Alex Galchenyuk is the Player the Columbus Blue Jackets Need

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Rumors have been circulating for months that the Columbus Blue Jackets are in the market for a top-six center. While there are several routes the Jackets could take, the best fit for Columbus would be Alex Galchenyuk. Alex Galchenyuk is the Player the Columbus Blue Jackets Need Ever since trading Ryan Johansen to the Nashville Predators, the […] READ MORE


Florida Panthers Evgenii Dadonov to Miss 4-6 Weeks

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The Florida Panthers will be without Russian forward Evgenii Dadonov for next four to six weeks, head coach Bob Boughner announced Monday. Dadonov sustained a shoulder injury in Saturday’s game against the Chicago Blackhawks. #FlaPanthers coach Bob Boughner says timeline for Evgenii Dadonov (upper body injury) is 4-6 weeks. — Mike Morreale (@mikemorrealeNHL) November 27, […] READ MORE


Cam Atkinson’s Slow Start Hurting Columbus Blue Jackets Offense

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While off to a promising start, the Columbus Blue Jackets have yet to see the same explosive offense that propelled them to the top of the league last season. One noticeable decline has been the performance of Cam Atkinson. Atkinson’s struggles are reflective of the Jackets recent scoring difficulties, and getting his season on track will be […] READ MORE


Artemi Panarin Bringing Skill to Columbus

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In his first month with the Columbus Blue Jackets, Artemi Panarin has already become one of the team’s top offensive pieces. In 12 games, Panarin leads the Jackets with 10 points – one goal and nine assists. Panarin’s skill is evident not only in his own play but in the influence he has already had on […] READ MORE


Colorado Avalanche Place Tyson Jost and J.T. Compher on IR

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Colorado Avalanche forwards Tyson Jost and J.T. Compher have both been placed on IR, the club announced Sunday. Jost will miss 2-3 weeks with a lower-body injury. Compher has a broken thumb and is out indefinitely. Both players were injured in Thursday’s loss to the St. Louis Blues. Colorado Avalanche Place Tyson Jost and J.T. Compher […] READ MORE


Vegas Golden Knights Recall Vadim Shipachyov

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The Vegas Golden Knights recalled forward Vadim Shipachyov from the AHL Chicago Wolves on Saturday. The move came after the Knights first loss of the season to the Detroit Red Wings. Vadim Shipachyov has been recalled from AHL Chicago by the #VGK. — Chris Johnston (@reporterchris) October 14, 2017 Originally projected as the Knights first line […] READ MORE


J.T. Brown Speaks out on Anthem Controversy

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Prior to the Tampa Bay Lightning’s Saturday matchup against the Florida Panthers, Tampa forward J.T. Brown raised his right fist during the playing of the national anthem. Brown is the first NHL player to protest during the anthem amidst increasing protests across professional sports. JT Brown goes fist up during the national anthem in Florida pic.twitter.com/n96r7DOKf0 […] READ MORE


Dallas Stars Broadcaster Dave Strader Passes Away at 62

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Legendary NHL broadcaster Dave Strader passed away on Sunday at age 62 after a year-long battle with cancer. Strader was known for his work with the Dallas Stars and the Detroit Red Wings. He was a recipient of the Foster Hewitt Award, equivalent to enshrinement in the Hockey Hall of Fame for broadcasters. It is […] READ MORE


Columbus Blue Jackets Goaltending Depth

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The Columbus Blue Jackets goaltending situation isn’t a cause for much concern. 2017 Vezina Trophy winner Sergei Bobrovsky is one of the best in the league right now, and Joonas Korpisalo has been relatively reliable in his tenure as backup. But who’s next on the list? Prior to the off-season, it was Anton Forsberg, who spent the […] READ MORE


Examining the Blue Jackets-Penguins Rivalry

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It’s time to talk about the Blue Jackets-Penguins rivalry. On July 31, NBC released its schedule of NHL games to be nationally televised during the 2017-18 season. Of the nearly one hundred games scheduled, the Columbus Blue Jackets will grace NBC’s networks once. The game? An October 25th matchup against the Buffalo Sabres, marketed as […] READ MORE