Paul Stastny C STL 1 Day
Stastny picked up an assist Thursday in a 2-1 shootout win over the Jets. He was plus-1 with two shots and a hit in the contest.
Stastny broke a mini three-game slump, but he has been a different player since December 1, recording 27 of his season total 34 points in 37 games since then - a 60 point pace. While he continues to center the third line, the Blues have the depth of talent to ensure he has solid linemates and he is seeing significant time on the power play. He is the same kind of fantasy asset that he was with Colorado last year.
Paul Stastny C STL 10 Days
Stastny had an assist on the Blues' lone goal Wednesday in a 4-1 loss to Dallas. He was otherwise held completely off the scoresheet.His time lining up with Vladimir Tarasenko and Jaden Schwartz only lasted through the first period last night. We'll have to see how coach Ken Hitchcock lines up his forwards for Friday's tilt with Boston. Regardless, Stastny has been playing well of late with seven points in his last nine games.
Paul Stastny C STL 11 Days
Stastny will switch lines and center wingers Jaden Schwartz and Vladimir Tarasenko for Tuesday's game against Dallas, reports Jeremy Rutherford of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.Coach Ken Hitchcock has dubbed the move "an experiment," but if Stastny clicks with the two young snipers he could see a boost in his production. Tarasenko leads the Blues with 29 goals, while Schwartz notched his 20th in their game Sunday. Stastny has 19 points in his last 22 games.
Paul Stastny C STL 15 Days
Stastny scored his 11th goal of the season Thursday against Tampa Bay. He was plus-1, took four shots, and added one hit in the contest.Stastny has been rolling lately with eight points in his last 10 games. He is paired right now with Patrik Berglund and Dmitrij Jaskin and they seem to be finding success together. Stastny's fantasy owners are seeing the yield they were hoping for when he signed with the deep and talented Blues squad in the off-season.
Paul Stastny C STL 19 Days
Stastny extended his point streak to five games in Sunday's loss to the Blackhawks, picking up a secondary assist on Vladimir Tarasenko's second-period goal.
Going back to Jan. 19, Stastny has scored in seven of the last eight games, providing exactly one point on each occasion. The 29-year-old had difficulty finding a niche with his new team earlier this season, but seems to have settled in nicely of late.
Paul Stastny C STL 24 Days
Stastny picked up an assist Tuesday in a 2-1 overtime win over Tampa Bay. He was plus-1 on the night.
Stastny is quietly playing very well right now with assists in four of his past five games. Since January 1, Stastny has racked up 12 of his 29 points on the season in 13 games. He is lining up with Jaden Schwartz and Vladimir Tarasenko while teammate Jori Lehtera recovers from a concussion, which makes Stastny a good addition to any lineup.
Paul Stastny C STL 26 Days
Stastny notched an assist and attempted five shots on goal in Saturday's win over the Capitals.
Stastny has temporarily taken over as the Blues' second-line center while Jori Lehtera contends with an upper-body injury. A placement next to Jaden Schwartz and Vladimir Tarasenko could be exactly what Stastny needs to ignite in what has been a down season for him. He's notched nine goals and 27 points in 41 games, well off the pace of the 60-point campaign he delivered for the Avs a season earlier.
Paul Stastny C STL 1 Month
Stastny won 13 of his 15 faceoffs in Saturday's win over the Maple Leafs.
Stastny was absent in the points column for the third straight game, but was at least able to help out those in leagues that count faceoff victories. Stastny has been especially proficient in that regard this season, winning 58.1 percent of his draws.
Paul Stastny C STL 2 Months
Stastny picked up an assist Saturday in a shootout win over Carolina to move his points steak to five games. He was minus-1 and took one shot in the game.
Stastny's slow start to the season is in the rearview mirror now as he has posted eight points in five January games to bring his season total to 24 points in 34 games. The Blues' offense is going nuts right now and Stastny has been taking advantage. He should be a strong play for the remainder of the season.
Paul Stastny C STL 2 Months
Stastny kept things rolling with his third consecutive two-point game Thursday, potting a goal and an assist in a win over the Sharks.
He's got a four-game point streak overall and 10 points over seven games since Christmas. Players around the league have to be asking what was under Stastny's Christmas tree -- rocket shoes?