Home HockeyBuzz Register Login
"St. Louis Blues News"
St. Louis, MO • United States • 27 Years Old • Male
As I mentioned in my previous blog not to be surprised if the Blues match the Canucks' offer for David Backes, they did.

Backes remains a Blue after the Blues matched the three-year, $7.5 million offer for the 23-year old winger. It was a smart move by the Blues, because as John Davidson said in an interview here in St. Louis, "Backes is a major part of our youth movement in St. Louis and we expect him to play a huge role as we move forward.”

However, the Canucks were able to lure Ryan Johnson away from St. Louis. The former Blue signs with Vancouver for 2 years, $4 million.





Nick Boston

sportskidguru0430@sbcglobal.net
Filed Under:   blues   nhl  
July 28, 2008 1:24 PM ET | Delete
Two great moves by the Blues.
Notice to Internet Explorer Users
There is an issue with the form blow that will make it appear that nothing happens when you click the post message button below. To see your message, after you click the post message button, refresh this page. Sorry for the troubles, we hope to have it fixed soon.
Leave a Comment
You must be logged in to leave a comment.

Blog Archive