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Blues' Steve Santini: Lands on waiver wire
Santini was waived by St. Louis on Saturday.
Santini appeared in one playoff game with the Blues last year. He spent most of the 2021-22 season with Springfield of the AHL, earning 18 points in 66 regular-season matches and five points in 18 postseason contests.... See More ... See Less
Blues' Steve Santini: Returned to AHL affiliate
Santini was reassigned to AHL Springfield on Friday.
Santini will join Springfield for its upcoming Calder Cup playoff run. The 27-year-old defender hasn't appeared in an NHL contest in 2021-22.... See More ... See Less
Blues' Steve Santini: Recalled from AHL
Santini was promoted from AHL Springfield on Monday.
Santini didn't appear in any games during the regular season but he logged 3:08 of ice time in Game 4 of the Round 1 series against Minnesota. He'll likely provide some depth to begin the upcoming matchup with Colorado.... See More ... See Less
Blues' Steve Santini: Assigned to AHL affiliate
Santini was reassigned to AHL Springfield on Wednesday.
Santini will likely play in Springfield's Calder Cup playoff game against AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton on Wednesday night, but look for him to return to the big cub ahead of Thursday's Game 6 against the Wild.... See More ... See Less
Blues' Steve Santini: Ascends to top level
Santini was promoted from AHL Springfield on Thursday.
Nick Leddy (upper body), Robert Bortuzzo (upper body) and Marco Scandella (undisclosed) are all dealing with injuries, so Santini could draw into the lineup immediately for Friday's Game 3 against the Wild. Santini's picked up 18 points through 66 AHL appearances this season.... See More ... See Less
Blues' Steve Santini: Placed on waivers
Santini was waived by the Blues on Thursday, Renaud Lavoie of TVA Sports reports.
Santini skated in three games with the Blues last season, scoring one point and racking up 12 assists in the process. The 26-year-old should spend most of this season with AHL Springfield.... See More ... See Less
Blues' Steve Santini: Up from taxi squad
Santini was recalled to the active roster Thursday, Lou Korac of NHL.com reports.
Santini will enter the lineup in Thursday's regular-season finale, taking the place of Colton Parayko (undisclosed). The 26-year-old Santini has posted eight hits and five shots on net in two games for the Blues this year.... See More ... See Less
Blues' Steve Santini: Returns to taxi squad
Santini was assigned to the taxi squad Tuesday, per CapFriendly.
Santini may be back on the active roster for the Blues' last two games of the regular season against the Wild. The Blues are missing three defensemen due to injury, so Santini could fill a bottom-pairing role.... See More ... See Less
Blues' Steve Santini: Secures two-year extension
Santini agreed to terms on a two-year, two-way contract extension with St. Louis on Tuesday.
Santini has played in just one game for the Blues this season in which he logged a meager 5:55 of ice time. While he provides some decent emergency depth, the blueliner should probably be expected to spend the bulk of his time in the minors.... See More ... See Less
Blues' Steve Santini: Recalled from taxi squad
Santini was recalled from St. Louis' taxi squad Monday.
Santini's eligible to make his Blues debut Monday against the Avalanche, and he will likely do so with both Colton Parayko and Vince Dunn sidelined by upper-body injuries. The 26-year-old blueliner has 21 points in 116 career NHL appearances, all with the Devils.... See More ... See Less
Blues' Steve Santini: Demoted to taxi squad
Santini was reassigned to the taxi squad Sunday, according to CapFriendly.
Santini continues to shift between the taxi squad and active roster but hasn't appeared in an NHL game yet this season. He should continue to serve as an insurance body.... See More ... See Less
Blues' Steve Santini: Joins active roster
Santini was promoted from the taxi squad Friday, David Schoen of the Las Vegas Review Journal reports.
Santini will be a healthy scratch against Vegas on Friday. He's yet to suit up in an NHL game this season as he continues dancing between the active roster and taxi squad.... See More ... See Less
Blues' Steve Santini: Sent back to taxi squad
Santini was sent down to the taxi squad from the active roster Tuesday, per CapFriendly.
Santini's ping-ponging between levels continues, and he's still yet to suit up in an NHL contest this year. He's managed a goal and an assist in five games with AHL Utica, though.... See More ... See Less
Blues' Steve Santini: Joins active roster
Santini was promoted from the taxi squad Monday, CapFriendly reports.
Santini has two points in five games with AHL Utica this season but hasn't seen any NHL action. He'll be a healthy scratch against Anaheim on Monday and likely won't crack the Blues' lineup anytime soon.... See More ... See Less
Blues' Steve Santini: Brought up to taxi squad
Santini was recalled from AHL Utica and assigned to the Blues' taxi squad Wednesday.
Santini played in just two NHL games last year and has managed two points in five AHL contests so far this season. With 22 career AHL points in 109 games, even if he ascends to the Blues lineup, he's not likely to move the fantasy needle.... See More ... See Less
Blues' Steve Santini: Heads to waivers
Santini was waived by the Blues on Monday, Jeremy Rutherford of The Athletic reports.
Santini wasn't in the running for a spot on the NHL roster, so this news isn't surprising. The 25-year-old only played in two NHL games last year with the Predators, spending most of the season with AHL Milwaukee instead. The 6-foot-2, 205-pound defenseman is poised for a similar fate this season, although he could earn a few more opportunities as a member of the taxi squad.... See More ... See Less
Blues' Steve Santini: Handed one-year deal
Santini put pen to paper on a one-year, two-way contract with St. Louis on Saturday.
Santini has 116 games of NHL experience under his belt with New Jersey and Nashville in which he recorded five goals, 16 helpers and 279 hits while averaging 17:27 of ice time. The defenseman should be in the mix for the 23-man roster during training camp but will almost certainly find himself in the minors for Opening Night given the organization's depth on the blue line.... See More ... See Less
Steve Santini: Bought out by Preds
Santini was placed on waivers by Nashville on Wednesday to buy out his contract, Sportsnet's Chris Johnston reports.
Santini won't cost the team much against the cap, but they'll avoid having to bury his deal in the minors again like last season. Despite having 116 NHL games under his belt, the 25-year-old blueliner saw action in just two contests for Nashville last year, instead playing the bulk of his games in the minors with AHL Milwaukee (54). If he's willing to accept a two-way deal, Santini should still garner some interest from NHL clubs, or he could try his hand in Europe.... See More ... See Less
Predators' Steve Santini: Returned to minor-league affiliate
Nashville reassigned Santini to AHL Milwaukee on Friday.
Santini drew into two games during his brief stay with the big club, going scoreless while averaging just 9:33 of ice time per contest. The 24-year-old blueliner will spend the majority of the campaign in the minors, so he can be ignored for fantasy purposes.... See More ... See Less
Predators' Steve Santini: Called up from minors
Santini was promoted from AHL Milwaukee on Monday.
In 17 minor-league appearances for the Admirals, Santini notched five helpers, 12 PIM and a plus-11 rating. The 24-year-old figures to bolster the blue line depth heading into Tuesday's matchup with Winnipeg, but may not be able to earn a spot in the lineup over Dan Hamhuis or Matt Irwin. If he does play, Santini figures to log around the 15-minute mark, limiting his chances of getting on the scoresheet.... See More ... See Less
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