Louis Blues Executive Vice President and General Manager Doug Armstrong
announced today the club has recalled defenseman Cade Fairchild from the Blues’ American Hockey League (AHL)
affiliate, Peoria Rivermen.
21, has appeared in 17 games with the Rivermen this season recording six points
(two goals, four assists) and an AHL leading +13 rating. The 5’11, 175-pound defenseman spent the last
four years at the University of Minnesota where he accrued 93 points (21 goals,
72 assists) in 149 games.
Duluth, Minnesota native was drafted by the Blues in the fourth round, 96th
overall, of the 2007 NHL Entry Draft.
addition, the club placed defenseman Carlo
Colaiacovo on Injured Reserve. Colaiacovo
suffered a hamstring injury in the Blues’ 4-1 win over the Florida Panthers on
Thursday, November 17.