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The Cannon Cast Episode 7: Blue Jackets-Lightning Preview Edition

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It’s time for the PLAYOFFS

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The playoffs are here, so it’s time for a preview episode from the The Cannon Cast, the Columbus Blue Jackets podcast from The Cannon! The Blue Jackets will take on the high-flying Tampa Bay Lightning, in a matchup most view as bug vs. windshield. We have some thoughts about that.

In this episode, we talk about:

  • Can we be optimistic?
  • What should we be optimistic about?
  • Is mental toughness enough against this Lightning team?
  • What will the CBJ have to do to win?
  • How much to we love Alexandre Texier?
  • Does Brandon Dubinsky deserve a spot in this lineup?
  • How much of a success was this season?
  • What are our predictions? a lot more.

Our theme music is the song “Green Eyes,” by Angela Perley and the Howlin’ Moons off of their album “Homemade Vision.” They’re a Columbus band who recently announced their upcoming album will be called 4:30, so go check them out at

We’ve joined the SB Nation platform! We’re very excited and thanks to everyone at the mothership for getting us set up. We’re not on Soundcloud anymore (sorry), but we’re still on iTunes and Google Play, so check us out on iTunes here or search “The Cannon Cast” on Apple Podcasts. Leave us a review and a rating! We welcome your thoughts and feedback in the comments, and let us know if you have questions you want us to answer. You can listen to this week’s below or download using the “Share” button in the embedded player.