The Blues were down in their series against the Dallas Stars last season 3-2 before coming back to win in game seven’s overtime. They’ve been behind the 8 Ball before. Old hat.
It took them rattling Ben Bishop’s cage with a Colton Parayko slapshot to get back into that game. This year they’re going to have to find a new approach. Continuing their strong five on five play is certainly going to be part of it. Getting up to a two goal lead? Absolutely. Maintaining said lead and not taking their foot off of the gas? Absolutely.
Anything less than a full 60 minutes of play tonight, and last season’s Stanley Cup champions will join the 2017 and 2018 Cup champions outside of the bubble looking in. Even with a five month hiatus, it’s a long season.
The Canucks are beatable. The Blues have already done it twice. They can do it two more times.
This is your GameDay Thread. Comment like you don’t care who’s in net.
Let’s do this. Let’s Go Blues.