Jake Allen G STL 4 Days
Allen was yanked from Sunday's game against Vancouver after giving up four goals on 21 shots.
A tough night for Allen, who has now given up nine goals in his last two games. The 24-year-old owns a 17-6-3 record on the season with a .903 save percentage and 2.55 GAA. He'll rebound, but Brian Elliott remains the clear starter for the Blues.
Jake Allen G STL 5 Days
Allen is slated to start Sunday's game against the Canucks, Jeremy Rutherford of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports.
Allen, who has given way Brian Elliott over the Blues' last two games, will look to bounce back from Tuesday's tough outing, in which he gave up five goals on 23 shots in a 5-2 loss to Montreal.
Jake Allen G STL 9 Days
Allen was lit up for five goals on 23 shots Tuesday in a loss to Montreal.
A hideous outing for the Blues' backup, who'd delivered three consecutive one-goal efforts coming in. While Allen posts the occasional clunker, he's generally been a reliable spot starter when called upon.
Jake Allen G STL 11 Days
Allen is slated to start Tuesday's game against Montreal, NHL.com's Lou Korac reports.
Allen -- who earned the win in Friday's 5-1 triumph over Boston -- returns to the St. Louis net Tuesday after giving way to Brian Elliott in Saturday's 4-2 loss to the Penguins.
Jake Allen G STL 13 Days
Allen made 26 saves on 27 shots in Friday's win over the Bruins.Allen has been lights out of late, allowing just one goal in each of his last three appearances. He's won six straight games and is now 17-5-2 on the season with a .909 save percentage and 2.39 GAA. While he splits time with veteran Brian Elliott, Allen is fantasy gold whenever he gets the call.
Jake Allen G STL 14 Days
Allen will be in the crease for Friday's game against the Bruins, NHL.com's Lou Korac reports.The Blues will save No. 1 goalie Brian Elliott for Saturday's game against the Penguins, leaving Allen for the reeling Bruins, who have dropped five straight games. Conversely, Allen has won his last five outings, while also sprinkling in an effective relief performance against the Stars on Tuesday. He'll represent a strong fantasy option in daily leagues for the Friday slate.
Jake Allen G STL 16 Days
Allen stopped 15 of 16 shots he faced after coming into Wednesday's loss to the Stars midway through the first period in relief of Brian Elliott.Despite his good work Wednesday, Allen remains the clear backup to Elliott for the Blues. It is not clear who will start Friday's game against Boston.
Jake Allen G STL 23 Days
Allen stopped 25 of 26 shots to outduel Arizona's Mike Smith in a 2-1 win Tuesday.That's the fifth consecutive winning decision for Allen, who's slowly starting to pull his rate stats up. Even though this outing came against the lowly Coyotes, it's got to be a nice confidence-builder. The only problem is that his best play has come as Brian Elliott's backup -- when he had to step in as the full-time starter, Allen wasn't cutting the mustard.
Jake Allen G STL 25 Days
Allen will receive the start in goal Tuesday against the Coyotes, Jeremy Rutherford of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports.
Allen's last outing came Friday in relief of Brian Elliott, but he had struggles of his own, allowing three goals on 19 shots. He will receive a turn in net again Tuesday, facing a Coyotes' offense that ranks near the bottom in goals per game (2.24) this season.
Jake Allen G STL 27 Days
Allen stopped 16 of 19 shots in relief of Brian Elliott Saturday against the Blue Jackets.
It wasn't a good night for either goaltenders, as the Blues lost the game 7-1, snapping their 13-game point streak. We wouldn't worry too much about Allen's performance, as he had won four straight games entering Friday, allowing just five goals in that span. With a 15-5-2 record, the 24-year-old remains a consistent and reliable fantasy option who should be in your lineup whenever Brian Elliott gets the night off.