Jackets Plagued By Bad Bounces and Ineffective Power Play as Coyotes Sneak Out 4-3 Winners

Coyotes 4, Blue Jackets 3 (box) – Highlights CBJ: 20-20-3, 43 pts The biggest question going into this game for me was: which Jackets team would we see? Would it be the team that’s moved their feet, worked hard, and beaten some quality teams, or would we see the team that faces some adversity and

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Jackets Wear Down the Flames to Earn a Much-Needed 3-1 Win

Blue Jackets 3, Flames 1(box) – HighlightsCBJ: 17-13-3, 37 pts It’s crazy to me that these two teams have played three of their four matchups prior to Christmas, but what do I know about scheduling? The important thing for tonight was for the Jackets to come out early and establish a forecheck and, hopefully, get

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Game Recap: No Moral Victories – Red Wings Outlast Jackets 2-1

Red Wings 2, Blue Jackets 1(box) – HighlightsCBJ: 14-7-0, 28 pts This game had all the makings coming in of an interesting test of wills: Detroit came in with the second best offense in the league, and the Jackets had the third-best defense. Who would blink first? It would take more than 20 minutes to

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Game Recap: Jackets Hang Around, Stun Kings Late in Third Period to Hand LA Their First Home Loss

Blue Jackets 5, Kings 3 (box) – Highlights CBJ: 10-6-0, 20 pts As bad as the Jackets looked on Friday night—and have looked in four of their six losses on the season—the silver lining is that going into last night’s tilt at the Staples Center they had not lost two in a row on the

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Game Recap: Jackets Pummel St. Louis on the Scoreboard and Also In The Face With Their Fists

Blue Jackets 8, Blues 1(box) – HighlightsCBJ: 9-5-0, 18 pts When the Blue Jackets and Blues have gotten together over the past couple of seasons, each game generally ends in some kind of defensive, slugged-out, physical beating of a game. The Blue came in as the top goals-against team in the league at under two

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The 5-Hole, CBJ News and Notes- 8/26/08

Every Tuesday, Dan Parker presents WFNY’s The 5-Hole, bringing you up to date with the goings-on of the CBJ… The Week That Was Just after last week’s 5-Hole published, a bomb was dropped: in shocking news, prospect right-winger Stefan Legein announced that he is going to quit playing hockey. According to GM Scott Howson,

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