Blues GM Doug Armstrong has strong feelings on the idea of trading Captain David Backes.
Jay Bouwmeester insists that David Backes' pending UFA status isn't a distraction to the team.
Don't expect the St. Louis Blues to trade pending unrestricted free agent David Backes.
Contract talks between David Backes and the Blues have apparently been put on hold.
David Backes is playing through an upper-body injury.
David Backes scored his 10th goal in Thursday's 2-1 win over Nashville.
David Backes recorded a Gordie Howe hat trick vs. the Dallas Stars on Saturday.
The Blues will ice the following forward lines against the powerhouse Stars Saturday night.
David Backes scored his eighth goal of the season in the Blues' 4-2 loss to Philadelphia on Thursday night.
David Backes scored a goal in Tuesday's 3-1 loss to the Florida Panthers.
David Backes produced two goals and an assist to spark the St. Louis Blues to a 3-2 victory against the struggling Jets in Winnipeg Monday night.
David Backes centered the top line during Monday's practice.
David Backes finally got off the schneid by scoring two goals, including the overtime winner over Minnesota on Saturday.
David Backes and the St. Louis Blues were shut out by Carey Price and the Montreal Canadiens.