Vladimir Tarasenko

OSTRAVA, CZECH REPUBLIC - MAY 14:  Oliver Ekman-Larsson (R) of Sweden and Vladimir Tarasenko (L) of Russia battle for the puck during the IIHF World Championship quaterfinal match between Sweden and Russia at CEZ Arena on May 14, 2015 in Ostrava, Czech Republic.  (Photo by Matej Divizna/Getty Images)

Tarasenko Scores, Russia Advances to World Semis

Blues forward’s team sets up rematch with United States on Saturday

05/14/2015

St. Louis Blues head coach Ken Hitchcock talks to reporters after a 4-1 loss to the Minnesota Wild in Game Five of the Stanley Cup Western Conference Quarterfinals at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis on April 24, 2015. Minnesota leads the series 3 games to 2.   Photo by Bill Greenblatt/UPI

Hitch, Army Discuss Blues Playoff Flop, Future

Coach & general manager say only time will tell what happens for next season

04/28/2015

Chris Porter #32, Jay Bouwmeester #19, Alex Pietrangelo #27 and Ryan Reaves #75 of the St. Louis Blues celebrate a goal against the Minnesota Wild by Reaves during the first period in Game Four of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs on April 22, 2015 at Xcel Energy Center in St Paul, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Blues Rout Wild, 6-1

First round playoff series now tied at 2 games each

04/22/2015

Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Tarasenko Hat Trick Leads Blues to Game 2 Win

Allen sharp in goal as Blues tie series with 4-1 win

04/18/2015

St. Louis Blues goaltender Jake Allen steers the puck wide of the goal in the third period against the Calgary Flames at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis on April 2, 2015. St. Louis won the game 4-1. Photo by Bill Greenblatt/UPI

Top 5 Blues Players To Watch In Tonight’s Playoff Game

As we enter tonight’s Game 1 of the first round of the playoffs, the Blues match-up very similarly to the Minnesota Wild.

04/16/2015

St. Louis Blues Vladimir Tarasenko of Russia skates down the ice against the Minnesota Wild in the first period at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis on April 11, 2015. Takasenko returns to the lineup after missing five games with a lower body injury.    Photo by Bill Greenblatt/UPI

Blues Playoff Preview

Team as healthy now heading into series with Wild as it has been all season

04/14/2015

St. Louis Blues Alexander Steen battles Minnesota Wild Charlie Coyle for the puck in the first period at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis on April 11, 2015. Steen returns to the lineup after missing six games with a lower body injury.   Photo by Bill Greenblatt/UPI

Blues End Regular Season With Big Win

St. Louis takes care of Minnesota 4-2 at Scottrade Center

04/11/2015

St. Louis Blues Vladimir Tarasenko of Russia waits for a face off in the first period against the Detroit Red Wings at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis on January 15, 2015. Photo by Bill Greenblatt/UPI

Tarasenko Becoming Household Name

Blues forward’s quick shot has NHL foes on their toes

02/26/2015

St. Louis Blues Vladimir Tarasenko of Russia (91) celebrates his second period goal against the Boston Bruins with teammates T.J. Oshie (74) and Paul Stastny at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis on February 20, 2015. Photo by BIll Greenblatt/UPI

Blues Blast Boston, 5-1

Vladimir Tarasenko’s two goals give him 31 total for the season

02/20/2015

Kevin Shattenkirk celebrates during the 2015 Honda NHL All-Star Game at Nationwide Arena on January 25, 2015 in Columbus, Ohio. Getty/Bruce Bennett

Tarasenko’s Team Wins All-Star Game, 17-12

But, defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk scored the only goal by Blues participants

01/25/2015

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