Paul will follow footsteps of his father and brother when he takes the ice for the Blues.
Veteran center was the No. 8 overall pick by the Coyotes in the 2006 NHL Draft.
After three seasons as backup goaltender, he has a contract extension and owns the starting job.
Chris Zimmerman first met owner Tom Stillman playing pick-up hockey in New York in the 1980s.
Dan O'Neill writes that the value of Blues' role player was overestimated.
It was a busy day for all NHL teams. The Blues did not have a first round selection (it was lost in the trade that brought Chris Stewart and Kevin Shattenkirk to the organization), but the Blues still had 8 draft picks to select.
Here is the skinny on what the Blues did during draft weekend:
32nd overall draft pick: RW Ty Rattie
41st overall draft pick: RW Dmitrij Raskin
46th overall draft pick: D Joel Edmundson
88th overall draft pick: G Jordan Binnington4th round
102nd overall draft pick: LW Yannick Veilleux
132nd overall draft pick: G Niklas Lundstrom
162nd overall draft pick: C Ryan Tesink
192nd overall draft pick: D Teemu Eronen
For information on each of these draft picks, please visit stlouisblues.com’s draft page.