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Paul Stastny | Center | #26

Team: St Louis Blues
Age / DOB:  (31) / 12/27/1985
Ht / Wt:  6'0' / 193
College: Denver
Drafted: 2005 / Rd. 2 (44) / COL
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Paul Stastny opened the scoring in Thursday's 5-2 loss to Florida.
Stastny got his second goal of the season 74 seconds into the second period, but the Panthers scored the next five markers to give St. Louis a loss for the first time this year. Stastny has six points in five matches on the team's top line. Oct 13 - 10:53 AM

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Paul Stastny registered two points, including his first goal of the year, in Wednesday's 5-4 overtime win against Pittsburgh.

Stastny helped the Blues establish a 4-2 lead early in the third period before the Penguins rallied to force the extra session. In 66 games last season, he tallied 18 goals and 40 points.
Oct 5 - 10:13 AM

Paul Stastny scored a goal in St. Louis' 3-1 loss to Nashville in Game 6 Sunday afternoon.

With that St. Louis has been eliminated from the 2017 playoffs. This also ended a somewhat quiet postseason for Stastny as he had two goals and three points in seven games. To be fair to him though, he suffered injuries during this playoff run from a lower-body issue to a gash above his right eye that needed immediate stitches. Vladimir Tarasenko and Jaden Schwartz assisted on his goal.
May 7 - 5:59 PM

Paul Stastny was cut above the right eye and needed stitches on Sunday afternoon.

It was initially thought that he temporarily left Game 3 because of a hand or wrist injury, but that was not the case. "I couldn't really see because it was leaking down my eye," Stastny said. "I knew I had to get stitches ... when I got done and cleaned there were five, 10 seconds left in the (first) period." He was back for the start of the second.
May 1 - 5:28 PM

Paul Stastny temporarily left Sunday's game with an apparent hand or wrist injury.

He was absent for the final six minutes of the first period, but he finished with nearly 19 minutes of ice time. Stastny has one goal and one assist in four playoff games.
May 1 - 11:44 AM

Paul Stastny found the back of the net in his return from a lower-body injury.

Stastny missed the Blues' first four playoff games, but he returned on Saturday to help the Blues eliminate Minnesota with a 4-3 overtime victory. Stastny logged 22:42 minutes of ice time in his return.
Apr 23 - 10:44 AM

Paul Stastny (lower body) will play in Game 5 against Minnesota on Saturday afternoon.

Stastny's been out of the lineup since Mar. 23. His return definitely gives his team a boost. He'll play on a line with Jaden Schwartz and Vladimir Tarasenko. Stastny finished the regular season with 18 goals and 40 points in 66 games this season. A Blues win would allow them to move into the second round.
Apr 22 - 3:05 PM

Paul Stastny is on the ice for the pre-game warmup.

Stastny has been out since Mar. 23 with a lower-body injury, but it looks like he's going to suit up in Game 5 this afternoon. Stastny had 18 goals and 40 points in 66 games this season. A win would allow the Blues to move on to the second round of the playoffs.
Apr 22 - 2:47 PM

Paul Stastny (lower body) took part in Friday's practice.

Stastny was skating alongside Jaden Schwartz and Vladimir Tarasenko. That's his normal linemates, so it's an encouraging sign that he was practicing with them. That being said, Blues coach Mike Yeo denied to confirm that Stastny would play in Game 5 on Saturday.
Apr 21 - 2:29 PM

Paul Stastny (lower body) is making progress, but he isn't sure if he will be ready to play in Game 5 on Saturday.

The Blues expect to know more about his status after Friday's practice. Stastny hasn't played since Mar. 21 because of a lower-body injury.
Apr 20 - 3:20 PM

Paul Stastny (lower body) won't return for Game 4 on Wednesday.

Stastny did participate in Wednesday's practice, but he remains day-to-day. St. Louis has a 3-0 series lead over Minnesota, so while every playoff game is important, there is less urgency for Stastny to return immediately.
Apr 19 - 1:29 PM

Paul Stastny (lower body) is still listed as day-to-day.

He skated in Tuesday's practice and he worked on the top power-play unit, but it's still unclear if he will available to play on Wednesday in Game 4. Coach Mike Yeo thought Stastny looked good during the session and he appears to be getting closer to a possible return.
Apr 18 - 1:17 PM

Paul Stastny (lower body) participated in Tuesday's practice.

He took part in line rushes with Vladimir Sobotka and Zach Sanford, but that doesn't mean he will be back in the lineup for Game 4. Alexander Steen didn't take part in the session and Stastny may have been just filling in for him, but it does look like he is very close to a return. Stastny missed the final 10 games of the regular season and the first three playoff games with a suspected broken foot.
Apr 18 - 12:10 PM

It seems Paul Stastny (lower body) isn't ready to return for Game 3 on Sunday.

Stastny hasn't been able to play yet in the posteason. He had 18 goals and 40 points in 66 regular season games.
Source: NHL.com
Apr 16 - 2:48 PM

Paul Stastny (lower body) didn't travel with the Blues to Minnesota.

With that in mind it seems safe to rule Stastny out for Game 2 on Friday. He had 18 goals and 40 points in 66 regular season contests.
Apr 14 - 4:31 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Paul Stastny
2Brayden Schenn
3Patrik Berglund
4Oskar Sundqvist
5Ivan Barbashev
6Kyle Brodziak
LW1Alexander Steen
2Jaden Schwartz
3Vladimir Sobotka
4Magnus Paajarvi
5Robby Fabbri
6Zach Sanford
7Samuel Blais
RW1Vladimir Tarasenko
2Dmitrij Jaskin
3Chris Thorburn
D1Alex Pietrangelo
2Colton Parayko
3Joel Edmundson
4Jay Bouwmeester
5Carl Gunnarsson
6Robert Bortuzzo
7Vince Dunn
8Nate Prosser
G1Jake Allen
2Carter Hutton