6 hrs ago
What if the Blue Jackets and Johansen don't reach a deal?
So what happens if the Columbus Blue Jackets and restricted free agent Ryan Johansen are unable to reach a deal prior to the start of training camp next month? The Blue Jackets have reportedly offered the 22-year-old a two-year contract worth $7 million with a long-term deal to be negotiated in 2016.
10 hrs ago
Too Many Men On The Site
Columbus Blue Jackets to Johansen: We'll Start Without You
Apr 26, 2014; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Columbus Blue Jackets center Ryan Johansen skates with the puck as Pittsburgh Penguins left wing Jussi Jokinen defends during the third period in game five of the first round of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs at the CONSOL Energy Center.
13 hrs ago
Buffalo Sabres Schedule: October BreakDown
Jan 25, 2014; Columbus, OH, USA; Columbus Blue Jackets left wing Nick Foligno shoots as Buffalo Sabres forward Zemgus Girensons trails the play during the second period at Nationwide Arena.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
The Columbus Dispatch
Forecast: No. 24 Simon Hjalmarsson
Sports reporter Aaron Portzline has covered the Blue Jackets since they arrived in Columbus as an NHL expansion franchise in 2000-01.
Young Guns: Marko Dano
The 'Dark Horse' of the Blue Jackets' three 2013 first round picks, Marko Dano brings a strong work ethic and a surprising amount of grit to training camp as he attempts to crack the roster.
No contract talks between Milano and Blue Jackets
Columbus Blue Jackets draft pick Sonny Milano has been one of the most talked about prospects this summer as he weighed his options before choosing to join the Plymouth Whalers of the Ontario Hockey League over of honoring his commitment to Boston College.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
NHL open to expansion but has 'no plan moving forward'
The Minnesota Wild and Columbus Blue Jackets were the last teams to join the NHL, for the 2000-01 season.
Gone Puck Wild
Minnesota Wild's Prospects Tournament Roster Announced
Sep 19, 2013; Winnipeg, Manitoba, CAN; Minnesota Wild defenseman Mathew Dumba tries to get by Winnipeg Jets forward Devin Setoguchi during the third period at MTS Centre.
Former Avs defenseman Cory Sarich details horrific bike accident
Cory Sarich of the Colorado Avalanche flips the puck past Artem Anisimov of the Columbus Blue Jackets during the third period of Colorado's 5-3 win.
Five For Howling
In remembrance of Rostislav Klesla's NHL career
With 25 days left to the NHL preseason, we solemnly recall the NHL career of Rostislav Klesla, who played 25 games for the Coyotes last season before eventually retiring from the league.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Young Guns: Alexander Wennberg
The Jackets have some terrific young players on the cusp of NHL duty. Alexander Wennberg is the best bet to make an impact this year.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Blades of Teal
What Losing Raffi Torres Means For The San Jose Sharks
Apr 9, 2013; Columbus, OH, USA; San Jose Sharks left wing Raffi Torres skates with the puck against the Columbus Blue Jackets during the third period at Nationwide Arena.
Rick Tocchet To Patrol Power Play; Gary Agnew To Coach Penalty Kill
Apr 26, 2014; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury and center Sidney Crosby celebrate after defeating the Columbus Blue Jackets in game five of the first round of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs at the CONSOL Energy Center.
2014-2015 NHL preview: Columbus Blue Jackets
The move to the Eastern Conference did the Columbus Blue Jackets good. They made the playoffs for the second time in their franchise's history, and they actually won a couple games.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Why Nick Foligno Should Wear The "C" in Columbus
As the dog days of summer wind down, and serious hockey talk begins, let's spend a moment on the Blue Jackets' vacancy in the Captain's Chair.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Meet The New Guys -- Part Three: Brian Gibbons
The Pittsburgh Penguins edged the Blue Jackets in Round 1 of the 2013-14 playoffs, but Columbus may have picked a gem from the Pens' pocket.
Observer & Eccentric
Columbus Blue Jackets draft pick Milano joins Plymouth Whalers
Milano was selected in the first round by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 2014 National Hockey League Draft.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Review: Hockey Abstract 2014
In what some people are calling "The Summer of Analytics", Rob Vollman's new edition of Hockey Abstract helps to bring valuable and entertaining information together for both the novice and the experienced number crunchers.
Meet The New Guys Part Two: Jerry D'Amigo
A "small" signing with big potential, Jerry D'Amigo is looking to make his mark on the team in training camp.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Kalamazoo Wings sign affiliation deals with the Columbus Blue Jackets and Vancouver Canucks
Keeping with a successful formula, the Kalamazoo Wings will have a duel National Hockey League affiliation for the 2014-15 season.