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Magnus Paajarvi | Winger | #56

Team: St Louis Blues
Age / DOB:  (26) / 4/12/1991
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 208
Drafted: 2009 / Rd. 1 (10) / EDM
Contract: view contract details

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Magnus Paajarvi has signed a one-year, $800,000 contract extension with the St. Louis Blues.
That's up from the $700,000 Paajarvi made during the 2016-17 campaign. He had eight goals and 13 points in 32 contests last season. He'll be eligible to become an unrestricted free agent for the first time in the summer of 2018. Jun 29 - 5:19 PM

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Magnus Paajarvi is a healthy scratch for Game 6 on Sunday.

That's a bit of a surprise. Someone had to be taken out of the lineup to make room for Alexander Steen, but Dmitrij Jaskin was viewed as the most likely candidate to be scratched. Instead Jaskin is still in the lineup and playing alongside Steen and Patrik Berglund. Paajarvi has a goal and three points in eight playoff games this year.
May 7 - 3:22 PM

Magnus Paajarvi is projected to play Tuesday night in Game 4 against Nashville.

He is expected to be reunited with Patrik Berglund and David Perron. Coach Mike Yeo didn't confirm that Paajarvi would play, but said: "He's another guy that helps us get to our game. His speed is, again, it's a fast pace out there. His speed to get up the ice, has a chance to make something happen off the rush but it's a little bit more his pressure - his pressure on the forecheck, his pressure to win races to loose pucks." Paajarvi has one goal and two helpers in six playoff games this year.
May 2 - 3:55 PM

Magnus Paajarvi is expected to be a healthy scratch on Sunday.

It would be Paajarvi's second straight game in the press box after dressing in Game 1 of the second round series. He has a goal and three points in six playoff games.
Apr 30 - 2:57 PM

Magnus Paajarvi will spend Game 2 on Friday in the press box.

Paajarvi dressed for Game 1 of the Blues' second round series against Nashville. He logged 12:49 minutes and registered an assist in the contest. Ivan Barbashev will draw into the lineup.
Apr 28 - 12:25 PM

Magnus Paajarvi scored the game-winning goal in Saturday’s 4-3 OT win over the Minnesota Wild.

He found the back of the net at the 9:42 mark of the extra frame. Not only did Paajarvi’s goal allow the Blues to win the game, it also allowed them to finish off their series against Minnesota in five games. Paajarvi finishes the first round with a goal and an assist in five contests. Vladimir Tarasenko, Alexander Steen and Paul Stastny also found the back of the net for St. Louis. The Blues will take on the Nashville Predators in the second round.
Apr 22 - 8:21 PM

Magnus Paajarvi has played well for the Blues down the stretch.

He has accounted for four goals and seven points in the last 10 contests. "It's definitely my best push so far with the Blues," Paajarvi said. "I don't know if I can put my finger on a single thing, but my confidence is high. I got a goal the first game I came up, and that gave me a boost right away. Been riding since, I feel like. Trying to keep pushing it and attacking the net." He has been skating on the second line with Patrik Berglund and David Perron.
Mar 31 - 10:49 AM

Magnus Paajarvi scored two goals in Thursday's 4-1 win over the Vancouver Canucks.

That's a pretty good night at the office for a guy who had just six goals coming into tonight's game. Paajarvi tied the game at one at the 17:32 mark of the first period and he extended St. Louis' lead to 3-1 midway through the third frame. The Blues forward has been on a bit of run of late, as he's picked up six points in his last seven games. He has eight goals and three assists in 23 games.
Mar 23 - 11:45 PM

Magnus Paajarvi has a three-game point streak.

He has picked up one goal and two assists during that span. Paajarvi has contributed eight points in 19 contests with the Blues this season.
Mar 16 - 10:06 AM

Magnus Paajarvi scored the winner in the third period in a 3-1 victory over the Kings.

He has played only 17 games so far this season, but Paajarvi has not been particularly productive. He entered Monday with a six-game goalless streak during which he had only one assist. With an average of 12:30 in ice time, he made only total six shots in those previous games and he did not add to that stat against the Blues. His goal came on his only shot of the night.
Mar 14 - 1:04 AM

Magnus Paajarvi will suit up against Chicago on Sunday.

He has three goals and four points in 10 games with the Blues this season. In 123 career games with the Blues spread over four seasons he has 12 goals and 26 points.
Feb 26 - 12:58 PM

Magnus Paajarvi has been recalled from AHL Chicago and he will play Sunday.

The 25-year-old has posted seven goals and 18 points in 26 games down on the farm with the Wolves. He also has three goals and four points with the Blues this season in 10 games.
Feb 26 - 12:34 PM

Magnus Paajarvi has been returned to the AHL's Chicago Wolves.

He posted two goals and one assist in seven games during his latest NHL stint. Paajarvi will probably be back with the Blues after the team's bye week.
Feb 21 - 12:05 PM

Magnus Paajarvi will play on St. Louis' second line on Monday night.

Paajarvi will skate on a line with Patrik Berglund and Jaden Schwartz, which should boost his fantasy outlook. He has three goals and one assist in nine games. He's more of a daily fantasy play than a real season-long option.
Feb 20 - 6:48 PM

Magnus Paajarvi scored the game-winning goal in Tuesday's 6-0 win blanking of the Ottawa Senators.

He opened the scoring early in the second period. Paajarvi was playing in just his fourth game with the Blues this season and he has two goals.
Feb 8 - 11:37 AM

Depth Charts

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