“They played well, they gave us some good forechecking, didn’t hurt us defensively and tonight we had the mindset of getting everyone in the game,” Tortorella said. “We know how long the trip has been, the travel last night. And I thought the new guys came in and gave us some good shifts throughout the game.”
Burrows has missed the last 12 games with a foot injury stemming from a blocked a shot against the San Jose Sharks on opening night.
Some—including Blues head coach Ken Hitchcock—thought he would return against the Blues after the Canucks lost both David Booth and Dale Weise to injuries the previous game.
St. Louis Blues head coach Ken Hitchcock believes the #Canucks will have Alex Burrows back in the lineup– no confirmation from the #Canucks