• Oystrick Signs With Phoenix

    News: The Coyotes have signed Oystrick to a one-year, two-way contract, the team's official site reports.
    Analysis: Oystrick played nine games with the Blues this past season, recording three points. He spent most of the year with AHL Peoria, registering a 15-30-45 line with 125 penalty minutes in 61 games. The 28-year-old gives the Coyotes some blue-line depth, but thus far he's been unable to duplicate his AHL production at the NHL level, with 15 points in 65 games to date.
  • Blues Reasign Oystrick

    News: The Blues reassigned Oystrick to AHL Peoria on Friday, the Alton Telegraph's Lou Korac reports.
    Analysis: Oystrick was recalled on an emergency basis Tuesday and netted a goal in Wednesday's loss to Anaheim. But with Tyson Strachan back in the fold and Nikita Nikitin likely returning soon, Oystrick was no longer needed.
  • Blues' Oystrick Scores

    News: Oystrick scored his first goal of the season Wednesday night in St. Louis' loss to Anaheim.
    Analysis: Oystrick was called up from the AHL on Tuesday to help deal with the injury to Nikita Nikitin.
  • Blues Recall Oystrick

    News: The Blues recalled Oystrick from AHL Peoria on an emergency basis Tuesday, the Blues' official site reports.
    Analysis: Oystrick has 13 goals and 28 assists in 56 AHL games this season. He'll give the Blues some extra blue-line depth while Nikita Nikitin battles an injury.
  • Blues' Oystrick An AHL All Star

    News: Oystrick has been selected to represent the Western Conference in the American Hockey League's All-Star Classic, the Belleville News-Democrat reports.
    Analysis: Oystrick, 28, has 10 goals and 22 points in 26 games for the Peoria Rivermen. His six power-play goals leads all AHL defensemen.
  • Blues Send Oystrick to Peoria

    News: Oystrick was sent to Peoria by the Blues on Friday, the team's official site reports.
    Analysis: He picked up an assist in his Blues debut on Oct. 30, but hasn't done much since in seven games with a pair of assists and nine penalty minutes. Oystrick will likely get recalled again later this season when the Blues need additional help on the blue line.
  • Blues Recall Oystrick

    News: Oystrick was recalled Wednesday with Carlo Colaiacovo (concussion) going on IR, J.P. Rutherford of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports.
    Analysis: He'll reprise his role as an extra option on the blue line while Colaiacovo faces a potentially long absence given that he's missed extensive time in the past due to a concussion.
  • Blues Assign Oystrick To AHL

    News: Oystrick has been sent down to Peoria of the AHL, reports Louie Korac of the Alton Telegraph.
    Analysis: Oystrick was only a temporary callup due to injuries. He appeared in one game an notched an assist.
  • Oystrick Called Up By Blues

    News: The Blues recalled Oystrick from AHL Peoria on Wednesday, Jeremy Rutherford of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports.
    Analysis: Oystrick takes the roster spot of Roman Polak, who will undergo wrist surgery Thursday. Oystrick played well in the preseason, but do not expect him to see enough ice time to be a fantasy factor.
  • Blues Assign Oystrick

    News: The Blues assigned Oystrick to Peoria of the American Hockey League, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports.
    Analysis: While Oystrick starting the season with the Rivermen isn't a surprise in the bigger picture, he had played well during training camp. Ultimately, though, the Blues want one of their young defenders (Alex Pietrangelo or Ian Cole) to have a spot.