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Last Season: 51-24-7, 109 points. First in the Central Division.
2014-15 Season In One Tweet
Did They Get Better, Worse Or Are They About The Same?
About the same, depending on how you feel about T.J. Oshie and Barret Jackman. The Blues cut ties with Jackman, 34, who spent 13 seasons with St. Louis and signed with the rival Nashville Predators for two seasons. Oshie spent seven years with the Blues and had undeniable chemistry with team captain David Backes. He also showed up in the playoffs about as often as the Florida Panthers do.
Troy Brouwer arrived from the Capitals for Oshie, and his net-front presence and physicality should help in that cattle drive known as the Western Conference.
Other than that, this Blues team is pretty much the same group that participated in the franchise’s annual rite: Great regular seasonRead More »from St. Louis Blues: Puck Daddy’s 2015-16 NHL Season Preview