ST. LOUIS - St. Louis Blues President of Hockey Operations and General Manager Doug Armstrong announced today the Blues have placed forward Jori Lehtera on injured reserve.
Lehtera suffered an upper-body injury in the Blues' 3-2 win over the New York Rangers on Oct. 15.
Lehtera, 28, is currently in his third season with the Blues. The 6-foot-2, 212-pound forward has accumulated 78 points, including 23 goals and 55 assists, in 157 career regular season games.
The Helsinki, Finland, native was originally drafted by the Blues in the third round, 65th overall, of the 2008 NHL Draft.