Bobrovsky Bounces Back Big in Blue Jackets’ Playoff Bid

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Through an odd, erratic season for the Columbus Blue Jackets, nobody has had a bumpier ride than star goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky. A high-profile contract issue, a slump, a disciplinary suspension and a humiliating healthy scratch. That all turned into a terrific stretch in March where the 30-year-old former Vezina Trophy winner showed […]

Blue Jackets Answer Bell, But Work Remains

At the most desperate time of the season, the Columbus Blue Jackets answered the bell. They are now in prime position to clinch an Eastern Conference playoff spot this week as early as Tuesday. Pierre-Luc Dubois scored and added two assists. Oliver Bjorkstrand scored in his fifth straight game. Nick Foligno and Josh Anderson each […]

NHL Rumors: Kovalchuk, Matthews, Oilers, Panthers, More

In our second installment of the rumor rundown for Tuesday, there are rumors about Ilya Kovalchuk’s willingness to accept a trade out of LA and the Jets unwillingness to move one of their better prospects. The Panthers may be making a move for one of the best goaltenders in the NHL and the Oilers are […]

Blue Jackets Window Just Starting to Open

The Columbus Blue Jackets could use some good news in light of recent developments with their best players. A quick review of the status of the rest of their franchise should provide you with the comfort you’re looking for. Sometimes a different perspective is needed when it comes to viewing a painful situation. Let’s be […]

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 […]