Columbus Blue Jackets

Jackets Ink Johansen

Oct 7, 2014

The Columbus Blue Jackets have signed restricted free agent center Ryan Johansen to a 3 year, 12 million dollar contract.

Jackets Take Johansen Contract Talks Public

Sep 18, 2014

The Columbus Blue Jackets open training camp today and the front office has begun publicly posturing in contract talks with restricted free agent center Ryan Johansen.

Jackets Sign Top Draft Pick

Sep 12, 2014

The Columbus Blue Jackets have signed forward Sonny Milano, the club's first pick in the 2014 NHL draft, to a three-year, entry-level contract.

Jackets Trade Nikitin For 5th Round Draft Pick

Jun 26, 2014
Columbus Blue Jackets

The Columbus Blue Jackets have traded defenseman Nikita Nikitin to the Edmonton Oilers for a fifth-round pick in next year's draft.


The Columbus Blue Jackets have acquired left wing Scott Hartnell from the Philadelphia Flyers in exchange for former Flyer R.J.  Umberger and a fourth-round pick in the 2015 draft.

Penguins Bounce Jackets From Playoffs

Apr 29, 2014
Pittsburgh Post Gazette

Evgeni Malkin had a hat trick to lead Pittsburgh over host Columbus 4-3 last night, knocking the Blue Jackets out of the NHL playoffs.

Jackets Win First Home Playoff Game In Team History

Apr 24, 2014
Pittsburgh Post Gazette

The Pittsburgh Penguins scored three goals in the first five minutes of game four of their playoff series against the Blue Jackets in Columbus last night, but the Jackets tied the game in the last seconds of regulation, then scored  in overtime to win by a score of 4-3 and even the best-of-seven series at two games each.

Pittsburgh Post Gazette

Brandon Sutter, Lee Stempniak and Jussi Jokinen scored in a span of 2:13 of the third period to rally the Pittsburgh Penguins past the Blue Jackets 4-3 last night in Columbus.

Jackets Fall In Game One At Pittsburgh

Apr 17, 2014
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Brandon Sutter's third period goal capped the Penguins' rally from a two-goal deficit and lifted Pittsburgh over the visiting Columbus Blue Jackets 4-3 last night in game one of the Eastern Conference quarterfinals. Jackets coach Todd Richards.



Jack Johnson, Mark Letestu and Derek Mackenzie scored for the Blue Jackets, who saw the franchise record in postseason games fall to 0-5. Johnson says the team remains optimistic despite the loss.

Game two is Saturday in Pittsburgh.

wcbe files

Newly released National Hockey League team-by-team attendance data shows the taxpayer-funded bailout of the Columbus Blue Jackets has not helped put people in the seats.

CBJ's Comeau Suspended

Mar 13, 2014

The NHL has suspended Columbus Blue Jackets forward Blake Comeau two games without pay for hitting Detroit defenseman Brendan Smith from behind during a game on Tuesday.

N.Y. Daily News

Last night's game between host Dallas and the Columbus Blue Jackets was postponed in the first period after Stars forward Rich Peverley collapsed on the bench following a "cardiac event". Play was halted 6:23 into the game and Peverley was taken to a hospital. Doctor Gil Salazar worked on him.

Peverley missed the start of the season because of a procedure to correct an irregular heartbeat that was diagnosed during a physical exam given during training camp.The game has yet to be rescheduled.

Jackets Busy At NHL Trade Deadline

Mar 6, 2014

The Columbus Blue Jackets have traded a fifth-round draft pick to the Edmonton Oilers for veteran defenseman Nick Schultz.

Jackets' Horton Undergoes Surgery

Jul 18, 2013

Columbus Blue Jackets forward Nathan Horton underwent surgery Wednesday to repair a shoulder injury.

Jackets Ink Savard

Jul 16, 2013

The Columbus Blue Jackets have signed defenseman David Savard to a one-year, two-way contract.

CBJ Says Goodbye To Wright, Hello To Bobrovsky

Jul 2, 2013

The Columbus Blue Jackets and former player Tyler Wright, most recently a director of amateur scouting, are parting ways.

CBJ Voice Scaling Back His Schedule

May 30, 2013

The radio voice of the Columbus Blue Jackets is scaling back his schedule next season.

Jackets Win Fourth Consecutive Game

Apr 16, 2013

Nick Foligno scored the game winner in overtime as the Columbus Blue Jackets kept their playoff hopes alive with a 4-3 win over host Colorado last night.

The Columbus Blue Jackets managed to steal some thunder at the NHL trade deadline in a deal that could help propel the team to the playoffs for only the second time in franchise history.

Thursday night produced mixed results for fans of two Columbus sports teams.