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Columbus Blue Jackets: Spoiler or Misunderstood Contender?

Every season, there seems to be one or two teams that play spoiler. These clubs have no business defeating playoff-bound teams, but, somehow, they achieve greatness for a night or […]

by · March 31, 2015 · 0 comments · Columbus Blue Jackets
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The Top 5 Blue Jackets Not Named Johansen or Foligno

There is more to the team than Joey and Foligno, right? In an injury-laden season, those two have been the two bright spots on a roster that seems to shift […]

by · March 30, 2015 · 0 comments · Columbus Blue Jackets
Cam Atkinson has been quietly producing alongside Ryan Johansen on Columbus' first line. (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

Cam You Dig It: Atkinson Named NHL’s 2nd Star

What a season this has been for Cam Atkinson.  Name the situation, he has probably been involved with it in some form.  From enduring a major scoring drought, to being […]

by · March 30, 2015 · 0 comments · Columbus Blue Jackets
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Contending Columbus Will Add A Top 10 Pick

The injury situation in Columbus this season is well documented.  Fans are sick of hearing about it too.  But, on a regular basis, someone is going down to a major […]

by · March 30, 2015 · 0 comments · Columbus Blue Jackets
New York Rangers left wing Rick Nash (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

Revisiting the Blockbuster Trades Between New York and Columbus

The New York Rangers and Columbus Blue Jackets made two blockbuster deals in 2012 and 2013. The first deal took place in the summer of 2012 when the Rangers traded […]

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Spoiler Alert: Avoid Columbus!

When you are 25th in the NHL standings, most teams aren’t paying attention to you. Your season has gone astray for one reason or another. You are probably looking ahead […]

by · March 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Columbus Blue Jackets
Curtis McElhinney has been keeping the Blue Jackets in games while Sergei Bobrovsky has been injured. (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

Could Curtis McElhinney’s Season End With New Contract?

What a strange season this has been for the Columbus Blue Jackets.  This team has had a 17 game stretch in which they lost 15.  They’ve also had a month […]

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Oh, Canada – Not so Friendly to Columbus

International road trips have been a struggle for the Jackets. Columbus has played in five games north of the border this season ahead of tonight’s game in Edmonton. With the […]

by · March 18, 2015 · 0 comments · Columbus Blue Jackets
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Future Faces Of The Blue Jackets Franchise

The month of March is usually known as the March to the Playoffs.  For a majority of teams, they are either fighting for a playoff spot, or playoff positioning. For […]

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Blue Jackets Outlook: Buy, Buy, Buy

In my season preview, I wrote that the Columbus Blue Jackets would make it to the Eastern Conference Final.  Needless to say, that prediction will not come to pass this […]

by · March 10, 2015 · 0 comments · Columbus Blue Jackets
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Save the Date: Columbus’s Top Remaining Games

Don’t leave yet, Blue Jacket fans! As tempting as it could be to throw in the towel on this injury-laden and disappointing season, the schedule still contains several games worthy […]

by · March 10, 2015 · 0 comments · Columbus Blue Jackets
Brandon Dubinsky (Andy Martin Jr.)

Q & A with Brandon Dubinsky of the Columbus Blue Jackets

Every NHL team needs ‘heart and soul’ players; players that are willing to do anything to help the team win. These players aren’t always the most talented, but they are […]

by · March 8, 2015 · 0 comments · Columbus Blue Jackets