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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
Mike Richards posted 32 points this season (Photo by Bridget Samuels).

Fantasy Hockey: Ten Players Benefiting From the Trade Deadline: Richards, Brassard and more

Every deadline, we see a wake of emotions coming from the players, management, fans and the media, all voicing suggestions as to what should and should not have been done.  […]

Steven Stamkos has good career numbers against the Bruins, so feel free to buy the centerman for a night.

Fantasy – The Waiver Wire and Shooting Percentages: Tlusty, Brassard, Purcell and more

Painting a Picture with Shooting Percentages Shooting percentage is often a key determinant when evaluating a player’s production or lack thereof. It is often overlooked, as in fantasy leagues, one […]

by · February 25, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes, Fantasy, Tampa Bay Lightning
The face of the franchise, Rick Nash (Dave Gainer/THW)

NHL Rumors Galore: Deadline Edition Part 1

With only about 72 hours before the February 27 NHL trade deadline, rumors are swirling all over the Internet, and especially on Twitter, as fake insiders try to get the […]

Rick Nash (Dave Gainer/THW)

Rick Nash and the Blue Jackets embarrassed by Blackhawks

  When the face of your franchise could very well be handed a one-way ticket out of Columbus by next weeks National Hockey League trade deadline, the thought of it […]

by · February 19, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Columbus Blue Jackets