Latest David Perron Stories

2009-04-08 02:10:32

Two goals by B.J. Crombeen were all the St. Louis Blues needed to beat Phoenix 5-1 Tuesday and stay in the playoff hunt. Keith Tkachuk, Brad Winchester and David Perron also had goals for the Blues, who have 88 points as do the Anaheim Ducks who own the tie-breaker. Chris Mason made 28 saves but looked sharp against Phoenix, which is out of the playoff race and lost its second consecutive game. The Coyotes got their lone goal from Scottie Upshall while starting goaltender Ilya Bryzgalov was...

2009-03-15 20:26:41

Five players scored and Chris Mason blocked 19 shots for the St. Louis Blues, who defeated Minnesota 5-3 Sunday, hurting the Wild's playoff hopes. Brad Boyes notched a goal and assist and Keith Tkachuk, Brad Winchester, David Backes and David Perron scored in the Blues' seventh victory in 10 games. Andrew Brunette, Stephane Veilleux and Marc-Andre Bergeron scored for the Wild. Niklas Backstrom turned in 25 saves for Minnesota, which has lost four games in a row and remains a point behind...

2009-03-11 00:24:46

David Perron scored twice Tuesday and the St. Louis Blues got all the goals they needed in the first period in a 5-2 win over the Dallas Stars. David Backes, Brad Winchester and Keith Tkachuk (power play) got the other goals for the Blues, who have won five of their last seven games. St. Louis goalie Chris Mason made 20 saves. James Neal and Mike Ribeiro scored for Dallas, which has won only two of its last 10 games. Getting the Blues off to a 3-0 deficit resulted in Marty Turco being pulled...

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...

2009-02-26 22:48:38

Third-period goals by T.J. Oshie and Patrik Berglund Thursday night lifted the St. Louis Blues to a 3-1 decision over Dallas. The Blues got 41 saves from Chris Mason while winning for the third time in four games. The Stars have dropped three in a row. It was a 1-1 game after the opening period and it stayed that way until Oshie put a wrist shot past Marty Turco 6:50 into the third. Berglund followed 2:09 later by converting a cross-crease pass from David Perron. Dallas was unable to take...

2009-02-24 22:43:05

Jay McClement's short-handed tally was the game-winning goal Tuesday, allowing the St. Louis Blues to post a 2-1 win over Phoenix. David Perron also scored for the Blues, who have won four of their last six games. Chris Mason made 24 saves in the win. Shane Doan scored the only goal for Phoenix. Ilya Bryzgalov allowed two goals on 24 shots in the loss.

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....

2008-12-27 23:07:53

Brad Winchester tied the game in the third and scored the game-winner in the shootout Saturday night when the St. Louis Blues beat San Jose 3-2. David Perron scored for St. Louis and Ryane Clowe scored for the Sharks in the shootout before Winchester's third-round try got past Evgeni Nabokov. Manny Legace denied Joe Pavelski's shot and the Blues came away with their first victory over San Jose since Jan. 20, 2007. Perron scored a goal in regulation and Legace finished with 24 saves for the...

2008-11-25 21:21:49

Chris Mason stopped all 47 shots he faced Tuesday to lead the St. Louis Blues to a 1-0 shootout victory over the Nashville Predators. David Perron got the game-winning goal for the Blues, who have won four of their last five games. Mason made 15 saves in the first period, 12 in the second, 11 in the third and added nine saves in overtime. Dan Ellis stopped all 17 shots he faced in the 65 minutes of action but allowed goals to both Perron and Brad Boyes in the shootout.

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.