St. Louis Blues

St. Louis Blues

Relax, folks. The Blues owner isn’t Stan Kroenke.

St. Louis Blues owner Tom Stillman is asking St. Louis, MO alderman for help paying for renovations tot he 23-year-old Scottrade Center in downtown St. Louis near southern Illinois. The NHL will also ask the state of Missouri for help in improving the downtown arena known previously as the Kiel Center and the Savvis Center where National Hockey League teams the Chicago Blackhawks and Detroit Red Wings have played several games against the Blues.

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Weather won’t delay Winter Classic start

The NHL Winter Classic will begin at noon Jan. 2 after being pushed back because of rain in the St. Louis, MO region and southern Illinois forecast. The game between the St. Louis Blues and the Chicago Blackhawks hockey teams will be played at Busch Stadium, home of the St. Louis Cardinals.

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NHL Winter Classic is finally here for Blues and Blackhawks

The St. Louis Blues and Chicago Blackhawks will take their National Hockey League (NHL) rivalry to the St. Louis Cardinals’ baseball home of Busch Stadium on Monday for the Winter Classic outdoor hockey game. Blackhawks stars Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane will square off against Blues stars Vladimir Tarasenko, Alexander Steen and Alex Pietrangelo in the first NHL outdoor game played in St. Louis.

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Blues top Blackhawks in Winter Classic Alumni Game

Alumni teams from the St. Louis Blues and Chicago Blackhawks squared off Saturday at Busch Stadium, the home of the St. Louis Cardinals, for the National Hockey League (NHL) Winter Classic Alumni Game. The Blues, whose star-studded lineup included Hall of Famers like Wayne Gretzky, Brett Hull, Al MacInnis, Adam Oates and Chris Pronger, defeated the Blackhawks 8-7.

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NHL Winter Classic, Blues legends draw huge crowd

Two Belleville, Illinois residents were among the thousands gathered inside and outside Busch Stadium, the home of the St. Louis Cardinals, on Saturday for the National Hockey League’s Winter Classic Alumni Game between the St. Louis Blues and Chicago Blackhawks. A team of Blues hockey alumni that included Hall of Famers Wayne Gretzky, Brett Hull, Al MacInnis and Chris Pronger took on their alumni counterparts from the Blackhawks in St. Louis, Missouri.

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Blues, Blackhawks alumni try to turn back clock for game

Alumni players from the St. Louis Blues and Chicago Blackhawks of the National Hockey League (NHL) will rekindle one of the league’s top hockey rivalries when they meet at the NHL Winter Classic Alumni Game at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri, the home of Major League Baseball’s St. Louis Cardinals. Among the players on the ice for the Blues will be Hall of Famers Wayne Gretzky, Brett Hull, Bernie Federko, Al MacInnis, Chris Pronger, Adam Oates and Peter Stastny along with future Hall of Fame goaltender Martin Brodeur.

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Breathe easy, Blues fans. GM Doug Armstrong has answers.

St. Louis Blues General Manager Doug Armstrong offers his thoughts on a variety of topics concerning the National Hockey League team with the St. Louis Blues approaching the midway points of the NHL season. Armstrong talks about the upcoming NHL Winter Classic against the Chicago Blackhawks at Busch Stadium, star forward Vladimir Tarasenko, goalie Jake Allen, the team’s struggles on the road and success at Scottrade Center.

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Winter Classic fuels fire of Blues-Blackhawks rivalry

The National Hockey League’s St. Louis Blues trail the Chicago Blackhawks 6-0 when it comes to winning Stanley Cup championships. The Blackhawks’ previous three Stanley Cup titles in the NHL came in 2010, 2013 and 2015, all won with former Blues coach Joel Quenneville behind the bench. The teams met Saturday at Scottrade Center in a precursor to the NHL Winter Classic outdoor game Jan. 2, 2017 at Busch Stadium in St. Louis.

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Blues showing faith in Jake Allen, who has been solid at home

The St. Louis Blues stuck with goaltender Jake Allen on Thursday in their National Hockey League (NHL) game against the New Jersey Devils at Scottrade Center. Allen had lost three of his last four starts, including Tuesday against the Nashville Predators, and his numbers have been drastically better at home than on the road. Blues coach Ken Hitchcock said the club has not lost faith in Allen and the team will stick with him.

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Hall of Famer Chris Pronger returns to the ice for Winter Classic Alumni Game

Pronger and a team of Blues alumni players defeated the Chicago Blackhawks 8-7 Saturday in the NHL Winter Classic Game at Busch Stadium in St. Louis.
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Hall of Famer Chris Pronger returns to the ice for Winter Classic Alumni Game 1:46

Hall of Famer Chris Pronger returns to the ice for Winter Classic Alumni Game

Hall of Famer Wayne Gretzky talks about NHL Winter Classic in St. Louis 2:14

Hall of Famer Wayne Gretzky talks about NHL Winter Classic in St. Louis

Former St. Louis Blue Pierre Turgeon scores two goals in Winter Classic Alumni Game 1:24

Former St. Louis Blue Pierre Turgeon scores two goals in Winter Classic Alumni Game

Blues players talk about upcoming Winter Classic 1:43

Blues players talk about upcoming Winter Classic