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    Expert 2021-22 Picks & Preview on St Louis Blues

    If you are a fan of the St Louis Blues, then you know that the only thing that matters right now is how they are expected to perform in the 2021 season. Do the St Louis Blues have the star power to make it all the way to the playoffs and win the Stanley Cup in 2022?

    Have a read on below at SportsTips expert picks & preview on the St Louis Blues.

    Preview on the St Louis Blues’ Head Coach: Craig Berube 

    After a 20 year playing career Berube jumped straight into coaching following his retirement. Despite making the instant transition, it took 11 years for him to land a NHL job. Only in his 6th season as a head coach he already has a Stanley Cup. He started out with the Flyers and after a gap between head coaching jobs, Berube landed in St. Louis. In his first season, the Blues lifted the Stanley Cup but have failed to win another in the following 2 years.

    Preview on the St Louis Blues’ Key Player: Ryan O’Reilly

    He will be entering his 13th NHL season going into the 2021-22 campaign. This will be his 4th year in St. Louis after previous stints in Colorado and Buffalo. O’Reilly has recorded double digit Goals and Assists in all but 2 years. Adding to his accomplishments is 3 all-star selections, a finals MVP and a Frank J. Selke award for best defensive forward.

    Preview on the St Louis Blues’ Next Best: David Perron

    During an 18 year NHL career, Perron has played for 5 different teams. Starting his career in St. Louis, he spent 6 years with the Blues. Following that he had a great season in Edmonton before being sent to Pittsburgh midway through his second year there. Perron would only last 91 games as a Penguin before going to Anaheim midway through 2015-16. After only playing 28 games for the Ducks, he would head back to the Blues for 2016-17. His second stint in St. Louis only lasted 1 year before he went to Vegas where he spent 1 season before starting his third run as a Blues player.