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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
Contract: view contract details

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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

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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.
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The game misconduct penalty that Ryan Reaves received against Chicago on Wednesday has been rescinded by the NHL.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.
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.
Feb 4 - 8:23 PM

Ryan Reaves, Ty Rattie, and Robert Bortuzzo will each be scratched against the Predators on Tuesday night.

There's quite a bit of value to be found here between each player. Rattie has five points in 11 games thus far, while Reaves has posted 131 hits in 42 games. Bortuzzo meanwhile is still out with a lower body injury.
Source: Lou Korac
Feb 2 - 7:58 PM

Ryan Reaves will be scratched in favor of Scottie Upshall for Sunday's match with Chicago.

Through 42 games this season Reaves has put together 25 PIMs and a whopping 142 hits. That latter stat will please many reverse leaguers, but the former will please Coach Ken Hitchcock.
Jan 24 - 12:40 PM

Ryan Reaves picked up his first point of season during Friday's 4-3 shootout loss to Anaheim.

Reaves had two hits and a block in just shy of 10 minutes of work on the night. He now has a goal and 20 PIMs on the season, which at least as PIMs are concerned, is a far cry from his 523 PIMs he's picked up over the last five seasons.
Jan 9 - 1:16 AM

Ryan Reaves played in his 300th career game on Saturday.

It was also the first time he dropped the gloves this season. "I think once I saw Engelland go out there, he’s a pretty honest guy, he’s given me fights when I’ve needed it," Reaves said. "I haven’t had one all season anyway, so I thought that was a good time. I was hoping I didn’t forget how to fight, but I think I did OK."
Sun, Dec 20, 2015 09:34:00 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1David Backes
2Paul Stastny
3Jori Lehtera
4Kyle Brodziak
LW1Alexander Steen
2Jaden Schwartz
3Robby Fabbri
4Magnus Paajarvi
5Steve Ott
6Ty Rattie
RW1Vladimir Tarasenko
2Troy Brouwer
3Dmitrij Jaskin
4Scottie Upshall
5Patrik Berglund
6Ryan Reaves
D1Kevin Shattenkirk
2Alex Pietrangelo
3Jay Bouwmeester
4Colton Parayko
5Joel Edmundson
6Carl Gunnarsson
7Robert Bortuzzo
8Chris Butler
9Petteri Lindbohm
G1Brian Elliott
2Jake Allen
3Anders Nilsson