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via Ira Kaufman of the Tampa Tribune,
The Lightning went 0-for-3 on the power play, but trailed only 1-0 until Patrik Berglund scored for St. Louis with 2:19 remaining.
Bishop initially stopped the breakaway attempt, but the puck rebounded to Berglund, who appeared to kick it past Bishop with his right skate. The goal was immediately waved off before the call was eventually overturned upon review.
“It’s an intentional kick,’’ Bishop said. “(Berglund) knows what he is doing, he’s trying to kick it in. He calls it no-goal and I think it’s tough to overturn. That’s a backwards kick and it’s tough when it’s called no-goal and he changes it.’’
The league office provided an explanation: At 17:41 of the third period in the Blues/Lightning game, video review determined that the puck deflected off of Patrik Berglund’s skate and entered the Tampa Bay net in a legal fashion.
According to Rule 49.2, “A puck that deflects into the net off an attacking player’s skate who does not use a distinct kicking motion is a legitimate goal.”
A stunned Cooper begged to differ.
“I’m at a loss for words, to be honest,’’ he said. “I thought there was zero chance at that being turned over. My interpretation was that was as clean a kick as you can possibly see. It was a distinct kick. The ref on the ice was 10 feet away and was adamantly calling it a no-goal.’’
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ST. LOUIS – St. Louis Blues President of Hockey Operations and General Manager Doug Armstrong announced today that forward Patrik Berglund will undergo surgery on his right shoulder on Friday.
Berglund injured his shoulder training for the upcoming season. He initially dislocated the shoulder during the 2013-14 regular season.
The surgery will be performed by Dr. Rick Wright of Barnes-Jewish Hospital, and Berglund will be re-evaluated in four months.
Berglund, 27, tallied 27 points (12 goals, 15 assists) in 77 regular season games with the Blues last year. In addition, the 6-foot-3, 217-pound forward contributed four points (two goals, two assists) in six 2015 postseason appearances.
PHILADELPHIA - The Blues have agreed to terms on a new three-year contract extension with Patrik Berglund.
Berglund appeared in 78 regular season games in 2013-14, recording 32 points (14 goals and 18 assists). He also appeared in four playoff games.
Overall, Berglund has played in six NHL seasons in St. Louis, compiling 220 points (106 goals and 114 assists) in 436 career regular season games.
Patrik Berglund has agreed to a one-year, $3.25 million contract extension with the St. Louis Blues for next year, the final year of his restricted free agency.
Bergland is coming off a 17-goal, 25-point season for the Blues. The 25-year-old added a goal and an assist in six post-season games as well.
St. Louis drafted Bergland in the first round in 2006 and in 358 games with the club he has 92 goals and 188 points.
ST. LOUIS – St. Louis Blues Executive Vice President and General Manager Doug Armstrong announced today the club has re-signed forward Patrik Berglund to a two-year contract extension.
“Patrik took his game to another level this season and followed it up with an outstanding performance in the World Championships,” said Armstrong. “We expect him to be a major component of the Blues and continue to advance in this league.”
Berglund, 22, completed his third season with the Blues in 2010-11 setting career highs in games played (81), points (52), goals (22) and assists (30) in addition to leading the club with a career best eight power play goals. The Vasteras, Sweden native also earned the Silver Medal with Team Sweden and was named to the tournament All-Star Team at the 2011 IIHF World Championship in Slovakia. Berglund dressed in nine games and ranked second among all skaters in points (10), goals (8) and plus/minus (+7).