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...
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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...
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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...
Vladimir Tarasenko of the St. Louis Blues shoots on teammate Brian Elliot during the Honda NHL Breakaway Challenge.

NHL’s Best Converges on Columbus

The National Hockey League (NHL) convenes for their annual All-Star Game and weekend and, this season the gala is being held at Nationwide Arena, home of the NHL’s Columbus Blue Jackets.  The annual event...
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The New Jersey Devils are in Desperation Mode

It is often said that professional sports are, at times, a copycat endeavor.  If there is a new way of doing something and it’s followed by success, other organizations try to copy it until eventually it is...
Right Wing Wayne Simmonds (#17) of the Philadelphia Flyers scores on Goalie Sergei Bobrovsky (#72) of the Columbus Blue Jackets

Blue Jackets Decide to ‘Go For It’

The Columbus Blue Jackets were sitting in a precarious position.  After starting the season at 4-2-0, they went into a tailspin, going 2-13-2, thus appearing to solidly position themselves in the Jack Eichel...
Sergei Bobrovsky (CBJ - 72)  The Columbus Blue Jackets beat the Edmonton Oilers 4-2 Friday, November 30, 2013 at Nationwide Arena in Columbus, OH.  (Inside Hockey - Rachel Lewis)

Blue Jackets: To Trade or Not To Trade?

The Columbus Blue Jackets have been ravaged by injuries, particularly to their key players. The list is long and has severely impacted their prospects of making the playoffs, particularly after a recent,...
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The Cory Schneider Era Begins in New Jersey

A new era begins in New Jersey, this after the New Jersey Devils were led by arguably one of the greatest goalies in history in Martin Brodeur.  Brodeur toiled for 21 seasons for the Devils and for many...