Blues Select Fabbri with No. 21 Pick

The St. Louis Blues have selected forward Robby Fabbri with the 21st overall pick in the first round of the 2014 NHL Entry Draft. Fabbri, 18, dressed in 58 regular season games with the Ontario Hockey League’s (OHL) Guelph Storm last season, ranking second on the club with 87 points, including 45 goals and 42 assists. In addition, Fabbri helped the Storm capture the OHL Championship, posting 28 points, including a team-leading 13 goals, in 16 postseason games en route to earning the 99 Award as the league’s Playoff MVP. Overall, the 5-foot-10, 165-pound center has spent the past two seasons with Guelph, totaling 120 points (55 goals, 65 assists) and 93 penalty minutes in 117 career regular season games. The Mississauga, Ontario native was ranked 21st overall by NHL Central Scouting.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

2 days 16 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Legion Baseball Player Spencer Juergens from Washington Post 218. As a pitcher, Spencer is currently 6-0 with 32 strike outs and only four walks. He's given up seven runs, three earned over 36 innings and his ERA is .736. As a hitter, Spencer's average is .500 with 14 rbi's and 11 runs scored. In 44 official at bats, Spencer has struck out just five times with two walks.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 5 days ago

Over the course of the past 16 years doing commentary on air and in print, there have sadly been many mass shootings and many predictable politicized reactions.

The shootings at Emmanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina, however, stands out for two main reasons.

It involved race, and it was done it a church.

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SPORTS CORNER

12 hours 38 min ago

Coming up tonight in senior legion baseball, Washington Post 218 will host Pacific at Ronsick Field. Game time is 6:00 on KLPW-AM 1220.