Columbus Blue Jackets Off-Season: First-rate Forwards

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As the Stanley Cup Play-offs reach the tail end, and teams start to set their sights on the NHL Entry Draft, the Columbus Blue Jackets have many reasons to be excited, and one is the third overall pick. This is a pivotal off-season for what was an underachieving organization last year, and with a good […] READ MORE


Scott Hartnell Scores 300th Goal

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Veteran forward Scott Hartnell, of the Columbus Blue Jackets, bagged another milestone in an accomplished career, one he’ll surely be proud of. The forward has played for three organizations throughout his career and has produced solid seasons and scoring everywhere he’s gone, with Columbus not being an exception to that statement. Scott Hartnell Scores 300th […] READ MORE


Columbus Blue Jackets: Contenders in Two Years

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You never know what you’re going to get when you follow along with the Columbus Blue Jackets. One night they look like a bottom-feeder barely hanging on for dear life, the next they look like a perennial playoff team. Some might call out that it’s a fluke, but it’s nothing short of a clear message […] READ MORE


Boone Jenner: One of The NHL's Most Underrated Forwards

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The word underrated is an overplayed rhetoric in sports sometimes, and can mean different things to different people. But, by definition it is “to rate or evaluate too low; underestimate,” as stated by the Merriam-Webster dictionary, and when I look at that definition no NHL player is more of a poster boy for it than […] READ MORE


NHL Sellers Few and Far Between

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This year’s playoff races in the NHL will be fast and furious. Multiple teams will be vying for the automatic division playoff slots as well as the two wild card spots in each conference. In the East there are 13 teams in the playoff hunt for eight slots, while out West one can make a strong […] READ MORE


Blue Jackets Blunders Cost Them Two Points

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Boxing Day saw the Columbus Blue Jackets (13-21-3) face off against the Tampa Bay Lightning (18-15-3) for the second time this season. The first game between the two teams saw the NHL debut of last night’s starting goaltender, Joonas Korpisalo, who put on a very strong showing the first time around in a 2-1 loss. Special teams […] READ MORE



Puck Drop Preview: 2014-15 Columbus Blue Jackets

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Welcome to Puck Drop Preview 2014-15, where our hockey department gives you a detailed look at each team from around the NHL leading to the start of this hockey season and offers our insight and analysis. Makes sure to stick around until the end of the series, where we’ll offer our full predictions for the standings in […] READ MORE


Flyers Trade Scott Hartnell to Columbus for R.J. Umberger

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The Philadelphia Flyers have traded forward Scott Hartnell to the Columbus Blue Jackets in exchange for R.J. Umberger and a fourth-round pick in the 2015 NHL Draft. Umberger, 32, was not coy about his desire to leave Columbus. As a result, Jackets GM Jarmo Kekalainen did everything in his power to find the left winger […] READ MORE


Flyers Struggle to Score Goals Starts at the Blue Line

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Three games into the season, and the Philadelphia Flyers are 0-3 and have scored just one goal total, from Luke Schenn, at even strength.  Add in a pair of power play markers against the Canadiens and the Leafs, and overall they have scored just one  goal in each of their three games this year.  In […] READ MORE