|January 21, 2015: Blue Line Buzz: Staal stays with the Ranger$|
Marc Staal's big Broadway deal? Ryan Suter's Wild return? Jason Chen dishes his weekly gold stars plus the hottest/coldest players.
|January 21, 2015: The decline of the shot-blocking, crease-clearing defenseman|
The focus shouldn't be on playing in front of the net and blocking shots. The focus should be on not having to play in front of your net and not having to block shots.
|January 18, 2015: Plus/Minus Rating Improving For Blues' Pietrangelo|
Pietrangelo logged an assist, two PIM and a plus-1 rating in Saturday's win over the Maple Leafs.After strangely sitting with a double-digit negative rating in plus/minus for much of the season despite the Blues' winning ways, Pietrangelo is beginning to notice a return to normalcy in that regard. He's produced six points while going plus-10 in his eight January games, bringing his season rating to a palatable minus-1 in the process.
|January 17, 2015: Elliott stops 27 shots as Blues shut out Maple Leafs 3-0|
ST. LOUIS (AP) Brian Elliott was a big Toronto Maple Leafs fan while growing up in Ontario. So the St. Louis Blues goalie got a little extra satisfaction out of shutting them out.
|January 15, 2015: Blue Line Buzz: Can Murray save Jackets, Corrado heat up Canucks?|
Can young Ryan Murray and Frank Corrado be turnaround artists? Jason Chen dishes his weekly gold stars plus the hottest/coldest players.