ST. LOUIS - St. Louis Blues President of Hockey Operations and General Manager Doug Armstrong announced today the Blues have activated defenseman Colton Parayko from injured reserve.
Parayko has missed the past seven games due to an upper-body injury.
Parayko, 26, has dressed in 42 games this season, collecting 13 points (two goals, 11 assists) and eight penalty minutes. Overall, the 6-foot-6, 230-pound defenseman has appeared in 364 career regular-season games, amassing 144 points (31 goals, 113 assists) and 97 penalty minutes.
A native of St. Albert, Alberta, Parayko was originally drafted by the Blues in the third round (No. 86 overall) of the 2012 NHL Draft.
Video: Parayko on return to lineup in Vancouver