1. Columbus Blue Jackets: 5 Reasons John Davidson Can Help the Team

    Back at the beginning of the month, former St. Louis Blues ' president John Davidson resigned from his position with the team to pursue other interests...

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  2. Columbus Blue Jackets: With Rick Nash Gone, Who Will Be Face of the Franchise?

    When, and if, the 2012-2013 NHL season gets underway, the Columbus Blue Jackets will hit the ice for the first time without former captain and face of the franchise Rick Nash...

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  3. Columbus Blue Jackets: 5 Changes Todd Richards Must Make in First Full Season

    This season, the Columbus Blue Jackets will have their sixth full-time head coach in franchise history. Former assistant and interim head coach Todd Richards was promoted over the offseason...

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  4. NHL Free Agency: 5 Teams That Have Not Done Enough to Get Better This Summer

    This summer, we have seen some big names in the NHL find new places to call home. Zach Parise and Ryan Suter hit big paydays when they were signed by the Minnesota Wild...

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  5. 5 NHL Milestones to Look Forward to in 2012-2013

    Last season, NHL fans witnessed several impressive milestones accomplished by some of the league's best. Calgary Flames captain Jarome Iginla notched his 500th career goal while teammate and goalie Miikka Kiprusoff won his 300th game in net...

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  6. Columbus Blue Jackets: Breaking Down the Team's Goaltending

    Heading into the offseason, it was clear that the Columbus Blue Jackets were in need of an upgrade at the goaltending position...

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  7. Columbus Blue Jackets Sign Top Draft Pick Murray to Three-Year Deal

    Yesterday, the Jackets took the biggest step in reshaping their franchise when they traded captain Rick Nash to the New York Rangers for three players and a first-round draft pick...

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  8. Rick Nash Rumors: Will the High Asking Price Result in Nash Staying in Columbus?

    It's no secret the Columbus Blue Jackets have been trying to move captain Rick Nash to help reshape the future of the team...

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  9. Columbus Blue Jackets: Is Sergei Bobrovsky Really the Answer in Net?

    It was no secret around the NHL that the Columbus Blue Jackets were in the market for a veteran goaltender this offseason...

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  10. NHL Trade Rumors: Could Columbus Blue Jackets Have Interest in Jordan Staal?

    The hockey world was abuzz today when it was reported by TSN on Thursday that Pittsburgh Penguins center Jordan Staal turned down a massive 10-year contract extension, worth $60 million...

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  11. NHL 13 Cover Vote: 15 Players Who'd Be Better Than Pekka Rinne/Claude Giroux

    Back in the summer of 2011, the NFL gave fans the opportunity to decide who would grace the cover of the very popular "Madden" video game...

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  12. NHL Draft 2012: 4 Teams That Could Legitimately Trade Up for the Oilers' #1 Pick

    Another NHL season has passed and yet another year of the Edmonton Oilers holding on to the first overall pick in this year's NHL Entry Draft...

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  13. Breaking News: Columbus Blue Jackets Name Todd Richards Head Coach

    Entering this offseason, the Columbus Blue Jackets were yet again on the search for a new head coach. The head coach entering the 2011-2012 season, Scott Arniel, was fired in January after the team got off to a horrid 11-25-5 start...

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  14. NHL Free Agency: What Blue Jackets Are Staying in Columbus?

    With the NHL off-season right around the corner, the big question the Columbus Blue Jackets will have to face is whether or not to trade captain Rick Nash...

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  15. Rick Nash Trade Talk: 5 Reasons a Deal Away from Columbus Isn't Likely

    After the trade deadline passed, Rick Nash , the most talked about player rumored to be on the move, remained in Columbus with the Blue Jackets ...

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  16. NHL Trade Talk: 5 Reasons Rick Nash Has Played His Final Game in Columbus

    Two weeks ago, the Columbus Blue Jackets ' miserable season ended on a high note with a 7-2 blowout of the New York Islanders ...

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  17. 2012 NHL Entry Draft: Columbus Blue Jackets Receive Second Overall Pick

    The Columbus Blue Jackets came into tonight's NHL Draft Lottery with a 48.2 percent of earning the first overall pick in this year's draft...

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  18. NHL Free Agency: 10 Players Due for a Raise This Offseason

    The NHL regular season came to a close last week and the top eight remaining teams in each conference will battle it out for the right to hoist Lord Stanley's Cup...

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  19. 5 NHL Teams That Can Play Spoiler in Last Week of Regular Season

    We have entered the final week of the NHL regular season, and like always, there are several teams whose postseason future is unknown...

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  20. NHL Draft 2012: Why Columbus Would Be Foolish Not to Pick Nail Yakupov

    At the beginning of the week, the Columbus Blue Jackets secured last place in the NHL standings for the first time in franchise history. This means that the Jackets will have a 48...

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  21. Columbus Blue Jackets: 5 Issues Facing the Team in the Offseason

    This season has been nothing but a disaster for the Columbus Blue Jackets . After the most aggressive offseason in franchise history, trading away their first-round pick for center ...

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  22. NHL Trade Rumors: Columbus Blue Jackets Considering Trading First-Round Pick?

    Before the trade deadline, it was assumed that the Columbus Blue Jackets would take part in a fire sale of the team's roster, dealing some of their big names for draft picks and prospects so that they could rebuild the franchise...

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  23. NHL Trade Rumors: 5 Teams That Will Still Be After Rick Nash This Summer

    The NHL trade deadline has come and gone, and the most talked about trade target this year, Columbus Blue Jackets ' captain Rick Nash , remains in Columbus for at least a few more months...

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  24. Columbus Blue Jackets: Grading Their Moves (and Non-Moves) at the Trade Deadline

    The NHL trade deadline has come and gone, and the Columbus Blue Jackets have let the world know that they have no plans of rebuilding. Columbus moved some of its core players and called the moves part of the "reshaping" process for the franchise...

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  25. NHL Trade Rumors: Jeff Carter Traded to Los Angeles Kings?

    Ever since the Columbus Blue Jackets stated that their captain Rick Nash was for sale, the Los Angeles Kings were rumored to be interested...

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