Even though he played in only three of the Blues' last 25 games of the regular season, Jordan Leopold dressed as St. Louis' sixth defenseman in Game 1 against the Blackhawks Thursday night.
With T.J. Oshie out, St. Louis coach Ken Hitchcock started Steve Ott on the top line with David Backes and Alex Steen.
T.J. Oshie is skating Friday morning with a few players who did not play Thursday night against Chicago.
Patrick Berglund (upper-body injury) is skating Friday morning.
The St. Louis Blues' 4-3 win over Chicago was the eighth time in history that Game 1 of a first round series went to triple overtime.
Ryan Miller was excellent in goal for the Blues Thursday night as they outlasted Chicago to earn a 4-3 triple-overtime win in Game 1 of their opening round playoff series.
Alexander Steen's goal 26 seconds into the third overtime period gave the Blues a 4-3 win over Chicago in Game 1 of their first round playoff series Thursday night.
Vladimir Sobotka (lower body) will be in the lineup for Game 1 on Thursday night.
David Backes (foot) will play Thursday in St. Louis' playoff opener.
Vladimir Tarasenko (hand) will suit up for the Blues on Thursday night against Chicago in their playoff opener.
As expected, Patrik Berglund (upper body) has been ruled out for Thursday's playoff opener against Chicago.
T.J. Oshie (upper body) won't play in Game 1 against Chicago on Thursday.
T.J. Oshie (upper body) hasn't been cleared for contact yet.
David Backes (foot) didn't skate Tuesday.
Brenden Morrow (foot) didn't want to rule himself out for Game 1 on Thursday.