Sharks Double Up Blues In St. Louis

The Sharks doubled up the Blues 4-2 at Scottrade Center. Kevin Shattenkirk and Jay Bouwmeester both scored for the Blues, who have dropped two in-a-row on the heels of a three-game winning streak. Jaroslav Halak allowed all four goals on 27 shots in the setback.

The Blues are without team captain David Backes. Backes has a concussion, according to reports. He missed the game against San Jose Tuesday. Backes is listed as day-to-day. He has missed only three games in the past six seasons.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

15 hours 33 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Junior Running Back/Defensive Back Jonathan Braun with the St. Francis Borgia Knight Football Team. Braun ran the ball 21 times for 195 yards and two touchdowns in Friday night's 31-19 win over the Union Wildcats, averaging 9.3 yards per carry. He also plays defensive back where he made one tackle.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 6 days ago

August 9, 2014, will forever be marked in the history books as the date Michael Brown was shot by a Ferguson police officer.

It is the aftermath of that event, however, which history will forever remember. The protesters, the looters, the agitators, the Hands Up Don't Shoot movement, the dramatic announcement of the grand jury, the buildings up in flames. In the process, the community and image of Ferguson was destroyed.

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SPORTS CORNER

15 hours 3 min ago

The Cardinals are back home tonight to open a nine-game homestand at Busch Stadium. They host the Nationals in the first of three games at 7:15 p.m. John Lackey is slated to oppose Washington's Gio Gonzalez. The Cards also play the Pirates and Cubs on this homestand.