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 ...

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...

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...

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/...

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 is a ...