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Vladimir Tarasenko, St. Louis Blues

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Ken Hitchcock believes Tarasenko will learn from his first season, even from being a healthy scratch for all but one of the Blues' postseason games. And for a team that remains a viable Cup contender, Tarasenko's offensive contributions are vital.