12-6-2022 Pierre-Luc Dubois frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets center Pierre-Luc Dubois feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Pierre-Luc Dubois was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 1st round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 477 NHL games during his career, notching 195 goals and adding 260 assists along with 404 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 82 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 40+50=90 with 90 PIM.


8-6-2022 Ryan Pilon frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Ryan Pilon feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Ryan Pilon was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Islanders in the 5th round of the 2015 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 25 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Columbus Blue Jackets this season. He has played 74 games with the Syracuse Crunch this season, totalling 8+22=30 with 22 PIM.


6-6-2022 Anthony Mantha frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets left wing Anthony Mantha feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Anthony Mantha was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 1st round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 480 NHL games during his career, notching 186 goals and adding 175 assists along with 364 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has played 82 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 45+37=82 with 104 PIM.


4-6-2022 Justin Faulk frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Justin Faulk feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Justin Faulk was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 2nd round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 818 NHL games during his career, notching 126 goals and adding 324 assists along with 302 penalty minutes. The 30 year old defenseman has played 82 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 15+45=60 with 50 PIM.


2-6-2022 Scott Lin frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets left wing Scott Lin feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Scott Lin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 4th round of the 2017 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old left wing has not yet played for the Columbus Blue Jackets this season. He has played 81 games with the Syracuse Crunch this season, totalling 23+20=43 with 80 PIM.


1-6-2022 European players signing window
European players must be signed to contract during the off-season, between June and August. No european is allowed to sign an NHL contract after the european leagues start in September.

28-5-2022 Sebastian Aho frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets left wing Sebastian Aho feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Sebastian Aho was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 2nd round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 453 NHL games during his career, notching 178 goals and adding 203 assists along with 306 penalty minutes. The 24 year old left wing has played 82 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 40+46=86 with 70 PIM.


27-5-2022 Cal Clutterbuck frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets right wing Cal Clutterbuck feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Cal Clutterbuck was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 3rd round of the 2006 entry draft. He has appeared in 939 NHL games during his career, notching 134 goals and adding 114 assists along with 553 penalty minutes. The 34 year old right wing has played 82 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 11+7=18 with 22 PIM.


25-5-2022 praises Miguel Sévigny
Columbus Blue Jackets head coach has praised young defenseman Miguel Sévigny in his latest interviews. Altough he seems very fond of this highly skilled youngster, he didn't want to comment on his team's strategy concerning the upcoming draft.

Miguel Sévigny has played 76 games with Owen Sound Attack this season, collecting 14+32=46 with 27 PIM.


21-5-2022 Marcus Foligno frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets left wing Marcus Foligno feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Marcus Foligno was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 4th round of the 2009 entry draft. He has appeared in 735 NHL games during his career, notching 94 goals and adding 116 assists along with 323 penalty minutes. The 30 year old left wing has played 82 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 8+12=20 with 8 PIM.


21-5-2022 Nolan Patrick frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets center Nolan Patrick feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Nolan Patrick was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 1st round of the 2017 entry draft. He has appeared in 410 NHL games during his career, notching 129 goals and adding 199 assists along with 100 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 82 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 38+44=82 with 24 PIM.


20-5-2022 Joonas Korpisalo frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Joonas Korpisalo feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Joonas Korpisalo was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 3rd round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 362 NHL games during his career, booking 15 career shutouts and allowing 992 goals. The 28 year old goaltender has played 57 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, allowing 160 goals on 1164 while booking 4 shutouts.


19-5-2022 Pierre-Luc Dubois frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets center Pierre-Luc Dubois feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Pierre-Luc Dubois was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 1st round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 477 NHL games during his career, notching 195 goals and adding 260 assists along with 404 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 82 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 40+50=90 with 90 PIM.


18-5-2022 Alex Killorn frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets left wing Alex Killorn feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Alex Killorn was originally drafted to the NHL by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 3rd round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 756 NHL games during his career, notching 153 goals and adding 189 assists along with 415 penalty minutes. The 32 year old left wing has played 82 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 8+7=15 with 16 PIM.


11-5-2022 Cal Clutterbuck frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets right wing Cal Clutterbuck feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Cal Clutterbuck was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 3rd round of the 2006 entry draft. He has appeared in 939 NHL games during his career, notching 134 goals and adding 114 assists along with 553 penalty minutes. The 34 year old right wing has played 82 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 11+7=18 with 22 PIM.


9-5-2022 Taylor Raddysh frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets right wing Taylor Raddysh feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Taylor Raddysh was originally drafted to the NHL by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 2nd round of the 2016 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old right wing has not yet played for the Columbus Blue Jackets this season. He has played 71 games with the Syracuse Crunch this season, totalling 11+5=16 with 18 PIM.


30-4-2022 Team captain meets with Michael Frolik
Following the team's recent 2-4 loss against San Jose Sharks on 27-4-2022, Columbus Blue Jackets captain Maxime Comtois and Michael Frolik did not leave the dressing room for some time. I think it was time to get some things out of the way, said Maxime Comtois

30-4-2022 Peter Thome frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Peter Thome feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Peter Thome was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 6th round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 74 NHL games during his career, booking 1 career shutouts and allowing 224 goals. The 24 year old goaltender has played 29 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, allowing 98 goals on 693 while booking 0 shutouts.


29-4-2022 Ryan Pilon frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Ryan Pilon feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Ryan Pilon was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Islanders in the 5th round of the 2015 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 25 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Columbus Blue Jackets this season. He has played 74 games with the Syracuse Crunch this season, totalling 8+22=30 with 22 PIM.


28-4-2022 Team captain meets with Cal Clutterbuck
Following the team's recent 2-4 loss against San Jose Sharks on 27-4-2022, Columbus Blue Jackets captain Maxime Comtois and Cal Clutterbuck did not leave the bench after the game for a while. I wanted to go over some things that have been troubling his game lately, said Maxime Comtois

27-4-2022 Michael Frolik speaks up.
Michael Frolik is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 4 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

27-4-2022 Joonas Korpisalo frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Joonas Korpisalo feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Joonas Korpisalo was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 3rd round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 362 NHL games during his career, booking 15 career shutouts and allowing 992 goals. The 27 year old goaltender has played 57 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, allowing 160 goals on 1164 while booking 4 shutouts.


27-4-2022 Billy Telmer uncertain about future
Billy Telmer wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

27-4-2022 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Sebastian Aho is looking good with 5 points in 4 games last week. Pierre-Luc Dubois is looking good with 6 points in 4 games last week.

Who's cold

Marcus Foligno has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Justin Faulk has played 12 games without a goal. Zachary Werenski has played 18 games without a goal. Peter Thome has been chilly and allowed 12 goals in 3 games. Anthony Mantha has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Matt Niskanen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



27-4-2022 Playoff news
San Jose Sharks have won their series against the Columbus Blue Jackets. They have been awarded $1 000 000 as prize money.

26-4-2022 Alex Killorn frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets left wing Alex Killorn feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Alex Killorn was originally drafted to the NHL by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 3rd round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 756 NHL games during his career, notching 153 goals and adding 189 assists along with 415 penalty minutes. The 32 year old left wing has played 82 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 8+7=15 with 16 PIM.


25-4-2022 NHL nominates players for NHL Awards
The NHL has released the annual list of award nominees. For each category in which the winner is voted, there are three nominees. The annual NHL Awards Ceremony is held right after the Stanley Cup Finals.

Here are the candidates for season 2021-22:

Jack Adams Award
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Annual award given to the NHL coach adjudged to have contributed the most to his team's success

Calder Memorial Trophy
1. Tomas Koblizek, Los Angeles Kings
2. Ivan Gorbachev, Toronto Maple Leafs
3. Oto Mobil, Calgary Flames
Annual award given to the player selected as the most proficient in his first year of competition in the National Hockey League

Hart Memorial Trophy
1. Patrick Kane, Chicago Blackhawks
2. Brian Bowen, Chicago Blackhawks
3. Phillip Danault, Montreal Canadiens
Annual award given to the player judged to be the most valuable to his team

Lady Byng Memorial Trophy
1. Marcus Johansson, Washington Capitals
2. Nico Hischier, Chicago Blackhawks
3. Ryan O'Reilly, Vancouver Canucks
Annual award given to the player adjudged to have exhibited the best type of sportsmanship and gentlemanly conduct combined with a high standard of playing ability

James Norris Memorial Trophy
1. Olivier Ekman-Larsson, Columbus Blue Jackets
2. Mikhail Sergachev, Montreal Canadiens
3. Jeremy Lauzon, Chicago Blackhawks
Annual award given to the defense player who demonstrates throughout the season the greatest all-round ability in the position

Frank J. Selke Trophy
1. Aleksander Bakrov, Detroit Red Wings
2. Aleksander Barkov, New Jersey Devils
3. Chris Kreider, New York Rangers
Annual award given to the forward who best excels in the defensive aspects of the game



23-4-2022 Marcus Foligno resumes light training.
Columbus Blue Jackets left wing Marcus Foligno has resumed light training after his abdomen injury and is listed day to day.

23-4-2022 Marcus Foligno injured.
Marcus Foligno (CBS) suffered abdomen injury during the game in an incident with Antoine Roussel (SJ). He is expected to be sidelined for about a week. Injuries are a part of the game, I'm just happy it's not too serious, he said in a TV interview.

21-4-2022 Joonas Korpisalo frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Joonas Korpisalo feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Joonas Korpisalo was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 3rd round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 362 NHL games during his career, booking 15 career shutouts and allowing 992 goals. The 27 year old goaltender has played 57 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, allowing 160 goals on 1164 while booking 4 shutouts.


20-4-2022 Xavier Ouellet frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Xavier Ouellet feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of France, Xavier Ouellet was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 2nd round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 479 NHL games during his career, notching 25 goals and adding 84 assists along with 86 penalty minutes. The 28 year old defenseman has played 82 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 10+30=40 with 12 PIM.


20-4-2022 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Olivier Ekman-Larsson is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Nolan Patrick is looking red hot with a 7 game point streak. Neil Newfield is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak.

Who's cold

Michael Frolik has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Zachary Werenski has played 14 games without a goal. Joonas Korpisalo has been chilly and allowed 10 goals in 2 games. Xavier Ouellet has played 10 games without a goal. Alex Killorn is down on his game pulling a 10 game streak without registering a single point. Matt Niskanen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Maxime Comtois has lost his sights and is now 10 games without a goal. Yuri Pencherjevsky is sliding on a 27 game streak without registering a single point.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



19-4-2022 Pierre-Luc Dubois frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets center Pierre-Luc Dubois feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Pierre-Luc Dubois was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 1st round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 477 NHL games during his career, notching 195 goals and adding 260 assists along with 404 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 82 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 40+50=90 with 90 PIM.


17-4-2022 Peter Thome frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Peter Thome feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Peter Thome was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 6th round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 74 NHL games during his career, booking 1 career shutouts and allowing 224 goals. The 24 year old goaltender has played 29 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, allowing 98 goals on 693 while booking 0 shutouts.


16-4-2022 Playoff series preview
San Jose Sharks will start at home against the Columbus Blue Jackets in the first round clash. On paper, the San Jose Sharks seem to have an advantage over the Columbus Blue Jackets and should have little trouble winning the series.

San Jose Sharks injuries:

Columbus Blue Jackets injuries:

Prediction: San Jose Sharks wins the series 4-0.



13-4-2022 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Pierre-Luc Dubois is looking red hot with a 8 game point streak.

Who's cold

Zachary Werenski has played 12 games without a goal. Alex Killorn has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Matt Niskanen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Maxime Comtois has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Yuri Pencherjevsky is sliding on a 25 game streak without registering a single point. Neil Newfield has lost his sights and is now 19 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



12-4-2022 Team captain meets with Michael Frolik
Following the team's recent 2-5 win at Pittsburgh Penguins on 29-3-2022, Columbus Blue Jackets captain Maxime Comtois and Michael Frolik were seen outside the dressing room going over some things. He has had some trouble chipping in, so I thought it was time for a little chat, said Maxime Comtois

8-4-2022 Alex Killorn frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets left wing Alex Killorn feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Alex Killorn was originally drafted to the NHL by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 3rd round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 756 NHL games during his career, notching 153 goals and adding 189 assists along with 415 penalty minutes. The 32 year old left wing has played 82 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 8+7=15 with 16 PIM.


6-4-2022 Taylor Raddysh frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets right wing Taylor Raddysh feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Taylor Raddysh was originally drafted to the NHL by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 2nd round of the 2016 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old right wing has not yet played for the Columbus Blue Jackets this season. He has played 71 games with the Syracuse Crunch this season, totalling 11+5=16 with 18 PIM.


6-4-2022 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Pierre-Luc Dubois is looking red hot with a 8 game point streak.

Who's cold

Zachary Werenski has played 12 games without a goal. Alex Killorn has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Matt Niskanen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Maxime Comtois has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Yuri Pencherjevsky is sliding on a 25 game streak without registering a single point. Neil Newfield has lost his sights and is now 19 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



4-4-2022 Justin Faulk frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Justin Faulk feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Justin Faulk was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 2nd round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 818 NHL games during his career, notching 126 goals and adding 324 assists along with 302 penalty minutes. The 30 year old defenseman has played 82 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 15+45=60 with 50 PIM.


3-4-2022 Pierre-Luc Dubois frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets center Pierre-Luc Dubois feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Pierre-Luc Dubois was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 1st round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 477 NHL games during his career, notching 195 goals and adding 260 assists along with 404 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 82 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 40+50=90 with 90 PIM.


2-4-2022 Cal Clutterbuck frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets right wing Cal Clutterbuck feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Cal Clutterbuck was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 3rd round of the 2006 entry draft. He has appeared in 939 NHL games during his career, notching 134 goals and adding 114 assists along with 553 penalty minutes. The 34 year old right wing has played 82 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 11+7=18 with 22 PIM.


1-4-2022 Team captain meets with Alex Killorn
Following the team's recent 2-5 win at Pittsburgh Penguins on 29-3-2022, Columbus Blue Jackets captain Maxime Comtois and Alex Killorn were seen outside the dressing room going over some things. He has had some trouble chipping in, so I thought it was time for a little chat, said Maxime Comtois

31-3-2022 Cal Clutterbuck frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets right wing Cal Clutterbuck feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Cal Clutterbuck was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 3rd round of the 2006 entry draft. He has appeared in 939 NHL games during his career, notching 134 goals and adding 114 assists along with 553 penalty minutes. The 34 year old right wing has played 82 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 11+7=18 with 22 PIM.


30-3-2022 Nolan Patrick frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets center Nolan Patrick feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Nolan Patrick was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 1st round of the 2017 entry draft. He has appeared in 410 NHL games during his career, notching 129 goals and adding 199 assists along with 100 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 82 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 38+44=82 with 24 PIM.


30-3-2022 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Sebastian Aho is looking good with 5 points in 2 games last week. Pierre-Luc Dubois is looking red hot with a 8 game point streak. Paul Bittner is looking good with 5 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

Zachary Werenski has played 12 games without a goal. Alex Killorn has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Matt Niskanen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Maxime Comtois has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Yuri Pencherjevsky is sliding on a 25 game streak without registering a single point. Neil Newfield has lost his sights and is now 19 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



29-3-2022 Sebastian Aho reaches career high !
Sebastian Aho marked a new career high in points with 85 after assisting in tonights game against Pittsburgh Penguins on a goal by Paul Bittner. All of them are special, but I'm going to remember this one the most, he commented during a post game radio interview..

A native of Finland, Sebastian Aho was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 2nd round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 452 NHL games during his career, notching 178 goals and adding 202 assists along with 306 penalty minutes. The 24 year old left wing has played 81 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 40+45=85 with 70 PIM.


28-3-2022 Taylor Raddysh frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets right wing Taylor Raddysh feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Taylor Raddysh was originally drafted to the NHL by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 2nd round of the 2016 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old right wing has not yet played for the Columbus Blue Jackets this season. He has played 70 games with the Syracuse Crunch this season, totalling 11+5=16 with 18 PIM.


26-3-2022 Pierre-Luc Dubois frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets center Pierre-Luc Dubois feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Pierre-Luc Dubois was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 1st round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 476 NHL games during his career, notching 193 goals and adding 260 assists along with 404 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 81 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 38+50=88 with 90 PIM.


25-3-2022 Scott Lin frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets left wing Scott Lin feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Scott Lin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 4th round of the 2017 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old left wing has not yet played for the Columbus Blue Jackets this season. He has played 80 games with the Syracuse Crunch this season, totalling 22+19=41 with 80 PIM.


24-3-2022 Alex Killorn frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets left wing Alex Killorn feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Alex Killorn was originally drafted to the NHL by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 3rd round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 754 NHL games during his career, notching 153 goals and adding 189 assists along with 413 penalty minutes. The 32 year old left wing has played 80 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 8+7=15 with 14 PIM.


23-3-2022 Team captain meets with Cal Clutterbuck
Following the team's recent 0-4 win at Arizona Coyotes on 23-3-2022, Columbus Blue Jackets captain Maxime Comtois and Cal Clutterbuck did not leave the bench after the game for a while. I wanted to go over some things that have been troubling his game lately, said Maxime Comtois

23-3-2022 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Sebastian Aho is looking good with 5 points in 4 games last week. Pierre-Luc Dubois is looking red hot with a 6 game point streak. Anthony Mantha is looking red hot with a 6 game point streak. Nolan Patrick is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak.

Who's cold

Marcus Foligno has lost his sights and is now 15 games without a goal. Zachary Werenski has played 10 games without a goal. Peter Thome hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Olivier Ekman-Larsson has played 16 games without a goal. Alex Killorn has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Matt Niskanen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Ryan Poehling has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Maxime Comtois has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Yuri Pencherjevsky is sliding on a 23 game streak without registering a single point. Neil Newfield has lost his sights and is now 17 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



22-3-2022 Xavier Ouellet frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Xavier Ouellet feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of France, Xavier Ouellet was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 2nd round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 476 NHL games during his career, notching 25 goals and adding 82 assists along with 84 penalty minutes. The 28 year old defenseman has played 79 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 10+28=38 with 10 PIM.


22-3-2022 Team captain meets with Cal Clutterbuck
Following the team's recent 3-3 tie at Winnipeg Jets on 20-3-2022, Columbus Blue Jackets captain Maxime Comtois and Cal Clutterbuck were seen outside the dressing room going over some things. He has had some trouble chipping in, so I thought it was time for a little chat, said Maxime Comtois

21-3-2022 Taylor Raddysh frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets right wing Taylor Raddysh feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Taylor Raddysh was originally drafted to the NHL by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 2nd round of the 2016 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old right wing has not yet played for the Columbus Blue Jackets this season. He has played 68 games with the Syracuse Crunch this season, totalling 11+5=16 with 18 PIM.


20-3-2022 Anthony Mantha frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets left wing Anthony Mantha feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Anthony Mantha was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 1st round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 477 NHL games during his career, notching 184 goals and adding 173 assists along with 362 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has played 79 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 43+35=78 with 102 PIM.


20-3-2022 Scott Lin uncertain about future
Scott Lin wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

19-3-2022 Taylor Raddysh frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets right wing Taylor Raddysh feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Taylor Raddysh was originally drafted to the NHL by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 2nd round of the 2016 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old right wing has not yet played for the Columbus Blue Jackets this season. He has played 67 games with the Syracuse Crunch this season, totalling 11+5=16 with 8 PIM.


19-3-2022 Nolan Patrick reaches career high !
Nolan Patrick marked a new career high in points with 76 after scoring in tonights game against Anaheim Ducks on a feed by Neil Newfield. When you come to play, good things happen, our record breaker told a Hockey Night in Canada reporter.

A native of Canada, Nolan Patrick was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 1st round of the 2017 entry draft. He has appeared in 405 NHL games during his career, notching 128 goals and adding 194 assists along with 100 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 77 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 37+39=76 with 24 PIM.


17-3-2022 Anthony Mantha reaches career high !
Anthony Mantha marked a new career high in goals with 42 tallies after scoring in tonights game against Detroit Red Wings on a feed by Ryan Poehling. The coach gave me a chance to play, and I'm just trying to show him he made the right decision, he pointed out to the gathered press corps.

A native of Canada, Anthony Mantha was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 1st round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 474 NHL games during his career, notching 183 goals and adding 172 assists along with 360 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has played 76 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 42+34=76 with 100 PIM.


16-3-2022 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Zachary Werenski is looking steady with 4 points in 4 games last week. Pierre-Luc Dubois is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Paul Bittner is looking steady with 4 points in 4 games last week. Anthony Mantha is looking steady with 4 points in 4 games last week. Olivier Ekman-Larsson is looking steady with 4 points in 4 games last week. Nolan Patrick is looking steady with 4 points in 4 games last week.

Who's cold

Marcus Foligno is down on his game pulling a 11 game streak without registering a single point. Michael Frolik is sliding on a 19 game streak without registering a single point. Peter Thome hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Matt Niskanen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Yuri Pencherjevsky is sliding on a 19 game streak without registering a single point. Neil Newfield has lost his sights and is now 13 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



15-3-2022 Cal Clutterbuck frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets right wing Cal Clutterbuck feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Cal Clutterbuck was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 3rd round of the 2006 entry draft. He has appeared in 933 NHL games during his career, notching 133 goals and adding 113 assists along with 551 penalty minutes. The 34 year old right wing has played 76 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 10+6=16 with 20 PIM.


15-3-2022 Paul Bittner reaches a milestone !
Paul Bittner scored the 300th point of his career in tonight's game against the Chicago Blackhawks on a goal by Sebastian Aho. My parents came to see this game so I just had to deliver, the happy player said in a hockey magazine..

A native of USA, Paul Bittner was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 2nd round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 394 NHL games during his career, notching 126 goals and adding 174 assists along with 264 penalty minutes. The 25 year old right wing has played 67 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 24+35=59 with 54 PIM.


13-3-2022 Team captain meets with Cal Clutterbuck
Team captain Maxime Comtois called a short meeting with Cal Clutterbuck after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I guess they needed someone to take the blame..., said Cal Clutterbuck as he left the ice, ...but I'll take it like a man

13-3-2022 Ryan Pilon frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Ryan Pilon feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Ryan Pilon was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Islanders in the 5th round of the 2015 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 25 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Columbus Blue Jackets this season. He has played 68 games with the Syracuse Crunch this season, totalling 8+21=29 with 22 PIM.


12-3-2022 Cal Clutterbuck frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets right wing Cal Clutterbuck feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Cal Clutterbuck was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 3rd round of the 2006 entry draft. He has appeared in 931 NHL games during his career, notching 133 goals and adding 113 assists along with 551 penalty minutes. The 34 year old right wing has played 74 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 10+6=16 with 20 PIM.


12-3-2022 Olivier Ekman-Larsson reaches career high !
Olivier Ekman-Larsson marked a new career high in points with 63 after assisting in tonights game against Minnesota Wild on a goal by Maxime Comtois. It is just part of my job, our record breaker told a Hockey Night in Canada reporter..

A native of Sweden, Olivier Ekman-Larsson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Arizona Coyotes in the 1st round of the 2009 entry draft. He has appeared in 834 NHL games during his career, notching 141 goals and adding 325 assists along with 418 penalty minutes. The 30 year old defenseman has played 73 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 13+50=63 with 36 PIM.


11-3-2022 Zachary Werenski frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Zachary Werenski feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Zachary Werenski was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 429 NHL games during his career, notching 47 goals and adding 178 assists along with 202 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman has played 73 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 6+35=41 with 48 PIM.


11-3-2022 Ryan Pilon frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Ryan Pilon feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Ryan Pilon was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Islanders in the 5th round of the 2015 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 25 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Columbus Blue Jackets this season. He has played 68 games with the Syracuse Crunch this season, totalling 8+21=29 with 22 PIM.


9-3-2022 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Sebastian Aho is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Zachary Werenski is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Pierre-Luc Dubois is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Paul Bittner is looking red hot with a 6 game point streak. Nolan Patrick is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Ryan Poehling is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Marcus Foligno has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Michael Frolik is sliding on a 15 game streak without registering a single point. Peter Thome hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Cal Clutterbuck is down on his game pulling a 11 game streak without registering a single point. Alex Killorn is down on his game pulling a 10 game streak without registering a single point. Matt Niskanen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Maxime Comtois has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Yuri Pencherjevsky is sliding on a 15 game streak without registering a single point. Neil Newfield has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



8-3-2022 Darren Murray resumes full training.
Syracuse Crunch defenseman Darren Murray has resumed full training after his injury.

6-3-2022 Michael Frolik speaks up.
Michael Frolik is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 7 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

6-3-2022 Cal Clutterbuck frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets right wing Cal Clutterbuck feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Cal Clutterbuck was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 3rd round of the 2006 entry draft. He has appeared in 928 NHL games during his career, notching 132 goals and adding 113 assists along with 549 penalty minutes. The 34 year old right wing has played 71 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 9+6=15 with 18 PIM.


4-3-2022 Peter Thome frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Peter Thome feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Peter Thome was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 6th round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 73 NHL games during his career, booking 1 career shutouts and allowing 223 goals. The 24 year old goaltender has played 28 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, allowing 97 goals on 685 while booking 0 shutouts.


4-3-2022 Ryan Pilon frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Ryan Pilon feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Ryan Pilon was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Islanders in the 5th round of the 2015 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 25 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Columbus Blue Jackets this season. He has played 68 games with the Syracuse Crunch this season, totalling 8+21=29 with 22 PIM.


4-3-2022 Ryan Pilon resumes full training.
Syracuse Crunch defenseman Ryan Pilon has resumed full training after his injury.

3-3-2022 Ryan Pilon frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Ryan Pilon feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Ryan Pilon was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Islanders in the 5th round of the 2015 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 25 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Columbus Blue Jackets this season. He has played 68 games with the Syracuse Crunch this season, totalling 8+21=29 with 22 PIM.


3-3-2022 Darren Murray resumes light training.
Syracuse Crunch defenseman Darren Murray has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

3-3-2022 Ryan Poehling reaches career high !
Ryan Poehling marked a new career high in points with 31 after assisting in tonights game against Dallas Stars on a goal by Zachary Werenski. In a game like this, it was nice to set that milestone, he said after the game..

A native of USA, Ryan Poehling was originally drafted to the NHL by the Florida Panthers in the 2nd round of the 2017 entry draft. He has appeared in 316 NHL games during his career, notching 42 goals and adding 50 assists along with 102 penalty minutes. The 22 year old center has played 69 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 11+20=31 with 34 PIM.


3-3-2022 Darren Murray injured.
Darren Murray of Syracuse Crunch suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Utah Grizzlies. He is expected to be sidelined for about a week . I'm just looking forward to getting back on the ice and helping this team win, was his comment to the press after leaving the game.

2-3-2022 Team captain meets with Michael Frolik
Following the team's recent 1-5 win at Tampa Bay Lightning on 1-3-2022, Columbus Blue Jackets captain Maxime Comtois and Michael Frolik did not leave the dressing room for some time. I think it was time to get some things out of the way, said Maxime Comtois

2-3-2022 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Justin Faulk is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Sebastian Aho is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 3 game goalstreak. Pierre-Luc Dubois is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak. Paul Bittner is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Anthony Mantha is looking steady with 4 points in 4 games last week. Olivier Ekman-Larsson is looking red hot with a 7 game point streak. Nolan Patrick is looking good with a 5 game point scoring streak with 3 game goalstreak.

Who's cold

Michael Frolik is down on his game pulling a 12 game streak without registering a single point. Peter Thome hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Cal Clutterbuck has lost his sights and is now 17 games without a goal. Alex Killorn has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Matt Niskanen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Ryan Poehling has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Maxime Comtois has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Neil Newfield has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



1-3-2022 Olivier Ekman-Larsson reaches career high !
Olivier Ekman-Larsson marked a new career high in assists with 46 assists after assisting in tonights game against Tampa Bay Lightning on a goal by Pierre-Luc Dubois. We were playing our game tonight and I just happened to be in the right place at the right time, he said as he packed up his gear.

A native of Sweden, Olivier Ekman-Larsson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Arizona Coyotes in the 1st round of the 2009 entry draft. He has appeared in 829 NHL games during his career, notching 141 goals and adding 321 assists along with 418 penalty minutes. The 30 year old defenseman has played 68 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 13+46=59 with 36 PIM.


28-2-2022 Taylor Raddysh resumes full training.
Syracuse Crunch right wing Taylor Raddysh has resumed full training after his injury.

27-2-2022 Michael Frolik speaks up.
Michael Frolik is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 7 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

27-2-2022 Joonas Korpisalo frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Joonas Korpisalo feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Joonas Korpisalo was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 3rd round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 348 NHL games during his career, booking 12 career shutouts and allowing 964 goals. The 27 year old goaltender has played 43 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, allowing 132 goals on 920 while booking 1 shutouts.


27-2-2022 Ryan Pilon resumes light training.
Syracuse Crunch defenseman Ryan Pilon has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

27-2-2022 Ryan Pilon injured.
Ryan Pilon of Syracuse Crunch suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Albany River Rats. He is expected to be sidelined for about a week . The doctors told me to take it easy for a while but I'll be taking back what's mine soon enough, the injured player commented.

26-2-2022 Team captain meets with Alex Killorn
Following the team's recent 4-5 OT loss against Chicago Blackhawks on 25-2-2022, Columbus Blue Jackets captain Maxime Comtois and Alex Killorn did not leave the bench after the game for a while. I wanted to go over some things that have been troubling his game lately, said Maxime Comtois

25-2-2022 Taylor Raddysh frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets right wing Taylor Raddysh feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Taylor Raddysh was originally drafted to the NHL by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 2nd round of the 2016 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old right wing has not yet played for the Columbus Blue Jackets this season. He has played 57 games with the Syracuse Crunch this season, totalling 11+2=13 with 6 PIM.


25-2-2022 Nolan Patrick reaches career high !
Nolan Patrick marked a new career high in goals with 29 tallies after scoring in tonights game against Chicago Blackhawks on a feed by Pierre-Luc Dubois. With line mates like I have, it makes it pretty easy to score goals, he commented during a post game radio interview.

A native of Canada, Nolan Patrick was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 1st round of the 2017 entry draft. He has appeared in 394 NHL games during his career, notching 120 goals and adding 190 assists along with 100 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 66 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 29+35=64 with 24 PIM.


24-2-2022 Taylor Raddysh injured.
Taylor Raddysh of Syracuse Crunch suffered knee injury during tonights minorleague game against the Manitoba Moose. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . They just want to be careful after what happened to me last time. I'll dress for tomorrows practice, then it's up to the coaching staff, he commented from the trainers bench.

23-2-2022 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Justin Faulk is looking red hot with a 6 game point streak. Sebastian Aho is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Zachary Werenski is looking steady with 4 points in 4 games last week. Pierre-Luc Dubois is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak. Anthony Mantha is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Xavier Ouellet is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Olivier Ekman-Larsson is looking good with 7 points in 4 games last week. Nolan Patrick is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Neil Newfield is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week.

Who's cold

Michael Frolik has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Peter Thome hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Cal Clutterbuck has lost his sights and is now 13 games without a goal. Matt Niskanen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



22-2-2022 Michael Frolik speaks up.
Michael Frolik is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 7 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

21-2-2022 Alex Killorn frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets left wing Alex Killorn feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Alex Killorn was originally drafted to the NHL by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 3rd round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 738 NHL games during his career, notching 152 goals and adding 189 assists along with 409 penalty minutes. The 32 year old left wing has played 64 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 7+7=14 with 10 PIM.


21-2-2022 Nolan Patrick frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets center Nolan Patrick feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Nolan Patrick was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 1st round of the 2017 entry draft. He has appeared in 392 NHL games during his career, notching 116 goals and adding 188 assists along with 98 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 64 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 25+33=58 with 22 PIM.


21-2-2022 Andrei Tortunov resumes full training.
Syracuse Crunch center Andrei Tortunov has resumed full training after his injury.

19-2-2022 Team captain meets with Cal Clutterbuck
Following the team's recent 6-4 loss at Edmonton Oilers on 18-2-2022, Columbus Blue Jackets captain Maxime Comtois and Cal Clutterbuck were seen outside the dressing room going over some things. He has had some trouble chipping in, so I thought it was time for a little chat, said Maxime Comtois

16-2-2022 Anthony Mantha frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets left wing Anthony Mantha feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Anthony Mantha was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 1st round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 459 NHL games during his career, notching 173 goals and adding 168 assists along with 344 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has played 61 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 32+30=62 with 84 PIM.


16-2-2022 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Justin Faulk is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Nolan Patrick is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Marcus Foligno has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Zachary Werenski has played 13 games without a goal. Pierre-Luc Dubois has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Peter Thome hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Xavier Ouellet has played 14 games without a goal. Cal Clutterbuck has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Alex Killorn has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Matt Niskanen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Maxime Comtois has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Neil Newfield has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



16-2-2022 Andrei Tortunov resumes light training.
Syracuse Crunch center Andrei Tortunov has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

14-2-2022 Team captain meets with Peter Thome
Team captain Maxime Comtois called a short meeting with Peter Thome after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I guess they needed someone to take the blame..., said Peter Thome as he left the ice, ...but I'll take it like a man

11-2-2022 Team captain meets with Cal Clutterbuck
Following the team's recent 1-4 loss against Winnipeg Jets on 10-2-2022, Columbus Blue Jackets captain Maxime Comtois and Cal Clutterbuck did not leave the bench after the game for a while. I wanted to go over some things that have been troubling his game lately, said Maxime Comtois

9-2-2022 Cal Clutterbuck frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets right wing Cal Clutterbuck feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Cal Clutterbuck was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 3rd round of the 2006 entry draft. He has appeared in 915 NHL games during his career, notching 132 goals and adding 112 assists along with 543 penalty minutes. The 34 year old right wing has played 58 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 9+5=14 with 12 PIM.


9-2-2022 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Paul Bittner is looking good with a 5 game point scoring streak with 5 game goalstreak. Anthony Mantha is looking good with a 4 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak. Nolan Patrick is looking good with a 4 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak.

Who's cold

Zachary Werenski has played 10 games without a goal. Joonas Korpisalo has been chilly and allowed 9 goals in 2 games. Xavier Ouellet has played 11 games without a goal. Cal Clutterbuck has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Matt Niskanen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Maxime Comtois has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Neil Newfield has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



8-2-2022 Joonas Korpisalo frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Joonas Korpisalo feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Joonas Korpisalo was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 3rd round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 338 NHL games during his career, booking 11 career shutouts and allowing 932 goals. The 27 year old goaltender has played 33 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, allowing 100 goals on 715 while booking 0 shutouts.


7-2-2022 Michael Frolik speaks up.
Michael Frolik is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 7 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

7-2-2022 Sebastian Aho frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets left wing Sebastian Aho feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Sebastian Aho was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 2nd round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 429 NHL games during his career, notching 167 goals and adding 190 assists along with 282 penalty minutes. The 24 year old left wing has played 58 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 29+33=62 with 46 PIM.


7-2-2022 Team captain meets with Peter Thome
Team captain Maxime Comtois called a short meeting with Peter Thome after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I have to take the brunt of this, said Peter Thome as he left the ice. My play has not been up to snuff and if I'm not contributing more, I have to work harder.

7-2-2022 Nolan Patrick reaches a milestone !
Nolan Patrick scored the 300th point of his career in tonight's game against the Calgary Flames on a feed by Olivier Ekman-Larsson. I just want to thank all the people that have supported me throughout my career. I couldn't have done this without them, he commented during a post game radio interview.

A native of Canada, Nolan Patrick was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 1st round of the 2017 entry draft. He has appeared in 385 NHL games during his career, notching 115 goals and adding 185 assists along with 96 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 57 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 24+30=54 with 20 PIM.


6-2-2022 Michael Frolik speaks up.
Michael Frolik is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 7 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

6-2-2022 Pierre-Luc Dubois frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets center Pierre-Luc Dubois feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Pierre-Luc Dubois was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 1st round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 452 NHL games during his career, notching 183 goals and adding 242 assists along with 372 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 57 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 28+32=60 with 58 PIM.


6-2-2022 Cal Clutterbuck frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets right wing Cal Clutterbuck feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Cal Clutterbuck was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 3rd round of the 2006 entry draft. He has appeared in 914 NHL games during his career, notching 132 goals and adding 112 assists along with 543 penalty minutes. The 34 year old right wing has played 57 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 9+5=14 with 12 PIM.


5-2-2022 Sebastian Aho frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets left wing Sebastian Aho feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Sebastian Aho was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 2nd round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 428 NHL games during his career, notching 167 goals and adding 190 assists along with 280 penalty minutes. The 24 year old left wing has played 57 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 29+33=62 with 44 PIM.


5-2-2022 Ryan Poehling reaches career high !
Ryan Poehling marked a new career high in assists with 18 assists after assisting in tonights game against Chicago Blackhawks on a goal by Paul Bittner. Whatever I can do to help the team is okay by me. As long as we get the 2 points that's the main thing, he replied after giving his game stick to a representative of a local charity organization.

A native of USA, Ryan Poehling was originally drafted to the NHL by the Florida Panthers in the 2nd round of the 2017 entry draft. He has appeared in 303 NHL games during his career, notching 40 goals and adding 48 assists along with 94 penalty minutes. The 22 year old center has played 56 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 9+18=27 with 26 PIM.


2-2-2022 Taylor Raddysh frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets right wing Taylor Raddysh feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Taylor Raddysh was originally drafted to the NHL by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 2nd round of the 2016 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old right wing has not yet played for the Columbus Blue Jackets this season. He has played 52 games with the Syracuse Crunch this season, totalling 7+2=9 with 4 PIM.


2-2-2022 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Sebastian Aho is looking red hot with a 10 game point streak. Pierre-Luc Dubois is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Paul Bittner is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 3 game goalstreak. Anthony Mantha is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Xavier Ouellet is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Nolan Patrick is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Ryan Poehling is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak.

Who's cold

Michael Frolik is down on his game pulling a 10 game streak without registering a single point. Matt Niskanen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



31-1-2022 Taylor Raddysh resumes full training.
Syracuse Crunch right wing Taylor Raddysh has resumed full training after his injury.

29-1-2022 Michael Frolik speaks up.
Michael Frolik is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 7 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

29-1-2022 Xavier Ouellet frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Xavier Ouellet feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of France, Xavier Ouellet was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 2nd round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 453 NHL games during his career, notching 21 goals and adding 76 assists along with 84 penalty minutes. The 28 year old defenseman has played 56 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 6+22=28 with 10 PIM.


28-1-2022 Eckert Sauer resumes full training.
Syracuse Crunch center Eckert Sauer has resumed full training after his injury.

27-1-2022 Eckert Sauer injured.
Eckert Sauer of Syracuse Crunch suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Cleveland Barons. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . It's nothing, just two good guys goin' at it - nobody got seriously hurt, was his comment to the press after leaving the game.

26-1-2022 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Justin Faulk is looking red hot with a 6 game point streak. Sebastian Aho is looking red hot with a 8 game point streak. Zachary Werenski is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Paul Bittner is looking steady with 4 points in 4 games last week. Anthony Mantha is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Olivier Ekman-Larsson is looking good with 8 points in 4 games last week. Nolan Patrick is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Maxime Comtois is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week.

Who's cold

Marcus Foligno has lost his sights and is now 10 games without a goal. Michael Frolik has lost his sights and is now 15 games without a goal. Matt Niskanen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



26-1-2022 Taylor Raddysh resumes light training.
Syracuse Crunch right wing Taylor Raddysh has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

26-1-2022 Taylor Raddysh injured.
Taylor Raddysh of Syracuse Crunch suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Worcester Icecats. He is expected to be sidelined for about a week . It is one of those nagging injuries that you just have to wait out, he said while limping toward the dressing room.

21-1-2022 Anthony Mantha frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets left wing Anthony Mantha feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Anthony Mantha was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 1st round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 449 NHL games during his career, notching 168 goals and adding 162 assists along with 330 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has played 51 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 27+24=51 with 70 PIM.


20-1-2022 Pierre-Luc Dubois frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets center Pierre-Luc Dubois feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Pierre-Luc Dubois was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 1st round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 446 NHL games during his career, notching 180 goals and adding 240 assists along with 366 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 51 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 25+30=55 with 52 PIM.


19-1-2022 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Justin Faulk is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Sebastian Aho is looking good with a 4 game point scoring streak with 2 game goalstreak. Pierre-Luc Dubois is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. Paul Bittner is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Anthony Mantha is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Marcus Foligno has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Michael Frolik has lost his sights and is now 11 games without a goal. Cal Clutterbuck is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Olivier Ekman-Larsson has played 12 games without a goal. Alex Killorn has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Matt Niskanen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Nolan Patrick has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Neil Newfield is down on his game pulling a 11 game streak without registering a single point.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



19-1-2022 Eckert Sauer resumes full training.
Syracuse Crunch center Eckert Sauer has resumed full training after his injury.

18-1-2022 Columbus Blue Jackets players named to All-Star Game
The following players from Columbus Blue Jackets were named to this year's All-Star Game:
-Sebastian Aho
-Joonas Korpisalo
-Olivier Ekman-Larsson


17-1-2022 Samuel Bitten resumes full training.
Syracuse Crunch center Samuel Bitten has resumed full training after his leg injury.

16-1-2022 Eckert Sauer injured.
Eckert Sauer of Syracuse Crunch suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Milwaukee Admirals. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . Nothing serious, but I do remember who hit me and caused the injury, he commented to the press.

16-1-2022 Andrei Tortunov injured.
Andrei Tortunov of Syracuse Crunch suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Milwaukee Admirals. He is expected to be sidelined for more than a month . Looks like I'll be riding the bike for awhile, he said as medics fastened him onto the stretcher.

12-1-2022 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Anthony Mantha is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak. Olivier Ekman-Larsson is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Michael Frolik has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Matt Niskanen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Ryan Poehling has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Maxime Comtois has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Neil Newfield has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



12-1-2022 Samuel Bitten resumes light training.
Syracuse Crunch center Samuel Bitten has resumed light training after his leg injury and is listed day to day.

11-1-2022 praises Roman Troschinsky
Columbus Blue Jackets head coach has praised young right wing Roman Troschinsky in his latest interviews. Altough he seems very fond of this highly skilled youngster, he didn't want to comment on his team's strategy concerning the upcoming draft.

Roman Troschinsky has played 44 games with North Bay Centennials this season, collecting 25+19=44 with 13 PIM.


11-1-2022 Olivier Ekman-Larsson reaches a milestone !
Olivier Ekman-Larsson notched the 300th assist of his career in tonight's game against the New York Islanders on a goal by Pierre-Luc Dubois. I just come to the rink ready to play and give it 110%, he read from a prepared speech..

A native of Sweden, Olivier Ekman-Larsson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Arizona Coyotes in the 1st round of the 2009 entry draft. He has appeared in 807 NHL games during his career, notching 136 goals and adding 300 assists along with 412 penalty minutes. The 30 year old defenseman has played 46 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 8+25=33 with 30 PIM.


11-1-2022 Justin Faulk reaches a milestone !
Justin Faulk notched the 300th assist of his career in tonight's game against the New York Islanders on a goal by Anthony Mantha. Hey, I'm just happy it went in the net. Wins are more important than assist records for us right now, the player said in an interview..

A native of USA, Justin Faulk was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 2nd round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 782 NHL games during his career, notching 120 goals and adding 300 assists along with 282 penalty minutes. The 29 year old defenseman has played 46 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 9+21=30 with 30 PIM.


10-1-2022 Darren Murray resumes full training.
Syracuse Crunch defenseman Darren Murray has resumed full training after his injury.

9-1-2022 Justin Faulk frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Justin Faulk feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Justin Faulk was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 2nd round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 782 NHL games during his career, notching 120 goals and adding 299 assists along with 282 penalty minutes. The 29 year old defenseman has played 46 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 9+20=29 with 30 PIM.


9-1-2022 Erik Ellingsson resumes full training.
Syracuse Crunch left wing Erik Ellingsson has resumed full training after his injury.

5-1-2022 Sebastian Aho frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets left wing Sebastian Aho feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Sebastian Aho was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 2nd round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 415 NHL games during his career, notching 161 goals and adding 181 assists along with 264 penalty minutes. The 24 year old left wing has played 44 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 23+24=47 with 28 PIM.


5-1-2022 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Justin Faulk is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Sebastian Aho is looking good with a 5 game point scoring streak with 2 game goalstreak. Pierre-Luc Dubois is looking good with a 5 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak. Paul Bittner is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Nolan Patrick is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Michael Frolik has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Peter Thome has been chilly and allowed 15 goals in 3 games. Alex Killorn has lost his sights and is now 14 games without a goal. Matt Niskanen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Neil Newfield has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



5-1-2022 Darren Murray resumes light training.
Syracuse Crunch defenseman Darren Murray has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

4-1-2022 Peter Thome frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Peter Thome feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Peter Thome was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 6th round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 69 NHL games during his career, booking 1 career shutouts and allowing 212 goals. The 24 year old goaltender has played 24 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, allowing 86 goals on 600 while booking 0 shutouts.


4-1-2022 Erik Ellingsson resumes light training.
Syracuse Crunch left wing Erik Ellingsson has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

3-1-2022 Pierre-Luc Dubois frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets center Pierre-Luc Dubois feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Pierre-Luc Dubois was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 1st round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 438 NHL games during his career, notching 176 goals and adding 236 assists along with 354 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 43 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 21+26=47 with 40 PIM.


31-12-2021 Samuel Bitten injured.
Samuel Bitten of Syracuse Crunch suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Philadelphia Phantoms. He is expected to be sidelined for around two weeks . I think it's rehabilitation for the next couple of weeks for me, he quoted before being taken to the hospital for tests.

30-12-2021 Zachary Werenski frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Zachary Werenski feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Zachary Werenski was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 397 NHL games during his career, notching 42 goals and adding 163 assists along with 184 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman has played 41 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 1+20=21 with 30 PIM.


30-12-2021 Xavier Ouellet frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Xavier Ouellet feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of France, Xavier Ouellet was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 2nd round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 438 NHL games during his career, notching 20 goals and adding 70 assists along with 80 penalty minutes. The 28 year old defenseman has played 41 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 5+16=21 with 6 PIM.


30-12-2021 Samuel Bitten resumes full training.
Syracuse Crunch center Samuel Bitten has resumed full training after his leg injury.

29-12-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Justin Faulk is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Zachary Werenski is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Pierre-Luc Dubois is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Paul Bittner is looking good with 7 points in 3 games last week. Anthony Mantha is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Xavier Ouellet is looking red hot with a 6 game point streak. Nolan Patrick is looking good with a 4 game point scoring streak with 3 game goalstreak. Ryan Poehling is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Marcus Foligno has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Joonas Korpisalo hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Cal Clutterbuck has lost his sights and is now 19 games without a goal. Alex Killorn has lost his sights and is now 11 games without a goal. Matt Niskanen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



29-12-2021 Samuel Bitten injured.
Samuel Bitten of Syracuse Crunch suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Grand Rapids Griffins. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . I just hope I can get back on the ice quickly and do what I can for the team, he said as medics fastened him onto the stretcher.

28-12-2021 Michael Frolik speaks up.
Michael Frolik is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 7 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

28-12-2021 Sebastian Aho frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets left wing Sebastian Aho feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Sebastian Aho was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 2nd round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 411 NHL games during his career, notching 159 goals and adding 178 assists along with 260 penalty minutes. The 24 year old left wing has played 40 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 21+21=42 with 24 PIM.


28-12-2021 Xavier Ouellet reaches career high !
Xavier Ouellet marked a new career high in assists with 16 assists after assisting in tonights game against San Jose Sharks on a goal by Paul Bittner. It's always nice to give a good pass..., he read from a prepared speech.

A native of France, Xavier Ouellet was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 2nd round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 436 NHL games during his career, notching 19 goals and adding 70 assists along with 80 penalty minutes. The 28 year old defenseman has played 39 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 4+16=20 with 6 PIM.


28-12-2021 Xavier Ouellet reaches career high !
Xavier Ouellet marked a new career high in points with 20 after assisting in tonights game against San Jose Sharks on a goal by Paul Bittner. Wow, I feel good about it...I guess, he commented during a post game radio interview..

A native of France, Xavier Ouellet was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 2nd round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 436 NHL games during his career, notching 19 goals and adding 70 assists along with 80 penalty minutes. The 28 year old defenseman has played 39 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 4+16=20 with 6 PIM.


26-12-2021 Darren Murray injured.
Darren Murray of Syracuse Crunch suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Milwaukee Admirals. He is expected to be sidelined for around two weeks . It was very painfull at first, but now it is a little better, hopefully within 2-3 weeks I'll be back in action, he commented in a radio interview after the game.

23-12-2021 Team captain meets with Josh Manson
Team captain Maxime Comtois called a short meeting with Josh Manson after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I guess they needed someone to take the blame..., said Josh Manson as he left the ice, ...but I'll take it like a man

22-12-2021 Player of the week: Sebastian Aho (L)
NHL has awarded Sebastian Aho (L) of Columbus Blue Jackets as Player Of The Week He registered 4 goals and 2 assists for 6 points in 4 games last week. He also had 1 game winning goal.

A native of Finland, Sebastian Aho was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 2nd round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 409 NHL games during his career, notching 158 goals and adding 178 assists along with 258 penalty minutes. The 24 year old left wing has played 38 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 20+21=41 with 22 PIM.


22-12-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Sebastian Aho is looking good with 6 points in 4 games last week. Pierre-Luc Dubois is looking good with 5 points in 4 games last week. Anthony Mantha is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Xavier Ouellet is looking good with 5 points in 4 games last week. Olivier Ekman-Larsson is looking steady with 4 points in 4 games last week. Nolan Patrick is looking good with 5 points in 4 games last week.

Who's cold

Marcus Foligno has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Michael Frolik has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Justin Faulk has played 20 games without a goal. Zachary Werenski has played 38 games without a goal. Joonas Korpisalo hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Cal Clutterbuck has lost his sights and is now 16 games without a goal. Alex Killorn has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Matt Niskanen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Ryan Poehling has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Maxime Comtois has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Neil Newfield has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



22-12-2021 Erik Ellingsson injured.
Erik Ellingsson of Syracuse Crunch suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Hartford Wolfpack. He is expected to be sidelined for around two weeks . I won't be able to do much for the next few weeks, he said while limping toward the dressing room.

21-12-2021 Team captain meets with Anthony Mantha
Following the team's recent 4-2 win against Colorado Avalanche on 21-12-2021, Columbus Blue Jackets captain Maxime Comtois and Anthony Mantha were seen outside the dressing room going over some things. He has had some trouble chipping in, so I thought it was time for a little chat, said Maxime Comtois

21-12-2021 Alex Killorn frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets left wing Alex Killorn feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Alex Killorn was originally drafted to the NHL by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 3rd round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 711 NHL games during his career, notching 149 goals and adding 187 assists along with 405 penalty minutes. The 32 year old left wing has played 37 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 4+5=9 with 6 PIM.


21-12-2021 Philip Samuelsson resumes full training.
Syracuse Crunch defenseman Philip Samuelsson has resumed full training after his injury.

20-12-2021 Taylor Raddysh resumes full training.
Syracuse Crunch right wing Taylor Raddysh has resumed full training after his injury.

19-12-2021 Joonas Korpisalo frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Joonas Korpisalo feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Joonas Korpisalo was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 3rd round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 325 NHL games during his career, booking 11 career shutouts and allowing 889 goals. The 27 year old goaltender has played 20 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, allowing 57 goals on 458 while booking 0 shutouts.


18-12-2021 Philip Samuelsson injured.
Philip Samuelsson of Syracuse Crunch suffered head injury during tonights minorleague game against the Hamilton Bulldogs. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . Small things like this happen to guys almost every game, except this time it happened to me, he commented in a radio interview after the game.

18-12-2021 Taylor Raddysh injured.
Taylor Raddysh of Syracuse Crunch suffered knee injury during tonights minorleague game against the Hamilton Bulldogs. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . I'll just put some ice on it and it'll be as good as new. It will take more than this to slow me down, he quoted before being taken to the hospital for tests.

17-12-2021 Team captain meets with Marcus Foligno
Team captain Maxime Comtois called a short meeting with Marcus Foligno after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I have to take the brunt of this, said Marcus Foligno as he left the ice. My play has not been up to snuff and if I'm not contributing more, I have to work harder.

15-12-2021 Zachary Werenski frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Zachary Werenski feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Zachary Werenski was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 390 NHL games during his career, notching 41 goals and adding 159 assists along with 180 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman has played 34 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 0+16=16 with 26 PIM.


15-12-2021 Pierre-Luc Dubois frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets center Pierre-Luc Dubois feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Pierre-Luc Dubois was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 1st round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 429 NHL games during his career, notching 172 goals and adding 230 assists along with 346 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 34 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 17+20=37 with 32 PIM.


15-12-2021 Player of the week: Anthony Mantha (L)
NHL has awarded Anthony Mantha (L) of Columbus Blue Jackets as Player Of The Week He registered 5 goals and 2 assists for 7 points in 4 games last week. He also had 1 game winning goal.

A native of Canada, Anthony Mantha was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 1st round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 432 NHL games during his career, notching 161 goals and adding 155 assists along with 308 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has played 34 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 20+17=37 with 48 PIM.


15-12-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Sebastian Aho is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Pierre-Luc Dubois is looking steady with 4 points in 4 games last week. Paul Bittner is looking steady with 4 points in 4 games last week. Anthony Mantha is looking good with 7 points in 4 games last week. Xavier Ouellet is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Olivier Ekman-Larsson is looking steady with 4 points in 4 games last week. Nolan Patrick is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Maxime Comtois is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week.

Who's cold

Justin Faulk has played 16 games without a goal. Zachary Werenski has played 34 games without a goal. Joonas Korpisalo hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Peter Thome has been chilly and allowed 17 goals in 4 games. Cal Clutterbuck has lost his sights and is now 12 games without a goal. Matt Niskanen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Ryan Poehling is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



13-12-2021 Nolan Patrick frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets center Nolan Patrick feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Nolan Patrick was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 1st round of the 2017 entry draft. He has appeared in 361 NHL games during his career, notching 104 goals and adding 172 assists along with 88 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 33 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 13+17=30 with 12 PIM.


12-12-2021 Marcus Foligno frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets left wing Marcus Foligno feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Marcus Foligno was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 4th round of the 2009 entry draft. He has appeared in 685 NHL games during his career, notching 90 goals and adding 109 assists along with 317 penalty minutes. The 30 year old left wing has played 32 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 4+5=9 with 2 PIM.


12-12-2021 Anthony Mantha frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets left wing Anthony Mantha feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Anthony Mantha was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 1st round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 430 NHL games during his career, notching 160 goals and adding 155 assists along with 308 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has played 32 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 19+17=36 with 48 PIM.


11-12-2021 Ryan Pilon frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Ryan Pilon feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Ryan Pilon was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Islanders in the 5th round of the 2015 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 25 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Columbus Blue Jackets this season. He has played 32 games with the Syracuse Crunch this season, totalling 4+9=13 with 20 PIM.


11-12-2021 Pierre-Luc Dubois reaches a milestone !
Pierre-Luc Dubois scored the 400th point of his career in tonight's game against the Chicago Blackhawks on a feed by Sebastian Aho. Yes, it does feel great, the player said in an interview.

A native of Canada, Pierre-Luc Dubois was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 1st round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 426 NHL games during his career, notching 171 goals and adding 229 assists along with 342 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 31 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 16+19=35 with 28 PIM.


10-12-2021 Nolan Patrick frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets center Nolan Patrick feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Nolan Patrick was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 1st round of the 2017 entry draft. He has appeared in 359 NHL games during his career, notching 104 goals and adding 171 assists along with 86 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 31 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 13+16=29 with 10 PIM.


8-12-2021 Zachary Werenski frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Zachary Werenski feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Zachary Werenski was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 386 NHL games during his career, notching 41 goals and adding 159 assists along with 178 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman has played 30 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 0+16=16 with 24 PIM.


8-12-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Sebastian Aho is looking good with 6 points in 4 games last week. Zachary Werenski is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Pierre-Luc Dubois is looking good with 5 points in 4 games last week. Nolan Patrick is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Ryan Poehling is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week.

Who's cold

Marcus Foligno has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Justin Faulk has played 12 games without a goal. Paul Bittner has lost his sights and is now 12 games without a goal. Xavier Ouellet has played 25 games without a goal. Cal Clutterbuck has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Matt Niskanen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Neil Newfield has lost his sights and is now 11 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



5-12-2021 Cal Clutterbuck frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets right wing Cal Clutterbuck feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Cal Clutterbuck was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 3rd round of the 2006 entry draft. He has appeared in 885 NHL games during his career, notching 127 goals and adding 109 assists along with 537 penalty minutes. The 34 year old right wing has played 28 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 4+2=6 with 6 PIM.


5-12-2021 Darren Murray resumes full training.
Syracuse Crunch defenseman Darren Murray has resumed full training after his injury.

4-12-2021 Andrei Tortunov resumes full training.
Syracuse Crunch center Andrei Tortunov has resumed full training after his injury.

3-12-2021 Andrei Tortunov injured.
Andrei Tortunov of Syracuse Crunch suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Rochester Americans. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . Hockey is a physical game, it's not like we're playing chess out there, were his words after the game.

1-12-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Pierre-Luc Dubois is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Nolan Patrick is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

Josh Manson is sliding on a 17 game streak without registering a single point. Zachary Werenski has played 26 games without a goal. Paul Bittner has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Joonas Korpisalo has been chilly and allowed 9 goals in 2 games. Peter Thome hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Xavier Ouellet has played 21 games without a goal. Alex Killorn has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Matt Niskanen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Ryan Poehling is down on his game pulling a 10 game streak without registering a single point. Maxime Comtois has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Neil Newfield has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



1-12-2021 Eckert Sauer resumes full training.
Syracuse Crunch center Eckert Sauer has resumed full training after his injury.

30-11-2021 Xavier Ouellet frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Xavier Ouellet feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of France, Xavier Ouellet was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 2nd round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 423 NHL games during his career, notching 16 goals and adding 62 assists along with 80 penalty minutes. The 28 year old defenseman has played 26 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 1+8=9 with 6 PIM.


30-11-2021 Ryan Pilon frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Ryan Pilon feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Ryan Pilon was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Islanders in the 5th round of the 2015 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 25 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Columbus Blue Jackets this season. He has played 26 games with the Syracuse Crunch this season, totalling 4+4=8 with 20 PIM.


30-11-2021 Darren Murray resumes light training.
Syracuse Crunch defenseman Darren Murray has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

29-11-2021 Sebastian Aho frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets left wing Sebastian Aho feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Sebastian Aho was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 2nd round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 397 NHL games during his career, notching 151 goals and adding 170 assists along with 248 penalty minutes. The 24 year old left wing has played 26 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 13+13=26 with 12 PIM.


29-11-2021 Nolan Patrick frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets center Nolan Patrick feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Nolan Patrick was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 1st round of the 2017 entry draft. He has appeared in 354 NHL games during his career, notching 102 goals and adding 170 assists along with 86 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 26 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 11+15=26 with 10 PIM.


26-11-2021 Eckert Sauer resumes light training.
Syracuse Crunch center Eckert Sauer has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

25-11-2021 Team captain meets with Cal Clutterbuck
Following the team's recent 3-4 OT loss against Buffalo Sabres on 25-11-2021, Columbus Blue Jackets captain Maxime Comtois and Cal Clutterbuck did not leave the bench after the game for a while. I wanted to go over some things that have been troubling his game lately, said Maxime Comtois

25-11-2021 Nolan Patrick frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets center Nolan Patrick feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Nolan Patrick was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 1st round of the 2017 entry draft. He has appeared in 353 NHL games during his career, notching 102 goals and adding 168 assists along with 86 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 25 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 11+13=24 with 10 PIM.


24-11-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Sebastian Aho is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. Pierre-Luc Dubois is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Josh Manson is sliding on a 15 game streak without registering a single point. Zachary Werenski has played 24 games without a goal. Paul Bittner has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Peter Thome hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Anthony Mantha has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Xavier Ouellet has played 19 games without a goal. Matt Niskanen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Ryan Poehling has lost his sights and is now 19 games without a goal. Neil Newfield has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



23-11-2021 Team captain meets with Marcus Foligno
Following the team's recent 3-4 win at Nashville Predators on 23-11-2021, Columbus Blue Jackets captain Maxime Comtois and Marcus Foligno were seen outside the dressing room going over some things. He has had some trouble chipping in, so I thought it was time for a little chat, said Maxime Comtois

23-11-2021 Xavier Ouellet frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Xavier Ouellet feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of France, Xavier Ouellet was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 2nd round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 421 NHL games during his career, notching 16 goals and adding 61 assists along with 80 penalty minutes. The 28 year old defenseman has played 24 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 1+7=8 with 6 PIM.


22-11-2021 Anthony Mantha frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets left wing Anthony Mantha feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Anthony Mantha was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 1st round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 421 NHL games during his career, notching 155 goals and adding 150 assists along with 292 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has played 23 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 14+12=26 with 32 PIM.


22-11-2021 Scott Lin resumes full training.
Syracuse Crunch left wing Scott Lin has resumed full training after his injury.

21-11-2021 Cal Clutterbuck frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets right wing Cal Clutterbuck feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Cal Clutterbuck was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 3rd round of the 2006 entry draft. He has appeared in 880 NHL games during his career, notching 127 goals and adding 109 assists along with 535 penalty minutes. The 34 year old right wing has played 23 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 4+2=6 with 4 PIM.


21-11-2021 Taylor Raddysh resumes full training.
Syracuse Crunch right wing Taylor Raddysh has resumed full training after his injury.

20-11-2021 Marcus Foligno resumes light training.
Columbus Blue Jackets left wing Marcus Foligno has resumed light training after his abdomen injury and is listed day to day.

20-11-2021 Michael Bunting agrees on a contract.
Michael Bunting has signed a one year deal with the Syracuse Crunch. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

20-11-2021 Marcus Foligno injured.
Marcus Foligno (CBS) suffered abdomen injury during the game in an incident with K'Andre Miller (MIN). He is expected to be sidelined for about a week. I'll remember that goon's number for the cheap hit he gave me. When we meet again he better keep his head up, that's all. I was very lucky it wasn't more serious, he said as the trainers examined him.

18-11-2021 Team captain meets with Alex Killorn
Following the team's recent 2-4 loss against Los Angeles Kings on 18-11-2021, Columbus Blue Jackets captain Maxime Comtois and Alex Killorn did not leave the bench after the game for a while. I wanted to go over some things that have been troubling his game lately, said Maxime Comtois

18-11-2021 Scott Lin injured.
Scott Lin of Syracuse Crunch suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Manchester Monarchs. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . It's nothing, just two good guys goin' at it - nobody got seriously hurt, he said when he was taken off the ice.

17-11-2021 Michael Frolik speaks up.
Michael Frolik is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 6 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

17-11-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Sebastian Aho is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. Zachary Werenski is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Pierre-Luc Dubois is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Nolan Patrick is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak.

Who's cold

Marcus Foligno is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Michael Frolik has lost his sights and is now 12 games without a goal. Peter Thome hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Xavier Ouellet has played 16 games without a goal. Olivier Ekman-Larsson has played 12 games without a goal. Matt Niskanen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Ryan Poehling has lost his sights and is now 16 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



16-11-2021 Alex Killorn frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets left wing Alex Killorn feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Alex Killorn was originally drafted to the NHL by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 3rd round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 695 NHL games during his career, notching 148 goals and adding 185 assists along with 405 penalty minutes. The 32 year old left wing has played 21 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 3+3=6 with 6 PIM.


16-11-2021 Taylor Raddysh resumes light training.
Syracuse Crunch right wing Taylor Raddysh has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

16-11-2021 Taylor Raddysh injured.
Taylor Raddysh of Syracuse Crunch suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Portland Pirates. He is expected to be sidelined for about a week . I shall be back soon, and when I return promise I will do my best to help the team, the injured player commented.

13-11-2021 Nolan Patrick reaches a milestone !
Nolan Patrick scored the 100th goal of his career in tonight's game against the St. Louis Blues on a feed by Pierre-Luc Dubois. We played some good, fundamental hockey tonight. When you do that the goals always follow, he said as his teammates crowded around him.

A native of Canada, Nolan Patrick was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 1st round of the 2017 entry draft. He has appeared in 346 NHL games during his career, notching 100 goals and adding 165 assists along with 84 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 18 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 9+10=19 with 8 PIM.


10-11-2021 Michael Frolik speaks up.
Michael Frolik is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 7 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

10-11-2021 Xavier Ouellet frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Xavier Ouellet feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of France, Xavier Ouellet was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 2nd round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 415 NHL games during his career, notching 16 goals and adding 61 assists along with 80 penalty minutes. The 28 year old defenseman has played 18 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 1+7=8 with 6 PIM.


10-11-2021 Player of the week: Anthony Mantha (L)
NHL has awarded Anthony Mantha (L) of Columbus Blue Jackets as Player Of The Week He registered 3 goals and 3 assists for 6 points in 4 games last week. He also had 2 game winning goals.

A native of Canada, Anthony Mantha was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 1st round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 416 NHL games during his career, notching 155 goals and adding 147 assists along with 282 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has played 18 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 14+9=23 with 22 PIM.


10-11-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Justin Faulk is looking red hot with a 6 game point streak. Sebastian Aho is looking steady with 4 points in 4 games last week. Pierre-Luc Dubois is looking good with 6 points in 4 games last week. Paul Bittner is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Anthony Mantha is looking red hot with a 7 game point streak. Olivier Ekman-Larsson is looking steady with 4 points in 4 games last week.

Who's cold

Marcus Foligno has lost his sights and is now 18 games without a goal. Michael Frolik has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Zachary Werenski has played 18 games without a goal. Xavier Ouellet has played 13 games without a goal. Matt Niskanen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Ryan Poehling has lost his sights and is now 13 games without a goal. Maxime Comtois has lost his sights and is now 11 games without a goal. Neil Newfield has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



8-11-2021 Ryan Pilon frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Ryan Pilon feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Ryan Pilon was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Islanders in the 5th round of the 2015 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 25 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Columbus Blue Jackets this season. He has played 17 games with the Syracuse Crunch this season, totalling 2+4=6 with 20 PIM.


8-11-2021 Anthony Mantha reaches a milestone !
Anthony Mantha scored the 300th point of his career in tonight's game against the St. Louis Blues on a goal by Pierre-Luc Dubois. The puck has been bouncing for me lately, was the comment released to the press after the game..

A native of Canada, Anthony Mantha was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 1st round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 414 NHL games during his career, notching 154 goals and adding 146 assists along with 280 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has played 16 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 13+8=21 with 20 PIM.


7-11-2021 Pierre-Luc Dubois frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets center Pierre-Luc Dubois feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Pierre-Luc Dubois was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 1st round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 411 NHL games during his career, notching 161 goals and adding 217 assists along with 322 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 16 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 6+7=13 with 8 PIM.


4-11-2021 Joonas Korpisalo frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Joonas Korpisalo feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Joonas Korpisalo was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 3rd round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 314 NHL games during his career, booking 11 career shutouts and allowing 855 goals. The 27 year old goaltender has played 9 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, allowing 23 goals on 203 while booking 0 shutouts.


4-11-2021 Alex Killorn frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets left wing Alex Killorn feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Alex Killorn was originally drafted to the NHL by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 3rd round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 689 NHL games during his career, notching 147 goals and adding 184 assists along with 405 penalty minutes. The 32 year old left wing has played 15 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 2+2=4 with 6 PIM.


3-11-2021 Anthony Mantha frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets left wing Anthony Mantha feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Anthony Mantha was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 1st round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 412 NHL games during his career, notching 152 goals and adding 144 assists along with 276 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has played 14 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 11+6=17 with 16 PIM.


3-11-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Anthony Mantha is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 3 game goalstreak. Nolan Patrick is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 3 game goalstreak.

Who's cold

Marcus Foligno has lost his sights and is now 14 games without a goal. Michael Frolik has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Zachary Werenski has played 14 games without a goal. Paul Bittner has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Joonas Korpisalo hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Matt Niskanen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Ryan Poehling has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Maxime Comtois has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Neil Newfield has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



2-11-2021 Marcus Foligno frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets left wing Marcus Foligno feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Marcus Foligno was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 4th round of the 2009 entry draft. He has appeared in 667 NHL games during his career, notching 86 goals and adding 106 assists along with 315 penalty minutes. The 30 year old left wing has played 14 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 0+2=2 with 0 PIM.


2-11-2021 Team captain meets with Cal Clutterbuck
Team captain Maxime Comtois called a short meeting with Cal Clutterbuck after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I have to take the brunt of this, said Cal Clutterbuck as he left the ice. My play has not been up to snuff and if I'm not contributing more, I have to work harder.

31-10-2021 Andrew Baker resumes full training.
Syracuse Crunch center Andrew Baker has resumed full training after his injury.

30-10-2021 Sebastian Aho frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets left wing Sebastian Aho feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Sebastian Aho was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 2nd round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 385 NHL games during his career, notching 142 goals and adding 166 assists along with 242 penalty minutes. The 24 year old left wing has played 14 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 4+9=13 with 6 PIM.


29-10-2021 Anthony Angelo agrees on a contract.
Anthony Angelo has signed a one year deal with the Syracuse Crunch. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

28-10-2021 Dylan Reese resumes full training.
Syracuse Crunch defenseman Dylan Reese has resumed full training after his injury.

27-10-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Paul Bittner is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Anthony Mantha is looking good with 6 points in 4 games last week. Nolan Patrick is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week.

Who's cold

Marcus Foligno has lost his sights and is now 13 games without a goal. Zachary Werenski has played 13 games without a goal. Pierre-Luc Dubois has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Joonas Korpisalo hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Peter Thome has been chilly and allowed 16 goals in 4 games. Alex Killorn has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Matt Niskanen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Ryan Poehling has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Maxime Comtois has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Logan Cash has been a healthy scratch in his last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



27-10-2021 Justin Faulk reaches a milestone !
Justin Faulk scored the 400th point of his career in tonight's game against the Dallas Stars on a goal by Anthony Mantha. I hope this will get me in Don Cherry's good books, he said to the press..

A native of USA, Justin Faulk was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 2nd round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 748 NHL games during his career, notching 113 goals and adding 287 assists along with 258 penalty minutes. The 29 year old defenseman has played 12 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 2+8=10 with 6 PIM.


27-10-2021 Eckert Sauer injured.
Eckert Sauer of Syracuse Crunch suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Utah Grizzlies. He is expected to be sidelined for more than a month . Sometimes Mr. Murphy just keeps on coming back for more, this time it was me who had to take the honors, he quoted before being taken to the hospital for tests.

26-10-2021 Andrew Baker resumes light training.
Syracuse Crunch center Andrew Baker has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

25-10-2021 Team captain meets with Marcus Foligno
Team captain Maxime Comtois called a short meeting with Marcus Foligno after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I have to take the brunt of this, said Marcus Foligno as he left the ice. My play has not been up to snuff and if I'm not contributing more, I have to work harder.

24-10-2021 Michael Frolik speaks up.
Michael Frolik is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 7 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

24-10-2021 Dylan Reese injured.
Dylan Reese of Syracuse Crunch suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Philadelphia Phantoms. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . They just want to be careful after what happened to me last time. I'll dress for tomorrows practice, then it's up to the coaching staff, he said after the game in the dressing room.

23-10-2021 Joonas Korpisalo frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Joonas Korpisalo feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Joonas Korpisalo was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 3rd round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 313 NHL games during his career, booking 11 career shutouts and allowing 853 goals. The 27 year old goaltender has played 8 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, allowing 21 goals on 186 while booking 0 shutouts.


20-10-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Justin Faulk is looking good with 5 points in 3 games last week. Sebastian Aho is looking good with 5 points in 3 games last week. Zachary Werenski is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Pierre-Luc Dubois is looking good with 5 points in 3 games last week. Paul Bittner is looking good with 3 points in 1 games last week. Anthony Mantha is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Xavier Ouellet is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Olivier Ekman-Larsson is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Nolan Patrick is looking red hot with a 7 game point streak. Neil Newfield is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Marcus Foligno has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Matt Niskanen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



18-10-2021 Marcus Foligno frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets left wing Marcus Foligno feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Marcus Foligno was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 4th round of the 2009 entry draft. He has appeared in 661 NHL games during his career, notching 86 goals and adding 105 assists along with 315 penalty minutes. The 30 year old left wing has played 8 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 0 PIM.


17-10-2021 Peter Thome frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Peter Thome feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Peter Thome was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 6th round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 45 NHL games during his career, booking 1 career shutouts and allowing 126 goals. The 24 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Columbus Blue Jackets this season.


17-10-2021 Ben Blood resumes full training.
Syracuse Crunch defenseman Ben Blood has resumed full training after his injury.

15-10-2021 Justin Faulk frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Justin Faulk feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Justin Faulk was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 2nd round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 743 NHL games during his career, notching 113 goals and adding 282 assists along with 254 penalty minutes. The 29 year old defenseman has played 7 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 2+3=5 with 2 PIM.


15-10-2021 Joonas Korpisalo frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Joonas Korpisalo feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Joonas Korpisalo was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 3rd round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 312 NHL games during his career, booking 11 career shutouts and allowing 849 goals. The 27 year old goaltender has played 7 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, allowing 17 goals on 164 while booking 0 shutouts.


15-10-2021 Mike Holmes resumes full training.
Syracuse Crunch right wing Mike Holmes has resumed full training after his injury.

15-10-2021 Sam Lafferty agrees on a contract.
Sam Lafferty has signed a one year deal with the Syracuse Crunch. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

13-10-2021 Joonas Korpisalo frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Joonas Korpisalo feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Joonas Korpisalo was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 3rd round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 311 NHL games during his career, booking 11 career shutouts and allowing 848 goals. The 27 year old goaltender has played 6 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, allowing 16 goals on 144 while booking 0 shutouts.


13-10-2021 Player of the week: Nolan Patrick (C)
NHL has awarded Nolan Patrick (C) of Columbus Blue Jackets as Player Of The Week He registered 2 goals and 4 assists for 6 points in 4 games last week. He also had 2 game winning goals.

A native of Canada, Nolan Patrick was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 1st round of the 2017 entry draft. He has appeared in 334 NHL games during his career, notching 93 goals and adding 159 assists along with 76 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 6 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 2+4=6 with 0 PIM.


13-10-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Sebastian Aho is looking good with a 5 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak. Zachary Werenski is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Pierre-Luc Dubois is looking good with 5 points in 4 games last week. Anthony Mantha is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak. Xavier Ouellet is looking steady with 4 points in 4 games last week. Olivier Ekman-Larsson is looking good with 5 points in 4 games last week. Nolan Patrick is looking good with a 4 game point scoring streak with 2 game goalstreak. Ryan Poehling is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week. Logan Cash is looking good with 5 points in 4 games last week.

Who's cold

Marcus Foligno has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Peter Thome hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Cal Clutterbuck has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Alex Killorn has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Matt Niskanen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



13-10-2021 Mike Holmes injured.
Mike Holmes of Syracuse Crunch suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Quebec Citadelles. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . They're being cautious about my condition, but I feel pretty good right now and want to get back on the ice as soon as possible, were his words after the game.

12-10-2021 Peter Thome frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Peter Thome feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Peter Thome was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 6th round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 45 NHL games during his career, booking 1 career shutouts and allowing 126 goals. The 24 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Columbus Blue Jackets this season.


12-10-2021 Team captain meets with Cal Clutterbuck
Following the team's recent 4-3 win against St. Louis Blues on 11-10-2021, Columbus Blue Jackets captain Maxime Comtois and Cal Clutterbuck were seen outside the dressing room going over some things. He has had some trouble chipping in, so I thought it was time for a little chat, said Maxime Comtois

12-10-2021 Ben Blood resumes light training.
Syracuse Crunch defenseman Ben Blood has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

9-10-2021 Zachary Werenski frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Zachary Werenski feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Zachary Werenski was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 360 NHL games during his career, notching 41 goals and adding 145 assists along with 156 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman has played 4 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 0+2=2 with 2 PIM.


9-10-2021 Dylan Reese agrees on a contract.
Dylan Reese has signed a one year deal with the Syracuse Crunch. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

9-10-2021 Philip Samuelsson agrees on a contract.
Philip Samuelsson has signed a one year deal with the Syracuse Crunch. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

9-10-2021 Sebastian Aho reaches a milestone !
Sebastian Aho scored the 300th point of his career in tonight's game against the St. Louis Blues on a goal by Pierre-Luc Dubois. I'm not out here to set records, but it's always nice to get the points, he commented during a post game radio interview..

A native of Finland, Sebastian Aho was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 2nd round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 374 NHL games during his career, notching 139 goals and adding 161 assists along with 238 penalty minutes. The 24 year old left wing has played 3 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 1+4=5 with 2 PIM.


8-10-2021 Darren Murray injured.
Darren Murray of Syracuse Crunch suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Hershey Bears. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of months . Last time I was injured in that area I came back too soon. I'm not going to come back until I'm able to go 100%, he said before being taken away for x-rays.

8-10-2021 Ben Blood injured.
Ben Blood of Syracuse Crunch suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Hershey Bears. He is expected to be sidelined for about a week . They just want to be careful after what happened to my back last time - it doesn't feel very serious though, he said as medics fastened him onto the stretcher.

7-10-2021 Anthony Mantha frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets left wing Anthony Mantha feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Anthony Mantha was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 1st round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 400 NHL games during his career, notching 142 goals and adding 139 assists along with 260 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has played 2 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 1+1=2 with 0 PIM.


6-10-2021 Ryan Pilon frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Ryan Pilon feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Ryan Pilon was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Islanders in the 5th round of the 2015 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Columbus Blue Jackets this season. He has played 2 games with the Syracuse Crunch this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 10 PIM.


6-10-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



4-10-2021 Sebastian Aho frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets left wing Sebastian Aho feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Sebastian Aho was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 2nd round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 372 NHL games during his career, notching 138 goals and adding 157 assists along with 236 penalty minutes. The 24 year old left wing has played 1 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


4-10-2021 Anthony Mantha frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets left wing Anthony Mantha feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Anthony Mantha was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 1st round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 399 NHL games during his career, notching 142 goals and adding 139 assists along with 260 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has played 1 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 1+1=2 with 0 PIM.


4-10-2021 Andrew Baker injured.
Andrew Baker of Syracuse Crunch suffered arm injury during tonights minorleague game against the Wilkes-Barre Penguins. He is expected to be sidelined for almost a month . It was very painfull at first, but now it is a little better, hopefully within 2-3 weeks I'll be back in action, he said as medics fastened him onto the stretcher.

3-10-2021 Nolan Patrick frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets center Nolan Patrick feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Nolan Patrick was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 1st round of the 2017 entry draft. He has appeared in 328 NHL games during his career, notching 91 goals and adding 155 assists along with 76 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center looks to stay a member of the team for a long time.


1-10-2021 Team captain meets with Xavier Ouellet
Team captain Maxime Comtois called a short meeting with Xavier Ouellet after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I have to take the brunt of this, said Xavier Ouellet as he left the ice. My play has not been up to snuff and if I'm not contributing more, I have to work harder.

30-9-2021 Media rates the best players in the league
GOALTENDER
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Braden HoltbyAAA32Calgary Flames
Carey PriceA-A-A-34Anaheim Ducks
Jonathan QuickA-A-A-35Los Angeles Kings
Devan DubnykA-A-A-35New York Islanders
Marc-Andre FleuryBA-A-36Edmonton Oilers
Corey CrawfordA-A-A-36Chicago Blackhawks
Martin JonesA-A-A-31New York Rangers
Ben BishopBBA-34Toronto Maple Leafs
Thatcher DemkoA-A-A-25Vancouver Canucks
John GibsonA-A-B28New Jersey Devils
DEFENSEMAN
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Roman JosiAA-B31Buffalo Sabres
John CarlsonA-A-B31New Jersey Devils
K'Andre MillerBAB21Minnesota Wild
Drew DoughtyBA-B31Los Angeles Kings
P.K. SubbanA-BB32New York Islanders
Olivier Ekman-LarssonAA-B30Columbus Blue Jackets
Alex PietrangeloBAB31St. Louis Blues
Morgan RiellyA-A-B27Toronto Maple Leafs
Griffin ReinhartABB27Minnesota Wild
Mikhail SergachevABB23Montreal Canadiens
LEFT WING
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Jonathan DrouinABA-26Tampa Bay Lightning
Bo HorvatAB-A-26Vancouver Canucks
Aleksander BarkovAAB26New Jersey Devils
Brady TkachukA-BB22Arizona Coyotes
Brian BowenBA-B19Chicago Blackhawks
David PastrnakAB-B26Boston Bruins
Max PaciorettyA-BB32Montreal Canadiens
Pavel Zacha86828324Washington Capitals
Julien GauthierAB-B23Arizona Coyotes
Matthew StromeA-BB22Nashville Predators
CENTER
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Auston MatthewsAA-A-24Toronto Maple Leafs
Tyler SeguinAA-A-29Dallas Stars
Mark ScheifeleAA-A-28Winnipeg Jets
Filip ForsbergABA-27Nashville Predators
Ryan JohansenABA-29Calgary Flames
Jack EichelABA-24Buffalo Sabres
Ryan Nugent-HopkinsA-AA-28Vancouver Canucks
Connor McDavidAB-A-24Philadelphia Flyers
Jonathan ToewsBBB33San Jose Sharks
Nathan MacKinnonABB26Buffalo Sabres
RIGHT WING
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Patrik LaineABA-23Winnipeg Jets
Mitch MarnerABA-24Toronto Maple Leafs
Nikita KucherovABA-28Tampa Bay Lightning
Patrick KaneAB-B32Chicago Blackhawks
Jakub VoracekA-BB32St. Louis Blues
Johnny GaudreauAB-B28Philadelphia Flyers
Vladimir TarasenkoAB-B29St. Louis Blues
Jaden SchwartzA-BB29Arizona Coyotes
Charlie CoyleA-BB29Edmonton Oilers
William NylanderAB-B25Toronto Maple Leafs


30-9-2021 Damir Ryspayev agrees on a contract.
Damir Ryspayev has signed a one year deal with the Syracuse Crunch. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

30-9-2021 Billy Telmer agrees on a contract.
Billy Telmer has signed a one year deal with the Syracuse Crunch. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

30-9-2021 Spencer Abbott agrees on a contract.
Spencer Abbott has signed a one year deal with the Syracuse Crunch. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

30-9-2021 Blake Parlett agrees on a contract.
Blake Parlett has signed a one year deal with the Syracuse Crunch. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

30-9-2021 Igor Golovkov agrees on a contract.
Igor Golovkov has signed a one year deal with the Syracuse Crunch. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

30-9-2021 Ben Blood agrees on a contract.
Ben Blood has signed a one year deal with the Syracuse Crunch. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

29-9-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



26-9-2021 Cal Clutterbuck frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets right wing Cal Clutterbuck feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Cal Clutterbuck was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 3rd round of the 2006 entry draft. He has appeared in 864 NHL games during his career, notching 124 goals and adding 107 assists along with 531 penalty minutes. The 33 year old right wing has played 7 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 1+0=1 with 0 PIM.


25-9-2021 Aaron Ekblad frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Aaron Ekblad feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Aaron Ekblad was originally drafted to the NHL by the Florida Panthers in the 1st round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 576 NHL games during his career, notching 81 goals and adding 256 assists along with 201 penalty minutes. The 25 year old defenseman has played 7 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 0+3=3 with 6 PIM.


24-9-2021 Xavier Ouellet frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Xavier Ouellet feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of France, Xavier Ouellet was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 2nd round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 404 NHL games during his career, notching 15 goals and adding 54 assists along with 76 penalty minutes. The 28 year old defenseman has played 7 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 2 PIM.


22-9-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Zachary Werenski is looking good with 4 points in 2 games last week. Pierre-Luc Dubois is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak.

Who's cold

Marcus Foligno has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Peter Thome hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Colin White has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Samuel Bitten has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Yuri Pencherjevsky has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Neil Newfield has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



21-9-2021 Peter Thome frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Peter Thome feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Peter Thome was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 6th round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 45 NHL games during his career, booking 1 career shutouts and allowing 126 goals. The 24 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Columbus Blue Jackets this season.


19-9-2021 Joonas Korpisalo frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Joonas Korpisalo feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Joonas Korpisalo was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 3rd round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 310 NHL games during his career, booking 11 career shutouts and allowing 851 goals. The 27 year old goaltender has played 5 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, allowing 19 goals on 123 while booking 0 shutouts.


19-9-2021 Nolan Patrick uncertain about future
Nolan Patrick wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

18-9-2021 Taylor Raddysh frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets right wing Taylor Raddysh feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Taylor Raddysh was originally drafted to the NHL by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 2nd round of the 2016 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old right wing has not yet played for the Columbus Blue Jackets this season.


16-9-2021 Erik Ellingsson sent back juniors
Columbus Blue Jackets's Erik Ellingsson did not make the team and was sent back for another year of junior hockey. The Columbus Blue Jackets expect him to make another run at a roster spot next season.

15-9-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Sebastian Aho is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Pierre-Luc Dubois is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. Nolan Patrick is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. Maxime Comtois is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Joonas Korpisalo has been chilly and allowed 13 goals in 3 games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



14-9-2021 Joonas Korpisalo frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Joonas Korpisalo feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Joonas Korpisalo was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 3rd round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 308 NHL games during his career, booking 11 career shutouts and allowing 843 goals. The 27 year old goaltender has played 3 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, allowing 11 goals on 83 while booking 0 shutouts.


8-9-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Sebastian Aho is looking good with 2 points in 1 games last week. Colin White is looking good with 2 points in 1 games last week. Nolan Patrick is looking good with 2 points in 1 games last week. Maxime Comtois is looking good with 2 points in 1 games last week.

Who's cold

Joonas Korpisalo has been chilly and allowed 4 goals in 1 games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



7-9-2021 Cal Clutterbuck frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets right wing Cal Clutterbuck feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Cal Clutterbuck was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 3rd round of the 2006 entry draft. He has appeared in 858 NHL games during his career, notching 123 goals and adding 107 assists along with 531 penalty minutes. The 33 year old right wing has played 1 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


2-9-2021 Peter Thome frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Peter Thome feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Peter Thome was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 6th round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 45 NHL games during his career, booking 1 career shutouts and allowing 126 goals. The 24 year old goaltender is expecting a good season for the team.


1-9-2021 Otto Koivula uncertain about future
Otto Koivula wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

1-9-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



29-8-2021 Columbus Blue Jackets trade
Columbus Blue Jackets traded Tim Schaller to Tampa Bay Lightning for Alex Killorn

29-8-2021 Peter Thome frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Peter Thome feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Peter Thome was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 6th round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 45 NHL games during his career, booking 1 career shutouts and allowing 126 goals. The 24 year old goaltender is getting ready for the upcoming season.


29-6-2021 Zachary Werenski frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Zachary Werenski feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Zachary Werenski was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 356 NHL games during his career, notching 41 goals and adding 143 assists along with 154 penalty minutes. The 23 year old defenseman is expecting a good season for the team.


30-6-2021 Christian Ehrhoff retires
Christian Ehrhoff has retired from professional hockey.

30-6-2021 Training camp preview
Columbus Blue Jackets will arrange the annual training camp starting on September 14th. Players reporting to the training camp with either Columbus Blue Jackets and Syracuse Crunch:
- Josh Mahura D
- Marcus Foligno R
- Tim Schaller L
- Justin Faulk D
- Sebastian Aho L
- Zachary Werenski D
- Pierre-Luc Dubois C
- Oscar Dansk G
- Joonas Korpisalo G
- Peter Thome G
- Nicholas Caamano R
- Riley Sheahan L
- Anthony Mantha L
- Xavier Ouellet D
- Aaron Ekblad D
- Kyle Clague D
- Cal Clutterbuck R
- Ryan Pilon D
- Otto Koivula L
- Tyler Moy C
- Brandon Baddock C
- Colin White R
- Derek Mathers R
- Olivier Ekman-Larsson D
- Kael Mouillierat L
- Cavan Fitzgerald D
- Jeremy Welsh C
- Taylor Raddysh R
- Nolan Patrick C
- Igor Golovkov D
- Blake Parlett D
- Damir Ryspayev D
- Scott Lin L
- Ryan Poehling L
- Maxime Comtois R
- Greg Carey L
- Patrick Bjorkstrand C
- Roman Lyubimov C
- Dante Salituro C
- Jacob Ingham G
- Wyllum Deveaux R
- Jesperi Kotkaniemi C
- Samuel Bitten C
- Logan Cash R
- Mike Holmes R
- Yuri Pencherjevsky D
- Erik Ellingsson L
- Neil Newfield C

Players reporting out of shape:
- Marcus Foligno R
- Tim Schaller L
- Pierre-Luc Dubois C
- Peter Thome G
- Nicholas Caamano R
- Otto Koivula L
- Taylor Raddysh R
- Mike Holmes R

Players reporting in good shape:
- Sebastian Aho L
- Riley Sheahan L
- Xavier Ouellet D
- Derek Mathers R
- Kael Mouillierat L
- Cavan Fitzgerald D
- Blake Parlett D
- Damir Ryspayev D
- Wyllum Deveaux R


30-6-2021 Bob Boughner leaves team
Bob Boughners contract has expired and he has left the team.

28-6-2021 Zachary Werenski frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Zachary Werenski feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Zachary Werenski was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 356 NHL games during his career, notching 41 goals and adding 143 assists along with 154 penalty minutes. The 23 year old defenseman is expecting a good season for the team.


27-6-2021 Justin Faulk frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Justin Faulk feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Justin Faulk was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 2nd round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 736 NHL games during his career, notching 111 goals and adding 279 assists along with 252 penalty minutes. The 29 year old defenseman is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


25-6-2021 Oscar Dansk frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Oscar Dansk feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Oscar Dansk was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 2nd round of the 2012 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 27 year old goaltender is waiting for a good start this season.


25-6-2021 Jacob Ingham returns
Columbus Blue Jackets were delighted to hear that Jacob Ingham has returned to the team.

25-6-2021 Logan Cash returns
Columbus Blue Jackets were delighted to hear that Logan Cash has returned to the team.

25-6-2021 Yuri Pencherjevsky returns
Columbus Blue Jackets were delighted to hear that Yuri Pencherjevsky has returned to the team.

25-6-2021 Neil Newfield returns
Columbus Blue Jackets were delighted to hear that Neil Newfield has returned to the team.

24-6-2021 Pierre-Luc Dubois uncertain about future
Pierre-Luc Dubois wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

23-6-2021 Josh Mahura frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Josh Mahura feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Josh Mahura was originally drafted to the NHL by the Anaheim Ducks in the 3rd round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 800 NHL games during his career, notching 65 goals and adding 125 assists along with 275 penalty minutes. The 23 year old defenseman is getting ready for the upcoming season.


24-6-2021 Options to be confirmed tomorrow
The following players' contract options need to be confirmed tomorrow:


23-6-2021 Contracts expiring !
The following players' contracts are going to expire in one week:
-Josh Mahura (Syracuse Crunch) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Zachary Werenski (Columbus Blue Jackets) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Oscar Dansk (Syracuse Crunch) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Nicholas Caamano (Syracuse Crunch) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Riley Sheahan (Syracuse Crunch) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Kyle Clague (Syracuse Crunch) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Tyler Moy (Syracuse Crunch) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Brandon Baddock (Syracuse Crunch) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Colin White (Columbus Blue Jackets) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Derek Mathers (Syracuse Crunch) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Kael Mouillierat (Syracuse Crunch) UFA
-Cavan Fitzgerald (Syracuse Crunch) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Jeremy Welsh (Syracuse Crunch) UFA
-Igor Golovkov (Syracuse Crunch) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Blake Parlett (Syracuse Crunch) UFA
-Damir Ryspayev (Syracuse Crunch) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Greg Carey (Syracuse Crunch) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Patrick Bjorkstrand (Syracuse Crunch) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Roman Lyubimov (Syracuse Crunch) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Dante Salituro (Syracuse Crunch) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Jesperi Kotkaniemi (Syracuse Crunch) RFA, needs qualifying offer


23-6-2021 Contracts expiring !
The following staff members' contracts are going to expire in one week:
-Bob Boughner(pro)


20-6-2021 Anthony Mantha frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets left wing Anthony Mantha feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Anthony Mantha was originally drafted to the NHL by the Detroit Red Wings in the 1st round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 398 NHL games during his career, notching 141 goals and adding 138 assists along with 260 penalty minutes. The 26 year old left wing has played 82 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 41+32=73 with 76 PIM.


20-6-2021 Board collects bonuses
The board of owners has collected $28 200 000 profit from the team to shareholders.

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