The Opening Drive

The Athletic’s Blues insider Jeremy Rutherford

JR joins the show to talk about his newest article for The Athletic on a potential contact extension for Ryan O’Reilly, the factors that will go into the Blues and ROR’s decision and how to balance his loss of a step and his contract demands, ROR’s answer to his offensive struggles–his defensive domination and his thoughts on the potential activity for the Blues and the rest of the NHL as the trade deadline starts to loom.

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