Dundee United lost 1-0 to Watford and St Johnstone went down 1-0 to Blackpool in Saturday's pre-season friendlies.
Frazer Wright believes St Johnstone may pay the price for their curtailed summer break when they face Hearts.
Hearts owner Ann Budge has had her bid to be elected onto the SPFL board rejected at the body’s AGM.
St Johnstone have signed Liam Craig on a one-year deal following the midfielder’s release from Hibernian.
Brad McKay was left "heartbroken" after St Johnstone bowed out of the Europa League at the hands of Alashkert.
Armenian side Alashkert knocked St Johnstone out of the Europa League at the qualifying stage on the away goals rule.
St Johnstone manager Tommy Wright blamed a costly defensive mistake for his side's early Europa League exit.
Tommy Wright is confident St Johnstone can turn round their Europa League qualifier against Alashkert on Thursday night.
St Johnstone boss Tommy Wright is expecting a "totally different game" when they host Alashkert in the Europa League.
Chelsea went viral with their head tennis effort, but St Johnstone have trumped it with this amazing 49-header bin challenge rally.
St Johnstone midfielder Murray Davidson will be out of action for around three months following his latest injury.
St Johnstone's 1-0 loss to Alashkert was overshadowed by another potentially serious knee injury for Murray Davidson.
St Johnstone started their Europa League qualifying campaign with a 1-0 defeat to Armenian side Alashkert.
Aberdeen picked up a 1-0 friendly win over St Johnstone before they begin their Europa League adventure on Thursday.
The away tie of St Johnstone’s Europa League tie with Armenian side Alashkert FC is likely to be switched.
West Ham have been drawn against FC Lusitans of Andorra in the first qualifying round of the Europa League.
St Johnstone will open their Premiership campaign with a trip to Edinburgh to face newly-promoted Hearts.
St Johnstone forward Michael O'Halloran has signed a contract extension which keeps him at McDiarmid Park until 2017.
Scottish Premiership club St Johnstone have returned to training just 24 days after their final game of the season.
John Sutton will be a St Johnstone player for the next two years after he agreed to join them from Motherwell.