For the primary time in franchise historical past, the St. Louis Blues have received the Stanley Cup, defeating the Boston Bruins in seven video games.
In what needs to be essentially the most beautiful turnaround in NHL historical past, the St. Louis Blues are champions. Keep in mind again in January after they have been in final place and whole useless meat (lol). In actual fact, any person even wrote them off as should-be sellers on the commerce deadline.
There isn’t a lot to be stated that hasn’t been or received’t be stated about this crew within the coming days. After placing themselves again into competition with an 11-game win streak through the common season, they completed third within the Central then knocked off the Winnipeg Jets, the Dallas Stars in seven, the San Jose Sharks, and eventually the Bruins who should really feel so unhealthy that they might not deliver that long-suffering metropolis a title.
We might sit right here and record for days the standouts off the St. Louis roster, however there’s actually just one that should completely discover point out right here: goaltender Jordan Binnington—as a rookie and never even having performed a full season—squarely embedded himself into hockey lore and legend together with his postseason play and his full carrying of the Blues into the playoffs.
Certain, it wasn’t all the time fairly, however merely take a look at the saves he made in Sport 7 of the Closing to search out out why he’s the longer term in web for that franchise.
Congrats to St. Louis, to town and the crew, to the followers and everybody concerned. Have a good time like there’s no tomorrow, fellas!
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Precise particulars on the parade aren’t identified but, however sometimes it occurs two days after the Stanley Cup is received. The Blues will fly again to St. Louis tonight, which signifies that a Friday morning parade makes essentially the most sense. What higher option to rejoice your first Stanley Cup than with an extended weekend?