Blue Jackets Snap Skid, End Capitals’ Winning Streak at 6

WASHINGTON — Fresh off sweeping a four-game road trip, the NHL-leading Washington Capitals fell flat in a 5-2 loss to the Columbus Blue Jackets on Monday night that snapped their winning streak at six. Washington hadn’t lost in regulation since Nov. 20. The Capitals had their seven-game point streak end two days before facing the […]

Panarin Leads Rangers to 3-2 over Blue Jackets

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Artemi Panarin scored the decisive goal in his return to Columbus, leading the New York Rangers to a 3-2 win over the Blue Jackets on Thursday night. Panarin’s goal was his team leading 13th. He left Columbus after signing a lucrative free-agent contract in the off-season with New York. Serenaded with boos […]

Blue Jackets’ Foligno Suspended 3 Games for Hit on Bellemare

By The Canadian Press November 11th, 2019 COLUMBUS, Ohio — The NHL has suspended Columbus forward Nick Foligno for three games for a hit that leveled Colorado Avalanche forward Pierre-Edouard Bellemare. The Department of Player Safety announced the penalty for the Blue Jackets captain on Monday. Foligno dropped Bellemare with the open-ice hit with his […]

Draisaitl, Oilers Roll past Blue Jackets 4-1

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Leon Draisaitl had two goals and an assist, Mike Smith stopped 23 shots and the Edmonton Oilers beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 4-1 on Wednesday night. James Neal and Jujhar Khaira also scored for the Oilers, who had dropped two in a row. Ryan Nugent-Hopkins added two assists. Draisaitl’s second goal, his […]

James van Riemsdyk Scores 2, Flyers Beat Blue Jackets 7-4

PHILADELPHIA — Kevin Hayes scored the go-ahead short-handed goal late in Philadelphia’s five-goal third period, and the Flyers rallied to beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 7-4 Saturday night. James van Riemsdyk had two goals and an assist, Jake Voracek added a goal and two assists, Shayne Gostisbehere had a goal and an assist, and Michael […]

Nyquist’s Penalty-Shot Goal the Difference as Blue Jackets Beat Leafs in OT

TORONTO — Gustav Nyquist scored on a penalty shot at 1:57 of overtime as the Columbus Blue Jackets defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs 4-3 on Monday. Riley Nash, Pierre-Luc Dubois and Alexander Wennberg scored in regulation for Columbus (4-3-2). Nick Foligno chipped in with two assists for the Blue Jackets, who got 28 stops from Joonas Korpisalo. Columbus Blue Jackets […]

Blue Jackets About to Answer the Ultimate Question

Welcome to the regular season. For the Columbus Blue Jackets, the beginning of the regular season comes with many questions. You know which ones I’m talking about. How will the goalies do? Who will help replace the lost scoring? Which young players will step up and deliver to help boost the Blue Jackets? While these […]

The Domino Effect of the Brandon Dubinsky Injury

The Columbus Blue Jackets got some unexpected news this week on the injury front. One of their veterans could be out for an extended period of time. The team announced that center Brandon Dubinsky will be out indefinitely due to a wrist injury. Aaron Portzline of the Athletic then reported that Dubinsky’s injury could be […]