Blues place forward Jaden Schwartz on injured reserve

Blues place forward Jaden Schwartz on injured reserve

  1. LOUIS  /December 10, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) —The St. Louis Blues have placed forward Jaden Schwartz on injured reserve with a right ankle injury, and he will re-evaluated in six weeks.

The Blues made the move Sunday, hours ahead of their game against the Sabres. Schwartz suffered the injury during the Blues’ 6-1 win in Detroit on Saturday. He was tied for ninth in the NHL with 35 points (14 goals, 21 assists) and ranked second with a plus-23 rating through 30 games for the Central Division-leading Blues.

St. Louis also recalled forward Ivan Barbashev from the American Hockey League affiliate in Chicago. He has 12 points (five goals, seven assists) in 36 career NHL regular-season games.

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By Associated Press, published on STL.NEWS by St. Louis Media, LLC (AS)

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