Parayko Signs A Big Deal With Blues

  The St. Louis Blues made defenseman Colton Parayko a rich man by handing him a five-year deal worth a whooping $27.5MM, according to Elliotte Friedman of Sportsnet. Parayko will make annual average value of $5.5MM. This will keep the solid defender in St. Louis until he is 29, at which point he will be an unrestricted…

Blues Acquire Yakupov

 Tonight, the Blues added a talented winger to the roster, as they acquired Nail Yakupov for a prospect and draft pick from the Edmonton Oilers.   The Yakupov experiment in Edmonton did not pan out how the Oilers would of wanted, but the former 2012 first overall pick needed a change of scenery.   Also, the Blues…

Blues Extend Steen

 Today, Alexander Steen signed a new four-year deal worth $23 mil to remain with the Blues, according to Jeremy Rutherford of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.  Entering this season, the 32-year-old forward was entering his last year on his current deal.  Interestingly, Steen has skipped the free agency market twice to remain a Blue. Steen said…

Brian Elliott Traded To The Flames

  During the draft, the Calgary Flames acquired Brian Elliott from the St. Louis Blues. The Blues acquired a second-round draft pick (No. 35 overall) and a conditional third-round selection on Friday night. The Flames entered tonight looking for a legitimate number one goalie if it was either Ben Bishop or Brian Elliott and they…

NHL Mock Draft: First and Last Edition

This is my first and only mock draft for the NHL. This year will be more fun, as after Auston Matthews goes to the Maple Leafs, the draft will be  a mystery at pick number two, which is where the draft will officially start. My favorite player in this draft is between Alexander Nylander and…