Defensemen ready to return to Blues
ST. LOUIS -- The St. Louis Blues, depleted by injuries for much of the season, are expected to get a pair defensemen back for Monday night's game against Vancouver.
Polak has missed the last 24 games after having a tendon in his right wrist severed by the skate blade of Pittsburgh's Sidney Crosby on Oct. 23.
Pietrangelo, the No. 4 pick of the 2008 NHL entry draft, has missed the last three games after being injured on Dec. 9 against Columbus.
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