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Ken Hitchcock Has High Hopes For Morrow-Roy-Ott Line


Derek Roy will be back in the Blues? lineup tonight (versus Minnesota) after missing two games with a shoulder injury, and he?ll be centering a third line ? with gritty veterans Steve Ott and Brenden Morrow ? for which coach Ken Hitchcock has high hopes.

?I want to see [the line] play consistently well before we evaluate whether we?re going to stay with it or not,? added Hitchcock. ?I?m not 100-percent sure yet.?

The Blues are gearing up for one of the most important playoff runs in franchise history. St. Louis has never won a Stanley Cup, but there?s a strong sense that could change this spring, despite a very tough Western Conference.

For more on this story visit: Jason Brough, NBC Sports


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