Colorado Vancouver Recap... how's this for a backhanded compliment.
Slight in size, unremarkable when skating, Shirokov proved a player doesn't need either to have some dominating shifts in the NHL.
After the morning skate, coach Joe Sacco said that Cumiskey still "needs a couple more days" and won't be available for Tuesday night's game against the Vancouver Canucks.
I can't say I'm shocked.. the Blues aren't happy that the players they sign get snapped up during the waiver entry process.
Having played in Washington for years, Tomas Fleischmann knows some things about playing with superstars. He also knows Matt Duchene is one, even if the rest of the league may be a little slow on the uptake.
"If you look at our games, he’s the best player all the time."