With playoff run coming to end, Blues come full circle

Updated: April 19, 2006, 4:23 AM ET
By Scott Burnside | ESPN.com

ST. LOUIS -- If Shakespeare was penning the story of this seminal St. Louis Blues season, he might start something like this:

"I come not to praise The Streak but to bury it."

Or something like that.

As the hours tick away on this most unusual of NHL seasons, with excitement growing in New York and Anaheim and all the playoff markets in between, the sad sack Blues are a footnote, an asterisk.

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