No matter how many years pass, few of us old enough to understand the scope of what happened on September 11, 2001 will ever forget those video images of planes flying through skyscrapers, which then crumbled into dust. Perhaps out of psychological necessity, we have distanced ourselves from the visceral emotions of that day.
The Blues are in Canada for the next week. They play the first of five games against Canadian teams tonight as they skate against the Flames in Calgary. St. Louis is coming off a 3-2 loss at Minnesota on Saturday after beating Edmonton in the home opener last Thursday.