9:26 PM EDT, Sun October 04, 2015
St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Bluenotes: Blues close preseason with 5-2 win over Blackhawks

Lehtera has goal, assist in first game back from ankle surgery.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Blues' Gunnarsson is out with a groin injury

Meanwhile, Bortuzzo and Lehtera are expected to play in Thursday's preseason finale

Empty Netters | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Cole prepared for fewer minutes - 09-25-15

In the late stages of the 2014-15 regular season, injuries and salary cap restraints forced the Penguins to play several games with only five defensemen.  Ian Cole was one of those five. On the final night of their regular season, Cole ended up leading the team with 27:20 of ice time in what was 2-0 road win against the Sabres, a game the Penguins had to have in order to qualify for the postseason. Acquired from the Blues at the trade deadline last season, Cole went from a quiet third-pairing role to minutes-eater in the span of two months. A restricted free agent this past offseason, Cole...

St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Blues have a new look with Schwartz at center

With Lehtera not yet back from an ankle injury, the move has allowed the Blues to put Backes on right wing