Jake Allen probably got some much needed help to get out of his 1-5 slump in late December through January. It was partially thanks to 5-year-old Mason Gilbert.
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He wrote a letter to his favorite player:
Then Allen then went 4-1, and this week found a great way to thank Mason:
And Allen returned the favor:
And Mason, St. Louis Blues fans would really appreciate it if you wrote a few more of these good luck letters through the season.