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ST. LOUIS (AP) _ The St. Louis Blues placed goaltender Tom Barrasso on the injured reserve list, retroactive to Tuesday, because of back spasms.

The 37-year-old Barrasso injured his back in a game against Calgary on Nov. 29. He did not skate with the team Wednesday or Thursday.

Barrasso is 1-4 with a 3.28 goals-against average in six game this season.