Jaskin and the Evolving Bottom Six

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Dmitrij Jaskin filled a useful role and now will take his talents to Capitals’ AHL affiliate.

I’m not surprised to see that Dmitrij Jaskin was claimed by the Washington Capitals. While it’s certainly disappointing to see him go, the Blues have several options on their fourth line as it is. Let’s look at those here.

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Let’s Play What If

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Former Stars goalie Kari Lehtonen should be on the Blues radar as an emergency option to fill the nets.

This afternoon, news came out that Blues goalie Jake Allen is afflicted with back spasms, and will be out of action 10-14 days.

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An Offseason for the Ages

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Tyler Bozak is a key addition to the 2018/19 Blues roster.

Wow. I am stunned and amazed. Never in a million years did I expect to see the kind of offseason the Blues are having. It almost surpasses my wildest dreams. Not since I woke up on July 2nd, several years ago, to see that the Blues had signed Paul Kariya, have I been so excited about the Blues.

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