Busy Day Before Blue Jackets/Bolts

There’s been enough news today to leave Blue Jackets fans dizzy, and that’s even before Columbus skates in their first meeting with Tampa Bay since sweeping the Lightning out of last year’s playoffs. Most notably, there was the word that defenseman Seth Jones suffered a fracture and ankle sprain during a sliding collision with theContinue reading “Busy Day Before Blue Jackets/Bolts”

As Luck Would Have It

It’s after midnight. PLEASE, #CBJ fans, no spilling salt, breaking mirrors, or stepping under ladders. #ForTheLotto — Lori Schmidt (@LoriSchmidt) April 30, 2016 Answer all your chain letters, avoid opening an umbrella indoors, and don’t go into a theater and say “Macbeth.” https://t.co/H4sWS4H5uO — Lori Schmidt (@LoriSchmidt) April 30, 2016 DO look both ways beforeContinue reading “As Luck Would Have It”

What They’re Saying About Saad

TSN “He was affectionately called “Man Child” by his teammates… “…If Saad kept progressing, into what Joel Quenneville believed would be one of the top power forwards in the game, the Blackhawks were going to need to pay dearly either way… “… Make no mistake: Saad was far and away the centrepiece, a commodity hardContinue reading “What They’re Saying About Saad”

Watt A Shot

Blake Geoffrion, formerly a Blue Jackets scout, was holding a charity game last night to benefit the Wisconsin Health Burn Center. Columbus forward Jack Skille was there, but so was an unlikely skater who ultimately converted on a penalty shot. Yes, that’s JJ Watt of the Houston Texans. And that’s Brian Elliott in goal. TheContinue reading “Watt A Shot”