The Blues have completed their opening week 5-game marathon of preseason games with a record of 3 wins and 2 losses. They split a pair of games with the Tampa Bay Lightning, lost to the Minnesota Wild, won against the Colorado Avalanche and fell to the Dallas Stars.
There are just 3 mores games this week until they count. On Tuesday night, the ‘Note travel to Minnesota, on Thursday, Colorado comes to town and the Stars come out during the day on Saturday for a rare 1:30 start at the Scottrade Center.
Continue reading for details on the weekend FANfest and other Blues news.
Before the game on Saturday, the Blues will be holding their FANfest from 9:30 to 12:30. Tickets are $10 and include a ticket to the game (you can upgrade to a Plaza Level seat for $30).
Activities include player autographs (ONE ITEM PER PERSON, please), face painting, a chance to try your slapshot and a meet and greet with your favorite hockey mascot: Louie.
Check back throughout the week for more on the games.
In case you missed it, the Blues made a few roster moves over the weekend, we have those listed for you in an earlier post. Currently the roster stands at 29. The team still needs to make decisions on 1 goalie, and probably 1 defenseman and 4 forwards. Who do you think will make the team? Any surprises on the cuts already made? Comment below or on Twitter.
The season begins October 8th.
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