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  1. Blues not panicking despite squandered leadRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBC News

    ... earlier in the series. (Jeff Roberson/The Associated Press) The St. Louis Blues aren't certain when captain David Backes, the player on the receiving end of the head-jarring hit that landed Seabrook a three-game suspension, will be ready. Coach Ken ...


  2. Blackhawks' Seabrook suspended 3 gamesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Sports Network

    Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Brent Seabrook has been suspended three games for his hit on St. Louis Blues captain David Backes late in Game 2 of their Western Conference quarterfinal series.


  3. Oshie yet to register a point in playoffsOshie yet to register a...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... during Game 3 and was defeated in overtime on Wednesday night. The last two games were played without captain David Backes, who is currently out with what the team calls an "upper-body injury," and with the team's other supposed star players being ...


  4. Kane's OT goal helps 'Hawks even series with BluesRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | WISN-TV

    ... and RW Patrick Kane. Also starting on the first line: LW Bryan Bickell. ... The Blues were forced to scratch RW David Backes, injured in Game 2 by Blackhawks D Brent Seabrook, who still has one more game remaining on his three-game suspension for ...


  5. Blues' Morrow out for remainder of first roundRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    With captain David Backes' return seemingly looming prior to Wednesday's Game 4, the news of Brenden Morrow being sidelined for the rest of the first-round series was somewhat overlooked.


  6. Morrow out for the remainder of the seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... the 2010 Olympic Winter Games in Vancouver. Morrow is not the only high profile Blue forward out of the lineup. David Backes did not play Wednesday night either as he is still feeling the effects of a hit he received from Blackhawks' defenseman ...


  7. Jonathan Toews Named Selke Award FinalistRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | NBC Chicago

    APRIL 19: David Backes #42 of the St. Louis Blues and Jonathan Toews #19 of the Chicago Blackhawks keep their eyes on the puck after a face off in Game Two of the First Round of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs at the Scottrade Center on April 19, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri.


  8. Blues say Backes won't play until he's healthyRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    St. Louis Blues coach Ken Hitchcock played it coy during the morning skate when it came to the status of center David Backes for Game 4 of the playoffs against the Blackhawks.


  9. Joe Strauss: Blues had their shot for control but fell shortRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    ... left wing Bryan Bicknell from deflecting a shot that Michal Rozsival fired from the point. Even without center David Backes for a second straight game, the Blues have done an stout job of snuffing the Blackhawks power play. Shaw's score was only ...


  10. Stanley Cup playoffs 2014: Kane lifts Blackhawks over Blues; series tied at 2Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Sporting News

    ... Michal Rozsival's slap shot past Miller to tie it with 3:52 left in regulation. The Blues were without captain David Backes again after he was scratched for the second straight game with an upper-body injury. Backes hasn't played since he absorbed a ...


  11. Recap: Blues Fall to Chicago 4-3 in OTRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | St. Louis Game Time

    ... place in Chicago for the second time. There was talk before the game about the possible return of Blues Captain David Backes. He did not suit up tonight. Many speculated that this was a mental tactic by Coach Ken Hitchcock to Psych out the Chicago ...


  12. Getting To Know The St. Louis Blues' Black Aces; Forward, Ty RattieRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Bleedin Blue

    ... the series 3-1 by the end of the night. Prior to the game this evening, speculation was out on whether Captain, David Backes would participate in tonight's game after missing practice. Unfortunately Backes did not return to the bench. In addition, ...


  13. Bickell leads the hit paradeRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    ... in the third period, tying the game at 3 with just under 4 minutes to go in regulation. With all the talk about David Backes, and whether he would or wouldn't return to the lineup for Game 4 (he wouldn't), lost in the shuffle a bit Wednesday was the ...


  14. Blackhawks' Bickell finding his grooveRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | SLAM! Sports

    ... series included all kinds of nastiness, peaking with the check by Chicago's Brent Seabrook on Blues' captain David Backes and the war of words which followed. "Both teams know what's at stake now. Message sending is over," Hitchcock said. "That's ...


  15. NHL Playoffs, Blues At Blackhawks Game 4 PreviewRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | St. Louis Game Time

    ... that also illustrates how important that strong PK unit is for us. According to Jeremy Rutherford at STL Today, David Backes could be close to returning. Maybe even for tonight's game. Nothing will be stated officially until after today's morning ...


  16. Keys To First Round Game 4: Blues Vs BlackhawksRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | St. Louis Game Time

    ... Keith not withstanding even though I think it was legal). But now there's the added emotion from a possible David Backes return. No, we don't know if Ken Hitchcock is just playing games or if he's serious about putting the captain back on the ice. ...


  17. Blues will have to get by without Backes tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | MSNBC

    The St. Louis Blues are still missing forward David Backes after Chicago Blackhawks defneseman Brent Seabrook nailed him with a high hit on Saturday, per the Chicago Tribune's Chris Kuc .


  18. David Backes Returns To Lineup For Game FourRead the original story

    Yesterday | St. Louis Game Time

    Rutherford's working on confirmation for tonight, but it looks like the captain is back. I have mixed emotions on this, obviously. But I do think he may be what the Blues need to get over the hump.


  19. Blackhawks blank Blues 2-0 in Game 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WLBT-TV Jackson

    ... in the final seconds. Each team was without a key contributor after Seabrook wiped out Blues center David Backes with a big hit in Game 2. The five-minute major and game misconduct penalty for Seabrook led to Vladimir Tarasenko's tying power-play ...


  20. Blues beat Blackhawks 4-3 in 3 OTsRead the original story

    Wednesday | WLBT-TV Jackson

    ... playoff series on Thursday night. Steen beat Corey Crawford off a pair of short passes from Steve Ott and David Backes to end the marathon. Blues coach Ken Hitchcock greeted reporters for the postgame news conference with a hearty "Good morning." ...