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Ryan Reaves | Winger | #75

Team: St Louis Blues
Age / DOB:  (29) / 1/20/1987
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 224
Drafted: 2005 / Rd. 5 (156) / STL
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Ryan Reaves will be a healthy scratch in Game 2 of the Western Conference Final against the San Jose Sharks.
That's not exactly shocking news considering he's played in just five postseason games in 2016. Robert Bortuzzo, Magnus Paajarvi, Dmitrij Jaskin, Petteri Lindbohm, Chris Butler, Peter Harrold, Ty Rattie and Anders Nilsson will also watch from the press box. The Blues lead the best-of-seven series 1-0. May 17 - 7:46 PM

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Ryan Reaves will lead the Blues' cast of scratches for Saturday's Game 5 against Dallas.

Reaves will be joined by Robert Bortuzzo, Steve Ott, Ty Rattie, Chris Butler, Magnus Paajarvi, and Petteri Lindbohm. Unfortunately there isn't much fantasy value between them.

Coach Ken Hitchcock will keep Ryan Reaves in the lineup for Game 3 on Tuesday night.

He returned to action on Sunday against Dallas for the first time since Game 2 of the Chicago series. "He played really good," said Hitchcock. "Like I said on the TV broadcast, if the coach was a little smarter, he would have had him out there more." The coach liked Reaves' control on the boards and he accounted for five hits on his eight shifts.
May 2 - 5:24 PM

Ryan Reaves was back in the lineup for Game 2 on Sunday against Dallas.

It marked his first time in the fold since Game 2 of the Chicago series. Reaves had five hits in 6:18 of ice time. Steve Ott was a healthy scratch.
May 2 - 10:43 AM

Ryan Reaves will get back into the lineup on Monday night.

He was a healthy scratch on Sunday, but will play because David Backes was injured in the contest. In 61 games this season, Reaves has four points and 61 penalty minutes.
Apr 4 - 6:17 PM

Ryan Reaves will be the healthy scratch Wednesday night when the Blues visit the Oilers.

Reaves has scored three goals in 55 games receiving 7:58 in average ice time. This will be the first time he's been scratched since his return from suspension six games ago.
Source: NHL.com
Mar 16 - 9:32 PM

The game misconduct penalty that Ryan Reaves received against Chicago on Wednesday has been rescinded by the NHL.

"You could see I disagreed with the call," said Reaves. "I think the league did too. There was no discipline against me and they took away the 10-minute on my record. It was a clean hit. Just a Blues-Blackhawks game." The game misconduct infraction would have been his second of the season and a third results in an automatic one-game suspension.
Mar 11 - 8:58 AM

Ryan Reaves won't face supplemental discipline for his hit on Hawks defenseman Christian Ehrhoff.

Reaves was assessed a five-minute major and a game misconduct for charging on the play, but it looks like the NHL has decided that it was enough of a punishment.
Mar 10 - 10:41 AM

Ryan Reaves will be back from his suspension on Tuesday.

He received a three-game ban for a boarding infraction on San Jose's Matt Tennyson. Reaves has two goals and 40 penalty minutes in 49 games with the Blues this year.
Feb 29 - 5:39 PM

Ryan Reaves has been suspended for three games for boarding San Jose's Matt Tennyson.

The incident occurred on Feb. 22 and it earned Reaves a five-minute major along with a game misconduct. He will be eligible to return Mar. 1 against Ottawa.
Feb 24 - 4:04 PM

Ryan Reaves will have a hearing with the NHL Department of Player Safety on Wednesday.

He received a five-minute major for boarding and a game misconduct during the first period of the Blues' 6-3 loss to San Jose. Reaves was tossed from the contest on just his third shift of the match.
Feb 23 - 1:36 PM

Ryan Reaves was ejected from Monday's game after delivering a dangerous hit on Sharks defenseman Matt Tennyson.

Reaves drilled Tennyson into the boards from behind. He received a five minute major and a game misconduct. Tennyson's head hit the ice pretty hard after he fell. Reaves could be getting a call from the NHL's Department of Player Safety. You can watch the hit by clicking on the link at the bottom of the page.
Feb 22 - 8:35 PM

Ryan Reaves will get back into the lineup on Tuesday versus Winnipeg.

He has been scratched for the past four games, but will get to play against a physical Jets team. Reaves has 131 hits in 42 games this year to go with two goals and 25 penalty minutes.
Source: NHL.com
Feb 9 - 5:13 PM

Ryan Reaves and Robert Bortuzzo will be scratched against the Wild on Saturday.

Reaves, who hasn't played since Jan. 22nd, has put up a solid season with 25 PIMs and 131 hits in 42 games this season. While Bortuzzo, who has just five games to his name since Dec. 31st, has put up 42 PIMs and 49 hits in 23 games thus far. As we wind down the playoff push, it would seem neither have much of a role with the team.
Source: Lou Korac
Feb 6 - 7:11 PM

Ryan Reaves is a healthy scratch in Thursday's game against the San Jose Sharks.

This will be his third straight game in the press box. The 29-year-old has two goals, a minus-7 rating and 25 penalty minutes in 42 games this season. Robert Bortuzzo will miss the game because of a lower-body injury.
Source: ESPN.com
Feb 4 - 8:23 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Paul Stastny
2Jori Lehtera
3Kyle Brodziak
4Ivan Barbashev
LW1Alexander Steen
2Jaden Schwartz
3David Perron
4Robby Fabbri
5Magnus Paajarvi
6Landon Ferraro
RW1Vladimir Tarasenko
2Patrik Berglund
3Dmitrij Jaskin
4Scottie Upshall
5Ryan Reaves
D1Kevin Shattenkirk
2Alex Pietrangelo
3Jay Bouwmeester
4Colton Parayko
5Joel Edmundson
6Carl Gunnarsson
7Robert Bortuzzo
G1Jake Allen
2Carter Hutton