Post Tagged with: "Antoine Vermette"

Mike Smith could be an Oilers free agent target (Ric Tapia/Icon SMI)

Phoenix Coyotes – Chicago Blackhawks: First Impressions from the Desert

Jim Neveau, Managing Editor Glendale, Arizona – Coming into the NHL playoffs, there were a couple of series that really captured the attention of the hockey world. You had the […]

Mike Smith could be an Oilers free agent target (Ric Tapia/Icon SMI)

2012 NHL Playoffs: Evaluating First Two Games For Phoenix Coyotes

The Phoenix Coyotes started their 2012 NHL playoffs series against the Chicago Blackhawks as the underdogs. That’s a label that Dave Tippett’s team has gotten more than used to over […]

by · April 15, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Arizona Coyotes, News/Commentary
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Yawns All Around: NHL Trade Deadline Winners and Losers

Jim Neveau, Senior NHL Columnist Another trade deadline is now in the books in the National Hockey League, and despite the huge expectations and people calling it the league’s “Christmas”, […]

by · February 27, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary, Trades Contracts and Transactions
David Jones will be a Calgary Flame in 2013-14. (Icon SMI)

NHL Rumors Galore: Deadline Edition Part 3

With only about 24 hours before tomorrow’s NHL trade deadline, rumors are swirling all over the Internet, and especially on Twitter, as fake insiders try to get the attention of […]

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
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
Saku Koivu has been extremely productive during the month of December and he is very sparsely owned in Yahoo! leagues. (Icon SMI)

After the Break All-Stars: Koivu, Samuelsson, Sabres and More

By every season’s end, there’s at least one player who breaks out in remarkable fashion, putting up totals that even star players might have difficulty sustaining.  This player provides an […]

by · February 1, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Buffalo Sabres, Fantasy
Nikita Lyamkin plays very much like Fedor Tyutin. (Icon SMI)

5 Stats that Help Define the Blue Jackets Season

Statistics can be taken out of context, or used to prove points that are not relevant to the statistics themselves.  Some statistics can be close to  irrelevant, plus/minus and shots […]

by · January 31, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Columbus Blue Jackets
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Evaluating the Tenure of Scott Howson Part 1: Righting the Ship

When the Columbus Blue Jackets hired Scott Howson away from the Edmonton Oilers the team was coming off the sixth straight season in which they missed the playoffs.

by · January 10, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Columbus Blue Jackets, Trades Contracts and Transactions
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Blue Jackets Media Day Tidbits

The Columbus Blue Jackets held a Media Day luncheon today at Nationwide Arena.  Speakers included General Manager Scott Howson, Head Coach Scott Arniel, Steve Mason, Antoine Vermette, Jeff Carter, and […]

by · September 12, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Columbus Blue Jackets
The Scott Arniel inspired Blue JAckets dressing room (Jeff Little/THW)

Five Burning Questions for the 2011-2012 Columbus Blue Jackets

On September 16th the Columbus Blue Jackets open what might be the most anticipated training camp of their brief history.  Along with the seasoned team veterans and talented prospects, Blue Jackets […]

by · August 22, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Columbus Blue Jackets
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Blue Jackets Turn Cannon On Western Foes

For the past six weeks, the Columbus Blue Jackets have been stealthily climbing their way back into Western Conference playoff race — at least as stealthily as one can manage […]

by · February 27, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Columbus Blue Jackets