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2022 CBJ Top 25 Under 25

CBJ Top 25 Under 25: Kent Johnson is the most skilled prospect in franchise history

The Columbus Blue Jackets don’t have a storied history of top prospects, but the young man from Port Moody is just that.

CBJ Top 25 Under 25: Adam Boqvist was plagued by injuries last season, but will have a chance to make his mark this season

A defenseman frequently getting injured while wearing the #27? Let’s hope this one turns out differently.

CBJ Top 25 Under 25: David Jiricek will bolster the top defensive pairing for the next decade

The sixth overall pick in 2022 immediately landed in the top five.

CBJ Top 25 Under 25: Can Kirill Marchenko live up to expectations?

There’s been a lot of hype around the arrival of the Russian and the time for him to prove himself is now.

2022 CBJ Top 25 Under 25: Alexandre Texier, interrupted

The French forward will be absent from the 2022-23 season

CBJ Top 25 Under 25: Yegor Chinakhov showed flashes of scoring potential

Let’s got some more good goals next year, yes?

CBJ Top 25 Under 25: Is Daniil Tarasov the goalie of the future?

The big Russian will continue to develop with the Cleveland Monsters while we wait to find out.

Denton Mateychuk is a high-end prospect with playmaking ability, but must develop as a defenseman

Mateychuk is supremely gifted as a playmaker, but needs to round out the rest of his game.

CBJ Top 25 Under 25: Andrew Peeke is developing into a legitimate physical, stay-at-home defenseman

Peeke solidified his place in the lineup last season, but needs to improve upon his performance

CBJ Top 25 Under 25: Nick Blankenburg made the most of his opportunity

The diminutive defenseman dominated

CBJ Top 25 Under 25 - Corson Ceulemans could be the next Seth Jones

His defense needs to improve, but the young defenseman has the skill to play big minutes in the NHL.

CBJ Top 25 Under 25: The Unbearable Lightness of Jake Bean

Does the defenseman fit in the team’s long term plans?

CBJ Top 25 Under 25: Emil Bemstrom can still become an NHL regular

Will 2022-23 be the season the Swede breaks through?

CBJ Top 25 Under 25: Luca Del Bel Belluz is a shooter with great hands, but will he develop into the center the Columbus Blue Jackets so desperately need?

Del Bel Belluz has the hands and distribution skills, but his skating is a concern. Can he develop into the center the franchise so badly needs him to be?

2022 CBJ Top 25 Under 25: Dmitri Voronkov is a gritty, powerful center

Voronkov will play out his KHL contract this year before heading to North America

2022 CBJ Top 25 Under 25 - Where does Liam Foudy go from here?

From bubble brilliance to wounded woe

2022 CBJ Top 25 Under 25: Trey Fix-Wolansky made a great but brief first impression


2022 CBJ Top 25 Under 25: Is Samuel Knazko ready to take the next step?

The Slovak could bolster the Cleveland blue line

2022 CBJ Top 25 Under 25: Jake Christiansen is Cleveland’s number one defenseman

The AHL All-Star is coming off a breakout season in Cleveland.

2022 CBJ Top 25 Under 25: Stanislav Svozil is a smooth skating, body-on-body defenseman on the rise

Svozil may be on the smaller side, but he uses his body well and skates with a purpose.

2022 CBJ Top 25 Under 25: Jordan Dumais is a diminutive, but highly skilled and intelligent forward

Dumais plays with a chip on his shoulder big enough to make up for his lack of size

2022 CBJ Top 25 Under 25: Kirill Dolzhenkov has the size, but does he have the skill?

The massive Russian comes in at the 24 spot

2022 CBJ Top 25 Under 25: Mikael Pyyhtiä is a playoff hero

The Finnish forward earned his first NHL contract

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