Scottie Upshall

Yeo, Blues prep for Predators after five-game win over Wild

The St. Louis Blues were reveling in their Game 5 win at Minnesota to clinch the first-round series when coach Mike Yeo was greeted by a familiar face in the office inside the visiting team locker room.

Wild general manager Chuck Fletcher, who fired him just down the hall a little more than a year ago, stepped in to congratulate him on the 4-3 overtime victory .

"It's a first-class group," Yeo said on Saturday, "and I'm sure that we'll be seeing more of each other down the road."

Not for a while, though. Now the Blues will face Nashville.

The first postseason matchup against his former team and Central Division rival couldn't have been...

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