Columbus Blue Jackets

Blue Jackets Decide to ‘Go For It’

The Columbus Blue Jackets were sitting in a precarious position.  After starting the season at 4-2-0, they went into a tailspin, going 2-13-2, thus appearing to solidly position themselves in the Jack Eichel or...

Hartford Drops A Tough One To Springfield

Hartford, CT- It was a bumping Saturday night at the Hartford XL Center, more crowded and more spirited than usual actually. The support is what the Hartford Wolf Pack (11-9-2-1) needed after facing a pretty ro...

Photo Gallery: Blue Jackets vs Flyers (11/22/2014)

The Philadelphia Flyers defeated the visiting Columbus Blue Jackets by a score of 4-2 during regulation. Three Star Selections: 1st Braydon Coburn (#5 PHI) 2nd Claude Giroux (#28 PHI) 3rd Jakub Voracek (#...

Blue Jackets: To Trade or Not To Trade?

The Columbus Blue Jackets have been ravaged by injuries, particularly to their key players. The list is long and has severely impacted their prospects of making the playoffs, particularly after a recent, horrid...

Photo Gallery: Blue Jackets vs Flyers (11/14/2014)

James Wisniewski and Nick Foligno each scored a pair of goals to help the visiting Columbus Blue Jackets defeat the Philadelphia Flyers by a score of 4-3 during regulation. The win for the Blue Jackets ended th...

Flyers’ Winning Streak Ends in Loss to Blue Jackets

In what was the first of five meetings between the Philadelphia Flyers and the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, Columbus held on to win game one 4-3. Coming off of a rare five day layoff between games, the Fl...

Metropolitan Division Predictions

Albeit a little after the regular season has started, with the season only a few weeks old, I offer my predictions for the regular season finish for the Metropolitan Division of the Eastern Conference in the Na...

The Kekalainen Way

Last spring, I met and interviewed Columbus Blue Jackets General Manager (GM) Jarmo Kekalainen as part of a two-part story on one of the most brilliant talent evaluators and development gurus in the history of ...

The Kids Are Alright

Just when, for the first time, hope didn’t just appear to spring eternal, it appeared justified, the Columbus Blue Jackets were beset with a rash of injuries as well as a contract holdout from its first-line ce...