The following article is a Guest Post. From time to time Frozen Notes will feature the work of other writers with the intention of providing a different perspective on the St. Louis Blues. In this instance, the following article is from Alex Jackson and it takes a look at the recent Jay Bouwmeester extension.
One of the most important events of the summer for the St Louis Blues was getting defenseman Jay Bouwmeester locked into a longer a deal. In one swift extension, the Blues greatly enhanced their reputation as a club that's willing to spend to put together a contender.
In the words of Doug Armstrong, it made a statement about the club. Armstrong was very clear that the outfit is entering a new phase of their existence; their investments have made St. Louis “the place where good players want to be”.no comments