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Flyers use balanced offence to beat Blue Jackets 4-2, snap 4-ga…

Flyers use balanced offence to beat Blue Jackets 4-2, snap 4-game skid

NHL.com Updated Nov 22 (yesterday)
PHILADELPHIA - Brayden Schenn, Mark Streit, Wayne Simmonds and Braydon Coburn all scored for the Philadelphia Flyers, who broke a season-worst, four-game losing streak with a 4-2 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Saturday night. Jakub...
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  • Struggles, streaks, and scoring: 10 unexpected stats at the qua…

    Struggles, streaks, and scoring: 10 unexpected stats at the quarter point of the season

    thehockeynews.com 47 minutes ago
    There are always early season surprises. That’s just the nature of hockey. A lucky bounce here and there, and you have Jon Sim fighting for the lead in preseason scoring, which is something that has actually happened in the past. Over the course of the …
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  • Dennis Seidenberg beats Sergei Bobrovsky from center ice

    Dennis Seidenberg beats Sergei Bobrovsky from center ice

    thehockeynews.com Nov 21 (3 days ago)
    It used to be that every time the now-retired Detroit Red Wing Nicklas Lidstrom wound up from center ice, looking like he was about to dump the puck in, that opposition goaltenders had to be on watch. More than once he had beaten goaltenders from that s…
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  • Jack Johnson saga a sober warning for today’s NHL millionaire

    Jack Johnson saga a sober warning for today’s NHL millionaire

    thehockeynews.com Nov 21 (3 days ago)
    Stephane Robidas has made $25 million during the course of his NHL career, with another $5 million coming to him within the next two years. That’s enough money to set himself, his children and probably his children’s children up for life if he’s respons…
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  • NHL trade tracker: 2014-15 official deals

    NHL trade tracker: 2014-15 official deals

    NHL.com Nov 11
    Nov. 21 Sharks acquire D Brenden Dillon from Stars in exchange for D Jason Demers and 2016 3rd-round pick Nov. 20 Ducks acquire F Rene Bourque from Canadiens in exchange for D Bryan Allen Oilers acquire F Kellan Lain from Canucks in ex...
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  • Jackets' Johnson bankrupt, blames parents

    Jackets' Johnson bankrupt, blames parents

    ESPN.com deadspin.com Nov 20 (4 days ago)
    Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Jack Johnson has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy and, according to a Columbus Dispatch report, claims that his parents are responsible for helping lead him "financially astray."
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  • Columbus Blue Jackets assign centre Michael Chaput to Springfie…

    Columbus Blue Jackets assign centre Michael Chaput to Springfield of American Hockey League

    NHL.com Nov 19 (5 days ago)
    COLUMBUS, Ohio - The Columbus Blue Jackets have assigned centre Michael Chaput (shah-POOT') to their American Hockey League affiliate in Springfield, Massachusetts. The 22-year-old Chaput has two assists and eight penalty minutes playing in a...
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  • Injuries are no excuse, unless you’re the Columbus Blue Jackets

    Injuries are no excuse, unless you’re the Columbus Blue Jackets

    thehockeynews.com Nov 19 (5 days ago)
    When a team runs into a rash of injuries, it’s easy to say that it creates an opportunity for someone else, that injuries can’t be used as an excuse, that organizations should have enough depth to recover and that everybody just needs to play harder. An…
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  • NHL Capsules: COLUMBUS, Ohio - Jimmy Howard made 28 saves for h…

    NHL Capsules: COLUMBUS, Ohio - Jimmy Howard made 28 saves for h…

    NHL.com Nov 18 (6 days ago)
    COLUMBUS, Ohio - Jimmy Howard made 28 saves for his 19th career shutout, and Tomas Tatar and Tomas Jurco each had a goal and an assist to lift the Detroit Red Wings past the Columbus Blue Jackets 5-0 on Tuesday night. Gustav Nyquist, Riley Sh...
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  • Blue Jackets activate F Calvert off injury list

    Blue Jackets activate F Calvert off injury list

    ESPN.com Nov 18 (6 days ago)
    The Columbus Blue Jackets have activated left wing Matt Calvert off injured reserve after he missed four games with an upper-body injury.
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  • What We Learned: So what can the Blue Jackets do now?

    What We Learned: So what can the Blue Jackets do now?

    yahoo.com Nov 17
    Sergei Bobrovsky returned to the lineup on Saturday and helped Columbus pick up a win, stopping 36 of 37 from a potent San Jose offense. It was Columbus's second win in a row, and the first of them broke up what had been, to that point, a nine-game losi…
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  • A Columbus season swoon could lead to a juggernaut with McDavid…

    A Columbus season swoon could lead to a juggernaut with McDavid or Eichel

    yahoo.com Nov 16
    Columbus Blue Jackets, don’t do it. Don’t go on a winning streak for the ages. You are so perfectly positioned to create a perfectly scripted dynasty, that any sort of success this year would lend otherwise. Ack, Sergei Bobrovsky to Puck Rakers after a …
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  • NHL Three Stars: Bob's victorious return; Gigensons' big night …

    NHL Three Stars: Bob's victorious return; Gigensons' big night for Sabres

    yahoo.com Nov 16
    No. 1 Star: Sergei Bobrovsky, Columbus Blue Jackets Bob returned to the Blue Jackets’ net after missing eight games with a broken finger and was victorious. He stopped 36 shots as Columbus beat the San Jose Sharks 2-1. Cam Atkinson’s goal in the second …
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  • Jackets make trade with Blues as Tyutin hits IR

    Jackets make trade with Blues as Tyutin hits IR

    ESPN.com NHL.com Nov 15
    The Columbus Blue Jackets have acquired veteran defenseman Jordan Leopold from the St. Louis Blues in an effort to shore up their defensive corps after announcing Saturday that Fedor Tyutin will miss the next four to six weeks with a knee sprain.
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  • Rumor Roundup: Nervous GMs may make moves near American Thanksg…

    Rumor Roundup: Nervous GMs may make moves near American Thanksgiving

    Since the implementation of the salary cap in 2005, early-season NHL trades have become rare. Even the ability for teams to absorb part of a player’s salary failed to spark an increase in player movement during a season’s opening weeks. That partially e…
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  • NHL Three Stars: Lumbus snaps losing streak; Hanzal he's so hot…

    NHL Three Stars: Lumbus snaps losing streak; Hanzal he's so hot right now

    yahoo.com Nov 15
    No. 1 Star: Ryan Johansen, Columbus Blue Jackets Thanks to Johansen's 4 assist night, the Jackets snap their 9 game win-less streak with a 4-3 decision over the Philadelphia Flyers. 3 goals came on the power play. No. 2 Star: Martin Hanzal, Arizona Coyo…
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  • Jackets stop Flyers, snap nine-game skid

    Jackets stop Flyers, snap nine-game skid

    ESPN.com Nov 14
    James Wisniewski and Nick Foligno both scored two goals, and the Columbus Blue Jackets snapped a nine-game losing streak with a 4-3 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Friday night.
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  • Video - Khokhlachev's SO Goal Lifts Bruins 00:56

    Khokhlachev's SO Goal Lifts Bruins

    Nov 21
    Alexander Khokhlachev scored the shootout goal that lifted the Bruins to a 4-3 win over the Blue Jackets.
  • Video - Blue Jackets Edge Flyers 00:31

    Blue Jackets Edge Flyers

    Nov 14
    James Wisniewski scored two power play goals in the Blue Jackets' 4-3 win over the Flyers.
  • Video - Capitals Double Up Blue Jackets 01:14

    Capitals Double Up Blue Jackets

    Nov 11
    Alexander Ovechkin and Marcus Johansson both scored twice in the Capitals' 4-2 win over the Blue Jackets.
  • Video - Lindholm, Hurricanes Top Blue Jackets In OT 01:03

    Lindholm, Hurricanes Top Blue Jackets In OT

    Nov 7
    Elias Lindholm's power-play goal in overtime lifted the Hurricanes to a 3-2 win over the Blue Jackets.

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