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Buffalo Sabres: The Week Ahead

It’s been rough sledding through the first three games of the 2013-14 season for the Buffalo Sabres. Not only is the team 0-3-0 to start, they’ve scored just two goals […]

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The Top Five Preseason Vezina Trophy Candidates

When you think about it, an NHL goaltender is a lot like a Major League Baseball starting pitcher with far bigger canjones. Both are largely dependent upon their defenses, although […]

Marian Gaborik's eventual return should make December a turning point for Columbus (Andy Martin Jr)

Blue Jackets Notebook: 10 Days Until Opening Day

We’re just 10 days away from the 2013 season opener against the Calgary Flames. For Blue Jackets fans, there is a lot to be excited about. As we get closer […]

It is no secret that last year's Vezina Trophy winner was none other than undrafted goalie, Sergei Bobrovsky. (Russell LaBounty-USA TODAY Sports)

Blue Jackets: Red Hot in Fantasy Hockey Drafts

They might just be the talk of the Eastern Conference – or at least amongst the discussions when it comes to the Metropolitan division. But wherever they come up, people […]

by · September 24, 2013 · 1 comment · Columbus Blue Jackets, Fantasy
It is no secret that last year's Vezina Trophy winner was none other than undrafted goalie, Sergei Bobrovsky. (Russell LaBounty-USA TODAY Sports)

Fantasy Hockey: It’s Time for a Scoring Overhaul

Per an NHL.com article from early 2011, former Rangers GM Neil Smith is credited with creating one of the first fantasy hockey leagues in 1981. The once offline and seemingly […]

by · September 22, 2013 · 0 comments · Fantasy
It is no secret that last year's Vezina Trophy winner was none other than undrafted goalie, Sergei Bobrovsky. (Russell LaBounty-USA TODAY Sports)

2013-14 Columbus Preview: The Bobrovsky Situation

In 2013, the Columbus Blue Jackets were a sportswriter’s gift. The hockey club provided no shortage of engaging storylines, giving both hardcore and casual sports fans some kind of drama […]

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
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Positive Puck Possession Can Get the Blue Jackets into the Playoffs

When you look past the “magic” in the Columbus Blue Jackets’ surprise push towards the Stanley Cup Playoffs in 2013 the reality is that this is a team that capitalized […]

by · August 10, 2013 · 0 comments · Columbus Blue Jackets
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Top 10 Best Undrafted NHL Goalies

Over the last few decades, the NHL Entry Draft has been supplying NHL teams with a number of players that have eventually gone on to help the team that drafted […]

by · July 24, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Top 10 Lists
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Ovechkin wins Hart Trophy: How did NHL get it so wrong?

So for starters, there are plenty of you who will have an issue with the fact that I’m even challenging the prospect of Alexander Ovechkin as Hart winner. You are […]

Bobrovsky Romps to Vezina Victory — Dollars or Rubles to Follow?

Bobrovsky Romps to Vezina Victory — Dollars or Rubles to Follow?

Hockey sweaters are not customary attire on steamy June nights in Columbus, Ohio.  However, on Saturday evening, they dominated the sartorial display at a Buffalo Wild Wings restaurant, where more than […]

by · June 18, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Columbus Blue Jackets