Ian Cole D STL 5 Months

Ian Cole will be a healthy scratch agast Philadelphia Saturday afternoon.

Carlo Colaiacovo will take his spot on the St. Louis blueline alongside Roman Polak. No fantasy ramifications here.

Ian Cole D STL 6 Months

Ian Cole scored a goal and added an assist for the Blues in Thursday's 2-1 win over Nashville.

It was a rare offensive outburst for the defensive-minded blueliner, as his point total has reached a whopping 10 on the season. Magnus Paajarvi also scored for the Blues in the win.

Ian Cole D STL 7 Months

Ian Cole will be back in the lineup Saturday night against the Ducks.

He was a healthy scratch Thursday night against the Kings. Jordan Leopold, who played in Cole's place against Los Angeles, will sit out against Anaheim Saturday.

Ian Cole D STL 7 Months

Ian Cole might be a healthy scratch Thursday night.

Jordan Leopold is expected to play against Los Angeles and if Cole sits then it will end a streak of 13 straight appearances for him.

Ian Cole D STL 9 Months

Ian Cole will get back into St. Louis' lineup Thursday night.

He served as a healthy scratch Monday. Cole has one goal and one assist in 13 games this season, to go with a plus-5 rating and 13 blocks.

Ian Cole D STL 9 Months

Ian Cole scored in the NHL on Friday for the first time since Dec. 8, 2011.

Cole didn't want to celebrate the feat because the Blues still suffered a 6-3 loss to the San Jose Sharks. It's worth adding that he has found the back of the net in the AHL over the last two years. Either way, he doesn't have any fantasy value in standard leagues.

Ian Cole D STL 10 Months

Ian Cole will fill in on St. Louis' back end, while Jordan Leopold is sidelined with a hand injury.

"He's a good player," coach Ken Hitchcock said. "He's really helped himself here by his attitude and everything. He's ready to go. I don't see us missing a beat." Cole has dressed in three games for the Blues this campaign, but he'll play much more now that Leopold is slated to miss at least two months.

Ian Cole D STL 10 Months

Ian Cole played on Saturday after spending three games in the press box.

Cole had a plus-one rating in 13:43 minutes of playing time to help the Blues earn a 2-1 win over Pittsburgh. He was put back into the lineup because Jordan Leopold sustained a hand injury.

Ian Cole D STL 10 Months

Ian Cole will make his season debut on Friday.

Cole is entering the lineup because Barret Jackman is out with an upper-body injury. Cole had an assist in 15 games last season.

Ian Cole D STL 12 Months

Ian Cole will get consideration for a roster spot with restricted free agent Alex Pietrangelo unsigned.

He will be competing with Ryan Whitney, who is attending Blues' training camp on a professional tryout offer. Cole has skated in 67 games with St. Louis over the last three seasons.