Post Tagged with: "Ryan Johansen"

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Columbus Blue Jackets: Spoiler or Misunderstood Contender?

Every season, there seems to be one or two teams that play spoiler. These clubs have no business defeating playoff-bound teams, but, somehow, they achieve greatness for a night or […]

by · March 31, 2015 · 0 comments · Columbus Blue Jackets
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Contending Columbus Will Add A Top 10 Pick

The injury situation in Columbus this season is well documented.  Fans are sick of hearing about it too.  But, on a regular basis, someone is going down to a major […]

by · March 30, 2015 · 0 comments · Columbus Blue Jackets
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Oh, Canada – Not so Friendly to Columbus

International road trips have been a struggle for the Jackets. Columbus has played in five games north of the border this season ahead of tonight’s game in Edmonton. With the […]

by · March 18, 2015 · 0 comments · Columbus Blue Jackets
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Picking the 2010 NHL Draft Over Again

Nearly five years ago, 210 young men had their dreams come true as they heard an NHL team call their name. All the early morning practices, long road trips, and […]

by · February 24, 2015 · 0 comments · NHL Entry Draft, Top 10 Lists
Scott Hartnell, his wife, and his friend, Jeff Carter, were recently the target of some very nasty rumors. (Neat1325@/flickr)

Scott Hartnell: Once, Twice, 1,000 Times a Hockey Player

A historic night in Columbus Scott Hartnell played in his 1,000th NHL game last night, a 4-3 loss to the Los Angeles Kings. The 32-year old scored a goal on […]

Nazem Kadri made great strides under Dallas Eakins. (Tony Ding/Icon SMI)

Nazem Kadri: Equal To or Greater Than Ryan Johansen

I know what you’re thinking: this crazy cat is just trolling for hits.  There is NO WAY that Nazem Kadri is better than Ryan Johansen! You’d be forgiven for thinking […]

by · February 5, 2015 · 7 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
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Hockey News: All-Star Weekend; Ovechkin’s Car

This years All-Star game featured the most combined goals scored ever. [CBC] It would have been really great if Ovechkin spent some of his $9 million dollar salary and bought […]

by · January 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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NHL All-Star Game: Team Toews, City of Columbus Win Big

The end result may not have stuck to script, but at the end of Sunday’s NHL All-Star Game, the city of Columbus stood tall. The “visiting” Team Toews may have skated off […]

by · January 26, 2015 · 0 comments · All-Star Weekend
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Hockey News: World Cup of Hockey; All-Star Skills Competition

All you need to know about the upcoming World Cup of Hockey. [Puck Daddy] The Bruins and Canadiens will face off in the next Winter Classic. [Boston Globe] Toronto may […]

by · January 25, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
Halfway Review: Grading The Columbus Blue Jackets

Halfway Review: Grading The Columbus Blue Jackets

After yet another deflating loss, this time to the Montreal Canadiens, the Columbus Blue Jackets have hit the halfway mark of their season.  They check in with an overall record […]

by · January 15, 2015 · 0 comments · Columbus Blue Jackets
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Seriously Watch the Blue Jackets – Maple Leafs Game: Here’s Why

First, it’s hockey. OK, that’s a given. In all seriousness, even though Friday’s match-up stands months away from the playoffs, it carries much significance for both sides. Columbus and Toronto […]

David Savard has worked his way into Columbus' top defensive pairing, and has run with the assignment all season long. (Via Wikipedia)

Film Study: Columbus and Colorado Combine for Seven

Goals, anybody? Colorado and Columbus combined for seven of them in last night’s game at the Pepsi Center. The teams registered four scores in the second period, but David Savard’s […]