Tampa Bay’s defensive depth and star-power is every bit as good as you would expect. So how in the world does Columbus fare, you wonder?
For a team with a lot on their plate, the answer of where to go? Start simple, build up the foundation through the draft.
Jarmo has a grocery list long of potential coaching candidates to sort through.
Don’t sweat the small stuff, just have fun with the rest of the hockey season.
That and more of the week’s links
Has your opinion changed?
Before Seth Jones’ injury, my thought was the Blue Jackets have no excuses not to be a playoff team. And now they’ll look to continue on in overcoming latest adversity-fueled setback.
The inaugural CBJHAC was a huge success
We’re in the middle of the bye week, so while the numbers stand still for a little while, let’s see who stands where as the second-half gets going this weekend.
It’s like clockwork. Naysayers (like me sometimes) throw dirt on Blue Jackets, Jackets remind us the season is a marathon.
Werenski leads all defensemen in the NHL in goals scored, yet will not be in St. Louis. Long story short, Werenski got snubbed.
The bizarro Blue Jackets season has hit a high amid more injury lows.
Things seem bleak. Then you look at the numbers and either get depressed or try to look at the bright side.
Saturday night’s third period aside, the Blue Jackets have largely played well in what is supposed to be a transition year.
Ahh yes. It’s September, the Blue Jackets are coming together for training camp, and Tortorella has already dropped a few F-bombs. Hockey is back.
I rattle off the five things I’m looking to find out as the Blue Jackets get the new season underway.
Once the formidable strength of the depth chart, the Blue Jackets are eager to see who sticks out in the crease this season.
Last week I proposed a trade for Golden Knights RFA Nikita Gusev. I read your comments and attempt (probably not) to address your concerns. Kind of. I really just back up my claims.
With free agency opening up July 1, we preview a few defenseman who are set to be available, and maybe the Blue Jackets could have interest.