May 1st, 2016 In Columbus Blue Jackets, NHL Entry Draft 0 comments

5-7-3-4. These are the numbers that will go down in Columbus Blue Jackets history. After the Toronto Maple Leafs and Winnipeg Jets won the first two drawings, the combination 5-7-3-4 came from the machine and gave the Blue Jackets something to celebrate. For the first time in club history, the Blue Jackets move up in the draft thanks to the...

April 24th, 2016 In Columbus Blue Jackets, Lake Erie Monsters 0 comments

The Columbus Blue Jackets are already in the midst of their offseason. Whether they are at home with their families, or out on the golf course, the players hope that this time away will get them recharged and ready for another season. The Blue Jackets better not get too comfortable. As it turns out, there are Monsters lurking in their closets...

April 14th, 2016 In Columbus Blue Jackets 0 comments

When the Columbus Blue Jackets opened the season with eight straight loses, the team’s management was stunned and not sure what to do. That was the message general manager Jarmo Kekalainen and president of hockey operations John Davidson left fans with in their final press conference of the season on Monday. “I thought our team going into...

April 13th, 2016 In Columbus Blue Jackets, News 0 comments

Columbus Blue Jackets assistant coach Craig Hartsburg announced Wednesday that he will retire from coaching. Hartsburg has been a coach for 27 years and will trade in a spot on the bench for a role with hockey operations inside the Columbus organization. The 56-year-old coach has previously been a head coach for the Chicago Blackhawks,...

April 12th, 2016 In Blue Jackets Prospects, Columbus Blue Jackets 0 comments

It was in the year 2000 when the Columbus Blue Jackets started making a reputation for themselves. A reputation of always trying and never giving up. It’s admirable, it’s inspiring and it’s totally unlike their Canadian counterparts in Toronto. That’s the biggest difference between the two teams, in case you’re wondering. The Blue...

April 11th, 2016 In Columbus Blue Jackets, Top Stories 0 comments

For the 13th time in 15 seasons, the Columbus Blue Jackets will not taste the sweet taste of the Stanley Cup playoffs. Given the level of expectation that the team had at the beginning, I can't help but think this is one of their most disappointing seasons to date. The team went 15-1-1 to end the 2014-15 season. Summer optimism was at an...

April 6th, 2016 In Columbus Blue Jackets, Toronto Maple Leafs 0 comments

The story about how bad the Columbus Blue Jackets and Toronto Maple Leafs have been this season has been told over and over again. However, the feeling around the teams has been different. The Maple Leafs knew they were going to be bad while the Blue Jackets were expecting to be a contender in the playoffs. Those preseason expectations can have a...

April 3rd, 2016 In Columbus Blue Jackets, Lake Erie Monsters 0 comments

Saturday was a very good day for the Columbus Blue Jackets. After allowing Carolina to jump out to an early 1-0 lead thanks to the red-hot Jeff Skinner, the Blue Jackets hunkered down and played perhaps their best 40 minutes of the season. Brandon Saad led the charge and took the game away from the Hurricanes. Saad took advantage of a sloppy...

April 3rd, 2016 In Blue Jackets Prospects, Columbus Blue Jackets 0 comments

Zach Werenski did not hesitate to turn pro when the opportunity presented itself. The 18-year-old signed an entry-level contract with the Columbus Blue Jackets, who drafted him eighth overall in last year's NHL Entry Draft, just a few days after his sophomore season at the University of Michigan ended in a 5-2 loss to North Dakota in the...

March 31st, 2016 In Columbus Blue Jackets, Nashville Predators 0 comments

Saturday night was the first night that Ryan Johansen and Seth Jones played each other since the big blockbuster trade involving them on Jan. 6. Johansen and the Nashville Predators have been one of the hottest teams in the league, while Jones and the Columbus Blue Jackets are in the race to land the number-one pick at the 2016 NHL Draft. The...

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