- - http://www.sportstalkflorida.com -
Blues’ Alexander Steen Remains Humble
Posted By Sports Talk Florida On October 29, 2013 @ 9:47 AM In NHL | No Comments
Source: Ryan Dadoun, NBC Sports Pro Hockey Talk 
In the shortened 2013 campaign, Alexander Steen had eight goals in 40 games and his career-high is 24 markers set in 2009-10. This season the 29-year-old forward already has 10 goals in nine games.
That hot start puts him on the same early pace as Brett Hull in 1989-90 and 1990-91 when he netted 72 and 86 goals respectively.
“I don’t think we should be comparing myself to Brett Hull,” Steen told reporters, according to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.
For his part, Steen is giving linemates David Backes and T.J. Oshie a lot of the credit for his accomplishments.
“I’m enjoying playing with those two,” Steen said. “They work extremely hard. It’s been a pleasure for me to play with those two. Osh’s efforts on the forecheck, Backes’ reads and hits is what is creating all these situations for me.”
Article printed from : http://www.sportstalkflorida.com
URL to article: http://www.sportstalkflorida.com/blues-alexander-steen-remains-humble/
URLs in this post:
 Ryan Dadoun, NBC Sports Pro Hockey Talk: http://prohockeytalk.nbcsports.com/2013/10/29/steen-staying-humble-through-incredible-goal-scoring-pace/
 Image: http://www.sportstalkflorida.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/Blues_Alexander_Steen_2013.jpg
Copyright © 2011 ESPN Florida. All rights reserved.