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Quotables: Game 4

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 20:30
Blue Jackets coach Todd Richards On his team's ability to stay in games... TR: "We've had good things happen. The guys have proven some resiliency, but we've also had some things proven where we put ourselves down and we had to prove that re...

The Numbers: Game 4

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 19:30
Welcome to "The Numbers," where we look beyond what's in the box score and explain how certain statistics really shaped the outcome. In dramatic fashion, the Blue Jackets tied the series at two games apiece with a 4-3 overtime win over Pittsbur...

Johnson front and center in Blue Jackets' revival

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 12:48
COLUMBUS -- Defenseman Jack Johnson joined the Columbus Blue Jackets at one of the rock-bottom moments for the franchise, but instead of shying from the challenge of being part of the turnaround, he embraced it. Monday night, before a frenzied ...

Starting Times Set for Saturday's Stanley Cup Playoffs First Round Schedule

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 10:45
NEW YORK (April 23, 2014) – The National Hockey League today announced updated start time information for the First Round of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs: • The starting time for Game 5 of the series between the Pittsburgh Penguins a...

#BattleOn Playoff Preview: Game 4

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 18:00
SECOND PERIOD ANALYSIS: It's been all Blue Jackets since the 3-0 goal for Pittsburgh, and headed to the third period, we've got ourselves a one-goal hockey game at 3-2. Columbus owns a 32-17 edge in shots on goal through two periods, and got back ...

CBJ Today: April 22

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 12:39
Playoff losses hurt, but with game four looming, the Blue Jackets are eager to learn from their game three performance and focus on Wednesday night’s matchup with Pittsburgh. “We’re not going to get down about it, we’re not going to pout about it...

Quotables: Game 3

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 20:00
On the effort/occurrences of the third period... TR: "Loved our start, obviously. It was a great start. The crowd was into it. They called a timeout, I think that helped regroup them a little bit. I think getting into penalties and our penalty ...

The Numbers: Game 3

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 19:30
Welcome to The Numbers. 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 the most nota...

Post Game: Penguins 4, Blue Jackets 3

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 18:50
THE RUNDOWN If there's ever a book written about this series, it should be titled "the curse of the two-goal lead." Whether it's something in the air or something about the comfortability of a cushion, both the Blue Jackets and Penguins have m...

Foligno in, Tyutin out for Game 3 tonight

Mon, 04/21/2014 - 08:25
Todd Richards made it official a short while ago: Nick Foligno is back in the lineup for Game 3 tonight. Foligno has been out with a lower body injury since Apr. 3 and the Blue Jackets have missed him. He's one of their most versatile players ...

#BattleOn Playoff Preview: Game 3

Sun, 04/20/2014 - 14:00
SECOND PERIOD ANALYSIS: The Penguins finally solved Bobrovsky with 1.8 seconds left in the second period, making it a 2-1 game entering the third period and they needed a huge middle frame to get back in it. Pittsburgh has had its share of chances...

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...