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Brandon Dubinsky is an under the radar option for the Sabres. (BridgetDS/Flickr)

Rangers Need to Pass on Nash, Preserve Playoff Dash

New York’s GM Glenn Sather likes to take an opportunity when it arises, like a 27-year old power forward who has two 40-goal season and six seasons with 30 or […]

New Coyotes forward Antoine Vermette (Dave Gainer/THW)

Blue Jackets trade Antoine Vermette to Phoenix

  The Columbus Blue Jackets have traded forward Antoine Vermette to the Phoenix Coyotes in exchange for a 2nd round pick in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft, a 5th round […]

by · February 22, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Arizona Coyotes, Columbus Blue Jackets
Could Jeff Carter Head To the Buffalo Sabres?

Could Jeff Carter Head To the Buffalo Sabres?

Let’s face it, Rick Nash is not going to the Buffalo Sabres. With Nash not even playing in a position of need for Buffalo, there’s really no reason why he […]

by · February 21, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Buffalo Sabres, Columbus Blue Jackets, NHL Rumors, Trades Contracts and Transactions
Rick Nash (Jeanine Leech/Icon SMI)

Eight Predictions for the 2012 NHL Trade Deadline

I have a love/hate relationship with the NHL Trade Deadline. As a fan of the game, it’s exciting to see players move to different teams to help win a city a championship. After the deadline, most NHL teams are set for the home stretch of the season leading up to the playoffs. You know who is going to be a contender and you know who is going to be looking forward to game number 82.

Jonas Hiller  (Bridget Samuels/Flickr)

Fantasy Hockey Chutes And Ladders: Pre Trade Deadline Musings

We have survived many calamities this early fantasy hockey season but now comes the Pre Trade Deadline edition of “Chutes And Ladders”. Riding the fortunes of a fantasy hockey team […]

Rick Nash (Dave Gainer/THW)

Rick Nash and the Blue Jackets embarrassed by Blackhawks

  When the face of your franchise could very well be handed a one-way ticket out of Columbus by next weeks National Hockey League trade deadline, the thought of it […]

by · February 19, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Columbus Blue Jackets
Rick Nash (Photo by Elisalou_Designs/Flickr)

The Week That Was: February 12th-18th

As it will be for the next six weeks, this past week was the most important one of the 2011-2012 season. With many teams hovering around the 58 games-played mark, […]

by · February 18, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Columbus Blue Jackets, Detroit Red Wings, News/Commentary
Rick Nash (Jeanine Leech/Icon SMI)

Is Rick Nash a Viable Option for the Toronto Maple Leafs?

Should the Maple Leafs go after Rick Nash? Lukas Hardonk examines…

by · February 15, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Columbus Blue Jackets, Toronto Maple Leafs
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Rumors of Rick Nash to Philadelphia Continue to Swirl

The Columbus Blue Jackets currently own the worst record in the NHL – and it’s not even close.  The NHL’s newest expansion franchise has all but mathematically been eliminated from […]

Columbus Blue Jackets captain Rick Nash (Danielle Browne/THW)

Why The Dallas Stars Should Pursue Rick Nash Before The Trade Deadline

Following weeks (or months, if you consider some of the more fringe trade rumor-mongers) of speculation, it appears that Columbus Blue Jackets sniper Rick Nash is, in fact, on the […]

by · February 14, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Columbus Blue Jackets, Dallas Stars
Mike Smith could be an Oilers free agent target (Ric Tapia/Icon SMI)

Fantasy Chutes And Ladders: Valentines And Black Roses

We have survived many calamities this early fantasy hockey season but now comes the Valentine’s Week edition of “Chutes And Ladders”. Riding the fortunes of a fantasy hockey team can […]

Columbus Blue Jackets Fedor Tyutin and RJ Umberger (Dave Gainer/THW)

Blue Jackets Drop 5-3 Decision at Home Against Ducks

Tonight the Columbus Blue Jackets dropped a 5-3 decision to the Anaheim Ducks at the Nationwide Arena. It was their 16th home loss in the 2011-12 season and 35th loss […]

by · February 12, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Anaheim Ducks, Columbus Blue Jackets