July 23, 2014

The 5-Hole, CBJ News and Notes – 1/20/09

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: 22-19-4, 48 points (3rd division; 10th conference)

With just five games to go before the All-Star Break at the beginning of the week, the Jackets were not only in the midst of the playoff hunt, but are also in the midst of trying to get healthy. More importantly than that, however, they continue to play with fire and energy, and are continuing to be rewarded. With two of their three games this week against Western Conference foes hovering in the same neighborhood of the standings, each game takes on a little more importance if the Jackets hope to continue their playoff push. [Read more...]

The 5-Hole, CBJ News and Notes – 9/9/08

Every Tuesday, WFNY’s The 5-Hole brings you up to date with the goings-on of the CBJ…

The Week That Was

FSN Ohio aired its pre-season team special this past Saturday (during the OSU game, so it was probably not highly watched). The show included interviews with GM Scott Howson, coach Ken Hitchcock and many of the players. If you missed it (and I’m guessing most of the FSNOH viewing area did), it will be on again several times: 9/10, 12:30 p.m. and 7 p.m.; 9/12, 6:30 p.m.; 9/13, 5 p.m.; 9/16, 2 p.m. and 6 p.m.; 9/18, 6 p.m. The show is a good way to introduce fans to the new players, as many are discussed and interviewed, including #1 pick Nikita Filatov. [Read more...]

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, [Read more...]

The 5-Hole, CBJ News and Notes- 8/19/08

With roughly four weeks to go until the start of training camp, the Blue Jackets are laying low until camp begins. That is not to say the team is completely devoid of news, however. 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
The Dispatch’s Aaron Portzline reports, from a conversation with the agent for #1 draft pick Nikita Filatov, that-

“We’re getting fairly close to getting clearance, in terms of him getting his visa,’ Meehan said. ‘I would think by the end of the next week, he’ll get it. That’s the last conversation I had with a contract (at the U.S. Embassy).” [Read more...]