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St. Louis Blues season preview

Updated: October 3, 2005, 12:11 PM ET
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THE BOTTOM LINE

By Jim Kelley, Special to ESPN.com

The Blues dumped salary as a prelude to a sale. They also lost an All-Star defenseman in Al MacInnis (retirement) and Chris Pronger (trade to Edmonton) as well as scorer Pavol Demitra. That doesn't make them a bad team, just different and a little bit more at risk.

Offense: Despite a reputation for name players, the Blues couldn't score last season (21st overall) and lost a lot in the departure of Demitra and especially Pronger, ...

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