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Game Preview: Blue Jackets vs. Avalanche (Game #15)

Colorado Avalanche (7-6-1, 15pts) vs. Columbus Blue Jackets (9-5-0, 18pts) Nationwide Arena, Columbus, OH Friday, November 12, 2010 7:00 PM EST TV: FSN-OH / WWCD (101.1 / 102.5 fm) (Dispatch Preview / SportsDirect Preview) WFNY Tickets The Jackets get another crack at a team that embarrassed them not two weeks ago. The Avalanche skated the

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Game Preview: Blue Jackets vs. Thrashers (Game #12)

Columbus Blue Jackets (7-4-0, 14pts) vs. Atlanta Thrashers (6-4-2, 14pts) Philips Arena, Atlanta, GA Thursday, November 4, 2010 7:00 PM EDT TV: FSNOH / Radio: WBNS 97.1 FM (Dispatch Preview / SportsDirect Preview) The Jackets most definitely bounced back on Tuesday, playing arguably their best and most complete game of the season in shutting out

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Game Preview: Blue Jackets vs. Canadiens (Game #11)

Montreal Canadiens (7-3-1, 15pts) vs. Columbus Blue Jackets (6-4-0, 12pts) Nationwide Arena, Columbus, OH Tuesday, November 2, 2010 7:00 PM EDT TV: None / WBNS (97.1 fm) (Dispatch Preview / SportsDirect Preview) Follow me in the press box @WFNYDP during tonight’s game Team Jekyl-n-Hyde is back on the ice tonight against what looks to be

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Game Preview: Blue Jackets vs. Oilers (Game #9)

Edmonton Oilers (2-4-1, 5pts) vs. Columbus Blue Jackets (5-3-0, 10pts) Nationwide Arena, Columbus, OH Thursday, October 28, 2010 7:00 PM EDT TV: FSN-OH / WBNS (97.1 fm) (Dispatch Preview / SportsDirect Preview) The Jackets are back in action tonight after a couple of off days following their roller-coaster ride of a weekend. They get back

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Game Preview: Blue Jackets vs. Flyers (Game #8)

Philadelphia Flyers (3-3-1, 7pts) vs.Columbus Blue Jackets (4-3-0, 8pts)Nationwide Arena, Columbus, OHMonday, October 25, 20107:00 PM EDTTV: FSN-OH / WBNS (97.1 fm) (Dispatch Preview / SportsDirect Preview) What a crazy weekend for the Jackets. After all of my snickering at Calgary on Friday, they came into Nationwide Arena Friday night and flat-out embarrassed the Jackets.

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Game Preview: Blue Jackets vs. Ducks (Game #5)

Anaheim Ducks (2-3-1, 5pts) vs. Columbus Blue Jackets (2-2-0, 4pts) Nationwide Arena, Columbus, OH Wednesday, October 20, 2010 7:00 PM EDT TV: FSN-OH HD / WBNS (97.1 fm) (Dispatch Preview / SportsDirect Preview) Follow me @WFNYDP on Twitter during the game! The Jackets are back at home, and are looking to get back to business

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Game Preview: Blue Jackets vs. Wild (Game #4)

Columbus Blue Jackets (1-2-0, 2pts) vs.Minnesota Wild (1-1-1, 3pts)Xcel Energy Center, Saint Paul, MNSaturday, October 16, 20108:00 PM EDTTV: FSNOH (HD) / Radio: WWDC 101.1 FM (Dispatch Preview / SportsDirect Preview) Ugh. The Jackets were, how you say, not good last night in their home opener in losing 5-2 to the Blackhawks: “Big fat egg

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CBJ Blogger Roundtable: Part 5

The CBJ Blogger Roundtable is a five-part series put together by Matt Wagner over at The Cannon, and starring the great people of the Blue Jackets blogosphere. Matt wrote some questions, and we had a great turnout of answers despite everyone trying to get a handle on the team’s trip to Sweden last week. Please

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Game Preview: Blue Jackets vs. Sharks (Game #2)

Columbus Blue Jackets (0-1-0, 0pts) vs. San Jose Sharks (1-0-0, 2pts) Ericsson Globe, Stockholm, Sweden Saturday, October 9, 2010 3:00 PM EDT TV: NHL Network / Radio: WWDC 101.1 FM (Dispatch Preview / SportsDirect Preview) Right back at it. These two teams opened their seasons yesterday with the Sharks winning a close one with a

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Game Preview: Blue Jackets vs. Sharks (Game #1)

San Jose Sharks (0-0-0, 0pts) vs. Columbus Blue Jackets (0-0-0, 0pts) Ericsson Globe, Stockholm, Sweden Friday, October 8, 2010 3:00 PM EDT Versus/WBNS (1460 am) (Dispatch Preview / SportsDirect Preview) Follow me on Twitter during the game today @WFNYDP 10 and 20. The puck finally drops for the Blue Jackets’ 10th season, and they go

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The 5-Hole – Blue Jackets News and Notes: 9/15/09

Guess who’s back / back again / 5-Hole’s back / tell a friend… Every Tuesday, WFNY’s The 5-Hole brings you up to date with the goings-on of the CBJ… The Summer That Was Last Season: 41-31-10, 92 points (4th division; 7th conference) It was officially “The Best Season in Franchise History”. Granted, 4th place in the

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Preview: Blue Jackets vs. Panthers (Game 72)

Columbus Blue Jackets (37-28-6, 80pts) vs. Florida Panthers (35-26-10, 80pts) Bank Atlantic Center, Sunrise, FL Saturday, March 21, 2009 7:00 PM EDT FSOhio TV/WWCD(fm)/WBNS(am) (Dispatch Preview / SportsDirect Preview) The Jackets are back on the road, for their second to last “road trip” of the season: after this two-game Florida swing (tonight and Tuesday in

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Bounce Back: Jackets Edge Blackhawks in OT

AP Photo/Paul Vernon Blue Jackets 4, Blackhawks 3 – OT (Box) – Highlights Record: 37-28-6  (80pts – 6th place) Sports Club Stats Rank: 6th, 91.9% Antoine Vermette is making Jackets GM Scott Howson look like a genius. There’s really no other way to say it than that, right now. Whether it be his work on

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Train Keeps Rollin’ – Jackets Outlast Blackhawks

Blue Jackets 5, Blackhawks 3 (Box) – Highlights Record: 36-27-6  (78pts – 6th place) Sports Club Stats Rank: 6th, 90.3% There’s a funny line from a Simpsons episode where Bart accidentally discovers Principal Skinner and Mrs. Krabappel making out. Later on, as the only one who knows their secret, Principal Skinner declares his love for

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Preview: Blue Jackets vs. Penguins (Game 68)

Pittsburgh Penguins (36-26-6, 78pts) vs. Columbus Blue Jackets (34-27-6, 74pts) Nationwide Arena, Columbus OH Thursday, March 12, 2009 7:00 PM EDT FSOHIO/WWCD(fm)/WBNS(am) (Dispatch Preview / SportsDirect Preview) The Jackets are riding high, coming off of arguably the two biggest wins in franchise history, back-to-back. They fired on all cylinders in dismantling the Detroit Red Wings

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The 5-Hole – Blue Jackets News and Notes: 3/10/09

Every Tuesday, WFNY’s The 5-Hole brings you up to date with the goings-on of the CBJ… The Week That Was Week: 2-1-0, 4 points Overall: 33-27-6, 72 points (3rd division; 6th conference) The Jackets are like Frodo at the end of “Return of the King” – they’ve struggled to get this far, almost falling apart

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