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Ryan Reaves | Winger | #75

Team: St Louis Blues
Age / DOB:  (30) / 1/20/1987
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 224
Drafted: 2005 / Rd. 5 (156) / STL
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Ryan Reaves didn't like the referee's decision to give the Blues an extra penalty on a scrum in Game 4 against Nashville Tuesday night.
"I think it's a terrible call," Reaves said. "I disagree with it 100 percent. There's 10 guys all grabbing one guy and you pick one extra on one team in a crucial part of the game in a big series ... I think it's bad judgment." Reaves and Joel Edumundson got roughing minors along with Predators forward Cody McLeod. The Predators scored on the ensuing power play to take a 1-0 lead early in the third period. Nashville got a 2-1 victory in the contest and now St. Louis is one loss away from playoff elimination. May 3 - 11:23 AM

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Ryan Reaves scored the only goal for the Blues in a 2-1 shootout loss to the Colorado Avalanche on Friday night.

Reaves was standing in front and managed to tip Scottie Upshall's shot from the boards passed Pickard 12:29 into the first period. It's Reaves' 5th goal of the year, one shy of his career high of six set during the 2014-15 season. He is nothing more than a 4th liner and has no business being on any fantasy teams.
Mar 31 - 11:48 PM

Ryan Reaves sustained an undisclosed injury during Tuesday's game.

Reaves left that contest a bit before its conclusion as a result. Reaves skated as an extra during Thursday's practice and left the skate early, but Blues coach Ken Hitchcock still called him probable for Thursday's contest.
Thu, Dec 15, 2016 01:21:00 PM

Ryan Reaves scored his first goal of the season in Friday's 4-1 win over the New Jersey Devils.

Reaves isn't exactly known for filling the net. This was his first goal since March 16. "It’s been a long time coming," said Reaves. "Just being able to celebrate in the huddle with all the boys. Usually it’s the other guys I’m giving taps to, so it was good just to have the boys give me a couple of taps."
Sat, Dec 10, 2016 11:46:00 AM

Ryan Reaves will be scratched against the Blue Jackets on Saturday night.

Reaves has a point with seven PIMs and 32 hits in 14 games this season. A nice rate of physicality in the right kind of league.
Source: Craig Merz
Sat, Nov 12, 2016 05:47:00 PM

Ryan Reaves will return to the Blues' fourth line in Saturday's match with Columbus.

Reaves will skate to the of Scottie Upshall and Kyle Brodziak. The physical winger no points and 19 hits in 10 games this season.
Sat, Nov 5, 2016 04:55:00 PM

Ryan Reaves, Ty Rattie, and Brad Hunt were held out of Thursday's match with Dallas.

Unfortunately there isn't much fantasy value here as Rattie and Hunt have one game played between them. Reaves meanwhile has no points and 19 hits through 10 games.
Source: NHL.com
Thu, Nov 3, 2016 08:51:00 PM

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.
Tue, May 17, 2016 07:46:00 PM

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.
Source: NHL.com
Sat, May 7, 2016 12:39:00 PM

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.
Mon, May 2, 2016 05:24:00 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.
Mon, May 2, 2016 10:43:00 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.
Mon, Apr 4, 2016 06:17:00 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
Wed, Mar 16, 2016 09:32:00 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.
Fri, Mar 11, 2016 08:58:00 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.
Thu, Mar 10, 2016 10:41:00 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Paul Stastny
2Patrik Berglund
3Jori Lehtera
4Kyle Brodziak
5Ivan Barbashev
6Vladimir Sobotka
LW1Alexander Steen
2Jaden Schwartz
3Robby Fabbri
4Zach Sanford
5Magnus Paajarvi
RW1Vladimir Tarasenko
2Dmitrij Jaskin
3Nail Yakupov
4Scottie Upshall
5Ryan Reaves
D1Alex Pietrangelo
2Colton Parayko
3Jay Bouwmeester
4Joel Edmundson
5Carl Gunnarsson
6Robert Bortuzzo
7Jordan Schmaltz
G1Jake Allen
2Carter Hutton