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Assessing The Damage Left By The Columbus Storm

They say that the games don’t matter if you’re out of the playoffs. This statement couldn’t be further from the truth.  Every game matters, no matter what time of season […]

by · April 14, 2015 · 0 comments · Columbus Blue Jackets
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Playoffs or Not, Columbus Battled to the End

It isn’t about how you start that’s important, but how you finish. That cliché, over-used quote could not be a more telling description of this season’s Columbus Blue Jackets. The club finished […]

by · April 12, 2015 · 0 comments · Columbus Blue Jackets
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Lessons Learned From This Blue Jackets Season

What a truly unforgettable season for the Columbus Blue Jackets. From the joy of winning the Traverse City tournament, to enduring the never-ending run of injuries, and everything in-between, this […]

by · April 12, 2015 · 0 comments · Columbus Blue Jackets
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Blue Jackets, Blue Shirts Battle In Big Apple

The New York Rangers have been nothing short of spectacular this season.  They currently lead the NHL in points, despite missing goalie Henrik Lundqvist for a long stretch of time.  […]

Nick Foligno’s Unlikely Path To NHL Stardom

Nick Foligno’s Unlikely Path To NHL Stardom

Sometimes in hockey, a change in scenery is just the thing a player needs to kick-start their career.  It’s a fresh start and a new beginning.  For Nick Foligno, his […]

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Could Columbus Crash Penguins Playoff Chances?

The Pittsburgh Penguins have spent most of the season on cruise control.  Even though they have had to overcome several obstacles, including key injuries, they have been able to maintain […]

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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
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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