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BLUE JACKETS RUMORS & GOSSIP

CBJ's Boone Jenner out 5 weeks with broken hand

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) Columbus Blue Jackets forward Boone Jenner is expected to be sidelined approximately five weeks with a broken left hand. General manager Jarmo Kekalainen (YAHR'-moh kehk-uh-LYN'-uhn) said Jenner underwent successful surgery on Wednesday. Jenner, who had 16 goals and 33 assists as a rookie a year ago, was struck by a puck during practice on Sunday. He...
Via AP on Fox
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Johansen, Blue Jackets 'very civil' as talks resume

The Columbus Blue Jackets resumed negotiations with restricted free agent center Ryan Johansen on Monday and they were "very polite, well mannered," Blue Jackets president of hockey operations John Davidson said Tuesday after the NHL Board of Governors meeting. Davidson said negotiations were expected to resume Tuesday between the Blue Jackets and Johansen's agent...
Via Pro Sports Daily
1 day ago  |  Discuss

John Davidson Updates The Ryan Johansen Contract Talks

from Dan Rosen of NHL.com, The Columbus Blue Jackets resumed negotiations with restricted free agent center Ryan Johansen on Monday and they were "very polite, well mannered," Blue Jackets president of hockey operations John Davidson said Tuesday after the NHL Board of Governors meeting. Davidson said negotiations were expected to resume Tuesday between the Blue...
Via Kukla's Korner
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Blue Jackets News: Surprisingly, Jenner's injury restarts negotiations with Johansen

I mean, what with the season starting next week and Nathan Horton's injured back..why would Columbus re-engage with Ryan Johansen?#486322061 / gettyimages.comYesterday, Aaron Portzline of the Columbus Dispatch reported that Boone Jenner had broken his left hand, and will miss significant time because, "the break is below his middle finger, likely the capitate, which can...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
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Columbus Blue Jackets season preview

Look out hockey fans; the NHL regular season is coming up right around the corner, and there’s one team in the Eastern Conference that can’t wait. After an inspiring 2013-14 showing, the Columbus Blue Jackets and their fans (the 5th line) are ready to make some noise. The Jackets made it to the postseason for only the second time in their 13-year history and for the first time...
Via isportsweb.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Curtis McElhinney Makes 36 Saves En Route To Shutout Win Against Predators

The Columbus Blue Jackets improved their preseason record to 5-1 with a win in Nashville on Monday night. James Wisniewski led the Jackets to a 3-0 victory with a goal and an assist at Bridgestone Arena against the Predators. The Preds had a heavy shot advantage, but Curtis McElhinney stood tall between the pipes saving all 36 shots he faced. McElhinney, 31, has been sharp for...
Via NESN.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Boone Jenner out with a broken hand

Man, it seems like the Columbus Blue Jackets just can’t catch a break. First, there’s the ugly contract negotiations with potential franchise center Ryan Johansen that has team president John Davidson ready to fight Johansen’s agent the next time the two are in the same room. Then there was the news that last year’s big […] The post Boone Jenner out with a broken hand appeared...
Via Two Pad Stack
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Two Injuries And An Unsigned RFA Leave The Columbus Blue Jackets Without A #1 Line

from Aaron Portzline of the Columbus Dispatch, The hits keep on coming for the Blue Jackets, and the real games haven’t started yet. Left wing Boone Jenner is expected to miss significant time because of a broken left hand, an injury suffered when he was struck by a puck on Sunday during practice. Jenner will have more tests this week to determine the severity of the...
Via Kukla's Korner
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Jackets assign four players to AHL affiliate in Springfield

The Blue Jackets training camp roster now stands at 32 after four players were assigned to the team's AHL affiliate in Springfield. Forwards Josh Anderson, Sean Collins, and Ryan Craig will join the Falcons team along with defenseman Jaime Sifers. Collins and Craig, who both played in Springfield last season, will need to clear waivers before re-joining the team. Craig served...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
2 days ago  |  Discuss

30 in 15: Columbus Blue Jackets season preview

via Along The Boards In this edition of our 30-in-15 series, we’re previewing the upcoming season for the Columbus Blue Jackets. In Along the Boards’ preseason power rankings, the staff ranked the Blue Jackets 14th in the NHL heading into 2014-15. We’re rolling out our season previews two at a time through Oct. 4, when we reveal our pick for the 2015 Stanley Cup champions...
Via GruntPunch.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

2PS Top Prospects: Columbus Blue Jackets

We here at 2PS are looking at the top five prospects in each system. Then we had a thought: everyone and their mother likely has a list up on their blog, so why not do a different take on it? Instead of a straight top five, we’ll take a look at the top forward, top […] The post 2PS Top Prospects: Columbus Blue Jackets appeared first on Two Pad Stack.
Via Two Pad Stack
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Third round of cuts leaves Jackets roster at 36 players

The Blue Jackets have announced their third round of roster cuts, leaving their training camp roster at 36 players. The six players leaving Columbus are forwards TJ Tynan, Oliver Bjorkstrand, and Mike Hoeffel as well as defensemen Austin Madaisky, Will Weber, and Brett Ponich. Bjorkstrand will be returning to the WHL's Portland Winterhawks. Last year Bjorkstrand was second in...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Preseason 2014 Game #5: Pittsburgh Penguins

Once again we decided to do a quick scouting recap. Enjoy! Forwards: Matt Calvert: Played his normal spark plug role, saw time on the PK and PP. Brandon Dubinsky: Only took one shift in the third. Assume that he was taken off for precautionary reasons with game getting slightly chippy. Simon Hjalmarsson: Invisible on the ice. Never stood out as doing anything good or bad. Just there...
Via BS Hockey
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Blue Jackets News: Ryan Johansen's Contract Talks Still Frozen

We are more than a week into training camp and the Columbus Blue Jackets and Ryan Johansen still haven't come to terms on a new contract.#486922053 / gettyimages.comArron Portzline of the Columbus Dispatch has reported that the two sides still aren't even speaking,No talks b/w #CBJ and Ryan Johansen is over a week. Still believed to be $1.7 million apart per yr on 2-yr deal...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
4 days ago  |  Discuss

2014-15 Columbus Blue Jackets Preview: Expectations High After 2013-14 Playoff Appearance

The Columbus Blue Jackets made the playoffs for the second time in franchise history last season and took the Metropolitan Division champion Pittsburgh Penguins to six games before being eliminated in Round 1. It was a season of growth and experience for a young Blue Jackets team full of talented young players at each position. With the division wide open and several of the Blue...
Via NESN.com
6 days ago  |  Discuss
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