St. Louis Blues players TJ Oshie, Barret Jackman, Ben Bishop and Tyson Strachan are teaming up with the United Way and St. Louis Area Foodbank to host a food drive to support families in Joplin affected by the recent tornado.
The Alaska Aces, ECHL affiliate of the Peoria Rivermen and St. Louis Blues, won the team's second Kelly Cup championship on Saturday night with a 5-3 win over the Kalamazoo Wings at Wings Stadium. Alaska won the series 4 games to 1.
Steve Castelletti loves the thrill of the chase. For the past two seasons that has meant working as the Peoria Rivermen equipment manager but there was a time when the only thing Castelletti helped put on ice was some of America's most wanted criminals.
The St. Louis Blues have signed rugged winger Kyle Hagel to a two-way contract for the 2011-12 season. Last year led the AHL with 31 fighting majors and was also named the Rockford IceHogs community Man of the Year.