Minimal changes for St. Louis? 

May, 13, 2013
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One year ago, the St. Louis Blues took off under new head coach Ken Hitchcock. They cruised through the regular season -- nearly earning the Presidents' Trophy -- then disposed of San Jose in the first round of the playoffs before running into Los Angeles. The Kings were in the midst of steamrolling their way to a Stanley Cup title though, and promptly swept St. Louis right out of the postseason.