Perron (COVID-19 protocols) told reporters he probably would have been cleared to play if the Blues had extended the series to a Game 5, Jeremy Rutherford of The Athletic reports.
Perron -- who also confirmed he tested positive despite having been vaccinated -- missed all four games in the first-round series against the Avs. Prior to being sidelined, the 32-year-old winger was red hot with six goals and 10 assists in his previous 11 outings, including five power-play points. Perron should continue to fill a top-nine role for the Blues heading into next season in addition to logging minutes with the man advantage. As such, he could be a nice late-round pickup in season-long formats as a potential 20-goal scorer.
Perron (COVID-19 protocols) will remain out of the lineup for Game 4 against Colorado on Sunday, Jeremy Rutherford of The Athletic reports.
Perron has missed the entire postseason to date due to his stint in the COVID-19 protocols. He'll need the Blues to win Sunday to give the winger a chance to return this season, as a loss would hand Colorado a 4-0 series sweep.
Perron remains in the NHL's COVID-19 protocols and won't be an option against Colorado for Game 3 on Friday, Adrian Dater of ColoradoHockeyNow.com reports.
At this point, Perron should probably be considered out indefinitely and could miss the entirety of the first-round series. Even if he is cleared to rejoin the team, the veteran winger could struggle to get his conditioning back to the level it needs to be in order to suit up right away. Jordan Kyrou figures to stay in a first-line role with Perron unavailable.
Perron (COVID-19 protocols) will not play in Game 2 against Colorado on Wednesday, Lou Korac of NHL.com reports.
Perron was the team's leading scorer during the regular season, and it goes without saying that his placement in the league's protocols couldn't have come at a worse time. Nonetheless, the veteran remains out without a clear timetable for a return as the Blues look to even the series without him.
Perron (COVID-19 protocols) will miss Monday's Game 1 against the Avalanche, Jim Thomas of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports.
Perron's been unable to participate in any team activities since being placed in the protocols Saturday. His absence is likely to linger deep into this series, but another update should surface prior to Wednesday's Game 2.
Perron (COVID-19 protocols) didn't practice Sunday, Jim Thomas of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports.
Hopes of a false positive COVID-19 test are dwindling now that Perron has been absent from two consecutive practices. He'll be ineligible to suit up as long as he's in the protocols, and Perron seems unlikely to clear them by Monday's Game 1 against Colorado.
Perron was added to the league's COVID-19 protocols Saturday and didn't practice as a result, Jim Thomas of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports.
Perron won't be eligible to play until he clears the protocols. If he's forced to miss any of the Blues' first-round series against Colorado, which begins Monday, it would be a major blow to St. Louis' offense. Perron led the team with 58 points in the regular season while dressing for all 56 games.
Perron scored twice and added an assist Thursday in a 7-3 win over Minnesota. He also had five shots on goal.
Perron buried a quick wrist shot from the right faceoff circle to pull the Blues even midway through the second period. He added his second of the night 5:50 into the third, connecting on a long-range one-timer with the man advantage. Perron also assisted on a Brayden Schenn power-play tally, giving him seven points over his last three contests. The 32-year-old finished the regular season with 19 goals and 39 assists in 56 games, just missing his third straight 20-goal campaign.
Perron scored a goal on four shots, dished a pair of assists and went plus-3 in Wednesday's 4-0 win over the Wild.
Perron set up Ivan Barbashev for the opening tally in the first period. In the second, Perron assisted on a Torey Krug goal and then scored one of his own. The 32-year-old Perron is up to 17 goals, 55 points, 146 shots on net and a plus-5 rating through 55 appearances. He's been one of the Blues' most productive players in a top-six role this season.
Perron registered an assist and two shots on goal in Monday's 2-1 overtime win over the Kings.
Perron set up Justin Faulk's game-winning goal just 46 seconds into overtime. The 32-year-old Perron is up to 52 points (16 tallies, 36 helpers), 142 shots on net and a plus-2 rating in 54 contests. He's never had a point-per-game season in his career, but it's not entirely impossible should he find another gear in the Blues' final two games versus the Wild.
Perron scored a goal on four shots and added three hits in Friday's 4-3 overtime loss to the Golden Knights.
Perron put the Blues ahead 2-1 with a second-period tally. The 32-year-old winger has dipped under a point-per-game pace, but he's still impressed in 2020-21 with 16 goals and 51 points through 52 outings. The Quebec native has added 137 shots, 40 hits, 19 power-play points and a plus-2 rating in a top-six role.
Perron notched an assist and blocked two shots in Monday's 3-1 win over the Ducks.
Perron just barely extended his point streak to five games by assisting on Ryan O'Reilly's empty-net goal with nine seconds left in the contest. The 32-year-old Perron has picked up two goals and six helpers during his streak. He's at 50 points (15 tallies, 35 assists), 132 shots on goal and a plus-2 rating in 50 outings overall.
Perron registered a goal on a team-leading six shots Saturday in a 4-3 overtime loss to Minnesota.
Perron gave the Blues a 3-1 lead in the second period when he corralled a rebound on the doorstep and swept it around a sprawled-out Kaapo Kahkonen. The goal, Perron's team-leading 49th point of the season, extended his scoring streak to four games (two goals, five assists).
Perron notched a power-play assist and two hits in Thursday's 5-4 overtime win over the Wild.
Perron set up the first of Ryan O'Reilly's two goals in the game. The 32-year-old Perron continues to maintain a point-per-game pace with 14 tallies and 34 helpers in 48 games. He's earned 19 points with the man advantage and he's added 126 shots on net, 20 PIM and 34 hits this year.
Perron picked up two power-play assists in Wednesday's 4-3 win over the Wild.
That's back-to-back multi-point efforts for the veteran winger, who is closing out a career-best campaign in style. Perron has two goals and 14 points over his last 13 games, giving the 32-year-old 14 goals and 47 points through 47 contests on the season.
Perron scored a goal on two shots and added a pair of assists Monday in a 4-1 victory over Colorado. He also dished out two hits.
Perron enjoyed his first multi-point showing since April 2, tallying a second-period goal and adding assists on tallies by Brayden Schenn and Robert Thomas. Perron's goal was his first since that same April 2 game, snapping his nine-game dry spell. Perron has never produced at a point-per-game clip in a single season, but the 14-year veteran is making a pretty good run at it in 2020-21 with 45 points in 46 contests.
Perron posted a power-play assist, two shots on goal, two hits and a pair of blocked shots in Wednesday's 4-3 loss to the Avalanche.
Perron set up the second of Mike Hoffman's tallies in the third period. The 32-year-old Perron has 13 goals, 28 assists, 119 shots on net and a plus-1 rating through 42 contests. Sixteen of his 41 points have come with the man advantage.
Perron recorded an assist and five shots on goal in Saturday's 3-2 overtime win over the Wild.
Perron had the secondary helper on Mike Hoffman's game-tying goal in the final minute of the third period. The 32-year-old Perron has racked up a goal and six assists in his last seven outings. For the year, he has 40 points (13 tallies, 27 helpers), 117 shots and a plus-2 rating in 41 contests. Fifteen of his points have come with the man advantage.
Perron recorded an assist, two shots on goal and a plus-3 rating in Friday's 9-1 win over the Wild.
Perron helped out on a Sammy Blais goal in the first period. In his last six games, Perron has a goal and five assists. The 32-year-old winger is up to 39 points, 112 shots on net and a plus-1 rating in 40 contests. He's done well on the scoresheet in a top-six role.
Perron posted an assist, four shots on goal, two hits and two blocked shots in Wednesday's 3-1 win over the Golden Knights.
Perron set up Sammy Blais for a goal at 7:20 of the first period that held up as the game-winner. The 32-year-old Perron has a goal and four assists in his last five contests. For the year, the Quebec native has racked up 38 points (13 goals, 25 helpers), 110 shots on net, 24 hits and a minus-2 rating in 39 appearances. A top-six winger, Perron has returned good production for fantasy managers, even though his physical edge has tapered off.
|Last 7 Games|
|05/13||vs MIN||W 7-3||2||1||3||+1||14:03|
|05/12||vs MIN||W 4-0||1||2||3||+3||13:27|
|05/10||@ LA||W 2-1 (OT)||0||1||1||+1||17:29|
|05/08||@ LV||L 1-4||0||0||0||-1||18:46|
|05/07||@ LV||L 3-4 (OT)||1||0||1||0||19:29|
|05/05||vs ANA||L 2-3 (SO)||0||0||0||0||22:17|
|05/03||vs ANA||W 3-1||0||1||1||+1||16:58|
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