Blues Beat Preds

T.J. Oshie and Vladimir Tarasenko each scored in the shootout to lift the Blues to a 4-3 win over the Predators from St. Louis. Tarasenko tied the game at three with 12 minutes left to play in regulation. Jaden Schwartz and David Backes also lit the lamp for St. Louis, which has won four of its last five. Brian Elliott had 28 saves in net for the victors. Paul Gaustad, Mike Fisher and Roman Josi all scored for Nashville, which had won two in-a-row. Carter Hutton made 31 saves in the loss.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

3 days 14 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Swimmer Michael Matthews from St. Francis Borgia Regional High School in Washington. Michael medalled in two events at the state swim meet at the St. Peters Rec-Plex. He took 7th in the 50-Yard Freestyle and 4th in the 100-Yard Butterfly. Michael also medalled in four events in the AAA Conference meet, helping Borgia secure the conference title.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 2 days ago

Every election year, I hear the same complaints about the political party system, rigged elections and flawed candidates. As it happens, many of these come from folks who are rationalizing their decision not to vote.

I have a word for those who opt not to vote and then complain bitterly about the folks who end up running our country.

Malcontents.

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SPORTS CORNER

12 hours 38 min ago

Thanks to a balanced scoring attack and a second half surge, the Mizzou Men's Basketball team improved to 2-1 on the season with a 78-64 win over Oral Roberts Wednesday evening at Mizzou Arena. Freshman Montaque Gill-Caesar led the offensive output for Missouri with 19 points, with 10 total Tigers reaching the score sheet on the night. The Tigers fell behind early as a result of a sharp shooting performance from Oral Roberts to open the game.