The Blues will be without forward Ivan Barbashev in Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Final.
Barbashev has been handed a one-game suspension for his hit on Marcus Johansson in Game 5, the NHL Player Safety Twitter account announced on Friday.
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Barbashev becomes the second Blues player in the series to receive a one-game suspension. Oscar Sundqvist was forced to sit out of Game 3 after boarding and injuring Matt Grzelcyk. Unlike Sundqvist, Barbashev was not penalized for his hit.
The 23-year-old has three goals and three assists in 24 games this postseason, including one goal during the Cup Final.
The Bruins will look to force a Game 7 on Sunday night in St. Louis.
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