Blue Jackets Showing Some Signs of Life

The Columbus Blue Jackets had a real opportunity this week to bank some points against some weaker opponents. This was the perfect way to move on from an embarrassing 4-0 loss to the Washington Capitals last Saturday while trying to find their way on home ice. This week proved to be tougher than some anticipated, […]

Should Hurricanes Fans Wonder “What About Bob?”

Some Carolina Hurricanes fans have started to quietly whisper, “What about Bob?” Bob is the Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky. Of course, more immediate rumors such as the Toronto Maple Leafs forward William Nylander being courted by the Hurricanes have recently captured the attention of fans and sports media alike. But, in the background of […]

Will the Real Columbus Blue Jackets Please Stand Up?

Just who are these Columbus Blue Jackets? After a pair of 4-1 losses, it’s a question that must be considered even if it’s early in the season. They considered themselves a Stanley Cup contender coming into the season. They’ve been anything but in the early going. The Blue Jackets played well against Chicago before a […]

NHL Rumors: Matthews, Bobrovsky, Kotkaniemi, More

In today’s rumor rundown, the Sportsnet Headline’s panel brought up some interesting topics during a full plate of Saturday games. They discussed what the Maple Leafs might be thinking with both Auston Matthews and William Nylander, that the Edmonton Oilers were put on notice by Daryl Katz and that the Montreal Canadiens might keep Jesperi […]

Ranking the NHL’s 31 Starting Goalies

Guarding the net in the NHL may be one of the toughest jobs in professional sports. It’s a lonely world in the crease, and when the team falters, the goaltender is often the first to receive blame. That’s why finding a quality goalie is so critical for long-term success. In this article, we’ll take a […]

2018-19 Columbus Blue Jackets Season Preview

The Columbus Blue Jackets enter this new hockey season with one goal and one goal only in mind: Win the Stanley Cup. That’s all and that’s it. Given the current state of the franchise, the time is now. Gone are the days of simply making the playoffs being good enough. That’s just step one. As […]

Imagining Life After Sergei Bobrovsky

It’s a sentence that every Columbus Blue Jacket fan doesn’t want to consider. Sergei Bobrovsky might be gone after this season. One of the faces of the Blue Jackets since arriving in Columbus, Bobrovsky has been a major reason why the team has finally enjoyed some regular season success. But after this season, he needs […]

NHL Rumors: Karlsson, Bobrovsky, Davidson, More

In today’s rumor rundown there are reports that Sergei Bobrovsky wants to be the highest paid goaltender in the NHL when his current deal concludes at the end of this season. Would Columbus dare go there? In Ottawa, trade talks surrounding Erik Karlsson have picked up again and an interesting team is apparently getting involved.  […]

Making Sense of Blue Jackets’ Sudden End to Season

A 13-2-2 end to the regular season. A 2-0 series lead in the playoffs with both wins coming on the road in overtime. Everything was set up for the Columbus Blue Jackets to finally break through the door to playoff success. Game 3 went to double overtime. Lars Eller won it on a lucky bounce. […]