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Joel Edmundson | Defenseman | #6

Team: St Louis Blues
Age / DOB:  (22) / 6/28/1993
Ht / Wt:  6'4' / 207
Drafted: 2011 / Rd. 2 (46) /

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Joel Edmundson set a Blues' single-game rookie record when he was credited with eight hits against New Jersey on Tuesday night.
The 6-foot-4, 207-pounder likes to throw his weight around and has 63 hits in 31 games this season. Edmundson also logged a career-high 24:24 of ice time against Los Angeles last Saturday and picked up two of his four assists this season in last Friday's shootout loss to Anaheim. He has been stepping up his play with Jay Bouwmeester and Carl Gunnarsson injured. Jan 14 - 9:09 AM

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Joel Edmundson is a healthy scratch in Thursday's game against the Wild.

The 22-year-old has two assists and a minus-3 rating in 25 games this season. Vladimir Tarasenko (illness) will also be scratched.
Thu, Dec 31, 2015 08:03:00 PM

Joel Edmundson will be scratched from Tuesday's match with Nashville.

Through the first 25 games of the season, and Edmundson's career, the rookie defender has posted two points, 22 PIMs, 23 blocks, and 37 hits. Not bad, but not fantasy worthy either.
Source: Lou Korac
Tue, Dec 29, 2015 07:18:00 PM

Joel Edmundson and Jordan Caron were scratched from Sunday's match against Dallas.

Edmundson has put forth 22 PIMs, 23 blocks, and 37 hits through 25 games this season. Which isn't too shabby all things considered. But like Caron, he probably doesn't warrant a spot on yours squad.
Sun, Dec 27, 2015 05:19:00 PM

Joel Edmundson and Scott Gomez will each be scratched from Saturday's match with Dallas.

All things considered, both players are having nice seasons for the Blues. Edmundson has put forth 22 PIMs, 23 blocks, and 37 hits through 25 games. While Gomez, at his ripe old age, has eight points in 20 games. Neither are great fantasy options, but both contribute on the ice.
Source: Lou Korac
Sat, Dec 26, 2015 07:26:00 PM

Joel Edmundson will be a healthy scratch Saturday when the Blues host Dallas.

Carl Gunnarson will return to the lineup from injury and Robert Bortuzzo will skate beside him on the third pairing.
Sat, Dec 26, 2015 12:28:00 PM

The St. Louis Blues recalled Joel Edmundson from the AHL on Sunday.

The 22-year-old was sent to the minors after playing 23 games with the Blues this season. He has no goals and two assists in '15-16.
Sun, Dec 20, 2015 11:04:00 AM

The St. Louis Blues assigned Joel Edmundson to the AHL.

Edmundson has been struggling of late and the Blues will let him find his game in the American Hockey League. The 22-year-old finished Saturday's game against Toronto with a minus-2 rating in 11:58 of ice time.
Sun, Dec 6, 2015 11:25:00 AM

Joel Edmundson will be scratched again Wednesday and he isn't surprised by the decision.

"I wasn't too pleased with my last couple games," he said. "I think it's just time to regroup, watch a couple games and see how much space I actually have out there. Just do some studying." The rookie defender was scratched for just the second time this season on Monday. He has two assists, 30 hits and 20 penalty minutes in 20 games.
Wed, Nov 25, 2015 09:39:00 AM

Joel Edmundson will be a healthy sratch in Monday's game against the Buffalo Sabres.

The 22-year-old has two assists in 20 games this season. Scott Gomez and Ryan Reaves will also watch Monday's game from the press box.
Mon, Nov 23, 2015 06:55:00 PM

Joel Edmundson will be paired with Alex Pietrangelo on Monday night.

He has played with Pietragelo in the past. In his last two games, Edmundson logged just over 10 minutes of ice time. He has one assist in 16 games this season along with 20 penalty minutes and 26 hits.
Mon, Nov 16, 2015 03:16:00 PM

Joel Edmundson and Scott Gomez are the healthy scratches for the Blue in their game against the Wild on Saturday.

Edmundson lost his spot in the lineup to Robert Bortuzzo. Neither Edmundson or Gomez hold any fantasy value moving forward.
Sat, Oct 10, 2015 08:34:00 PM

Joel Edmundson will play in his first NHL game on Thursday.

Edmundson recorded four goals and 12 points in 30 AHL contests last season. He will be paired up with another rookie in Colton Parayko.
Thu, Oct 8, 2015 02:15:00 PM

Joel Edmundson was "speechless" when he was told that he made St. Louis' roster out of camp.

"I was waiting for this conversation for a long time now and was kind of nervous," Edmundson said. "But when he told me 'Congratulations,' I was kind of speechless, to be honest." The Blues also kept Colton Parayko on the back end for the start of the 2015-16 campaign.
Tue, Oct 6, 2015 02:11:00 PM

St. Louis has agreed to a three-year, entry-level deal with prospect defenseman Joel Edmundson.

Edmundson was selected in the second round, 46th overall, by the Blues in the 2011 NHL Entry Draft. He has registered nine goals and 25 points in 61 games between Moose Jaw and Kamloops in the WHL this campaign.
Wed, Mar 6, 2013 03:00:00 PM

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C1David Backes
2Paul Stastny
3Jori Lehtera
4Kyle Brodziak
LW1Alexander Steen
2Jaden Schwartz
3Robby Fabbri
4Magnus Paajarvi
5Steve Ott
RW1Vladimir Tarasenko
2Troy Brouwer
3Dmitrij Jaskin
4Scottie Upshall
5Patrik Berglund
6Ryan Reaves
D1Kevin Shattenkirk
2Alex Pietrangelo
3Jay Bouwmeester
4Colton Parayko
5Andre Benoit
6Carl Gunnarsson
7Robert Bortuzzo
8Joel Edmundson
9Peter Harrold
G1Jake Allen
2Brian Elliott
3Pheonix Copley