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Todd Richards Adds Bronze To Impressive Resume

Todd Richards Adds Bronze To Impressive Resume

We knew that Todd Richards was a good coach.  But even this performance was unexpected. After losing in the semifinal to Russia, Team USA rallied to beat the host Czech […]

by · May 18, 2015 · 0 comments · Columbus Blue Jackets
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Solid Penalty Killing Leads the Way for USA Hockey

Team USA hockey has turned a lot of heads at the 2015 IIHF World Championships, and one reason has been a great penalty kill. USA Hockey has only given up […]

by · May 13, 2015 · 0 comments · International Hockey
Three Years in Charge: Todd Richards

Three Years in Charge: Todd Richards

On Jan. 9, 2012, the Blue Jackets were the worst team in the league with only 27 points through 41 games. They trailed Nashville by 21 points for fourth place […]

by · January 9, 2015 · 0 comments · Columbus Blue Jackets
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Meet The Hidden Gem Of The Blue Jackets

By now, most of you know that there is an optimism surrounding the Columbus Blue Jackets.  Making the playoffs and giving the Pittsburgh Penguins everything they can handle in the […]

by · August 28, 2014 · 1 comment · Columbus Blue Jackets
Top 5 Signs that Todd Richards is on the Hottest of Seats

Top 5 Signs that Todd Richards is on the Hottest of Seats

There are hot seats and lukewarm seats when looking around the NHL. We saw the Flyers fire Peter Laviolette after just 3 games this season, and Buffalo decided to go […]

by · November 15, 2013 · 4 comments · Columbus Blue Jackets
Columbus Head Coach Todd Richards (Columbus Blue Jackets)

How Hot is Todd Richards’ Seat?

The Columbus Blue Jackets have not been very good lately, after jumping out to a respectable, if unspectacular 5-5-0 record the Jackets have since dropped 6 of their last 7 […]

by · November 14, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Columbus Blue Jackets
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Why Brandon Dubinsky Should Be the Next Blue Jackets Captain

The Columbus Blue Jackets have not filled their vacant captaincy position since trading away Rick Nash, the original “face of the franchise” in July of 2012. Brandon Dubinsky was an […]

by · October 1, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Columbus Blue Jackets, Player Profiles
Do the Blue Jackets Have a Coaching Problem?

Do the Blue Jackets Have a Coaching Problem?

We are just four days away from the return of real NHL games and seven away from the start of the Columbus Blue Jackets season. Now is a good time […]

by · September 27, 2013 · 1 comment · Columbus Blue Jackets
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 · Comments are Disabled · Columbus Blue Jackets
Blue Jackets Beat:  That’s Why They Play The Games

Blue Jackets Beat: That’s Why They Play The Games

As the NHL configured the tightly compressed schedule in the aftermath of the latest lockout incarnation, the pundits almost universally decreed that the Stanley Cup Final would pit the New […]

by · April 18, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Columbus Blue Jackets
Blue Jackets Beat:  Distinct Kick Bruises Playoff Chances

Blue Jackets Beat: Distinct Kick Bruises Playoff Chances

Einstein teaches us that reality is a malleable concept, and in the case of moving bodies, reality is entirely dependent upon the observer.  This has been repeatedly validated through experimentation, and […]

by · March 29, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Columbus Blue Jackets
Blue Jackets Beat: Coyote Ugly, But Streak Extends to 10

Blue Jackets Beat: Coyote Ugly, But Streak Extends to 10

If you had polled NHL scribes prior to this season, and asked which clubs were most likely to post a ten-game point streak in this shortened season, chances are overwhelming that Columbus would not have made the top 25 in that list. Yet — 29 games in — the Blue Jackets are the proud owners of just such a streak, which is still alive thanks to a befuddling 1 – 0 victory over the Phoenix Coyotes at Nationwide Arena on Saturday night — the club’s first-ever 1-0 shootout win.

by · March 17, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Columbus Blue Jackets