MONTREAL — It happened four days ago, but Keith Tkachuk still can’t believe how his St. Louis Blues rallied from two goals down in the final 90 seconds to tie the Boston Bruins and then win a shootout last Monday at TD Banknorth Garden.
When asked yesterday during the Western Conference All-Stars’ media availability if he had to calm down some of his younger teammates after the win, Tkachuk explained: “I think I was the most emotional out of all of them. You’ve got to keep your composure, but I can’t believe we tied it up with one second left.”
Actually, the Blues tied it with 0.8 left on the clock. The win over the top team in the Eastern Conference could prove to be a turning point for the Blues, who followed up with a 2-0 win over Chicago Wednesday. (more…)