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Saad "couldn't be more excited" to sign, officially join Jackets

Fri, 07/03/2015 - 14:30
Enjoy your holiday weekend, Blue Jackets fans. On the eve of our nation’s 239th birthday, Jarmo Kekalainen locked up another core piece of his team, signing newly acquired forward Brandon Saad to a new six-year contract reportedly worth $36 mil...

Blue Jackets sign left wing Brandon Saad to six-year contract extension

Fri, 07/03/2015 - 11:30
COLUMBUS, OHIO - The Columbus Blue Jackets have signed left wing Brandon Saad to a six-year contract through the 2020-21 National Hockey League season, club General Manager Jarmo Kekalainen announced today. As is club policy, terms were not discl...

Blue Jackets sign defenseman John Ramage to one-year, two-way contract

Fri, 07/03/2015 - 10:00
COLUMBUS, OHIO --- The Columbus Blue Jackets have signed defenseman John Ramage to a one-year, two-way NHL/AHL contract for the 2015-16 season, club General Manager Jarmo Kekalainen announced today. As is club policy, terms were not disclosed. ...

Development Camp Notebook: 4-on-4 Tournament

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 16:00
The final day of Blue Jackets development camp can only mean one thing: the 4-on-4 tournament in the OhioHealth Ice Haus. And much like last year, this year’s edition did not disappoint. There was a twist, too: the three teams were coached...

Development Camp: 4-on-4 Tournament Rosters

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 09:10
Today, the Blue Jackets announced rosters for the annual 4-on-4 Tournament at development camp. This year, we'll have a trio of celebrity coaches leading the teams: Blue Jackets players Dalton Prout, Boone Jenner and David Clarkson. Here are th...

Blue Jackets sign forward Brett Gallant to two-year, two-way contract

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 08:40
COLUMBUS, OHIO - The Columbus Blue Jackets have signed left wing Brett Gallant to a two-year, two-way contract (NHL/AHL), club General Manager Jarmo Kekalainen announced today. As is club policy, terms were not disclosed. Gallant, 26, has regi...

Blue Jackets sign defenseman Jaime Sifers to two-year, two-way contract

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 08:30
COLUMBUS, OHIO --- The Columbus Blue Jackets have signed defenseman Jaime Sifers to a two-year, two-way NHL/AHL contract, club General Manager Jarmo Kekalainen announced today. As is club policy, terms were not disclosed. Sifers, 32, has col...

Blue Jackets sign defenseman Andrew Bodnarchuk to one-year, two-way contract

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 07:30
COLUMBUS, OHIO - The Columbus Blue Jackets have signed defenseman Andrew Bodnarchuk to a one-year, two-way contract (NHL/AHL), club General Manager Jarmo Kekalainen announced today. As is club policy, terms were not disclosed. Bodnarchuk, who ...

Paliotta's whirlwind day lands in a spot of great opportunity

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 02:00
Tuesday was, at the start, a fairly normal day in the life of Mike Paliotta. He woke up, got on the ice for a bit and after his workout, returned to see two missed calls and a text message from Blackhawks GM Stan Bowman. “I figured somethin...

Blue Jackets sign center Gregory Campbell to two-year contract

Wed, 07/01/2015 - 15:15
COLUMBUS, OHIO - The Columbus Blue Jackets have signed center Gregory Campbell to a two-year contract, club General Manager Jarmo Kekalainen announced today. As is club policy, terms were not disclosed. Campbell, 31, has registered 68 goals an...

Q&A with Brandon Saad

Wed, 07/01/2015 - 10:00
Newly-acquired Blue Jackets forward Brandon Saad conducted a Q&A earlier today. The Blue Jackets apologize for the technical difficulties on today's media conference call. What was your reaction to the trade when it happened and what are you lo...

What They're Saying: Brandon Saad

Wed, 07/01/2015 - 06:30

Depth allowed Blue Jackets to pull off trade for Saad

Wed, 07/01/2015 - 06:00
COLUMBUS -- The Columbus Blue Jackets have been stockpiling draft choices and prospects for years now to allow them to pull off a trade like they did Tuesday, when they sent four players and a future pick to the Chicago Blackhawks for left wing Br...

By The Numbers: Saad to Columbus

Tue, 06/30/2015 - 18:00
Late this afternoon, the Blue Jackets acquired forward Brandon Saad from the Chicago Blackhawks. The left winger was a huge part of the Blackhawks' recent playoff run that resulted in a Stanley Cup win (the team’s third championship in six years)....

Blue Jackets acquire forward Brandon Saad from the Chicago Blackhawks

Tue, 06/30/2015 - 14:15
COLUMBUS, OHIO - The Columbus Blue Jackets have acquired left wing Brandon Saad, defenseman Michael Paliotta and center Alex Broadhurst from the Chicago Blackhawks in exchange for forwards Artem Anisimov, Marko Dano, Jeremy Morin, Corey Tropp and ...

Development Camp notebook: Day 2

Tue, 06/30/2015 - 11:00
Day 2 of Blue Jackets development camp featured a lot of what we saw on Monday: skating exercises, skills drills and yes, more skating. It’s obviously a heavy emphasis for the week, with the team hiring a skating instructor work with the prospe...

Social Story: #CBJ Development Camp (Day 2)

Tue, 06/30/2015 - 10:35

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Top 10 defensemen available via free agency

Tue, 06/30/2015 - 05:00
Potential unrestricted free agents can begin negotiating terms of contracts with teams on Thursday. They can't sign a contract until noon ET on July 1, when the free agent market opens. NHL.com is examining the top potential UFAs at each position....

Kolesar 'thankful' for opportunity with Blue Jackets

Tue, 06/30/2015 - 02:00
Since being drafted by the Blue Jackets last weekend, Keegan Kolesar has had a thrilling, yet hectic few days filled with lots of emotions -- and plenty of travel. But, despite the chaos, he said it feels great to be in Columbus, Ohio, at Blue...

Development Camp notebook: Day 1

Mon, 06/29/2015 - 12:00
One step inside the rink at the OhioHealth Ice Haus provided ample indication: it was hockey time once again in Columbus. Yes, it’s development camp week, but there is palpable anticipation for this group of kids (both the newcomers and the ret...