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Vladimir Tarasenko | Winger | #91

Team: St Louis Blues
Age / DOB:  (25) / 12/13/1991
Ht / Wt:  6'0' / 225
Drafted: 2010 / Rd. 1 (16) / STL
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Vladimir Tarasenko posted two goals in Monday's loss at Calgary on five shots on goal with two hits and a blocked shot.
Tarasenko opened the night's scoring with an even-strength tally against Mike Smith, and he later beat backup Eddie Lack on an even-strength marker in the final 20 minutes. He has posted four goals with eight points and a plus-4 rating over his past five outings. Nov 14 - 12:31 AM

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Vladimir Tarasenko scored a goal and two assists for the Blues in a 3-1 victory over the Devils on Tuesday evening.

Tarasenko was a game-time decision and he ended up playing a great game for the Blues Tuesday. It was both the Russian's first three-point game and sixth multi-point game of the season. Tarasenko now has eight goals and 19 points in 16 games.
Nov 7 - 10:04 PM

Vladimir Tarasenko will play in Tuesday's game against New Jersey.

Tarasenko was a game-time decision for this game due to an upper-body injury, but he got the green light to play. He's on a line with Brayden Schenn and Jaden Schwartz.
Nov 7 - 6:59 PM

Vladimir Tarasenko's status is uncertain for Tuesday's game against New Jersey.

Coach Mike Yeo said Monday that Tarasenko has an upper-body injury. "It started last game," Yeo stated referring to Saturday match against Toronto. "He aggravated something in the first period and he was able to get through the game. A little sore today, so we just got him off the ice."
Nov 7 - 11:07 AM

Vladimir Tarasenko is dealing with an upper-body injury, according to coach Mike Yeo.

Tarasenko left Monday's practice early because of the ailment. The Blues visit New Jersey on Tuesday night and the status of the their star player is unclear at this time.
Nov 6 - 1:18 PM

The St. Louis Blues could not muster up anything offensively in a 2-0 loss to the Philadelphia Flyers.

The Blues fired 33 at Neuvirth but could never get the puck passed him. Vladimir Tarasenko, Alex Pietrangelo, and Robert Bortuzzo led the way for the Blues with five shots each. The Blues will look to bounce back on Saturday against the Maple Leafs.
Nov 2 - 11:08 PM

Vladimir Tarasenko scored a goal and an assist in Monday's 4-2 win over the Los Angeles Kings.

The goal put an end to Tarasenko's five-game goalless drought. Tarasenko opened the scoring at the 7:25 mark of the second period. He also helped set up Jaden Schwartz's goal less than three minutes later. The Blues forward finished the game with a plus-2 rating, three shots on goal and three hits in 18:58 of ice time. Tarasenko has six goals, eight assists and a plus-11 rating in 13 games this season.
Oct 31 - 12:11 AM

Vladimir Tarasenko contributed two assists in a 5-2 win over Calgary on Wednesday night.

Tarasenko helped set up goals by Jaden Schwartz (power play) and Joe Edmundson (empty net). He has accounted for 11 points in 10 games this year.
Oct 26 - 10:54 AM

Vladimir Tarasenko produced one goal and one assist in Wednesday's 5-2 win over Chicago.

Tarasenko scored his fifth goal in seven games and extended his point streak to three straight games. He has two goals and two helpers during that span.
Oct 19 - 10:32 AM

Vladimir Tarasenko scored a goal in Saturday's 2-1 loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning.

Tarasenko cut the deficit to 2-1 with under four minutes remaining in regulation, but that's as close as the Blues would come to tying the game. The Russian sniper finished the game with a plus-1 rating and three shots on goal in 19:51 of ice time. Tarasenko now has four goals and two assists in six games this season.
Oct 14 - 11:02 PM

Vladimir Tarasenko netted a pair of goals in Monday afternoon's 3-2 shootout win over the Islanders.

Tarasenko gave the Blues a 2-0 lead in the second period with his second and third goals of the season. He also scored in the shootout. Tarasenko has four points (three goals, one assist) in three matches this year.
Oct 9 - 4:38 PM

Vladimir Tarasenko found the back of the net in St. Louis' 4-2 win against Dallas on Saturday.

Tarasenko also had an assist in the Blues' season opener on Wednesday. He's reached the 70-point milestone in each of his last three campaigns and should be able to do it again in 2017-18.
Oct 8 - 7:05 AM

Vladimir Tarasenko scored a goal in Thursday's 3-2 loss to the Minnesota Wild.

This game was played in Kansas City. This contest was tied at two late in the game, but Minnesota's Charlie Coyle netted the game-winning goal with just over four seconds remaining. Tarasenko has filled the net during the preseason, and that should continue into the regular season. He's scored at least 37 goals in each of the last three seasons. He's a must-own in all fantasy leagues.
Sep 28 - 10:52 PM

Vladimir Tarasenko’s hands looked as good as gold in Sunday night’s victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins in pre-season action.

Tarasenko notched a goal in the game, his third in two pre-season contests. He’s averaged 38 goals in each of the last three seasons, and certainly has the talent to break the 40-goal plateau this season.
Sep 24 - 10:43 PM

Vladimir Tarasenko scored a pair of goals in Wednesday's 3-2 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets.

Tarasenko has scored 37, 40 and 39 goals over the last three years, so he's a pretty safe bet to be in that range again this year. The 25-year-old is one of the best snipers in the league, and although these two goals came in a preseason game, it's still encouraging to see him get off on the right foot.
Sep 20 - 11:39 PM

Depth Charts

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