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Vladimir Tarasenko | Winger | #91

Team: St Louis Blues
Age / DOB:  (25) / 12/13/1991
Ht / Wt:  6'0' / 219
Drafted: 2010 / Rd. 1 (16) / STL
Contract: view contract details

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The Blues will put Vladimir Tarasenko on a line with Patrik Berglund and Robby Fabbri against the Jets on Saturday.
In an effort to get the Russian sniper going, head coach Ken Hitchcock is getting Tarasenko away from the slumping Jori Lehtera. Tarasenko hasn't found the back of the net in six consecutive games. Jan 21 - 11:15 AM

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Vladimir Tarasenko will take part in the NHL All-Star Game for a third straight year.

He was named to the Central Division's team on Tuesday. "It means I get a couple good days in LA with my family," he said. "Thanks for my teammates and the Blues organization for making it happen for me again." Tarasenko leads the Blues in scoring with 20 goals and 43 points in 41 games.
Jan 12 - 9:37 AM

Vladimir Tarasenko scored a goal in Thursday's 4-2 loss to the Carolina Hurricanes.

Tarasenko's power play goal at the 7:27 mark of the second period gave the Blues a 2-1 lead at the time. Unfortunately for St. Louis, the 'Canes scored three consecutive goals to close out the game. Tarasenko has three goals in his last two contests, and he's up to 19 goals and 23 assists in 39 games in 2016-17.
Jan 5 - 11:30 PM

Vladimir Tarasenko scored twice to lift St. Louis to a 4-1 victory over Chicago in the Winter Classic.

Tarasenko's first goal proved to be the game winner, giving him four GWGs on 18 goals. Alexander Steen scored a goal and registered an assist for St. Louis. Patrik Berglund accounted for the Blues' other marker. Robby Fabbri registered two assists, giving him 25 points in 37 games.
Jan 2 - 4:16 PM

Vladimir Tarasenko scored his 16th goal of the season during the Blues' 3-2 overtime loss to the Edmonton Oilers in St. Louis Monday night.

The flashy right winger gave the Blues a 2-1 lead at 12:17 of the first period. Kyle Brodziak gave the Blues a 1-0 lead with his fifth goal of the season at 4:20.
Mon, Dec 19, 2016 11:09:00 PM

Vladimir Tarasenko picked up a goal and two assists in St. Louis' 5-2 win over the New Jersey Devils.

The Blues went down 2-0 in the first period, but they managed to score five unanswered goals. Tarasenko got them on the board late in the first period before he helped set up goals by Jori Lehtera and Alex Pietrangelo in the middle frame. The Russian sniper is now on a five-game point streak. He has 15 goals and 37 points in 31 games. He's a must-start in all fantasy leagues.
Thu, Dec 15, 2016 10:43:00 PM

Vladimir Tarasenko had two assists in the Blues' 6-3 loss to Nashville on Tuesday night.

He earned the primary assists on goals by defensemen Kevin Shattenkirk and Brad Hunt (power play. Tarasenko has one goal and six helpers over a four-game scoring streak.
Wed, Dec 14, 2016 12:06:00 PM

Vladimir Tarasenko stayed hot with his 14th goal of the season in Sunday's 3-1 loss to Minnesota.

The Blues only managed to put one past Devan Dubnyk, but Tarasenko has managed five points in his past three games. The 24-year-old now has 14 goals and 32 points in 29 games so far.
Sun, Dec 11, 2016 09:42:00 PM

Vladimir Tarasenko picked up three assists in Friday's 4-1 win over the New Jersey Devils.

Tarasenko is usually the one who buries pucks, but he took on the role of playmaker on Friday night. He set up both of Robby Fabbri's goals and he also registered an assist on Jaden Schwartz's power play goal in the second period. Tarasenko has 13 goals and 31 points in 28 games this season.
Sat, Dec 10, 2016 11:50:00 AM

Vladimir Tarasenko collected his first hat trick of the season during Thursday's 5-4 win over the Lightning.

It's his first hatty since Dec. 16th, 2015 and the third of his career. He also picked up an assist, giving him his second such game of the season and fourth of his career. With 13 goals and 27 points in 24 games thus far this season, it seems safe to say he's worth the price of admission.
Fri, Dec 2, 2016 02:04:00 AM

Forward Vladimir Tarasenko scored at 3:24 of overtime to give the St. Louis Blues a 4-3 victory over the visiting Dallas Stars Monday night.

It was Tarasenko's 10th goal of the season. Kevin Shattenkirk picked up his 11th assist of the season on Tarasenko's goal. Also scoring for St. Louis Monday were Robby Fabbri (fifth), Alex Pietrangelo (fifth) and David Perron (seventh). The Blues had leads of 2-0 and 3-2 before the Stars tied the game and extended it into overtime.
Mon, Nov 28, 2016 11:12:00 PM

Vladimir Tarasenko scored a pair of goals in Wednesday's 4-3 loss to the Washington Capitals.

Tarasenko had a solid night at the office, but his fellow Russian sniper, Alex Ovechkin, one-upped him by scoring a hat trick for the Capitals. Tarasenko cut Washington's lead to 2-1 in the second period and he made things interesting by making it 4-3 with 29 seconds remaining in regulation. Tarasenko has nine goals and 22 points in 21 games in 2016-17.
Thu, Nov 24, 2016 12:59:00 AM

Vladimir Tarasenko is indeed on the ice Thursday against the Sharks.

That's about as clear a sign as any that he's going to play, especially with Alex Steen not on the ice. Tarasenko has six goals and 18 points through 17 games thus far.
Thu, Nov 17, 2016 07:33:00 PM

Vladimir Tarasenko is a question mark to play Thursday night.

He didn't skate on Wednesday and Thursday after he was dinged up on Tuesday night. Tarasenko will take part in the pregame warmup and then a decision on his playing status will be made by the Blues.
Thu, Nov 17, 2016 12:35:00 PM

Vladimir Tarasenko took a maintenance day, so he didn't practice Wednesday.

He is expected to play on Thursday versus San Jose. Tarasenko extended his point streak to six consecutive matches on Tuesday with an assist. He has racked up two goals and seven helpers over that span.
Wed, Nov 16, 2016 04:33:00 PM

Depth Charts

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