Metropolitan Division Analysis
Apr 13, 2014; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Carolina Hurricanes center Eric Staal celebrates with teammates after scoring a goal against the Philadelphia Flyers during the first period at Wells Fargo Center.
The Detroit News
Ted Kulfan checks in on the NHL's offseason moves
Trades and free-agent signings. You'll be lucky if you hear of one a week in the NHL these days.
Davidson believes Blue Jackets can 'do some damage' next season
Beyond trading R.J. Umberger for Scott Hartnell , it's been a pretty quiet offseason for the Columbus Blue Jackets.
On the Forecheck
The Hater's Guide to the 2014 Offseason: Metropolitan Division
It's not that there are some very bad teams in this division. There are teams that aren't very good and just don't know it yet.
Columbus Blue Jackets: Offseason update
The Columbus Blue Jackets needed a tactful summer to improve upon 2014's breakout season and their moves have looked great.
The Columbus Dispatch
NHL | Blue Jackets: Changes in rosters alter outlook for Metro teams
The Blue Jackets finished in fourth place in the Metropolitan Division last season, behind Pittsburgh, the New York Rangers and Philadelphia - all of which have faced disruptive offseasons.