17-12-2004 Christian Backman resumes full training.
Worcester Icecats defenseman Christian Backman has resumed full training after his injury.

16-12-2004 Frans Nielsen speaks up.
Frans Nielsen is disappointed in the team tactics after having not played in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

14-12-2004 Team captain meets with Eric Belanger
Following the team's recent 3-1 win against Edmonton Oilers on 14-12-2004, St. Louis Blues captain Mike Keane and Eric Belanger did not leave the dressing room for some time. I think it was time to get some things out of the way, said Mike Keane

14-12-2004 Antoine Bergeron uncertain about future
Antoine Bergeron wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

14-12-2004 Frans Nielsen speaks up.
Frans Nielsen is disappointed in the team tactics after having not played in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

12-12-2004 Justin Papineau frustrated
St. Louis Blues center Justin Papineau feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Justin Papineau was originally drafted to the NHL by the St. Louis Blues in the 3rd round of the 2000 entry draft. He has appeared in 19 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 2 assists along with 12 penalty minutes. The 24 year old center has not yet played for the St. Louis Blues this season. He has played 31 games with the Worcester Icecats this season, totalling 6+4=10 with 12 PIM.


12-12-2004 Frans Nielsen speaks up.
Frans Nielsen is disappointed in the team tactics after having not played in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

12-12-2004 Christian Backman resumes light training.
Worcester Icecats defenseman Christian Backman has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

11-12-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Paul Kariya is looking good with a 5 game point scoring streak with 2 game goalstreak. Brent Burns is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Kirk Muller has lost his sights and is now 10 games without a goal. Mike Keane is down on his game pulling a 10 game streak without registering a single point. Pavel Kubina has played 29 games without a goal. Curtis Sanford hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Mike Rupp has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jay McClement has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Frans Nielsen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Alexander Radulov has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



11-12-2004 Troy Riddle resumes full training.
Worcester Icecats right wing Troy Riddle has resumed full training after his injury.

11-12-2004 Timo Vertala resumes full training.
Worcester Icecats left wing Timo Vertala has resumed full training after his injury.

9-12-2004 Curtis Sanford frustrated
St. Louis Blues goaltender Curtis Sanford feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Curtis Sanford, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 1 NHL games during his career, booking 0 career shutouts and allowing 1 goals. The 25 year old goaltender has played 1 games with the St. Louis Blues this season, allowing 1 goals on 2 while booking 0 shutouts. He has also played 17 games with the Worcester Icecats this season, allowing 33 goals on 263 while booking 2 shutouts.


8-12-2004 Frans Nielsen speaks up.
Frans Nielsen is disappointed in the team tactics after having not played in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

7-12-2004 Timo Vertala injured.
Timo Vertala of Worcester Icecats suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Manitoba Moose. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . It's nothing big, I'll be back soon, ready to strike back, was his answer to a reporter question after the game.

6-12-2004 Troy Riddle resumes light training.
Worcester Icecats right wing Troy Riddle has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

5-12-2004 Frans Nielsen speaks up.
Frans Nielsen is disappointed in the team tactics after having not played in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

4-12-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Paul Kariya is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Gilbert Perreault is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week.

Who's cold

Teemu Selanne has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Kirk Muller has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Mike Keane has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Pavel Kubina has played 26 games without a goal. Mike Rupp has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Ales Hemsky has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Jay McClement has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Frans Nielsen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



1-12-2004 Frans Nielsen speaks up.
Frans Nielsen is disappointed in the team tactics after having not played in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

1-12-2004 Igor Fertinov agrees on a contract.
Igor Fertinov has signed a one year deal with the Worcester Icecats. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

30-11-2004 Mike Rupp speaks up.
Mike Rupp is disappointed in the team tactics after having not played in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

30-11-2004 Troy Riddle injured.
Troy Riddle of Worcester Icecats suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Norfolk Admirals. He is expected to be sidelined for around two weeks . When you've gone as long as I have without injuries these things are hard to accept, but it's all part of the game, he commented from the trainers bench.

29-11-2004 Pavel Kubina frustrated
St. Louis Blues defenseman Pavel Kubina feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Czech, Pavel Kubina was originally drafted to the NHL by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 7th round of the 1996 entry draft. He has appeared in 488 NHL games during his career, notching 44 goals and adding 131 assists along with 373 penalty minutes. The 27 year old defenseman has played 24 games with the St. Louis Blues this season, totalling 1+10=11 with 2 PIM.


27-11-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Paul Kariya is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 2 game goalstreak. Teemu Selanne is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Brent Burns is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Shea Weber is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Matt Cullen has lost his sights and is now 12 games without a goal. Kirk Maltby has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Pavel Kubina has played 22 games without a goal. Jay McClement has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Ales Kotalik has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Frans Nielsen has lost his sights and is now 12 games without a goal. Alexander Radulov is down on his game pulling a 10 game streak without registering a single point.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



24-11-2004 Blake Evans frustrated
St. Louis Blues center Blake Evans feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Blake Evans was originally drafted to the NHL by the Washington Capitals in the 9th round of the 1998 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old center has not yet played for the St. Louis Blues this season. He has played 22 games with the Worcester Icecats this season, totalling 7+10=17 with 22 PIM.


22-11-2004 Ales Hemsky reaches career high !
Ales Hemsky marked a new career high in goals with 6 tallies after scoring in tonights game against Anaheim Mighty Ducks. With line mates like I have, it makes it pretty easy to score goals, the player said in an interview.

A native of Canada, Ales Hemsky was originally drafted to the NHL by the Edmonton Oilers in the 1st round of the 2001 entry draft. He has appeared in 56 NHL games during his career, notching 11 goals and adding 18 assists along with 8 penalty minutes. The 21 year old right wing has played 20 games with the St. Louis Blues this season, totalling 6+7=13 with 2 PIM.


20-11-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Paul Kariya is looking steady with 4 points in 4 games last week. Teemu Selanne is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Kirk Muller is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Gilbert Perreault is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Shea Weber is looking good with 2 points in 1 games last week.

Who's cold

Matt Cullen has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Pavel Kubina has played 19 games without a goal. Ales Hemsky has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Jay McClement has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Frans Nielsen has lost his sights and is now 12 games without a goal. Brent Burns has played 13 games without a goal. Alexander Radulov has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



16-11-2004 Frans Nielsen speaks up.
Frans Nielsen is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 9 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

16-11-2004 St. Louis Blues trade
St. Louis Blues traded Brian Boyle to New York Islanders for Eric Belanger

16-11-2004 St. Louis Blues trade
St. Louis Blues traded Dominik Hasek , Mark Howe, Marek Zidlicky and Martin Erat to Washington Capitals for Shea Weber and Alexander Radulov

16-11-2004 Jim Barrett agrees on a contract.
Jim Barrett has signed a one year deal with the Worcester Icecats. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

16-11-2004 Paul Kariya reaches a milestone !
Paul Kariya notched the 400th assist of his career in tonight's game against the Columbus Blue Jackets on a goal by Gilbert Perreault. My kids attended this game so it is extra special for me, he said to the press..

A native of Canada, Paul Kariya was originally drafted to the NHL by the Anaheim Mighty Ducks in the 1st round of the 1993 entry draft. He has appeared in 709 NHL games during his career, notching 342 goals and adding 400 assists along with 157 penalty minutes. The 30 year old left wing has played 17 games with the St. Louis Blues this season, totalling 7+8=15 with 0 PIM.


13-11-2004 Curtis Sanford frustrated
St. Louis Blues goaltender Curtis Sanford feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Curtis Sanford, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 25 year old goaltender has not yet played for the St. Louis Blues this season. He has played 16 games with the Worcester Icecats this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 0 PIM.


13-11-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Matt Cullen has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Kirk Muller has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Brent Johnson hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Pavel Kubina has played 15 games without a goal. Marek Zidlicky has played 16 games without a goal. Martin Erat has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Frans Nielsen has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



8-11-2004 Christian Backman injured.
Christian Backman of Worcester Icecats suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Wilkes-Barre Penguins. He is expected to be sidelined for more than a month . I'm just hoping it's nothing serious and the docs will let me play in a month or two again, the injured player commented.

6-11-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Teemu Selanne is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. Dominik Hasek is playing well with 2 wins in his 3 starts last week and allowing 1 goals.

Who's cold

Mike Keane has lost his sights and is now 10 games without a goal. Kirk Maltby has lost his sights and is now 10 games without a goal. Brent Johnson hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Pavel Kubina has played 12 games without a goal. Marek Zidlicky has played 13 games without a goal. Martin Erat has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Frans Nielsen has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



2-11-2004 Frans Nielsen speaks up.
Frans Nielsen is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 9 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

1-11-2004 Dustin Kuk resumes full training.
Worcester Icecats left wing Dustin Kuk has resumed full training after his injury.

31-10-2004 Teemu Selanne reaches a milestone !
Teemu Selanne scored the 1000th point of his career in tonight's game against the Nashville Predators on a feed by Frans Nielsen. I have been blessed with the ability to play hockey very well. I'm thankful for the opportunities I have had during my career and am especially thankful to the fans who have come out and continued to support the team, win or lose, were his words after the game.

A native of Finland, Teemu Selanne was originally drafted to the NHL by the Phoenix Coyotes in the 1st round of the 1988 entry draft. He has appeared in 889 NHL games during his career, notching 479 goals and adding 521 assists along with 260 penalty minutes. The 34 year old right wing has played 10 games with the St. Louis Blues this season, totalling 4+6=10 with 6 PIM.


30-10-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Teemu Selanne is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Gilbert Perreault is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Mike Keane has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Kirk Maltby has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Brent Johnson hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Jay McClement has lost his sights and is now 10 games without a goal. Marek Zidlicky has played 10 games without a goal. Martin Erat has been a healthy scratch in his last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



29-10-2004 Kirk Muller rejects contract offer.
Kirk Muller rejected the $5 000 000 per year, 5 year offer from St. Louis Blues

28-10-2004 Dan Hamhuis rejects contract offer.
Dan Hamhuis rejected the $3 000 000 per year, 5 year offer from St. Louis Blues

27-10-2004 Martin Erat frustrated
St. Louis Blues right wing Martin Erat feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Martin Erat was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 7th round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 212 NHL games during his career, notching 47 goals and adding 45 assists along with 76 penalty minutes. The 23 year old right wing has played 3 games with the St. Louis Blues this season, totalling 3+1=4 with 0 PIM.


27-10-2004 Dustin Kuk resumes light training.
Worcester Icecats left wing Dustin Kuk has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

25-10-2004 Justin Papineau frustrated
St. Louis Blues center Justin Papineau feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Justin Papineau was originally drafted to the NHL by the St. Louis Blues in the 3rd round of the 2000 entry draft. He has appeared in 19 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 2 assists along with 12 penalty minutes. The 24 year old center has not yet played for the St. Louis Blues this season. He has played 9 games with the Worcester Icecats this season, totalling 1+1=2 with 2 PIM.


25-10-2004 Martin Erat frustrated
St. Louis Blues right wing Martin Erat feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Martin Erat was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 7th round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 212 NHL games during his career, notching 47 goals and adding 45 assists along with 76 penalty minutes. The 23 year old right wing has played 3 games with the St. Louis Blues this season, totalling 3+1=4 with 0 PIM.


23-10-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Paul Kariya is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. Matt Cullen is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Dominik Hasek is playing well with 3 wins in his 3 starts last week and allowing 2 goals. Ales Hemsky is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Brent Burns is looking good with a 4 game point scoring streak with 2 game goalstreak.

Who's cold

Jay McClement has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Frans Nielsen has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



21-10-2004 Mark Rycroft resumes full training.
Worcester Icecats right wing Mark Rycroft has resumed full training after his injury.

21-10-2004 Ales Kotalik agrees on a contract.
Ales Kotalik has signed a one year deal with the Worcester Icecats. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

21-10-2004 Media praises the St. Louis Blues
The St. Louis Blues are flying high with a 7 game undefeated streak. St. Louis Blues center Frans Nielsen commented about their recent success: We're all kind of excited, we just can't hide it. I hope we continue to play like this in the future...

19-10-2004 Mark Rycroft injured.
Mark Rycroft of Worcester Icecats suffered ankle injury during tonights minorleague game against the Kansas City Blades. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . These small things happen every now and then, it's all part of hockey, he said after the game.

17-10-2004 Dustin Kuk injured.
Dustin Kuk of Worcester Icecats suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Manchester Monarchs. He is expected to be sidelined for around two weeks . I'd like to play as soon as I can but I think the doctors are going to tell me to rest for a while now, he said to the press.

16-10-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Kirk Muller is looking good with a 4 game point scoring streak with 2 game goalstreak. Pavel Kubina is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



13-10-2004 St. Louis Blues trade
St. Louis Blues traded Steve Sullivan and Jay Bouwmeester to Phoenix Coyotes for Pavel Kubina, Martin Erat, Chris Higgins and DET's round 1 pick in 2005

A native of Czech, Pavel Kubina was originally drafted to the NHL by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 7th round of the 1996 entry draft. He has appeared in 467 NHL games during his career, notching 44 goals and adding 124 assists along with 373 penalty minutes. The 27 year old defenseman has played 3 games with the Phoenix Coyotes this season, totalling 1+3=4 with 2 PIM.

A native of Czech, Martin Erat was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 7th round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 212 NHL games during his career, notching 47 goals and adding 45 assists along with 76 penalty minutes. The 23 year old right wing has played 3 games with the Phoenix Coyotes this season, totalling 3+1=4 with 0 PIM.

A native of Canada, Chris Higgins was originally drafted to the NHL by the New Jersey Devils in the 1st round of the 2002 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 19 year old left wing has not yet played for the Phoenix Coyotes this season.

A native of Canada, Steve Sullivan was originally drafted to the NHL by the New Jersey Devils in the 9th round of the 1994 entry draft. He has appeared in 593 NHL games during his career, notching 181 goals and adding 228 assists along with 261 penalty minutes. The 30 year old right wing has played 3 games with the St. Louis Blues this season, totalling 2+1=3 with 0 PIM.

A native of USA, Jay Bouwmeester was originally drafted to the NHL by the St. Louis Blues in the 1st round of the 2002 entry draft. He has appeared in 168 NHL games during his career, notching 16 goals and adding 52 assists along with 39 penalty minutes. The 19 year old defenseman has played 3 games with the St. Louis Blues this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 0 PIM.


13-10-2004 Curtis Sanford frustrated
St. Louis Blues goaltender Curtis Sanford feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Curtis Sanford, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 25 year old goaltender has not yet played for the St. Louis Blues this season. He has played 3 games with the Worcester Icecats this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


12-10-2004 Marek Zidlicky frustrated
St. Louis Blues defenseman Marek Zidlicky feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Czech, Marek Zidlicky was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Rangers in the 6th round of the 2001 entry draft. He has appeared in 214 NHL games during his career, notching 13 goals and adding 35 assists along with 68 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman has played 2 games with the St. Louis Blues this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 2 PIM.


12-10-2004 Jay McClement resumes full training.
St. Louis Blues center Jay McClement has resumed full training after his groin injury.

11-10-2004 Justin Papineau frustrated
St. Louis Blues center Justin Papineau feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Justin Papineau was originally drafted to the NHL by the St. Louis Blues in the 3rd round of the 2000 entry draft. He has appeared in 19 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 2 assists along with 12 penalty minutes. The 24 year old center has not yet played for the St. Louis Blues this season. He has played 2 games with the Worcester Icecats this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


9-10-2004 Bryan Allen frustrated
St. Louis Blues defenseman Bryan Allen feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Canada, Bryan Allen was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 1st round of the 1998 entry draft. He has appeared in 252 NHL games during his career, notching 11 goals and adding 53 assists along with 50 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman has played 2 games with the St. Louis Blues this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 0 PIM.


9-10-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Paul Kariya is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Gilbert Perreault is looking good with 4 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

Jay McClement remains sidelined with groin injury.



7-10-2004 Jay McClement resumes light training.
St. Louis Blues center Jay McClement has resumed light training after his groin injury and is listed day to day.

7-10-2004 Jay McClement injured.
Jay McClement (STL) suffered groin injury during the game in an incident with Jason Arnott (NJ). He is expected to be sidelined for about a week. Hopefully i will return sometime next week, and help my team win, he said as medics fastened him onto the stretcher.

3-10-2004 Jay McClement rejects contract offer.
Jay McClement rejected the $1 000 000 per year, 4 year offer from St. Louis Blues

2-10-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



1-10-2004 Paul Kariya rejects contract offer.
Paul Kariya rejected the $7 000 000 per year, 4 year offer from St. Louis Blues

1-10-2004 Dan Hamhuis rejects contract offer.
Dan Hamhuis rejected the $2 500 000 per year, 4 year offer from St. Louis Blues

30-9-2004 Media rates the best players in the league
GOALTENDER
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Ed BelfourAAA29Dallas Stars
Dominik Hasek AAA29St. Louis Blues
Patrick RoyA-A-A28Colorado Avalanche
Martin BrodeurA-BA-32New Jersey Devils
Curtis JosephA-A-A-27Toronto Maple Leafs
Tomas VokounA-A-A-28Dallas Stars
Billy SmithA-A-A-20Detroit Red Wings
Patrick LalimeBBB30Ottawa Senators
Marc-Andre FleuryBBB19Pittsburgh Penguins
Jean-Sebastien Giguere84848427Los Angeles Kings
DEFENSEMAN
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Duncan KeithBAA-19New York Islanders
Brent BurnsBA-A-19St. Louis Blues
Derek MorrisBBA-26Calgary Flames
Dan BoyleBBA-28Vancouver Canucks
Brian CampbellB-AA-25Buffalo Sabres
Ryan SuterB-A-A-18Edmonton Oilers
Shea WeberB-AA-19Washington Capitals
Brent SeabrookB-AA-19Pittsburgh Penguins
Zdeno CharaBAB27Ottawa Senators
Chris ProngerB-AB29Chicago Blackhawks
LEFT WING
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Paul KariyaABA-29St. Louis Blues
Patrik EliasABA-28New Jersey Devils
Brett HullA-B-A-30Boston Bruins
Mark MessierBBB33Detroit Red Wings
Zach PariseBA-B19Phoenix Coyotes
Pavel BureACB33Florida Panthers
Jeff FriesenBB-B28San Jose Sharks
Mike KeaneB-A-B27St. Louis Blues
Ryan SmythB-B-B28Pittsburgh Penguins
Cliff RonningBB-B28Dallas Stars
CENTER
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Mario LemieuxAA-A28Pittsburgh Penguins
Joe ThorntonA-BA-25Boston Bruins
Steve YzermanA-BA-29Detroit Red Wings
Joe SakicAB-A-35Colorado Avalanche
Gilbert PerreaultA-BA-20St. Louis Blues
Patrice BergeronBAA-18Dallas Stars
Ron FrancisBBA-31San Jose Sharks
Joe NieuwendykA-BA-28Montreal Canadiens
Sergei FedorovBB-A-34Phoenix Coyotes
Eric Staal89838719Los Angeles Kings
RIGHT WING
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Jaromir JagrACA-32Washington Capitals
Luc RobitailleA-B-A-28Detroit Red Wings
Eric DazeA-BA-29Chicago Blackhawks
Ilya KovalchukAB-A-21Montreal Canadiens
Corey PerryA-BA-18Pittsburgh Penguins
Teemu SelanneACB34St. Louis Blues
Milan HejdukA-B-B28Colorado Avalanche
Martin St. LouisA-B-B29Columbus Blue Jackets
Steve SullivanBB-B30St. Louis Blues
Mark RecchiA-B-B29Philadelphia Flyers


30-9-2004 Jay Bouwmeester rejects contract offer.
Jay Bouwmeester rejected the $4 500 000 per year, 4 year offer from St. Louis Blues

29-9-2004 Kirk Muller rejects contract offer.
Kirk Muller rejected the $4 000 000 per year, 4 year offer from St. Louis Blues

27-9-2004 Justin Papineau frustrated
St. Louis Blues center Justin Papineau feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Justin Papineau was originally drafted to the NHL by the St. Louis Blues in the 3rd round of the 2000 entry draft. He has appeared in 19 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 2 assists along with 12 penalty minutes. The 24 year old center has not yet played for the St. Louis Blues this season.


25-9-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Matt Cullen has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Dominik Hasek hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Kirk Muller has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Mike Keane has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Mike Rupp has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Tuomas Nissinen hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Dimitri Semin has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Grant Jacobsen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Simon Skoog has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Frans Nielsen has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



18-9-2004 Player of the week: Gilbert Perreault (C)
NHL has awarded Gilbert Perreault (C) of St. Louis Blues as Player Of The Week He registered 5 goals and 1 assists for 6 points in 3 games last week. He also had 1 game winning goal.

A native of Czech, Gilbert Perreault was originally drafted to the NHL by the St. Louis Blues in the 1st round of the 2002 entry draft. He has appeared in 170 NHL games during his career, notching 52 goals and adding 65 assists along with 40 penalty minutes. The 20 year old center has played 5 games with the St. Louis Blues this season, totalling 5+2=7 with 0 PIM.


18-9-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Paul Kariya is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Teemu Selanne is looking good with a 5 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak. Gilbert Perreault is looking good with 6 points in 3 games last week. Brent Burns is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Dominik Hasek hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Mike Keane has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Kirk Maltby has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Mike Rupp has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Tuomas Nissinen hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Dimitri Semin has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Grant Jacobsen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Simon Skoog has been a healthy scratch in his last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



14-9-2004 Bryan Allen frustrated
St. Louis Blues defenseman Bryan Allen feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Canada, Bryan Allen was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 1st round of the 1998 entry draft. He has appeared in 253 NHL games during his career, notching 11 goals and adding 53 assists along with 50 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman has played 3 games with the St. Louis Blues this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 0 PIM.


11-9-2004 Blake Evans frustrated
St. Louis Blues center Blake Evans feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Blake Evans was originally drafted to the NHL by the Washington Capitals in the 9th round of the 1998 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old center has not yet played for the St. Louis Blues this season.


11-9-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Paul Kariya is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Teemu Selanne is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Brent Johnson is playing well with 2 wins in his 2 starts last week and allowing 2 goals.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



4-9-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



30-8-2004 Curtis Sanford frustrated
St. Louis Blues goaltender Curtis Sanford feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Curtis Sanford, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old goaltender is waiting for a good start this season.


29-8-2004 Troy Riddle uncertain about future
Troy Riddle wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

30-6-2004 Training camp preview
St. Louis Blues will arrange the annual training camp starting on September 14th. Players reporting to the training camp with either St. Louis Blues and Worcester Icecats:
- Paul Kariya L
- Matt Cullen C
- Teemu Selanne R
- Dominik Hasek G
- Steve Sullivan R
- Kirk Muller C
- Mike Keane L
- Tomas Holmstrom L
- Kirk Maltby L
- Michel Riesen R
- Rich Pilon D
- Gino Odjick L
- Mark Howe D
- Josef Melichar D
- Reed Low L
- Brent Johnson G
- Daniel Tkaczuk C
- Curtis Sanford G
- Mike Rupp R
- Marc Brown L
- Daniel Corso C
- Lauri Kinos D
- Dustin Kuk L
- Shawn Mamane L
- Justin Papineau C
- Tyler Rennette C
- Mark Rycroft R
- Didier Tremblay D
- Andrei Troschinsky C
- Mike Van Ryn D
- Matt Walker D
- Bryan Allen D
- Christian Backman D
- Antoine Bergeron D
- Troy Riddle R
- Dan Hamhuis D
- Ales Hemsky R
- Jay McClement C
- Tuomas Nissinen G
- Igor Valeev R
- Dimitri Semin L
- Reinhard Divis G
- Joel York L
- Grant Jacobsen C
- Timo Vertala L
- Blake Evans C
- Marek Zidlicky D
- Greg Davis R
- Brett Scheffelmaier D
- Simon Skoog D
- Jay Bouwmeester D
- Frans Nielsen C
- Gilbert Perreault C
- Brent Burns D

Players reporting out of shape:
- Dominik Hasek G
- Michel Riesen R
- Mark Howe D
- Daniel Tkaczuk C
- Mike Rupp R
- Marc Brown L
- Shawn Mamane L
- Justin Papineau C
- Mark Rycroft R
- Andrei Troschinsky C
- Christian Backman D
- Antoine Bergeron D
- Ales Hemsky R
- Reinhard Divis G

Players reporting in good shape:
- Matt Cullen C
- Teemu Selanne R
- Mike Keane L
- Rich Pilon D
- Brent Johnson G
- Curtis Sanford G
- Grant Jacobsen C
- Blake Evans C
- Marek Zidlicky D
- Greg Davis R
- Simon Skoog D


30-6-2004 Jim Roberts leaves team
Jim Robertss contract has expired and he has left the team.

30-6-2004 Jason Dee leaves team
Jason Dees contract has expired and he has left the team.

25-6-2004 Ales Hemsky returns
St. Louis Blues were delighted to hear that Ales Hemsky has returned to the team.

25-6-2004 Tuomas Nissinen returns
St. Louis Blues were delighted to hear that Tuomas Nissinen has returned to the team.

25-6-2004 Dimitri Semin returns
St. Louis Blues were delighted to hear that Dimitri Semin has returned to the team.

25-6-2004 Grant Jacobsen returns
St. Louis Blues were delighted to hear that Grant Jacobsen has returned to the team.

25-6-2004 Simon Skoog returns
St. Louis Blues were delighted to hear that Simon Skoog has returned to the team.

24-6-2004 Options to be confirmed tomorrow
The following players' contract options need to be confirmed tomorrow:


23-6-2004 Contracts expiring !
The following players' contracts are going to expire in one week:
-Tomas Holmstrom (Worcester Icecats) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Michel Riesen (Worcester Icecats) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Gino Odjick (Worcester Icecats) UFA


23-6-2004 Contracts expiring !
The following staff members' contracts are going to expire in one week:
-Jim Roberts(pro)
-Jason Dee(farm)


20-6-2004 Board collects bonuses
The board of owners has collected $19 100 000 profit from the team to shareholders.

Eastside Hockey Manager