Canucks Quiet Blues In Overtime

Ryan Kesler lit the lamp with just 15 seconds left in overtime to send the Canucks to a 3-2 win over the Blues at Scottrade Center. It was Kesler's second goal of the game and seventh of the season. Chris Higgins also scored for Vancouver while Mike Santorelli notched to assists. Eddie Lack halted 22 shots in goal for the Canucks, who have won three straight. Alexander Steen had a goal and an assist while Vladimir Sobotka also scored for St. Louis. Jaroslav Halak stopped 18 shots as the Blues lost their third in four games.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

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The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Gus Kleekamp with the Washington Post 218 Junior American Legion Baseball Team. Gus pitches, plays shortstop and bats third on the Junior Legion team that won the state championship in Blue Springs over the weekend. He posted the save in a 4-3 win over Festus in the title game. His batting average is .400 with 47-rbi and 47 runs scored. As a pitcher, he's 5-0 with an ERA of 1.631 and a WHIP of .961.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

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CLICK THE ABOVE LINK TO HEAR OFF THE CUFF: ON DEMAND.

Thomas Jefferson, proponent of the Bill of Rights, could never have conceived just how many venues there are today for First-Amendment protected speech.

What he also could not have conceived is how this phenomenon of pervasive media has actually stymied, not enhanced, the free speech expression of presidential candidates.

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SPORTS CORNER

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Rams veterans are due to report to Earth City today for the start of training camp. Rookies arrived at the Russell Athletic Training Facility on Monday. The team will hold its first official practice on Friday. The Rams will kick off the preseason slate August 14th on the road at Oakland.