Special Teams The Difference For Tampa Bay Lightning In Loss
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In the third period, it became evident that the Tampa Bay Lightning were being closely watched/defended by the Columbus Blue Jackets. With this lack of space, the best way for the Lightning to hope to score was the two man advantages […]

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Columbus Blue Jackets: Rusty Klesla Holds Special Place in History

The beleaguered Buffalo Sabres and their fans will not be forming a Rostislav Klesla fan club anytime soon. Klesla was traded by the Phoenix Coyotes to the Washington Capitals at the trade deadline. Before Klesla could even schedule a flight […]

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Slaughter

The last thing a team should do when facing the speedy, skilled Chicago Blackhawks is play flatfooted. Unfortunately for citizens of Central Ohio, that is precisely what the Columbus Blue Jackets did. The Blue Jackets’ listless performance coupled with the […]

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Fans of the Columbus Blue Jackets might be upset that Marian Gaborik was sent off to the Los Angeles Kings, but looking at both moves the Blue Jackets made on Wednesday, they actually did pretty well setting themselves up for success. First, […]

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With the NHL trade deadline less than a day away, reports and rumors are coming from every angle. A hot topic in all of this remains the status of Vancouver Canucks forward Ryan Kesler. Despite claiming he’d like to stay […]

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Sergei Bobrovsky

No one should know better than the Columbus Blue Jackets how detrimental a slow start of any kind can be to one’s playoff aspirations. That’s why everyone at all levels of the Columbus franchise were publicly preaching the importance of […]

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Fedor Tyutin

Yesterday’s Team Russia vs. Team Slovenia game featured four Blue Jackets that laced up the skates for the home country. Russia ended up winning the game 5-2, a score that looks more lopsided than the game actually was. Slovenia was […]

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Fedor Tyutin

How do you know when a hockey defenseman is doing his job? When you don’t notice him at all. When a defenseman gets caught flat-footed, yielding a breakaway, you notice. When a defenseman gets spun around and lost in his […]

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Artem Anisimov

People from in and around Columbus are an apple pie, patriotic bunch. This is reflected in their NHL club’s name being a nod to Civil War Union troops and the fact that their team’s colors are essentially a variation of […]

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