New York Rangers' Brandon Prust, left, and St. Louis Blues' Ryan Reaves collide during the second period of an NHL hockey game Thursday, Dec. 15, 2011, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson) By Jeff Roberson
(HockeyStL) -- The St. Louis Blues have placed forward Ryan Reaves on the Injured Reserve on Tuesday.
Reaves has been battling a right hip injury. He has no points and 36 penalty minutes in 24 games played this season.
B.J. Crombeen has been activated from the IR and will play against the Detroit Red Wings on Tuesday.