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Favorite Blue Jacket Tournament, Game 39

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An All-Star battle

Columbus Blue Jackets v New York Islanders Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images

Reminder: You can click the link at the top of the page to view the previous match-ups, and vote on the third round match-ups. The final second round match-ups close at noon today. It’s a very close battle between Werenski and Jones!

Can Cam stop the Bob train?

Round 3, Game 39: Cam Atkinson vs. Sergei Bobrovsky

Atkinson (defeated Brandon Dubinsky, 115-78): There’s no shortage of great goals from Cam, so I’ll go with the most recent one. This is Cam scoring mere seconds into the start of Game 3 of the 2017 playoff series against Pittsburgh:

Bobrovsky (defeated Jack Johnson, 185-8. Yikes. Sorry, JJ): I’m going with a personal favorite here. You can just barely see me here, as the white hat about 5 rows above the Verizon ad. The Jackets needed a win in the final game to have a chance of making the playoffs. A key sequence in the win was Bob standing on his head to stop this flurry. The Jackets missed the playoffs on a standings tiebreaker, but this kind of play earned Bob his first Vezina Trophy.

Debate your choices in the comments, and cast your vote below:

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Favorite Blue Jacket, Game 39

This poll is closed

  • 21%
    Cam Atkinson
    (34 votes)
  • 78%
    Sergei Bobrovsky
    (121 votes)
155 votes total Vote Now