The Blue Jackets brought their stars out on display vs. Nashville, in a final rehearsal for the Big Show.
The Jackets ice almost all of their starting lineup. Please keep them healthy!
The Jackets finish the exhibition schedule with a back-to-back, and it looks like tonight's lineup is gonna be all about the kids.
The new-look top line again looks scary-good, as visions of #allthagoalz dance in my head.
A strong group of young forwards could be the highlight of what appears to be a very competitive version of the Blue Jackets' AHL affiliate this season.
As we do every preseason, the writers here at The Cannon offer up our predictions of how the standings will shake out this upcoming season - and who we think will take home the 'Cup!
The Jackets head south with a good chunk of their opening night lineup as they look to continue their offensive output from Saturday.
This game had the feel of a regular season game, which bodes well for future matchups between these two Metro Division squads.
There are plenty of story lines as the Blue Jackets visit the Penguins in a matinee aired on NHL Network.
The Jackets lose an ugly game at home, thanks in part to undisciplined play. Good thing this one doesn't count.
Answer: Still in Minnesota.
On a split squad evening, the Blue Jackets handed the St. Louis Blues a 3 -1 defeat at Nationwide, while St. Louis returned the favor in Missouri, posting a 5-2 win.
The Jackets go to St. Louis, and the Blues go to Columbus. Wait. Yeah, that's it.
The Jackets have talent and depth up front. Who starts on the 4th line? Can any of the young guys grab a roster spot?
Columbus brings one of the top goalies in the NHL to the ice, behind a defensive unit that has been much maligned and questioned. Can good health and some timely moves cure the sins of the past?
Three defensemen, all probably headed north to Cleveland to start the season in the AHL
With few spots available, the battles could be fierce. We'll track the cuts as the coaching staff builds the opening night roster.
An intelligent, skilled defenseman with a history of overcoming adversity, Michael Paliotta has his sights squarely set on a roster spot as he heads into camp
The Jackets added a few new faces this summer, let's learn a bit more about them.
The Jackets are looking to defend their title in the annual prospect tournament in Traverse City, Michigan
The Jackets added a few new faces this summer. Let's learn a bit more about two of them.
David Savard has been locked up for five more seasons.
The Blue Jackets don't have a lot of room for new blood on the defense, but there's a lot of players coming in who hope to force their way into the show.
Expectations for Columbus are sky high for this season. How will we know if those expectations have been met?
The Jackets added a few new faces this summer, let's learn a bit more about Brandon Saad. As if you didn't already know!
The Blue Jackets don't have many open holes on the roster - but that just means the guys coming into camp are going to fight that much harder in an attempt to break into the NHL.
The Jackets are sending another strong team to Traverse City
With training camp on the horizon, let's look back at the key events of the offseason.
#CBJ GM @jkekalainen said of assistant coach Brad Larsen, whose contract runs out at the end of June: "We hope that he will continue with us."— Steve Gorten (@sgorten) May 16, 2018
#CBJ GM @jkekalainen said of assistant coach Brad Larsen, whose contract runs out at the end of June: "We hope that he will continue with us."