Vladimir Tarasenko RUMORS & NEWS

  • Blues sniper Tarasenko undergoes surgery on left knee

    Sportsnet "St. Louis Blues sniper Vladimir Tarasenko has undergone successful arthroscopic surgery on his left knee and will be re-evaluated in four weeks, the team announced Tuesday. The 27-year-old notched 33 goals and 68 points across 76 games in 2018-19, his fifth consecutive 30-goal..." June 25

  • Vladimir Tarasenko expected to play for Blues in Game 6 after birth of third son

    Sportsnet "Vladimir Tarasenko strolls out of the rink with a smile as grand as the moment. He is heading to see his sons, and there are now as many of them as the St. Louis Blues’ have wins in the Stanley Cup Final, as Tarasenko has goals in the most important series of his..." June 08

  • ‘You need to do more’: Vladimir Tarasenko takes page from Alex Ovechkin’s Cup run

    Sportsnet "There is a Russian superstar in this Stanley Cup Final striving to do exactly what the last one did. Work harder. Discover new elements within his own game. Round out his reputation. Lift a trophy. Sniper Vladimir Tarasenko paid close attention as his countryman, the..." June 07

  • Blues’ Vladimir Tarasenko is sniping at Alex Ovechkin-like level in playoffs

    Pro Hockey Talk "The St. Louis Blues are breaking through in the playoffs like never before, but as hot as Vladimir Tarasenko is right now, he’s been clutch for some time now. After scoring a goal in the Blues’ Game 2 win to extend his personal playoff point streak to eight games,..." May 31

  • Vladimir Tarasenko getting in gear for Blues entering Game 4 against Sharks

    NHL.com "Vladimir Tarasenko is starting to find his stride for the St. Louis Blues against the San Jose Sharks in the Western Conference Final. The forward, who led the Blues in goals for the fifth consecutive season with 33, has one point in three straight Stanley Cup Playoff games (one goal,..." May 17

  • Blues' Vladimir Tarasenko returns vs. Oilers after 5-game absence

    Sporting News "Vladimir Tarasenko is back, and the Blues need him now more than ever. The right winger will return to the lineup Tuesday against the Oilers, according to a team release. Tarasenko has been sidelined since March 7, when he sustained an upper-body injury against the..." March 19

  • Tarasenko out with upper-body injury, to be re-evaluated in 10 days

    The Score "St. Louis Blues forward Vladimir Tarasenko is dealing with an upper-body injury and will be re-evaluated in 10 days, the team announced Sunday. Tarasenko suffered the ailment during Thursday's win over the Los Angeles Kings and did not play Saturday against the San Jose..." March 10

  • Tarasenko day to day for Blues, out against Sharks

    NHL.com "Vladimir Tarasenko is day to day for the St. Louis Blues because of an upper-body injury. The 27-year-old forward did not play against the San Jose Sharks on Saturday; he was injured in a 4-0 win at the Los Angeles Kings on Thursday, when he had a goal and an..." March 09

  • Tarasenko driving success of Blues with all-around play

    NHL.com "A change in Vladimir Tarasenko's mindset has translated into a change of fortune for the St. Louis Blues. Known for his offensive abilities since joining the NHL for the 2012-13 season, Tarasenko has played more of a 200-foot game during the past three months. It's..." February 16

  • Bruins may target Blues' Brayden Schenn or Vladimir Tarasenko in trade

    NBC Sports Boston "Perhaps some of it was because the Bruins will be hosting their team at TD Garden on Thursday night. Perhaps some of it was about their scouting the Montreal Canadiens. But whatever the reason, the St. Louis Blues had a group of talent evaluators at TD Garden Monday night..." January 16