Rivermen Headlines

Published: April 9th 2013 @ 11:52 AM



St. Louis Blues Executive Vice President and General Manager Doug Armstrong announced Wednesday the club has recalled forward Dmitrij Jaskin from the Peoria Rivermen.


Jaskin, 20, was assigned to Peoria on April 3 but did not appear in a game with the Rivermen. He dressed in 51 games for the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League’s (QMJHL) Moncton Wildcats, leading the club and ranking fifth league-wide with 99 points (46 goals and 53 assists) to go along with 73 penalty minutes.


In addition, the 6-foot-3, 205-pound forward was named the QMJHL’s first star of the month for November 2012 and January 2013. He also earned first star of the week honors for consecutive weeks in January.


Prior to 2012-13, Jaskin spent the previous two seasons with Slavia Praha HC of the Czech-league, posting 12 points (four goals, eight assists) and 32 penalty minutes in 63 career games.


The Omsk, Russia native was drafted by the Blues in the second round, 41st overall, of the 2011 Entry Draft.