today, is that this evening the arena hosts the WCHA Final, ...

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  16. David Backes: The Key To Winning Against The Wild?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | Bleedin Blue

    Mar 14, 2015; St. Louis, MO, USA; St. Louis Blues center David Backes celebrates with the bench after scoring against the Minnesota Wild during the third period at Scottrade Center. The Wild won 3-1.

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  17. Wild hope to fix home issues vs. BluesRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 21 | Sports Network

    ... streak at 179 minutes and 32 seconds. Brian Elliott ended with 33 saves, but was bested twice in the shootout. David Backes netted his 25th goal of the season and has three goals and three assists over his past four games. Unable to hold off ...

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  18. Jets beat Blues 2-1 in playoff-style tilt at MTS CentreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | My Manitoba.com

    ... prior to the trade deadline. Stafford picked up the only goal in regulation time for the Jets (36-23-12) while David Backes scored the lone goal for the Blues. "I said it before the game, it's playoff-style games, close games, one-goal games," said ...

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  19. Wheels forces less, wins moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... to beat. He had his hands full on Thursday skating against a stacked Blues line of Alex Steen, T.J. Oshie and David Backes. No points for Wheeler but the Jets earned two valuable points in a 2-1 shootout win. This season, he's fought, checked and ...

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  20. Winnipeg's Ladd scores decisive goal in SO vs. BluesRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | Missourian

    ... hockey down the stretch to get in," Ladd said. Drew Stafford netted the only goal in regulation for the Jets. David Backes scored the lone goal for the Blues. "This is what you play for," said Stafford, acquired from Buffalo before last month's NHL ...

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