The Opening Drive

NHL Network Senior Reporter EJ Hradek

EJ joins Carey & Randy to talk about the Blues odd schedule to start the season, an impressive start despite that fact, how good Binnington has been but what that means about the defense in front of him, if he’s seeing the overall growth in Jordan Kyrou’s game, Nick Leddy’s development across his career leading to his strong play next to Parayko, if the defense for the Blues is starting to take a jump in effort, how the backup goalie situation will differ sharply from last season and which teams have surprised him the most to start the season–especially Detroit.

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