2021-22 Team Preview – Columbus Blue Jackets

2020-21 Record: 18-26-12 48 points - 8th Place in the Discover Central Division Playoffs: Did Not Qualify Key Losses D - Seth Jones, F - Cam Atkinson, D - Michael Del Zotto, F - Mikhail Grigorenko, Coach - John Tortorella Key Additions D - Adam Boqvist, F - Jakub Voracek, F - Sean Kuraly, D … Continue reading 2021-22 Team Preview – Columbus Blue Jackets

NHL Stars of the Week – Atkinson’s Shorthanded Efforts Earn Honors

Today the National Hockey League announced their Three Stars of the Week for the week of February 8th through 14th. First Stars – Cam Atkinson (RW - CLB) and Dr. Laurie Hommema (OhioHealth) Dr. Hommema is the medical director of provider and associate well-being for OhioHealth, and with her husband Kevin, they developeed the idea … Continue reading NHL Stars of the Week – Atkinson’s Shorthanded Efforts Earn Honors

NHL Daily – Challenges and Close Games

NHL News and Notes from Thursday, February 4th, 2021 News https://twitter.com/reporterchris/status/1357466851391995907?s=20 https://twitter.com/PR_NHL/status/1357425872266022923?s=20 https://twitter.com/PR_NHL/status/1357513541025222657?s=20 Game Recaps Buffalo Sabres v. New York Islanders - 7p ETPostponed Washington Capitals v. New York Rangers - 7p ETIn their lone trip to Madison Square Garden for the month, the Washington Capitals would take on the New York Rangers, but a … Continue reading NHL Daily – Challenges and Close Games

NHL Daily – Laine Debuts and Lots of Close Games

NHL News and Notes from Tuesday, February 2nd, 2021 News Washington Capitals netminder Vitek Vanecek, along with Mary "Dani" Dell'Isola of MedStar Washington Hospital Center ER, has been named the Rookie of the Month for January by the NHL.TXHT Report - NHL Rookie of the Month - Vanecek Owns January https://twitter.com/Capitals/status/1356663500370763776?s=20 The NHL announced the … Continue reading NHL Daily – Laine Debuts and Lots of Close Games

NHL Daily – Sunday Showdowns

NHL News and Notes from Sunday, January 31st, 2021 News The New York Rangers placed troubled defenseman Tony DeAngelo on waivers. DeAngelo got into a physical confrontation with goaltender Alexander Georgiev after Saturday night's overtime loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins. https://twitter.com/FriedgeHNIC/status/1355924462777102341?s=20 https://twitter.com/NYP_Brooksie/status/1355988455550021635?s=20 Game Recaps New Jersey Devils v. Buffalo Sabres - 1p ET In Buffalo … Continue reading NHL Daily – Sunday Showdowns

NHL Daily – Postponements, a Suspension, and a Game

NHL News and Notes from Friday, January 29th, 2021 News The NHL has announced the the Feb. 1st and 3rd games between the Vegas Golden Knights and San Jose Sharks have been postponed due to COVID Protocols. The Knights currently have four players and three coaches in isolation in connection with the League's COVID Protocol. … Continue reading NHL Daily – Postponements, a Suspension, and a Game

NHL Daily – 13 Games of Action

NHL News and Notes from Thursday, January 28th, 2021 News Goaltender Jimmy Howard has announced his retirement from the NHL. Howard spent his entire 14 year career with the Detroit Red Wings organization. Howard would play for the Wings in 11 NHL seasons winning 246 games, third most in franchise history. https://twitter.com/DetroitRedWings/status/1354820265071403010?s=20 The NHL announced … Continue reading NHL Daily – 13 Games of Action

NHL Daily – 13 Games of Non-Stop Action

NHL News and Notes from Tuesday, January 26th, 2021 News The Seattle Kraken announced that John Forslund will be their first TV play-by-play broadcaster for Root Sports-Northwest. https://twitter.com/JohnForslund/status/1354130537296896000?s=20 Game Recaps Pittsburgh Penguins v. Boston Bruins - 7p ET In the first match-up on the season between these two clubs, Boston will strike first  when Brad … Continue reading NHL Daily – 13 Games of Non-Stop Action

NHL Daily – More High Scoring Affairs

NHL News and Notes from Saturday, January 23rd, 2021 News The Columbus Blue Jackets and Winnipeg Jets made a blockbuster trade. The Blue Jackets Acquired: Forward Patrik Laine Forward Jack Roslovic The Jets Acquired: Forward Pierre-Luc Dubois 2022 Third Round Pick As part of the trade, the Jets retained 26% of Laine's salary. https://twitter.com/NHLJets/status/1353012253461794816?s=20 After … Continue reading NHL Daily – More High Scoring Affairs

Blue Jackets ground Bolts 54-2. Tampa splits road trip against Columbus

Just hours before puck drop in the Largest Snall town in America, the Columbus Blue Jackets announced a blockbuster trade bringing in Finnish Super star Patrick Laine from the Winnipeg jets in exchange for Pierre Luc-Dubois . CBJ looked to bounce back after being clearly distracted the previous game. Dubois did not play at all … Continue reading Blue Jackets ground Bolts 54-2. Tampa splits road trip against Columbus