Blues know better than to sing a winning Stanley Cup tune yet

Florence Fletcher
June 10, 2019

Except the St. Louis Blues and Boston Bruins are so tight that Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Final is absolutely in danger of hinging on officiating. "Other than that, we talked about how there's been a few (missed calls) in the post-season - because I'm a fan of the game, for me it's a privilege and an honour to be working in the National Hockey League and in the final - I'd rather be talking about that than a missed call that affects the game".

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Tyler Bozak of the St. Louis Blues celebrates a goal by teammate David Perron after tripping up Noel Acciari #55 of the Boston Bruins during the third period in Game 5.

Cassidy also referenced what's been a horrendous postseason for the league's officiating as a whole, with the Acciari-Bozak non-call joining a list that's already featured big misses in two Game 7 contests (the Cody Eakin major on Joe Pavelski in Game 7 between the Knights and Sharks and the offsides in Game 7 between the Avs and Sharks) as well as a missed handpass on an overtime goal in the Western Conference Finals. "You just have to find ways to win and that's what we did". "But by the same token, we don't want to put so much pressure on them they get outside their overall game, their defensive game, because they're a good line all-around and we don't want them to lose that". They can win the championship at home in Game 6 on Sunday night. We want to win the Stanley Cup, we're going to have to win a game on the road. "The no-call on Acciari. their player is on his way to the box". A more unsung hero for St. Louis is a guy that nearly didn't get to play in the Finals.

"We don't make comments on judgment calls within games".

"Back then it was more drop-off, backdoor, overload. a lot more point shots", Cassidy said. We went to Columbus and had one go off the (protective) net that ended up in (the back of) our net. Helen is 18-years-old and has a brain tumor.

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Sportsbooks accounted for the news that Durant was practicing on Sunday as the point spread on Game 5 dropped. So if anything, it will be on me to make sure that I report everything and tell them how I'm feeling".

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This is a team that isn't healthy. They made sure to cash in on the controversial play later.

Meanwhile, the Blues are playing with the unbridled energy of a team that has the song Gloria playing on repeat on in heads. For the Bruins, it's looking desperate.

But let's get back to Game 4, the first game after Craig Berube judged the officials; there is another important moment.

Unfortunately for Binnington, there's still that lingering issue of being pulled in St. Louis's Game 3 loss at home. If the pass is there, obviously make it, but don't be afraid to shoot.

"I think the big motivation for them has got to be they're down 3-2", Blues defenseman Carl Gunnarsson said. Stewart said going "either all in or all out" on video replay would help officials; just goaltender interference and offsides is reviewable now. "I guess it was good preparation for what we had to deal with coming into the playoffs". "We just need that first one".

The puck wall hanging in the Blues' dressing room puck wall now holds 60 game pucks, one for each victory in 2018-19.

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