St. Louis Blues President of Hockey Operations and General Manager Doug Armstrong announced today the Blues have placed forward Alexander Steen on injured reserve (IR) with a left-shoulder injury. Steen will be re-evaluated in two weeks.
Steen, 34, has appeared in 32 games for the Blues this season, tallying 15 points (six goals, nine assists) and 10 penalty minutes. The 6’0, 203-pound forward is currently in his 11th season with the Blues after the club acquired him via trade from the Toronto Maple Leafs on Nov. 24, 2008. Overall, the Winnipeg, Manitoba, native has amassed 593 points (234 goals, 359 assists) in 930 career National Hockey League (NHL) regular-season games.