Next Man Up

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Zach Sanford is one Blue who should get more ice time in the wake of the Tarasenko injury.

Next man up is such a cliche. You expect to hear it from players any time a star goes down to injury. Were Sid the Kid to break his leg, you’d hear “No time to dwell on that. It’s next man up. We’re in a playoff hunt.” Were Clayton Kershaw to develop thoracic outlet syndrome, you’d hear “You know, it’s next man up around here. Rich Hill is like Clayton Kershaw-lite.”

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The Desert of Winter

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Winger Robby Fabbri is in and out of the lineup and not scoring when he’s in.

After a torrid February, the Blues opened March with back-to-back losses.

The team has come back to earth after their long winning streak. On top of the hockey world for an extended period, the Blues now look much more ordinary.

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Around the League with Ex-Blues

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T.J. Oshie, perhaps the most-missed of all ex-Blues, has 14 points this season for the Capitals.

The St. Louis Blues certainly have their hands full in trying to bring consistency to their play, put wins (and points) together, and settle down the drama surrounding the team and the coach this season. I wanted to take a pause with that and see how some ex-Blues are doing so far this year.

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