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Jake Allen | Goalie | #34

Team: St Louis Blues
Age / DOB:  (26) / 8/7/1990
Ht / Wt:  6'2' / 195
Drafted: 2008 / Rd. 2 (34) / STL
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Jake Allen turned aside 34 of 37 shots in Saturday’s 4-3 overtime win over the Minnesota Wild.
The Blues built up 2-0 and 3-1 leads in this one, but they allowed the Wild to claw back to force overtime. Thankfully for the Blues, they got the job done in overtime thanks to a goal by forward Magnus Paajarvi. Allen finishes the first round with a 4-1 record, a sparkling 1.47 goals-against-average and a .956 save percentage. The Blues will take on the Nashville Predators in the second round. The goalie matchup should be intriguing to say the least, as both Allen and Pekka Rinne were outstanding in their opening-round victories. Apr 22 - 8:23 PM

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Jake Allen will get the start in Saturday afternoon's game against Minnesota.

A win in Game 5 would eliminate the Wild from the postseason. Allen has a 3-1 record with a 1.17 goals-against-average and a .966 save percentage this postseason.
Source: NHL.com
Apr 22 - 2:50 PM

Jake Allen let in two goals in a 2-0 loss to Minnesota Wednesday night as the Wild faced a must-win situation.

Allen was scored on twice Wednesday night by a desperate Wild who were down 3-0 in the series. In the past three contests, Allen only allowed one goal in each, resulting in three wins and a save percentage of .929. The goaltender faced 28 shots which was the second least of the series. Allen was pulled for the Blues to go empty net with just under two minutes to go but to no avail.
Apr 20 - 12:45 AM

Jake Allen will be between the pipes when the Blues look to sweep their first round series up 3-0.

Allen will enter his first elimination game this postseason, with a 3-0 series lead and a stingy 0.91 goals against average and .974 save percentage. A big part of the Blues stellar performance thus far.
Apr 19 - 9:21 PM

Jake Allen turned aside 40 of 41 shots in St. Louis' 3-1 win over Minnesota Sunday afternoon.

Allen struggled mightily in the first half of 2016-17, but he turned his season around and that's carried over into the playoffs. The Blues have a commanding 3-0 series lead in the first round in large part thanks to Allen stopping 114 of the Wild's 117 shots.
Apr 16 - 6:15 PM

Jake Allen will get the start against the Wild in Game 3 Sunday afternoon.

St. Louis will be sticking with the same lineup and for good reason. Allen has been terrific so far allowing only two goals in two St. Louis 2-1 wins. He boasts a .974 save percentage in those contests.
Apr 16 - 12:36 PM

Jake Allen stopped 29 of 30 shots in Friday's 2-1 win over the Minnesota Wild.

Allen has been terrific in the first two games of the series. He stopped all 19 shots he faced at even-strength and only allowed a power play goal to Zach Parise in tonight's game. The Blues will now head home with a 2-0 lead in the series. Game 3 will take place on Sunday afternoon. Allen has a 0.87 goals-against-average and a .974 save percentage this postseason.
Apr 15 - 12:01 AM

Jake Allen will be in net for Game 2 against the Wild on Friday.

Allen was simply sensational during the Game 1 overtime victory, stopping 51 of 52 shots. He'll look to continue his strong play and give the Blues a stronghold in the series tonight.
Apr 14 - 7:06 PM

Jake Allen stopped 51 of 52 shots, as the Blues beat the Wild 2-1 in overtime Wednesday night to take a 1-0 lead in the series.

Allen had a shutout going until late in the third. With 22.7 seconds remaining. Zach Parise found the back of the net with his seventh shot on goal and the 44th for the team. Allen was the shining star for an obviously outmatched Blues team and he was perfect in overtime.
Apr 13 - 1:13 AM

Jake Allen, who is projected to start in the Blues' playoff opener on Wednesday against Minnesota, has been superb since St. Louis made some coaching changes.

Allen has posted a 1.85 goals-against average and a .938 save percentage since Mike Yeo took over as head coach and Martin Brodeur replaced Jim Corsi as the goaltending coach. "He's been nothing short of phenomenal for the better part of three months right now," Yeo said. "You can see the confidence in his game. You can see it in the way that he plays the puck, in the way that he challenges shots, the way that he makes difficult saves look easy. And that confidence filters through to the rest of the group." Allen was 3-1-0 in five appearances against the Wild during the regular season.
Apr 12 - 6:22 PM

Jake Allen made 32 saves on 34 shots in a 3-2 win over Colorado on Sunday.

Allen finishes the season with a 33-20-5 record, 2.42 goals against average and .915 save percentage. He allowed 10 goals in his final three games of the regular season.
Apr 10 - 12:00 AM

Jake Allen will take on Colorado on Sunday.

It'll be the season finale for both clubs. Allen has gone 3-0-1 with just four goals against on 108 combined shots this season against the Avalanche.
Apr 7 - 7:42 PM

Jake Allen stopped 29 of 32 shots in Thursday's 6-3 win over the Florida Panthers.

The Blues jumped out to 1-0, 2-1 and 3-2 leads before eventually taking the game over. Allen has now won two of his last three games and he owns a 32-20-5 record with a 2.43 goals-against-average and a .914 save percentage. He's been very good in the last few weeks.
Apr 6 - 10:40 PM

Jake Allen will be in net against Florida on Thursday.

Allen has not fared as well against Eastern foes this season. In 21 games he's gone 10-8-1 along with a .908 save percentage, a shutout, and 2.67 GAA.
Apr 6 - 5:47 PM

Jake Allen allowed five goals on 25 shots in Tuesday's 5-2 loss to the Winnipeg Jets.

The Blues went into the second period with a 1-0 lead, but they gave up three goals in the second period and found themselves down 3-2 heading into the third. Allen got the hook in the middle of the third frame. It's the first time in four games that he's given up more than one goal. Carter Hutton entered the game in relief of Allen, and he stopped all six shots he faced. Allen has a 31-20-5 record with a 2.42 goals-against-average and a .914 save percentage.
Apr 4 - 10:59 PM

Depth Charts

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