Kevin Shattenkirk RUMORS & NEWS

  • After expecting trade, Shattenkirk commits to leadership role for Blues

    St. Louis Post-Dispatch "In a matter of months, Kevin Shattenkirk will go from the verge of being traded by the Blues to opening training camp with the club Friday with an “A” on his chest. General manager Doug Armstrong had talks with teams about Shattenkirk leading up to the NHL draft in June, but when that dialogue..." September 20

  • Blues would make a big mistake if they traded Kevin Shattenkirk

    Pro Hockey Talk "We’ve seen some twists and turns in the “Will they or won’t they?” saga regarding the St. Louis Blues trading Kevin Shattenkirk. The truth is, it shouldn’t even be a discussion. Shattenkirk is far too valuable to be shipped away in what would likely be a panic move. The main issue for the..." August 20

  • Blues GM hints Shattenkirk off trade market

    ESPN "This was always going to be a transition offseason for the Blues, regardless of how the postseason played out. That David Backes, Troy Brouwer and Brian Elliott helped lead a charge to the Western Conference finals only made the breakup a little bit harder. But in general manager Doug..." August 05

  • Shattenkirk for Krejci trade rumor still floating around

    Puck Drunk Love "Kevin Shattenkirk was supposed to be traded prior to the 2016 NHL Draft. Despite dozens of rumors, a trade never developed. Shattenkirk has remained with the Blues, watching the team deal away Brian Elliott while failing to sign David Backes and Troy Brouwer. Shattenkirk and his agent admitted..." July 27

  • Does Kevin Shattenkirk to the Oilers now make more sense?

    Edmonton Journal "The notion that Kevin Shattenkirk would end up on the Edmonton Oilers never made much sense, but have things changed? Is there a possibility that Shattenkirk’s value has dropped enough that he might now make sense for the Oilers, either as a one-year rental or as a long-term answer on the..." July 18

  • Kevin Shattenkirk twists in the wind with Blues

    Yahoo! Sports "The conversation happened before the NHL’s early summer market bazaar. Jordan Neumann, the agent for Kevin Shattenkirk, and Doug Armstrong, the general manager of the defenseman’s St. Louis Blues, talked about the present and the future. The impression made on Neumann was that the contract..." July 18

  • Shattenkirk not listed among Blues' core players by GM

    The Score "Signs continue to point to Kevin Shattenkirk's imminent departure from St. Louis. While announcing the signing of forward Jaden Schwartz to a new five-year contract, Blues general manager Doug Armstrong listed a group of core players around whom he's looking to build a..." July 16

  • Sounds like Blues won't be trading Shattenkirk

    CSN New England "So, it looks like the Bruins will have to find a puck-moving, “transitional” defenseman elsewhere as Blues D-man Kevin Shattenkirk may be off the market for a while. Blues President of Hockey Operations and GM Doug Armstrong jumped on with the NHL Tonight crew on NHL Network Friday afternoon..." July 01

  • Report: Shattenkirk wouldn’t sign with Oilers, killing potential trade

    Puck Drunk Love "Prior to the shocking trade which sent Taylor Hall from the Oilers to the Devils in exchange for Adam Larsson, there was plenty of talk suggesting the Oilers and the Blues might be working on a deal involving Kevin Shattenkirk. With the dust still settling on the Hall-Larsson swap, it sounds like..." June 30

  • Shattenkirk expects Blues to trade him

    St. Louis Post-Dispatch "Kevin Shattenkirk believes that he won’t be a Blue much longer. In fact, the defenseman’s agent is surprised that he’s still with the club. Before last weekend’s NHL draft, Blues general manager Doug Armstrong called Shattenkirk’s agent, Jordan Neumann of Edge Sports Management, and discussed..." June 28

  • Report: Blues requested Red Wings Dylan Larkin in trade for Kevin Shattenkirk

    Winging It In Motown "Reports had surfaced on Sunday out of the Free Press that when the Red Wings inquired on defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk, the St. Louis Blues’ asking price was forward Dylan Larkin: St. Louis has to decide what to do with defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk, but on first chatter the Blues wanted Larkin,..." June 26

  • Agent 'surprised' Shattenkirk wasn't traded at draft

    The Score "With rumors linking Kevin Shattenkirk to the Edmonton Oilers and Boston Bruins during the NHL draft, it appeared the St. Louis Blues defenseman would be dealt by Saturday. However, a trade never came to be - much to the surprise of the blue-liner's agent, Jordan Neumann. "Based on the..." June 25

  • Rangers in hot pursuit of Blues defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk, who would be perfect fit

    New York Daily News "The Rangers weren’t eager to trade Keith Yandle’s negotiating rights to the Florida Panthers on Monday. GM Jeff Gorton and coach Alain Vigneault know that puck-moving defensemen with a strong first pass, power play moxie and skating ability are must-haves in the modern NHL – even if it means..." June 23

  • Oilers, Bruins Calling About Kevin Shattenkirk

    The Hockey Writers "With summer trade season fully underway, it’s not surprising that two of the teams with the biggest defensive gaps — the Edmonton Oilers and Boston Bruins — are reported to have made calls to the St. Louis Blues about defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk. ESPN’s Pierre LeBrun told TSN 1040 that both..." June 21

  • Shattenkirk just one big name in trade rumors

    St. Louis Post-Dispatch "Blues defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk remains one of the most-discussed names in the NHL's rumor mill for many well-documented reasons. Blues general manager Doug Armstrong isn't eager to get rid of him, as he has been with a few players in the past. But many other things would have to happen..." June 13

  • Trade or no trade? Blues face decision on Shattenkirk

    St. Louis Post-Dispatch "Now that the Blues are in their offseason, Kevin Shattenkirk will enter his third round of trade speculation in the past year. The rumors began at the NHL draft last summer, when it was believed that the Blues were close on a blockbuster deal involving the All-Star defenseman and T.J. Oshie...." June 08

  • Kevin Shattenkirk knows the trade rumors probably won't go away

    St. Louis Post-Dispatch "Three days after their season ended in San Jose, the Blues gathered their gear at Scottrade Center Saturday morning and departed for the offseason. It was the last time fans will hear from them for a few months, and perhaps the last time ever as a Blue. There are many questions facing the..." May 28