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2009-04-10 22:47:28

Keith Tkachuk scored twice Friday in leading St. Louis to a 3-1 win over Columbus that gave the Blues their first playoff berth in five years. St. Louis needed a victory over the Blue Jackets and a loss by Nashville to Minnesota to earn the post-season spot and the Blues got both. Andy McDonald also scored for the Blues and Brad Boyes had two assists. St. Louis won for the eighth time in 10 games, getting 16 saves from Chris Mason. Columbus, which is sixth in the Western Conference playoff...

2009-04-05 00:12:18

Trevor Daley's goal 16 seconds into overtime Saturday boosted the Dallas Stars to a 5-4 victory against the St. Louis Blues. Daley's seventh goal this season was a slapshot past Chris Mason after an assist by Mike Modano. Dallas' Loui Eriksson scored twice and Mike Ribeiro once. Tom Wandell had two assists, while Matt Climie, in his NHL debut, stopped 22-of-26 shots for the Stars -- who have won two of three but are out of the Western Conference playoff race because the Blues, with 86 points,...

2009-03-29 19:13:15

Five players scored and Chris Mason blocked 26 shots Sunday, carrying St. Louis to its fifth straight win, a 5-2 decision over the Columbus Blue Jackets. The Blues are 12-4-1 in their last 17 games and hold the No. 8 spot in the Western Conference race for the playoffs. Patrik Berglund notched a goal and two assists, David Perron and T.J. Oshie each had a goal and assist and David Backes and Brad Boyes added goals for St. Louis. Fedor Tyutin and Rick Nash scored for Columbus, which is in the...

2009-03-26 22:42:41

Goals from David Perron and Andy McDonald broke open a tie game in the third period Thursday and sent the St. Louis Blues to a 4-2 triumph over Vancouver. The Blues began the night in 11th place in the Western Conference, but moved within one point of a spot among the top eight in the tightly-bunched playoff race with their third straight win. With the game tied 2-2 after two periods, Perron put the Blues in front 2:58 into the third period by tipping in a shot by Keith Tkachuk on the power...

2009-03-07 23:28:37

David Booth's second NHL career hat trick Saturday night helped boost the Florida Panthers to a 5-3 win over the St. Louis Blues. The contest was critical for both clubs, who are in a battle for a playoff berth in their respective conferences. Booth scored his 22nd (power play) in the first period, and his 23rd and 24th in the second. He added an assist for a four-point night. Nathan Horton and Radek Dvorak scored a goal apiece and Tomas Vokoun, playing in his 500th NHL game, made 26 saves on...

2009-02-28 23:07:18

David Perron, Jay McClement and Andy McDonald scored goals and Chris Mason stopped 26 shots Saturday night in the St. Louis Blues' 3-1 win over Phoenix. The Blues won their third straight game and their sixth out of eight. Olli Jokinen scored and Ilya Bryzgalov went 27-of-30 in goal for the Coyotes, who have lost three straight games and 12 out of 15. McClement opened the scoring at 15:57 of the second period and Perron scored what turned out to be the decisive goal on the power play at 3:11...

2009-02-19 22:24:07

Keith Tkachuk scored 2:52 into overtime Thursday and Chris Mason made 28 saves, giving the St. Louis Blues a 2-1 victory over Nashville. The teams will play again Saturday in St. Louis. Andy McDonald assisted on Tkachuk's goal and also produced the game-tying tally in the second period. It was the Blues' third win in four games. Pekka Rinne stopped 34 shots and pulled off several spectacular saves, but it was not enough to keep the Predators from losing their third straight. The Nashville...

2009-02-07 23:45:58

Brad Boyes had a goal and an assist Saturday night to lead the St. Louis Blues to a 4-1 win over the Colorado Avalanche. Boyes scored one of St. Louis' three goals in the second period after assisting on Keith Tkachuk's 16th goal at 4:20. T.J. Oshie and David Perron scored St. Louis' other goals. David Backes had two assists, while Chris Mason stopped 23 of 24 shots for the Blues, who have won five of their last eight games overall and three of their last four contests against the Avalanche....

2009-02-07 15:13:58

St. Louis Blues goaltender Manny Legace, an NHL all-star last season, has been demoted to the Peoria Rivermen of the American Hockey League. In a season filled with poor play in net, the 36-year-old Legace, an eighth-round NHL draft pick in 1993 by the Hartford Whalers, also has dealt with a hip injury. He cleared waivers Friday, then was demoted Saturday morning. I'll go to Peoria and help them try and win a cup down there, he told the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Helping out (Blues goalie...

2009-02-02 21:25:16

Marian Hossa scored two goals in regulation and the game-winner in a shootout Monday, delivering Detroit a 4-3 victory over St. Louis. Hossa was the third shootout shooter for Detroit and he drove the puck into the top right corner of the net. David Perron had the last chance for St. Louis, but he went too deep before taking his shot and Chris Osgood made an easy save. Kirk Maltby had Detroit's other goal. Osgood had 30 saves for the Red Wings, who have a nine-point lead over Chicago for...


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  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
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