Tag: Ryan Miller

Hostility resumes between Blackhawks, Blues tonight in Chicago

Duncan Keith, Chicago Blackhawks

The Chicago Blackhawks and St. Louis Blues are putting on quite the show in the first-round of the 2014 Stanley Cup playoffs. The series began in St. Louis where the Blues won both home games 4-3 in overtime; twice tying…

St. Louis Blues vs Chicago Blackhawks: Stanley Cup 2014 first-round preview

This was supposed to be a conference final series under the old system. Furthermore, the Blackhawks vs the Blues was supposed to be a second-round series under the new NHL realignment system. But somehow, out of nowhere, the Colorado Avalanche…

Blues better off with Ryan Miller

Ryan Miller, Buffalo Sabres.

After months of fan speculation, including a prophetic, albeit obvious prediction by Grantland’s Sean McIndoe, the St. Louis Blues have finally acquired goaltender Ryan Miller from the bottom dwelling Buffalo Sabres. The official deal looks as follows: To St. Louis: G…

St. Louis Blues goaltending good enough to win Stanley Cup?

The St. Louis Blues are an obvious Stanley Cup contender with an obvious problem: between the pipes, there are questions. Goaltenders Jaroslav Halak and Brian Elliott have been good for the Blues, but they haven’t been great, and given their status as…

St. Louis Blues goaltending may require upgrade

Jaroslav Halak, St. Louis Blues

This is supposed to be the year for the St. Louis Blues. Missouri’s NHL club has never won a Stanley Cup since its establishment prior to the 1967-68 season, despite possessing a lengthy playoff streak of twenty-five seasons spanning 1980-2004.…

Wikipedia trades Ryan Miller to St. Louis Blues for Jaroslav Halak

Fantasy hockey general managers, St. Louis Blues fans, and Buffalo Sabres supporters were in disarray last night when Wikipedia posted that Ryan Miller had been traded for Jaroslav Halak and a 2nd round pick. The trade, of course, is not…

What should the Buffalo Sabres do with Ryan Miller?

Ryan Miller, Buffalo Sabres.

A lot has changed for the Buffalo Sabres over the last calendar year. When last season’s short schedule began there was hope the team would make the playoffs and everything would come together. However, a poor 2013 forced management’s hand…

Ottawa Senators: no Team USA for Craig Anderson

Craig Anderson, Ottawa Senators.

This has not been the best season for Ottawa Senators goaltender Craig Anderson. Following an incredible .941 save percentage and 1.69 GAA in 2012-13 is a task the Sens netminder has struggled to duplicate. His numbers this season are significantly…