Fox Sports Ohio "A year ago, Ryan Murray was facing shoulder surgery and months of rehab. His season was cut short when he injured the shoulder after only 23 games in his final year with the Everett Silvertips of the Western Hockey League, and his immediate future was uncertain. Now the Columbus Blue Jackets..." December 07
The Cannon "As this game was preparing to unwind, fans from Minnesota (and other more northern climes) had to be chuckling at the images and descriptions on their televisions. A snowstorm that deposited several inches of snow in central Ohio hindered the attendance at Nationwide Arena. Schools were closed,..." December 07
SB Nation "With the NHL board of governors meeting early next week in California, we'll be hearing a lot about next year's salary cap. According to TSN insider Bob McKenzie, the NHL's salary cap next season could be right back to where it was before the lockout, way up at $70M. This isn't exactly breaking..." December 06
TSN.ca "Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky is expected to miss four-to-five weeks with a groin strain. The reigning Vezina Trophy winner was hurt in the third period of Tuesday night's 1-0 victory over Tampa Bay. Bobrovsky, 25, has appeared in 23 games for the Blue Jackets this..." December 05
NHL.com "The Columbus Blue Jackets have activated forward Derek MacKenzie off Injured Reserve, club General Manager Jarmo Kekalainen announced today. MacKenzie has missed the past five games with a strained back suffered in a game at Vancouver on November 22. MacKenzie, 32, has recorded 2-1-3 and nine..." December 05
Pro Hockey Talk "Columbus will have the Mac show in goal for the next little while. On Wednesday, the club recalled goalie Mike McKenna from AHL Springfield to replace injured starter Sergei Bobrovsky, who suffered a lower-body ailment during last night’s 1-0 win over Tampa Bay. McKenna will serve as the..." December 04
Serge Bobrovsky left the Blue Jackets game with a lower body injury. Doesn't look good.
Columbus Dispatch "When Nick Foligno’s second-period, between-the-legs goal was replayed on the huge scoreboard — its full glory was hard for many to fully appreciate at live speed — a gasp emanated from the seats of half-filled Nationwide Arena. During the Blue Jackets’ 1-0 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning last..." December 04
NHL.com "The Columbus Blue Jackets have activated center Brandon Dubinsky off Injured Reserve, club General Manager Jarmo Kekalainen announced today. After missing six games due to a foot injury suffered at Edmonton on November 19, he is expected to return to action when Columbus hosts Tampa Bay on Tuesday..." December 02
CSN New England "The Bruins had every reason to potentially look past the lowly Columbus Blue Jackets at the end of a long week of hockey. But they did no such thing while dominating Columbus en route to a 3-1 victory at TD Garden that pushes them to 9-0-2 in their last 11 games at TD Garden. They haven’t lost..." December 01
NHL.com "The Columbus Blue Jackets were eager to avenge a 7-0 loss at the Edmonton Oilers 11 days ago that they almost forgot that finishing the game is the first priority. After racing out to a four-goal lead through two periods, the Blue Jackets allowed two goals in the final 10 minutes but were able to..." November 30
Buffalo News "The Buffalo Sabres caught Corey Tropp’s eye during the 2007 playoffs. Little did he know, he was in their sights, too. “I remember in ’07, my actual draft year, watching the Sabres and how cool it looked in Buffalo,” Tropp said to The News by phone Thursday. “Then, a month later, I was getting..." November 29
Columbus claims C.Tropp off Waivers from Buffalo
Sportsnet.ca "The number of former NHL players involved a class-action concussion lawsuit against the league is growing at a rapid rate. Within 48 hours of the suit being filed in a Washington federal court, the original group of 10 plaintiffs had inflated to more than 200, according to one of the lawyers..." November 28
Tennessean "It felt like the good old times for the Predators on Wednesday night at Nationwide Arena. One year after they lost the season series to Columbus for just the second time in franchise history, the Predators once again turned the Blue Jackets into their punching bag in a 4-0 win. The victory..." November 28
Tennessean "After years of squaring off with the Blue Jackets multiple times per season as a divisional rival, the Predators are making their lone trip of the season to Columbus. Nashville will visit its old Central Division foe that now resides in the Eastern Conference today (6 p.m., Fox TN,..." November 27
#CBJ have placed Jared Boll on IR retroactive to Nov. 22 (Vancouver). Sean Collins recalled from Springfield, likely to play tomorrow.
Sportsnet.ca "Starting next season, Rogers Communications will be the National Hockey League’s exclusive broadcast and multimedia partner in Canada. As part of the $5.2 billion, 12-year agreement, Rogers obtains the national rights on all platforms to every NHL game through the 2025-26 campaign—including all..." November 26
Columbus Dispatch "The longest trip of the Blue Jackets’ season — eight days, five games and 6,705 air miles if you believe Google — came to a stunning conclusion last night in the epicenter of the hockey universe. Like any good roller coaster, the youngsters (Blue Jackets players) were nothing short of ecstatic,..." November 26
Associated Press "Ten former National Hockey League players are claiming in a class-action lawsuit that the league hasn't done enough to protect players from concussions. The lawsuit, filed Monday in federal court in Washington, seeks damages to be determined at trial. The players are also seeking court-approved..." November 25
NHL.com "The Columbus Blue Jackets have placed forward Brandon Dubinsky on Injured Reserve retroactive to November 19, club General Manager Jarmo Kekalainen announced today. Dubinsky has missed the last two games with a lower body injury. Dubinsky, 27, has tallied 5-10-15, 40 penalty minutes and a +1..." November 25
#CBJ C Derek MacKenzie out tonight.
Vancouver Province "When it rains, it pours in Vancouver. At least it does when Sergei Bobrovsky is in net. Eating sand for two weeks, the Canucks went to the well on the Columbus Blue Jackets’ goalie. What an oasis. The Canucks drank under a waterfall of goals, cruising to a 6-2 slump-bumping win. The..." November 23
Fox Sports Ohio "The inconsistent play of the Blue Jackets this season, seven months removed from a 19-5-5 run to close out the 2013 NHL season, is perplexing to many. With largely the same group of players, there seems to be a "disconnect" in trying to string together multiple games playing "Blue Jacket..." November 22
Columbus Dispatch "Center Ryan Johansen said he knew tonight would be different by the quiet focus in the dressing room before the Blue Jackets played the Calgary Flames. Coach Todd Richards got his first hint on the Jackets' first shift of the game by the way Johansen was skating. "First shift," Richards said...." November 21
CBSSports.com "The Columbus Blue Jackets didn't mince words following a 7-0 loss to the Edmonton Oilers Tuesday night. Like, at all. "That was a shit show. An absolute shit game," defensman Jack Johnson said afterwards. "The only good thing right now is we get a chance to play tomorrow." Left winger Nick..." November 20
From #CBJ coach Todd Richards: Brandon Dubinsky will not play tonight, Jack Skille is in the lineup. Sergei Bobrovsky starts in goal.
Edmonton Sun "You know it’s been a rough year when then highlight of the season is a Tuesday nighter against Columbus. But long-suffering Edmonton Oilers fans, who’ve been begging for something to get excited about, didn’t give a damn about the who and when of a shocking, and shockingly good, 7-0..." November 20
Edmonton Sun "Ryan Murray could have easily been a member of the Edmonton Oilers. In fact, if consensus among the Oilers scouting staff had their way, the talented defenceman would be in his first season with the club, having suffered a shoulder injury last year. Yet ownership overruled the scouts and the..." November 19
NHLPA.com "Adrian Aucoin, a respected defenceman known for his leadership and consistency throughout his career, announced his retirement from the National Hockey League (NHL) today after 17 NHL seasons. In a professional career that spanned two full decades, Aucoin, 40, appeared in a total of 1,108 NHL..." November 19
CBSSports.com "The Columbus Blue Jackets had raised expectations coming into this season in part because of their big offseason signing of former Bruins forward Nathan Horton . Only problem is his debut with the team is still pending due to shoulder surgery in the offseason to fix an issue lingering from his..." November 19
Columbus Dispatch "Shoot the puck. Put it on frame. Score a goal, or three. Simple, right? Right. So it was for a suddenly potent Blue Jackets power play yesterday at the Canadian Tire Centre, where the Blue Jackets scored three times with the man advantage in a 4-1 victory over the Ottawa Senators. The three..." November 18
Montreal Gazette "David Desharnais scored the winning goal in the shootout as the Canadiens defeated the Columbus Blue Jackets 3-2 Friday night at Nationwide Arena. Peter Budaj stopped the three shooters he faced to win the battle of the backup goaltenders. Curtis McElhinney was the busier of the two prior to the..." November 16
Boston Herald "The game seemed to be slipping away from the Bruins. They had been thoroughly outplayed in the third period by the Columbus Blue Jackets, who then continued their strong play in the overtime. But after Chad Johnson kept the B’s in it, Milan Lucic won it in overtime on a great individual..." November 15
CBSSports.com "When the Columbus Blue Jackets acquired Marian Gaborik before the trade deadline last season, it was an exciting time in central Ohio. Not only did it signify the Blue Jackets as actually being a buyer but it gave them a scoring threat they hadn't had since they Rick Nash was granted his trade..." November 14
New York Daily News "A Brooklyn federal judge on Wednesday unsealed a 10-count grand jury indictment of a self-described "lifestyle coach" and a convicted cocaine dealer who authorities believe ripped off upwards of $15 million from a dozen or more current and former National Hockey League players and several Long..." November 14
NHL.com "Ken Holland has long been one of the leading proponents of extending overtime to decide more games before the shootout, and the Detroit Red Wings general manager said Tuesday he thinks the support for such an action is growing among his peers. Overtime was one of the popular subjects at the..." November 13
Washington Post "Coming off two tough losses on the road, games in which they let opportunities to gain control of a contest or assert themselves slip away, the Washington Capitals were determined not to experience a similar fate Tuesday night at Verizon Center. So when, in the span of 5 minutes 23 seconds,..." November 13
Despite chatter, interest from Prospal camp, see no chance #CBJ try to sign him. Plan is to get healthy, let young players figure it out.
The Cannon "It was Military Appreciation Night at Nationwide Arena on Saturday, with members of the armed services receiving well-earned recognition. In the spirt of the evening, the Blue Jackets took no prisoners and squelched a five-game skid. Losing streaks are agonizing for all concerned -- fans,..." November 10
New York Post "Here were the Rangers with a one-goal lead in the third period and there were the Rangers stuck in their own zone for essentially the entire 20 minutes. But though the Blueshirts bent they never broke and though there were scrambles aplenty in front of the net, the goaltender was simply..." November 08
#CBJ LW Nick Foligno will play.
Pro Hockey Talk "The Blue Jackets needed some good news and on Wednesday, they got some. Nathan Horton, the club’s prized $37 million free agent signing, skated today for the first time since undergoing major shoulder surgery this summer and, what’s more, his latest MRI revealed the shoulder is rehabbing..." November 07
Pro Hockey Talk "The Columbus Blue Jackets haven’t earned a point in 12 days. Losers of four straight in regulation — their last win came on Oct. 25 against Toronto — the Blue Jackets were visibly frustrated following Tuesday’s 4-1 home defeat to Ottawa, none more so than head coach Todd Richards. “We all..." November 06
Columbus Dispatch "Blue Jackets defenseman Fedor Tyutin said he "could have chosen his words a little better" when he spoke to a Russian reporter on Monday in defense of his friend, Colorado Avalanche goaltender Semyon Varlamov. Varlamov faces second-degree kidnapping (a felony) and third-degree assault..." November 06
Ottawa Sun "Relax Craig Anderson. The Senators goaltending, as expected, is in good hands. Robin Lehner’s first victory of the season rescued the Senators from falling further behind the pack of Eastern Conference leaders Tuesday night at Nationwide Arena. With Anderson back in Ottawa recovering from a..." November 06
No Nick Foligno tonight...family issues