Gameday Thread #19: vs Boston Bruins

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3O1_3zBUKM8 Another day and thus another game. Big news of the day for the Jackets is Tim Erixon being healthy scratched in favor of Kevin “Naughty Boy” Connauton. Pregame Bruins News and Notes The Bruins are nearly as injured as the Jackets. A lot of their core is injured or left in the past couple […]

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Subway Super Series Recap

The Subway Super Series concluded last night with Russia taking the Series 11-7 (based on a 3-2-1 scoring format). I was able to watch five of the six games, missing the fifth game of the series (more on that below). I was lucky enough to be able to attend game three as it was in […]

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Niagara Ice Dogs vs. Peterborough Petes

The Niagara Ice Dogs were it town giving me my first real look at Blake Siebenaler this season. Siebenaler was one of my favourite prospects prior to last season, so much so that I even wrote up a pre-draft scouting report on him. In tonight’s game I was looking forward to seeing the progress he […]

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Ohio College Hockey: The One Month Recap

We’re about one month into the college hockey season, so this seems a good time to take a look back at what we’ve seen. How have the three Division 1 Ohio teams done so far? Should we expect more of the same going forward, or will the results change through the rest of the year? […]


Gameday Thread #16: @ Philadelphia Flyers

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uB1D9wWxd2w When will the Blue Jackets win a game? Tonight? Tomorrow? They can’t lose forever, can they? Pregame Flyers News and Notes Regardless of outcome, how fun is tonight’s game going to be? Hartnell back in Philadelphia is a storyline alone but then the Jackets will get to see Umberger and Mason. These two teams […]

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Why Nathan Horton Should Retire

A few months back I caught flack from readers and non readers alike about an article I wrote about Nathan Horton. I stated in the article that in his injury ridden season we didn’t have much more to be excited about as his production was in line with previous seasons. While this presumption upset some, others […]

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Gameday Thread #15: @ Washington Capitals

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WRu_-9MBpd4 The Jacket’s are in the midst of an eight game losing streak but it isn’t time to give up hope. It’s going to be a great day! Washington Capital’s News and Notes A couple of breaks (probably shouldn’t use that word, eh?) for the Jackets today with Tom Wilson and Brooks Laich out. Holtby […]