Jake Allen Returns to Blues Practice
Blues goalie Jake Allen returned to practice on Tuesday, October 31st, after suffering a concussion this past Saturday, October 27 in a Blues victory over Chicago. Allen was making a big save, when teammate Zach Sanford collided with Allen, Sanford was trying to get back to break up a two on one Blackhawks rush into the St. Louis zone. Allen left the game immediately after the collision and did not return to the game. He went into the NHL’s concussion protocol testing after leaving the game.
Allen was a full participant at practice on Wednesday. The Blues sent goalie Ville Husso back to their top minor league team, San Antonio, indicating that Allen is ready to return.