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Gaborik will once again have new linemates (D. Bostrom/Flickr )

Identity Crisis: Columbus Blueshirts And New York Blue Jackets?

Who are the “Columbus Blueshirts” and the “New York Blue Jackets”?  Are these names of the latest Broadway shows?  Or are they a couple of brand new NHL expansion franchises? No, […]

by · April 7, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Columbus Blue Jackets
Ryane Clowe of the San Jose Sharks (Gary A. Vasquez-US PRESSWIRE)

Power Rangers: New Additions Spark Man Advantage

At the trade deadline, the Rangers sent away the man who led the team in goal scoring the prior year.  A man who averaged over 30 goals per season throughout […]

by · April 7, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Rangers
Blue Jackets Beat:  Kekäläinen Stunning In Trade Deadline Debut

Blue Jackets Beat: Kekäläinen Stunning In Trade Deadline Debut

Coming into the trade deadline, Hockey Operations President John Davidson and General Manger Jarmo Kekäläinen warned that there would be no short term deals — no rentals — forthcoming at […]

by · April 4, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Columbus Blue Jackets
Chin up Marian! You are fantasy hockey free in Columbus now. (bridgetds/Flickr).

NHL Trade Deadline 2013: Winners and Losers (Part II)

In part I of the winners and losers of the 2013 NHL Trade Deadline, I broke down some teams that might have walked away with the upper hand after completing […]

by · April 4, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Trades Contracts and Transactions
Glenn Sather/ NY Rangers GM

Like 1994, NY Rangers Alter Their DNA At The Deadline

On March 21, 1994, General Manager Neil Smith, prodded by head coach Mike Keenan, made several deals at the trade deadline that had New York Ranger fans ready to storm […]

by · April 4, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Rangers, Trades Contracts and Transactions
Matt Calvert cashes in against Nashville/

Will Blue Jackets buy or sell before trade deadline?

The Blue Jackets have vexed the hockey world with their improbable turnaround in the last month.  Going into the Nashville game on Saturday night, the Jackets were sporting a record […]

by · March 24, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Columbus Blue Jackets
(Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports)

Blue Jackets: Winning the battle and losing the war?

  The Columbus Blue Jackets have been a bit of a surprise as of late as they have been winning more often than not.  They have amassed an impressive record […]

by · March 12, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Columbus Blue Jackets
Blue Jackets at the Turn:  Finding the Sweet Spot

Blue Jackets at the Turn: Finding the Sweet Spot

Sunday was  68-degree March day in central Ohio — a weather phenomenon that divides the mind between the skate blade and the golf club, so a golf analogy seems appropriate to use […]

by · March 11, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Columbus Blue Jackets
Blue Jackets Beat:  Candid Camera

Blue Jackets Beat: Candid Camera

We’re now in the immediate aftermath of Hockey Day in America,with 16 games in the books —  just emerging from the first turn into the back stretch.  There’s an increased […]

by · February 21, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Columbus Blue Jackets
Blue Jackets Beat:  A Thief in the Night

Blue Jackets Beat: A Thief in the Night

The Columbus Blue Jackets earned a hard-fought 3 – 3 tie with the Chicago Blackhawks last night at Nationwide Arena.  They earned it . .  .but did not receive it, […]

by · January 27, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Columbus Blue Jackets
DETROIT, MI - MARCH 7:  Rick Nash #61 of the Columbus Blue Jackets skates in front of Henrik Zetterberg #40 of the Detroit Red Wings in a game on March 7, 2009 at the Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Claus Andersen/Getty Images)

In Post-Nash Era, Who Should Captain the Columbus Blue Jackets?

In the relatively short history of the Columbus Blue Jackets, there hasn’t really been a player that has captured the city’s attention quite like Rick Nash did. In his tenure […]

by · January 14, 2013 · 4 comments · Columbus Blue Jackets
Max Talbot has stepped forward with timely shorthanded goals for the Flyers (Tony Medina/Icon SMI)

Habs & Friends Will Lace ‘Em Up for the Players’ Tour

With the cancellation of the pre-season games until September 30th and the lack of talks between the NHL and the NHLPA regarding a new CBA, hockey fans are looking at […]

by · September 25, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Uncategorized