Like most fans right about now, I'm pissed. The (23-14-7) Blues haven't won a game this year. Yeah, you read that right. Warning: this is more of a rant rather than a preview.
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I'm mad about a lot of things. Hitchcock's ramblings after these last five losses. The fact that Robby Fabbri—one of the sleekest players on the Blues—got no playing time in overtime last night. We are losing players like I'm losing the hair that is violently tugged at during each third period let-up. There's a reason the Kings titled their preview "Banged-up Blues":
I thought we were going to win last night. I really did. We are more than 10 points ahead of Anaheim so I figured we could break the losing streak; nope. Now we have to play the (26-12-2) L.A. Kings. They have won six of their last seven games.
Brian Elliott will probably start since Jake Allen is injured (so is Bouwmeester, Stastny, Ott, and Schwartz). I think the Blues will win a couple more games before the end of the regular season. Hopefully, tonight is one of those games.
To those of you talking about playoffs, I'll leave this here:
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