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Blue Jackets Make Bold Move to Acquire Brandon Saad

Columbus Blue Jackets General Manager stated that improving his blueline was tantamount, given his glut of forwards and, in particular, at the center position during the off-season – trades and via the Free Age...
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The Blue Jackets Find Hope Through Adversity

To say that the Columbus Blue Jackets have experienced a hardscrabble season of adversity, particularly with injuries is to be kind.  They are the runaway winner of the not-so-dubious distinction of ‘Man Games ...
Left Wing Matt Calvert (#11) of the Columbus Blue Jackets raises his arms to celebrate his goal

Despite The Odds, Blue Jackets Continue to Battle

For those of us stats nerds – I’m a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), something I utilize for my ‘day job’ – there is a valuable resource to determine each National Hockey League (NHL) teams mathematical chanc...
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Blue Jackets 2015 Trade Deadline Primer

The Columbus Blue Jackets are in a precarious position: they are mathematically still in contention for the Stanley Cup playoffs although the odds to do so, with each loss, dwindle as was the case, last night i...
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Caps Gaining Steam Under Trotz

The Washington Capitals, one of the National Hockey League’s (NHL’s) greatest anomalies over the past several seasons, a team with hockey’s most lethal sniper in Alexander Ovechkin, one of the NHL’s top pivots/...