Game Thread #2 - Blue Jackets vs. Penguins

The Blue Jackets look to close out 60 minutes of hockey and steal a game on the road.

Jackets Fall Short in Pittsburgh

Columbus showed that it belongs in the Stanley Cup Playoffs, but surrendered two power play goals that made the difference in a 4-3 loss.


Game Thread #1 - Blue Jackets vs. Penguins

Do the Columbus Blue Jackets have what it takes to make a run for the Stanley Cup? It begins tonight.

Penguins / Jackets: Game 1 Preview

Put On Your War Paint

NHL Playoff Predictions!

The Cannon writers got together to offer up their playoff bracket picks.

NHL Playoff Schedule 2014

A look at the overall schedule for the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs

Blue Jackets vs. Penguins: Shutting the Door

Much attention is placed on the Pittsburgh offense -- and deservedly so. But equal attention needs to be placed on the defense and goal tending attributes of the Penguins and Blue Jackets. That analysis suggests the series may be a nail-biter.

Blue Jackets vs. Penguins - Comparing The Offenses

As the Blue Jackets gear up to face the Penguins in the first round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs, we endeavor to compare the two teams as completely as possible. First up? Offense!

The Blue Jackets Roundtable Podcast - PLAYOFFS!

In which Dan is joined by Matt as well as Jim Rixner from Pensburgh to discuss the first round series.


Playoff Experience: The Blue Jackets... Have Some?

The Blue Jackets are a young team. This much is true. The Penguins have more playoff experience, obviously. But, the Jackets aren't as green as it might appear.

Don't count out Columbus

The Pittsburgh Penguins have stronger offensive weapons, but could special teams and goaltending bring the Columbus Blue Jackets a first-round playoff upset?

Blue Jackets vs. Penguins - Series Schedule

A quick look at the full slate of games in round 1.

Now's our chance

The Blue Jackets find themselves with 20/1 odds to win the Eastern Conference and 50/1 odds to win the Stanley Cup in 2014.

Know Thy Enemy

Columbus Blue Jackets

Embrace the Challenge

If you want to be the best, you have to beat the best. That's exactly the opportunity the Blue Jackets have as they take on the Pittsburgh Penguins in the first round of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs on Wednesday night.

Columbus Focused For Game 2

The Blue Jackets look apply more focus and attention to detail in Game 2, while not losing the aggression or energy that brought them tantalizingly close to a Game 1 victory.

Playoff Update - 4/10/14

The Jackets are playoff-bound! With that in mind, we're switching up the format of this series, to focus on seeding.


Glory, Glory, Hallelujah. Glory, Glory, Hallelujah, the Blue Jackets are marching on to the playoffs after a 3-1 victory over the Dallas Stars.

Game Thread #65 - Blue Jackets vs. Stars

Yes, I'm organizing it as Game #65, because it was. Thus, it is.

2014 NHL Draft: Final Central Scouting Rankings

Bookmark this post, folks- it's the final NHL Central Scouting Rankings for the 2014 Draft in June.

Playoff Update - 4/7/14

Two more points for the Jackets inch them closer to a playoff spot... Also, let's go Flames!

Power Play Leads Columbus 4 - 0

The Blue Jackets took a big step toward their playoff goal with a 4-0 victory over the New York Islanders, spurred by special teams play.

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