Maxim Lapierre C STL 11 Days

Lapierre will serve as a healthy scratch Saturday against the Flames, NHL.com's Lou Korac reports.

After suiting up in Thursday's season opener against the Rangers, Lapierre will give way to Chris Porter in the Blues' second contest. Other than showing an ability to rack up penalty minutes, Lapierre doesn't have many skills that translate to meaningful fantasy production.

Maxim Lapierre C STL 6 Months

Maxim Lapierre scored his first goal of the postseason in Wednesday's 4-3 overtime loss to Chicago.

He tied the game at 2-2 with just four seconds left in the second period. Lapierre has two points, eight hits and eight blocks in four contests during the Blues' opening round series.

Maxim Lapierre C STL 7 Months

Maxim Lapierre scored the lone goal for the Blues in a 4-1 loss to Washington on Tuesday night.

Lapierre now has 15 points in 68 games. The Blues are struggling as they prepare for the post-season, losing three straight and firm control of the Central Division as Colorado has come within two points.

Maxim Lapierre C STL 7 Months

Maxim Lapierre scored in St. Louis' 2-1 win against Buffalo on Thursday.

He opened the scoring in the match early in the second period. Lapierre went into Thursday's contest with no goals and a mere two assists in his previous 22 games. He has eight goals, 14 points and 62 penalty minutes in 65 outings with the Blues this season.

Maxim Lapierre C STL 8 Months

Maxim Lapierre and his wife are expecting the birth of their first child any day now.

"I just hope it happens before we have to go to Vancouver," said Lapierre, who is eagerly waiting for the arrival of his baby girl. The Blues play against the Canucks on Wednesday night in their first game back.

Maxim Lapierre C STL 9 Months

Maxim Lapierre scored an empty-net goal in Tuesday's win over New Jersey.

He also added 12 penalty minutes to give him 42 in 42 games this season. Lapierre has two points in three appearances since returning from a lower-body injury to give him a total of 11 on the year.

Maxim Lapierre C STL 9 Months

Maxim Lapierre (lower body) has been taken off injured reserve.

He will be eligible to return to the lineup on Thursday night after missing five games with a lower-body injury.

Maxim Lapierre C STL 9 Months

Updating an earlier item, Maxim Lapierre (lower-body injury) will travel with his St. Louis teammates to Detroit for Monday's game against the Red Wings.

It doesn't mean he will play. And even if he does, do you really have him on your fantasy team? Consider Lapierre questionable at best.

Maxim Lapierre C STL 9 Months

Maxim Lapierre (lower body) skated amongst his St. Louis Blues on Sunday.

He was placed on the IR on Jan. 14. Lapierre isn't really relevant fantasy-wise, although he does have almost a PIM per game (30 in 39 games).

Maxim Lapierre C STL 9 Months

Maxim Lapierre (lower body) has been moved to the injured reserve list.

The move is presumably retroactive to Friday when he initially sustained the injury. He wasn't able to practice on Monday, but he has been exercising.