Allen Could Start Tomorrow

Source: Dan O'Neill | Feb 12th 2013, 5:26pm EST

"That leaves Elliott and Allen, who was on hand to rotate into practice when Halak came off. With Elliott fighting to find his form, Allen might be in nets when the Blues meet the Red Wings at Joe Louis Arena.

Blues coach Ken Hitchcock hedged a bit, but if Halak isn't ready …

\"Before he came up to back up, Jake was playing the best hockey he's ever played in his life, so we can't discount that,\" Hitchcock said. \"We've got to be cognizant of that, and Brian's struggled. So sometimes a mental break for Brian might work too. We just have to discuss it and see what's best for the goalie and the team.\"