St. Louis Blues News

The Blues have recalled Jordan Binnington from San Antonio (AHL).

With Jake Allen and Chad Johnson struggling in the Blues crease, it looks like St. Louis will go with three goalies for a little bit. Binnington is a former third-round pick, who has gone 8-4-0 with a 2.34 GAA and .914 SV% in 13 games with the Rampage this season. Binnington could make his first NHL appearance since the 2015-16 season this week.

Source: Jim Thomas 12/9/18, 11:11 pm EST

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Allen will start Friday in Winnipeg.

Allen gave up just two goals on 36 shots in the Blues loss to the Oilers on Wednesday. Allen has struggled at times this season but has played better as of late. In his last five appearances, Allen has given up just 12 goals on 135 shots (.911 SV%). The 28-year-old has gone 3-4-2 with a 2.65 GAA and .913 SV% on the road this season.

Source: Tom Timmermann 12/7/18, 12:58 pm EST

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Allen starts Wednesday vs. the Oilers.

Allen allowed two goals on 29 shots in the Blues win in Colorado last Friday. Dating back to early-November, Allen has gone 3-5-0 with a 2.52 GAA and .918 SV% in eight starts and one relief appearance. Tonight he faces an Oilers team that is 4-2-1 while averaging just 2.00 goals per game under Ken Hitchcock.

Source: Lou Korac 12/5/18, 2:35 pm EST

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The Blues have recalled Jordan Nolan from San Antonio (AHL).

Nolan, who has a career-high of just 10 points, has picked up 15 points (7G / 8A) in 24 games with San Antonio this season. Nolan has been called up because the Blues are currently without Alexander Steen, Robby Fabbri and Jaden Schwartz up front.

Source: Alex Ferrario 12/3/18, 4:38 pm EST

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The Blues have placed Robby Fabbri (upper-body) on IR.

Fabbri was hurt early in the Blues game in Arizona on Saturday, leaving the game after playing just 2:55 TOI. Fabbri is expected to be sidelined until at least Christmas, when he will be re-evaluated. With Fabbri out, Jordan Kyrou has been recalled from San Antonio (AHL).

Source: Alex Ferrario 12/3/18, 4:32 pm EST

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The Blues have recalled Chris Butler from San Antonio (AHL).

Butler has always put up solid numbers at the AHL level, but has just 85 points (14G / 71A) in 396 career NHL games with the Sabres, Flames and Blues. In 23 games with San Antonio, Butler has registered two goals and eight assists (10 points). He has been recalled because Alex Pietrangelo (upper-body was moved to IR.

Source: Alex Ferrario 12/3/18, 4:27 pm EST

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The Blues have placed Alex Pietrangelo (hand) on IR.

Pietrangelo miss Saturday’s game in Arizona after suffering a hand injury in Colorado on Friday. It sounds like Pietrangelo will need surgery, so he could be sidelined long-term. The Blues plan to re-evaluate him around Christmas. With Pietrangelo on IR, Colton Parayko will likely take on an expanded role and Chris Butler was recalled from San Antonio (AHL).

Source: Alex Ferrario 12/3/18, 4:30 pm EST

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