1. NHL 2K9 comes to Wii!

    First off - check out this much better shot of Nasher on the cover of NHL 2K9:Now for you gamers take a look at which console its for -- that's right, NHL 2K9 is coming to Nintendo Wii...

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  2. If only trades were this easy...

    For folks looking to take some time of the real trades Scott Howson may (or may not) make over the next 8 days check this out:http://cxreg.genericorp.net/drambro...

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  3. 10 to 12

    What? Its actually only 10 to 1 idiot!Okay..enough with my bad humor.What I'm really talkin about here is the 10 to 12 players that Howson mentioned he'd consider moving the 6th for...

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  4. 6th unlikely to be dealt and more

    Just got done listening to the Hitch's radio show on 1460thefan.com. Scott Howson was on for the final segment and had some interesting things to say about trading that #6 pick...

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  5. Cross Jokinen off the list

    It appears Aaron Portzline of the Columbus Dispatch has it on pretty good authority that the Jackets are not interested in Florida Panthers' center Olli Jokinen...

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  6. Jackets Pens in trade talks

    According to Puck-rakers both Pittsburgh and Columbus are in trade talks:The two clubs have had preliminary trade talks, the Dispatch has learned...

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  7. The countdown is on!

    10 days Jacket fans. 10 days until what we all hope will be a new era in Blue Jackets hockey.10 days until the 1st round of the NHL draft where its expected that Jackets GM Scott Howson ...

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  8. Could Filatov go #2 to LA?

    According to this guy they are looking at him pretty hard:Before we all get Filatov jerseys, Los Angeles, despite defensive needs, is looking hard at Nikita at the #2 spot...

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  9. Blue biscuits

    Yahoo has released their first power rankings (yes, just one week after the finals ended) and here is where our Jackets placed:24. Columbus Blue Jackets – Because the Jackets have two first-round picks (Nos...

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  10. NHL Draft History: A Look at Past Draft-Day Trades

    I thought it might be interesting to take a look back on the past couple of drafts to see what kind of action took place on the trade front...

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  11. THN looks towards next season

    Looks like I'm not the only one getting excited for next season. THN has a quick look into some interesting story lines for next season and low and behold your Columbus Blue Jackets are at the ...

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  12. McKeens releases their final rankings

    The final shoe has dropped. Both ISS and Red Line released their final rankings and now we finally have McKeen's - here is their top 10:McKeens1. Steven Stamkos2. Zach Bogosian3. Alex Pietrangelo4...

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  13. Yes, More Draft...From the Jackets to Nikita Filatov

    Its definitely that time of year as the draft news is starting to hit hard and heavy.There is a video over on mapleleafs...

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  14. Columbus Blue Jackets 2008 Draft Notes

    Red Line has released their top 10 d-men. Here is the list:Rank Name Ht./Wt. Shoots Birthdate 2007-08 Team Projected Round1 Drew Doughty 6-0/213 R 8-Dec-89 Guelph 1st round2 Zach Bogosian 6-2/199 ...

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  15. More Filatov

    I don't know how many people reading this make it over to HFBoards but there is a thread over there that is translating Nikita Filatov's blog for us English readers -- his latest entry ...

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  16. Qualified

    According to Puck-rakers Leclaire, Fritsche, Lindstrom, Methot, Rome, Picard & Wilson have all been qualified.Nothing to surprising here although I wouldn't have been surprised if the organization just decided top part ways with Lindstrom...

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  17. Its pains me to stay it but...

    ....congrats Detroit!(excuse me while I go wash my mouth out with soap)They were the best team this year and it really showed in the playoffs. I didn't think they'd have the goaltending to get it done but I was wrong...

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  18. Any chance at Vinny?

    Slow news day so I took a visit to our good ole buddy Eklund over at Hockeybuzz.com and he had this to say about Vincent Lecavalier:Some of my sources say he's not on board with the new ownership...

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  19. Crystal ball time v4.0

    The latest and greatest dream is below!1. 19th overall pick traded to Toronto for Pavel Kubina.Kubina is a 31 year old defensemen who was 19th in scoring amongst defensemen last season with 40 points on mediocure Leafs team...

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  20. Patrick Marleau for Nikolai Zherdev and the Blue Jackets' 6th Overall Pick?

    That is what this article is reporting as a potential deal:So let me add this to the mix: A neutral NHL source advises that the Sharks and Columbus are indeed close to a deal...

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  21. Columbus Blue Jackets Gain $32.8 Million in Gate Receipts

    I just read this post from a Canadian writer gloating about how the six Canadian franchises make more than the bottom 14 U.S. cities combined. Here are the stats from his post: Gate Receipts, Six Canadian Teams = $356,700,000 (Toronto: $77...

    Light the Lamp Written by Light the Lamp about 6 years ago 291 reads 1 comments

  22. Great Article on Ohio State Hockey Recruit Zac Dalpe

    Zac Dalpe, a 6'1" 175lb right wing from Paris, Ontario, is projected to a be a first round pick come June 20th this year. In fact he may even go top 20...

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  23. Ron Hainsey to test UFA waters, Blue Jackets to pursue Blake Wheeler

    A couple of interesting nuggets this morning from the Columbus Dispatch: The first being that to no one’s surprise Ron Hainsey will test the UFA waters on July 1st: Defenseman Ron Hainsey ...

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  24. Top 10 Forwards in the 2008 NHL Draft from Red Line

    Good read here about the top 10 forwards from Redline:The forward group has some marquee value this year with three of the top offensive talents among Red Line's top five spots overall...

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  25. No Big Surprise Here..Atlanta Thrashers Eyeing Defenseman at Third Spot.

    ..but Atlanta's GM has pretty much come out and said they will be going defensemen with the #3 pick in the 2008 NHL Entry Draft:“We have two picks, so we feel that with the third ...

    Light the Lamp Written by Light the Lamp about 6 years ago 12,010 reads 0 comments