Post Tagged with: "Nathan Horton"

Nathan Horton was signed by the Jackets, but has missed 32 games recovering from shoulder surgery. (Fred Squillante/Columbus Dispatch)

Nathan Horton Gives Blue Jackets New Life

Is one player enough to pull a hockey team into the playoffs? No, this game is a team sport after all. Short of an all-world performance from a goalie, a […]

by · January 16, 2014 · 0 comments · Columbus Blue Jackets
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Hockey News: Bobby Ryan’s Snub; Lupul Suspension?

More fallout from the Olympic team snub of Bobby Ryan. [National Post] Reasoning for Jack Johnson’s omission. [Puck Daddy] Kyle Okposo thought he had a chance. [NY Daily News] Jason […]

by · January 2, 2014 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
The Columbus Blue Jackets are THW's 2013 Biggest Surprise of the Season. (Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports)

A Blue Jackets New Years Resolution

Christmas is over, and the NHL is entering the second half of the 2013-14 season. The time for making holiday “wishlists” is now over. For the teams ready to compete […]

by · December 29, 2013 · 2 comments · Columbus Blue Jackets
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Blue Jackets Wish List: A Second Look

At the start of the 2013-14 campaign, I wrote a Blue Jackets wish list for the season. As we near the holidays, I feel it is a good time to […]

by · December 16, 2013 · 1 comment · Columbus Blue Jackets
Marian Gaborik's eventual return should make December a turning point for Columbus (Andy Martin Jr)

Columbus Blue Jackets: Answers Are on the Way

The consistency of the Columbus Blue Jackets has been minimal, but returning players Horton, Dubinsky and Gaborik hold the key to increased on-ice talent.

by · December 3, 2013 · 2 comments · Columbus Blue Jackets
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Blue Jackets Quick Hits: Calvert Returns, Horton Practices

The Columbus Blue Jackets again looked sub-par last night in Vancouver, falling 6-2, with just 16 shots on net. The Jackets are now 2-2 after 4 games of their 5 game Canadian […]

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How Can the Blue Jackets Get Back in the Playoff Race?

After last night’s marquee matchup and victory by the Philadelphia Flyers over the Pittsburgh Penguins, the idle Columbus Blue Jackets officially hit the bottom of the Metropolitan Division. On first […]

by · November 14, 2013 · 0 comments · Columbus Blue Jackets
Tim Thomas should be taking more credit and less heat for having the Bruins where they are. (Photo by Chassen Ikiri).

Boston Bruins vs Tim Thomas and the Florida Panthers Part 1: A Running Diary

This season alone, the Bruins will face an absurd amount of former teammates from their 2011 Stanley Cup Championship run. All former teammates who switched jerseys this past offseason after playing a crucial role in the Bruins’ success in winning their first Stanley Cup in 39 years. However no matter what anyone says, there’s no bigger contest than tonight when the Bruins play against the Florida Panthers, anchored by goaltender Tim Thomas, the most important piece of the 2011 Bruins’ Championship team.

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Boston Bruins Offseason: The Musical

The Boston Bruins have had a very eventful offseason that all started with an awful last minute of play in the Stanley Cup Finals. Now, that long offseason to stew […]

by · August 31, 2013 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins
RJ Umberger, Christian Backman and Michael Peca celebrate an OT win over the San Jose Sharks Saturday at Nationwide Arena

Columbus Blue Jackets Wish List

The 2013 season had Columbus Blue Jackets fans yearning for more.  They finished in a tie for the 8th and final playoff spot with the Minnesota Wild, but missed out […]

by · August 26, 2013 · 0 comments · Columbus Blue Jackets
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The Blue Jackets and the Cost of Living in the Metropolitan Division

While you were not following hockey this summer the Blue Jackets amassed one of the top 10 salary totals in the NHL for next season. Now surely, the large cap […]

by · August 22, 2013 · 6 comments · Columbus Blue Jackets
The Pittsburgh Penguins were swept by the Boston Bruins in the Eastern Conference Finals a year ago. (Michael Ivins-USA TODAY Sports)

2013-14 Bruins Season Predictions Part 1: Everyone Will Love Jarome Iginla

he one key element that Boston has going into the season is uncertainty. Nobody really knows how good this team can be. Sure, on paper they may look solid but until the Bruins hit the ice to start the 2013-14 NHL season, it’s anyone’s guess. So to prepare for the 2013-14 NHL season, here’s a five-part series laying out some predictions about what this year could look like for the Boston Bruins. Some are logical, some are a stretch and some are…well…you’ll see. The first? Everyone is going to love Jarome Iginla.

by · August 19, 2013 · 2 comments · Boston Bruins