Members of the Columbus Blue Jackets congratulate each other after scoring against the Philadelphia Flyers

Expectations Abound for the Columbus Blue Jackets

In their 15-year history, the Columbus Blue Jackets have made the playoffs twice, during the 2008-09 season where they exorcised the demons of sub-mediocrity and qualified for the Stanley Cup playoffs under the...
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Metropolitan Division Predictions – 2015-16

A new regular season is almost upon us for the 2015-15 National Hockey League (NHL) season and I offer I offer my predictions for the regular season finish for the NHL’s Metropolitan Division of the Eastern Con...
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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...