Category: Columbus Blue Jackets

Columbus Blue Jackets win first playoff game in franchise history

The Columbus Blue Jackets organization has been in the National Hockey League since the beginning of the 2000-01 season, and before this past campaign they were in the Western Conference with one playoff series recorded – a 2009 sweep at…

Pittsburgh Penguins vs Columbus Blue Jackets: Stanley Cup 2014 first-round preview

Sidney Crosby, Penguins

The Pittsburgh Penguins are five years removed from winning the Stanley Cup with Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin as young superstars leading the charge. The future looked so promising then, like by now they’d have won a couple more championships.…

Columbus Blue Jackets: Sergei Bobrovsky injured 4-5 weeks with groin strain

Sergei Bobrovsky, Columbus Blue Jackets

The lockout shortened 2012-13 NHL season was hopeful for perennial non-playoff team, the Columbus Blue Jackets. A strong second half push almost landed the CBJ in the postseason for what would’ve been the franchise’s second playoff appearance since entering the…

2015 NHL All-Star game will be hosted by the Columbus Blue Jackets

Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio. Home of the Columbus Blue Jackets. Image courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.

The National Hockey League announced yesterday that the 2015 NHL All-Star game will be held at the Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio. When it occurs, the event will be the first All-Star game in three years. Last season’s was cancelled…

10 Memorable Moments From The NHL’s First 12 Days

Alex Steen, St. Louis Blues

The first twelve days of the 2013-14 NHL season have been exciting, controversial, and filled with a whole lot of Patrick Roy. Here is a look at the ten best moments: 10. Grabovski hat trick almost spoils Blackhawks’ banner raiser…

30 Teams 30 Dreams: NHL Regular Season Team Rankings

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1. Chicago Blackhawks It’s hard to argue against the dominant performance the Blackhawks displayed in 2012-13. Until proven otherwise, they are the best team in the National Hockey League. 2. Boston Bruins Aside from the fact the Bruins have played…