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Derek Roy | Winger

Team: St Louis Blues
Age / DOB:  (30) / 5/4/1983
Ht / Wt:  5'9' / 184
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Derek Roy got back into St. Louis' lineup on Wednesday in Game 4.
It was thought that he was a healthy scratch in Game 3, but coach Ken Hitchcock indicated that Roy was banged up. "He got whacked around a little bit in Game 2 and wasn't able to play his game," said the Blues bench boss. Roy has one assist in three playoff games against Chicago in the series. Apr 24 - 12:49 PM

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Derek Roy will be a healthy scratch in Game 3.

Patrik Berglund will return to the lineup on Monday night, so Roy will take a seat in the press box. Roy has one assist and six shots in two games versus Chicago. He was limited to just 10:48 of ice time in Saturday's contest.
Apr 21 - 6:12 PM

Derek Roy (undisclosed) has returned from an undisclosed injury.

Roy missed Friday's game due to the ailment. He has nine goals and 37 points in 74 games in 2013-14.
Apr 13 - 12:28 PM

Derek Roy is dealing with an undisclosed injury.

Roy has nine goals and 37 points in 74 games this season. Although the Blues are still competing for playoff positioning, their main concern at this point is the playoffs. With that in mind, it's possible that they're simply resting Roy over a minor ailment.
Apr 11 - 1:15 PM

Derek Roy, who was a healthy scratch Thursday against Colorado, may draw back in against the Blackhawks Sunday afternoon.

Roy has to get his game going after registering only one point in his last 16 games. We don't know if he will get the chance to start that process on Sunday, though.
Apr 6 - 11:54 AM

Derek Roy (lower body) will get back into St. Louis' lineup on Thursday night.

He has missed the past two games with a lower-body ailment. Roy is projected to center the third line between Steve Ott and Brenden Morrow. "They've played three times together and all three games they've played really well together," coach Ken Hitchcock said. "They're three veteran guys who know how to read off each other. I want to see (the line) play consistently well before we evaluate whether to stay with it or not."
Mar 27 - 5:41 PM

Derek Roy will miss Tuesday's game in Toronto with a lower-body injury.

He didn't play against Pittsburgh on Sunday because of the ailment. Consider him day-to-day for the time being.
Mar 24 - 6:03 PM

Derek Roy and the Blues were held scoreless in Wednesday's 4-0 shutout loss to Chicago.

Roy is working his way through a terrible offensive slump and has now gone 11 games without a goal and has tallied just once in his last 36 contests. He has recently had trouble staying in the Blues lineup and has been scratched on a couple of occasions. He registered one shot on goal in 14 minutes of ice time during the shutout loss.
Mar 19 - 11:19 PM

Derek Roy is a healthy scratch Saturday night.

Roy has nine goals and 36 points this season, but the 30-year-old is pointless over his last nine contests. As a pending unrestricted free agent, it would be logical to assume that Roy will seek a more prominent role elsewhere this offseason.
Mar 15 - 8:00 PM

Derek Roy produced a goal and an assist in a 4-3 shootout win over Winnipeg on Saturday afternoon.

Roy has picked up a goal and four helpers in his past five games. He was a healthy scratch on Jan. 23 and he has played quite well since getting back into the fold. Brenden Morrow also had a goal and an assist in Saturday's victory. Jaden Schwartz had the Blues' other regulation marker in the match.
Feb 8 - 5:26 PM

Coach Ken Hitchcock has liked Derek Roy's game since the forward was a healthy scratch on Jan. 23 against the New York Rangers.

"I think since Derek was not in the lineup, he's really made a great account of himself," Hitchcock said. "He's been a real good player for us. He's been one of our best players on the power play, he's been very competitive and I think he's really answered the bell and had a great attitude. He's really going to take on the responsibility of keeping that line going with 'Sobie' not here." Roy has two assists in his past two games and he received 16:23 of ice time in Saturday's shootout win over Nashville.
Feb 3 - 11:16 AM

Derek Roy will be back in the Blues' lineup Saturday afternoon against the Islanders.

He was a healthy scratch Thursday against the Rangers. Roy, who had not scored a goal in 18 games, was being sent a message by St. Louis coach Ken Hitchcock. "I expect Derek to get back and be the player that he was when he first came here," Hitchcock said. "His game has dropped off a little bit. He's an important player on our team, but we can't just continue to trot out the same stuff with no change. We need to see him as a better player. He's no different than anybody else. When you sit out, it's because we expect more. You can mask it with just calling it (a numbers game). But at the end of the day, if you want to get back in, you've got to play better." For his part, Roy seems to have received the message. "We've just got to get back to our winning ways and that involves me playing better," said Roy. We expect him to rebound Saturday against The Islanders.
Jan 25 - 10:19 AM

Derek Roy will be a healthy scratch Thursday.

Maxim Lapierre, who is returning from injury, will take Roy's spot in the lineup. Roy has one assist in his last six games and he hasn't scored a goal since Dec. 12.
Jan 23 - 6:52 PM

Derek Roy hasn't been getting much ice time lately.

He hasn't played more than 14:49 in his last 12 outings and during that time he has contributed just four assists. His average ice time this year has been 13:38 per contest, but he received a season-low 9:47 of playing time last Saturday against Anaheim. He has eight goals and 31 points in 48 games this season.
Jan 23 - 12:27 PM

It turns out that Derek Roy feels well enough to play for the St. Louis Blues against the Dallas Stars on Sunday.

He sat out Saturday's win against the Chicago Blackhawks with what was believed to be an illness. He's been on a fairly hot streak lately, so adjust your lineups if you have last-minute options to do so.
Sun, Dec 29, 2013 06:07:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1David Backes
2Patrik Berglund
3Vladimir Sobotka
4Maxim Lapierre
LW1Alexander Steen
2Jaden Schwartz
3Brenden Morrow
4Steve Ott
5Magnus Paajarvi
RW1T.J. Oshie
2Vladimir Tarasenko
3Derek Roy
4Keith Aucoin
5Dmitrij Jaskin
6Adam Cracknell
7Ryan Reaves
8Chris Porter
D1Alex Pietrangelo
2Kevin Shattenkirk
3Jay Bouwmeester
4Barret Jackman
5Roman Polak
6Jordan Leopold
7Ian Cole
8Carlo Colaiacovo
G1Ryan Miller
2Brian Elliott
3Niklas Lundstrom