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Different St. Louis Blues jersey's over the course of franchise history

Who are the greatest Blues players of all-time?

Henry Joiner, sports writer March 2, 2021

           The St. Louis Blues have been a part of the NHL since 1967 and are a well documented franchise. In 52 total NHL seasons, they have made the playoffs 42 times, the most by any team outside...

The Blues celebrate their first Stanley Cup win in franchise history.

St. Louis Blues offseason recap & regular season predictions

Henry Joiner, sports writer February 16, 2021

Hockey is finally back, and the St. Louis Blues are hopefully ready to begin another Stanley Cup journey. Last season before the COVID-19 pandemic, the Blues had a strong hold over the central division...

During the 2006 Stanley Cup finals, each crowd member experienced 8100% of their “daily allowable noise dose”.

Got Earplugs?: the trouble with modern sporting events

Kate Schreiber, features writer January 20, 2020

Thousands of fans flooded the entrances of the Enterprise Center. I, among them, wove through the congested crowds to find my seat. Inside, the lights went down and spotlights lit the arena. Music began...

From ice skating to seeing a show at the Fox, the possibilities for how to spend winter are endless.

30 winter activities to try this season

Catherine Butler and Olivia Silvey January 13, 2020

Making the switch from summer to winter is difficult, especially in Missouri when the temperature can plummet 40 degrees within 48 hours. In summer, anything feels possible — days are sunny and hopeful,...

Enterprise Center implemented a new clear bag policy. Bags over a certain size must be clear, such as the fanny pack pictured above.

Enterprise Center implements new clear bag policy

Ally Ortmann, associate editor September 18, 2019
The Enterprise Center has implemented a new clear bag policy in an attempt to increase visitor safety.
Statistics from the Blues' playoff run display the unbelievable nature of their Stanley Cup win.

What a glorious feeling

Benji Wilton, print editor August 20, 2019
Learn more about the St. Louis Blues' rise to victory in 2019, including statistics surrounding their success and stories from Blues fans around KHS.
And no honor (besides winning the state title) compares to being honored in the annual All-Hockey Hair Team video.

Land of 10,000 locks

Austin Cleveland, sports writer March 13, 2019

  For many March the beginning of college basketball’s March Madness, but for the boys on skates in the land of 10,000 lakes, March is the Minnesota High School Hockey tournament. And no...

How the Blues kicked the Blues

How the Blues kicked the Blues

Benji Wilton, sports editor March 7, 2019

Art by Tatum Shore-Fitzgerald.

Jump on the bandwagon

Tom Mueller, features writer December 6, 2018

Jean ‘Sister Jean’ Dolores Schmidt, the 99-year-old un-official mascot for the University of Loyola-Chicago Ramblers men’s basketball team, became the idol of every bandwagon fan in March. She is...

Illustration by Austin Cleveland. Images courtesy of Wikipedia under the Creative Commons License.

NHL Preview 2018-19

Austin Cleveland, sports writer October 9, 2018

September drifts into October, and an eerie shift begins. The weather is getting colder, the days are becoming shorter and the NHL hockey season creeps into the pandemonium of professional sports. With...

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