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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 · 0 comments · Columbus Blue Jackets
Why Brandon Dubinsky Should Be the Next Blue Jackets Captain

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 […]

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 · 0 comments · 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
The Blue Jackets and Red Wings had their scuffles, but Penguins vs Blue Jackets is the future. (Rick Osentoski-US PRESSWIRE)

How The Blue Jackets Will Make the Playoffs

The NHL returned stronger than ever in its first full month back since the latest lockout. The season was saved, but with an abbreviated season comes a myriad of pains […]

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:  Finnish Fireworks

Blue Jackets Beat: Finnish Fireworks

This space had been reserved for a relatively sedate review of the first quarter of the Blue Jackets’ season.  However, in the past 48 hours, the club has chosen to attract […]

by · February 13, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Columbus Blue Jackets
Lady Justice with the backhand.

Blue Jackets Beat: Justice Unserved

Hockey afficionados around the league are waking up this morning, reviewing the scores from Sunday’s action, and nodding their collectively heads knowlingly as they peruse the “Edmonton 3 Columbus 1″ […]

by · February 11, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Columbus Blue Jackets