Found June 04, 2013 on Razzball Hockey:
The Jackets came so close to the playoffs it was frustrating. They had an incredible year on defense but it was the offense that left them on the outside of the playoffs looking in. Team Name: Columbus Blue Jackets Record: 24-17-7, 4th Central Player of the Season: Sergei Bobrovsky The goaltender for the Blue Jackets was the reason why Columbus went from 5-12-3 at the end of February to the record they achieved above. He finished 21-11-6 with a .932 save percentage, four shutouts and a goals against average of an even 2.00. He’s a Vezina finalist and rightfully so for his performance. Heck, he might wind up on the cover of EA Sports NHL 14 if he can knock off Martin Brodeur in the finals of the cover vote. Breakout of the Season: Mark Letestu He had a solid second season in Columbus with 27 points in the shortened season. Letestu led the team in goals with 13 goals and picked up seven points on special teams highlighted by a pair of shorthanded goals. Disappointment of the Season: T...
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
RELATED ARTICLES

The Waiting Game Continues With Bobrovsky

from Michael Arace of the Columbus Dispatch, Negotiations between Jackets general manager Jarmo Kekalainen and Bobrovsky’s agent, Paul Theofanous, have not gained traction. There is good reason for this: Theofanous wants to wait, and it behooves him to do so. Bobrovsky will be worth more if he wins the Vezina and/or receives an offer sheet from another team and/or receives...
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.