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Throwback Thursday: Catching up with Ron Tugnutt

5 hours 40 sec ago
You all remember it. Well, at least most of you do. Ron Tugnutt, in his first year with the Blue Jackets, broke the record for the most regular season wins (22) by an expansion team goaltender. He still holds that record, and it’s a big part of...

Previewing November

12 hours 40 sec ago
Number of games: 13 (against 11 opponents) Approximate number of miles to be covered: 5,490 2013-14 record of opponents: 452-302-128 Average point total: 94 2013-14 Columbus record vs. opponents: 19-12-3 2013-14 season sweeps: One ...

Blue Jacket fathers carry extra responsibilities

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 04:00
Building a hockey team and raising a child have their similarities: both processes take a lot of time, patience, effort, organization and financial support. There are good days and bad days, but at the end of each day, it’s the love that a fan...

Deep Blue Jackets can afford to develop prospects

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 08:00
COLUMBUS -- The appearance of the Columbus Blue Jackets' three first-round picks from the 2013 NHL Draft at development camp has fans anxious to see them skating in Nationwide Arena this season. Imagine how those players feel. "I want to be ...

Blue Jackets to play Feb. 19th, 2015 game vs. Pittsburgh Penguins on NBCSN

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 07:29
NBC Sports Group has announced their 2014-15 national television schedule, and YOUR Columbus Blue Jackets will play the Pittsburgh Penguins on Thursday, February 19th on NBC Sports Network! Follow the Blue Jackets all season on FOX SPORTS Ohio,...

Goal Oriented: Boone Jenner

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 04:00
Boone Jenner’s shot chart looks very similar to that of teammate Nick Foligno’s: plenty of activity close to the net and between the circles with most outside shots originating from the left side. Regardless of the location of the goal, it's un...

Columbus was "the best opportunity" for Gibbons

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 04:00
The last time Blue Jackets fans saw Brian Gibbons (or at least, remember him vividly), he single-handedly gave the Pittsburgh Penguins a 2-0 lead in Game 2. Remember that? It seems ages ago now, and at the time, those two first-period goals fel...

Improving individual skills is the emphasis at Blue Jackets Hockey School

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 04:00
Starting this week, youth hockey players from around the state will get the unique opportunity to learn from proven and talented coaches, improve their skills and gain a positive life experience during Blue Jackets Hockey School. The coaches in...

Tropp has found a role and a home in Columbus

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 04:00
After a broken jaw and a serious knee injury within the span of a year, Corey Tropp welcomed a new opportunity with open arms. He began the 2013-14 season with the Buffalo Sabres, the team that drafted him back in 2007 at Nationwide Arena, and ...

Davidson says Blue Jackets ready to make statement

Sat, 07/19/2014 - 11:00
Other than acquiring forward Scott Hartnell in a trade with the Philadelphia Flyers on June 23, the Columbus Blue Jackets didn't make any major moves this summer. But Columbus president of hockey operations John Davidson sees a fully formed team c...

Friday 5: Brandon Dubinsky's top five goals as a Blue Jacket

Fri, 07/18/2014 - 04:00
"Who says a 4-on-3 is tough?" After Brandon Dubinsky and the Blue Jackets agreed to terms on a six-year contract extension last Friday, we look back at his top five goals scored with the Blue Jackets during the past two seasons. At number fi...

CBJ Best of the Web: July 18

Fri, 07/18/2014 - 04:00
Give yourselves a pat on the back, fifth liners, you all made it to the end of the week! As a reward for your perseverance, we here at bluejackets.com have collected some of the best fan-created Blue Jackets articles, blog posts and opinion pie...

Throwback Thursday: Catching up with Luke Richardson

Thu, 07/17/2014 - 12:15
One big question looms after a player retires from professional hockey: “what do I do now?” Many players go into coaching, scouting, broadcasting, and numerous other areas around the game, but not many got the “unique opportunity” that Luke Ric...

Blue Jackets, Mobilite announce new high-density Wi-fi system at Nationwide Arena

Thu, 07/17/2014 - 05:30
COLUMBUS, OHIO – The Columbus Blue Jackets and Mobilitie, the nation’s largest privately-held provider of wireless infrastructure, have announced the installation of a high-density Wi-Fi system at Nationwide Arena that will provide guests with hig...

Previewing October

Thu, 07/17/2014 - 04:00
Number of games: 10 (five home, five away against nine opponents) Approximate number of miles to be covered: 4,605 2013-14 record of opponents: 404-290-81 2013-14 Columbus record vs. opponents: 12-8-2 2013-14 season sweeps: Two (Dallas...

Opportunity awaits Erixon in Columbus this fall

Tue, 07/15/2014 - 09:00
Tim Erixon knows this is an extremely important juncture in his NHL career. He hasn’t yet played a full season in the NHL but he has taken a big step and established himself as a top-flight defenseman in the AHL. In parts of two seasons with th...

Blue Jackets re-sign defenseman Tim Erixon to a one-year contract

Tue, 07/15/2014 - 07:25
COLUMBUS, OHIO - The Columbus Blue Jackets have re-signed defenseman Tim Erixon to a one-year contract for the 2014-15 National Hockey League season, club General Manager Jarmo Kekalainen announced today. As is club policy, further terms were not...

Blue Jackets Foundation donates record-setting $800,000 to local charitable and youth hockey organizations

Tue, 07/15/2014 - 05:30
COLUMBUS, OHIO – The Columbus Blue Jackets Foundation announced today the donation of a record-high total of $800,000 to local charitable and youth hockey organizations for the 2013-14 grant cycle, far surpassing last year’s previous record-settin...

In sixth development camp, Larkin plays new role

Mon, 07/14/2014 - 04:00
Thomas Larkin has seen the world. The 23-year-old was born in London, England, but grew up in Cocquio-Trevisago, Italy. He speaks English, Italian, French, and Spanish, and his selection in the 2009 NHL Draft made him the first-ever Italian-tra...

Columbus is home for Dubinsky

Mon, 07/14/2014 - 04:00
Brandon Dubinsky packed lightly when he made the drive from New York to Columbus in July 2012. He had just been traded by the Rangers in a blockbuster deal to the Blue Jackets, and though he didn't know much (if anything) about the city, he set...