ST. LOUIS - The St. Louis Blues host the Columbus Blue Jackets on Friday night (7 p.m., FSMW, 101 ESPN) before embarking on a four-game, nine-day road trip that takes them to Minnesota and through Western Canada.
The Blues held an optional skate on Friday morning, so the projected lineup for the meeting with the Blue Jackets is based on Thursday's team practice at Enterprise Center.
Schwartz - Schenn - Blais
Sanford - O'Reilly - Perron
Steen - Bozak - Thomas
MacEachern - Barbashev - Sundqvist
Gunnarsson - Pietrangelo
Bouwmeester - Parayko
Dunn - Faulk