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Cannonfest is back for a sixth year, and this time, it's bigger than ever

9 hours 15 min ago
What originally started as a small social gathering for Blue Jackets bloggers and fans quickly turned into something much, much bigger. For the past five years, Cannonfest has been a summer staple. Every year since its inception, the event has ...

Mixer's Mailbag: Offseason Vol. 11

Thu, 07/30/2015 - 06:00
Thanks to all who submitted questions for the offseason's 11th #CBJ mailbag. Hopefully, we'll get together every Thursday/Friday and I'll answer your questions, so send them to @RobMixer anytime. Matt Barnes (@Matt_NBC4) Which Blue Jackets pla...

Brandon Saad's day with the Stanley Cup

Wed, 07/29/2015 - 09:00

Focus fixed ahead: Murray ready to bounce back

Wed, 07/29/2015 - 02:00
If there’s one thing Ryan Murray is absolutely sick of, it’s talking about his nightmarish 2014-15 season. It was a season that saw him picking suits and ties far more often than he was taping sticks and lacing skates; in short, it was a seas...

Hockey School a "special" experience for campers, instructors & players

Tue, 07/28/2015 - 11:45
One of the Blue Jackets organization's primary community initiatives is to give kids the opportunity to pick up skates and sticks, get out on the ice and fall in love with the game. While there are many ways for kids to get involved with hocke...

Blue Jackets prospect Gabriel Carlsson part of Sweden's WJC camp in Lake Placid

Tue, 07/28/2015 - 06:00
The Blue Jackets have four of their prospects participating in USA Hockey's national junior team evaluation camp this weekend in Lake Placid -- but don't forget about steady Swedish defenseman Gabriel Carlsson. Carlsson, a first-round pick of t...

Foligno on Saad trade: "It's a big statement"

Tue, 07/28/2015 - 02:00
May 20 seems like forever ago, doesn't it? It has been a little over two months since the Blue Jackets formally introduced Nick Foligno as the sixth captain in franchise history. Foligno, 27, is coming off a career year of 31 goals and 73 point...

Preseason tickets to go on sale Monday, Aug. 3 at 10 a.m.

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 12:00
COLUMBUS, OHIO – Individual game tickets to the Columbus Blue Jackets’ four home preseason games at Nationwide Arena will go on sale Monday, August 3 at 10 a.m., the club announced today. The home preseason schedule opens with a game against the ...

NBC Sports announces 2015-16 national broadcast schedule

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 09:00
NBC Sports Group announced a 105-game national NHL broadcast schedule on Monday afternoon, marking the most games ever aired in one season by the group. Of those 105 games, 12 will air on NBC and 93 will air on NBC Sports Network. The Blue Jack...

#CBJ Best of the Web: July 27

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 02:00
The NHL Draft and Blue Jackets development camp are now in the past. Group hug. We'll make it. Training camp is less than two months away. After departures and new additions, there has been a lot of buzz about what's in store for the Blue Ja...

Charity event gives fans chance to skate with (or against) Jack Johnson

Mon, 07/27/2015 - 02:00
Blue Jackets defenseman Jack Johnson grew up in Ann Arbor, playing for the United States National Team Development Program and then becoming a superstar at the University of Michigan. His good friend Justin Spiro, whom Johnson has known for mo...

Blue Jackets host franchise's summit for corporate partners

Fri, 07/24/2015 - 13:30
An interactive networking experience, breakout sessions covering topics including digital media trends and strategies, insight on the Blue Jackets fan base, how to best use logo rights and a keynote address from an industry leader in sports market...

Four Blue Jackets prospects named to USA Hockey's National Junior Team evaluation camp roster

Fri, 07/24/2015 - 02:00
It's about that time of the summer when national teams start to get their junior team camps going. For USA Hockey, they'll convene in Lake Placid in early August along with Team Sweden and Team Finland for a week of training and exhibition games. ...

Blue Jackets sign center Michael Chaput to one-year, two-way contract

Thu, 07/23/2015 - 12:30
COLUMBUS, OHIO --- The Columbus Blue Jackets have signed center Michael Chaput to a one-year, two-way contract (NHL/AHL) for the 2015-16 season, club General Manager Jarmo Kekalainen announced today. As is club policy, terms were not disclosed. ...

Mixer's Mailbag: Offseason Vol. 10

Thu, 07/23/2015 - 02:00
Thanks to all who submitted questions for the offseason's 10th #CBJ mailbag. Hopefully, we'll get together every Thursday/Friday and I'll answer your questions, so send them to @RobMixer anytime. Mark Rucker (@markarucker_ubs) What games or st...

Prospects got all-access tour of world famous Columbus Zoo

Thu, 07/23/2015 - 02:00
Participating in an NHL development camp can be a whirlwind of on-ice practices, educational sessions and training. But for 37 prospects participating in the Blue Jackets development camp earlier this month, their experience was, quite literall...

NHL.com's Dan Rosen: Blue Jackets will be a "dangerous" team

Wed, 07/22/2015 - 10:00
Here is the July 22 edition of Rosen's weekly mailbag, which will run periodically throughout the summer. If you have a question, tweet it to @drosennhl and use #OvertheBoards. Let's get to it: Just how dangerous can the Columbus Blue Jacket...