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Jackets-Penguins infographic: Game 2

Sat, 04/19/2014 - 21:45

Post Game: Blue Jackets 4, Penguins 3 (2OT)

Sat, 04/19/2014 - 21:30
PITTSBURGH -- Not one, not two, but three chances from the door step - and the third time was definitely the charm. Matt Calvert potted his second goal of the game just 70 seconds into the second overtime period at CONSOL Energy Center, giving...

Quotables: Game 2

Sat, 04/19/2014 - 20:30
Blue Jackets head coach Todd Richards On the momentum swing after Calvert’s SHG in the 2nd period… TR: “They were very good in the first, but that’s something that I expected. They came out, they played hard, they played fast and at that mom...

The Numbers: Game 2

Sat, 04/19/2014 - 20:00
Matt Calvert's goal in double overtime - his second of the night - gave the Blue Jackets their first-ever playoff win, but more importantly, evened up this series at one game apiece. Here's a quick look at the numbers that shaped their 4-3 vict...

Foligno optimistic for a return in Game 3

Sat, 04/19/2014 - 10:05
PITTSBURGH - Nick Foligno will not play in Game 2 tonight at CONSOL Energy Center, but he is fairly optimistic that he won’t have to wait much longer to get back in the lineup. Foligno, who has missed almost three weeks with a lower body injury...

#BattleOn Playoff Preview: Game 2

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 14:00
FIRST OT ANALYSIS: If you're having trouble breathing, well, you're not alone in this. The Blue Jackets and Penguins are headed to a second overtime at CONSOL Energy Center and each side had its share of chances in the first sudden death session. ...

CBJ Today: April 18

Fri, 04/18/2014 - 09:00
If Friday's practice was any indication, RJ Umberger is eagerly awaiting Game 2 on Saturday night at CONSOL Energy Center. Umberger, who has missed the last two-plus weeks with an upper body injury, took part in full practice for the first tim...

Blue Jackets announce on-sale ticket information for Game 6 of first round series

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 11:25
COLUMBUS, OHIO — The Columbus Blue Jackets announced today that single game tickets for a potential Game 6 of the Blue Jackets-Penguins Stanley Cup playoff series, scheduled for Monday, April 28 at Nationwide Arena, will go on sale Monday, April 2...

CBJ Today: April 17

Thu, 04/17/2014 - 10:50
In the wake of last night's Game 1 loss at CONSOL Energy Center, the Blue Jackets hopped on their plane and made the 30-minute flight back to Columbus to recharge. Many of the players remained off the ice today, but a small group gathered for a...

Quotables: Game 1

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 20:15
Blue Jackets head coach Todd Richards On if he feels like this game slipped away... TR: "I don't know about slipped away; we had an opportunity and there power play is very good. You know, they can steal momentum quick and they were able to ...

Post Game: Penguins 4, Blue Jackets 3 (Game 1)

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 20:00
THE RUNDOWN With the Blue Jackets leading 3-1 and owning the bulk of momentum, the Pittsburgh Penguins used a couple of quick-strike goals early in the second period to turn Game 1 around. Beau Bennett and Matt Niskanen both tallied on the pow...

The Numbers: Game 1

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 19:45
Welcome to The Numbers Game. Here, we'll break down the most important facts, figures and statistics from that night's game. Despite the final score, there's more to the game's story than the numbers on the scoreboard. Here’s a look at four of ...

CBJ Today: April 16 (Game 1)

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 10:20
PITTSBURGH -- James Wisniewski, a veteran NHLer and one of the Blue Jackets' leaders, probably said it best this morning: "this is going to be about four levels above (the regular season). Hockey on steroids is the best way to put it." For many...

#BattleOn Playoff Preview: Game 1

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 17:00
SECOND PERIOD ANALYSIS: The second period started with a flurry (pardon the pun), with the Jackets and Penguins combining for three goals in the first 2:19 of the period. Derek MacKenzie got it started with a gorgeous shorthanded tally, picking Kr...

Blue Jackets announce fan festivities around 2014 Stanley Cup playoffs

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 11:20
COLUMBUS, OHIO – The Columbus Blue Jackets invite fans to “Battle On” with a host of activities surrounding the 2014 Blue Jackets playoffs, presented by AEP Energy, Nationwide Insurance and The Columbus Dispatch. The Blue Jackets open their Easte...

Jackets focused, also updates on Foligno & Umberger

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 09:30
Both the Blue Jackets and Pittsburgh Penguins received positive news when their teams took the ice for practice on Tuesday. Brandon Dubinsky and Ryan Murray, who missed practice due to maintenance on Monday, returned to the ice for an hour-long pr...

Blue Jackets recall goaltender Jeremy Smith from Springfield Falcons (AHL)

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 08:25
COLUMBUS, OHIO --- The Columbus Blue Jackets have recalled goaltender Jeremy Smith from the American Hockey League’s Springfield Falcons, club General Manager Jarmo Kekalainen announced today. Smith, 25, has compiled a 21-14-3 record in 38 gam...

Depth has been Jackets' recipe for success, and will continue to be

Tue, 04/15/2014 - 04:00
It doesn’t take an expert to look at the Pittsburgh Penguins roster and deduce that they possess more offensive firepower than the Blue Jackets. They were the NHL’s second-highest scoring team in the regular season, sparked by a power play that...