Blues Announce Alumni Team for Winter Classic

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On Thursday, the Blues announced their alumni team that will play the Blackhawks alumni team on December 31st, New Years Eve at Busch Stadium. Among the biggest names in Blues history returning, Wayne Gretzky, Brett Hull, Chris Pronger and Mike Liut. The game will begin at 1:30 PM. It’s is the opening event of the big Winter Classic weekend at Busch Stadium, culminating with the Blackhawks vs Blues outdoor game on January 2nd, 2017.

Here are the former Blues players who will take to the ice at Busch Stadium.

Forwards

Larry Patey (#6), Keith Tkachuk (#7), Dallas Drake (#10), Adam Oates (#12), Brett Hull (#16), Gino Cavallini (#17), Scott Mellanby (#19), Bernie Federko (#24), Peter Stastny (#26), Terry Yake (#27), Kelly Chase (#39), Scott Young (#48), Pierre Turgeon (#77) and Wayne Gretzky (#99).

Defense

Al MacInnis (#2), Bruce Affleck (#4), Barret Jackman (#5), Garth Butcher (#5), Jamie Rivers (#6), Paul Cavallini (#14), Jeff Brown (#21), Bryce Salvador (#27) and Chris Pronger (#44).

Goaltenders

Mike Liut (#1), Martin Brodeur (#30), Ed Staniowski (#31) and Chris Mason (#50).