Found April 23, 2014 on Fox Sports Ohio:
Kick to the curb the myth that the future of America doesn't care about hockey. As the Blue Jackets and Penguins square off in a first-round Stanley Cup playoff series, two young fans may just be the ambassadors for a new generation of passionate hockey fans. The younger of the two is a 2-year-old boy so enthusiastic about the Pens that he uses a toy lawnmower as a Zamboni in his living room, WTAE's Kelly Brennan explains. Then there's a 6-year-old Blue Jackets fan who is already a diehard, so devastated by the Columbus' heartbreaking Game 3 loss that he was brought to tears. Kale the Jackets fan will hope to have a reaction more similar to Tyler the Penguins fan after Wednesday night's game.

Video: Blue Jackets beat Penguins in dramatic Game 4

The Penguins-Blue Jackets series is turning out to be the star attraction of the Stanley Cup Playoffs thus far.  It’s a series that has featured one dramatic turn after another and Game 4 was the best and most exciting chapter yet.  After the Penguins took a 3-0 lead in the 1st period, Columbus clawed back to tie the game 3-3 in the final minute. 3 minutes into overtime, Nick...

Dubinsky, Foligno lift CBJ to 1st home playoff win

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Brandon Dubinsky scored with 22.5 seconds left in regulation to force overtime and Nick Foligno's wrist shot just inside the blue line 2:49 into the extra session gave the Columbus Blue Jackets a 4-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Wednesday night. The Blue Jackets overcame a 3-0 deficit for their first home playoff victory in the franchise'...

Blue Jackets win Game 5 their way

Columbus, OH -- If they didn't do it the hard way it wouldn't be Blue Jackets hockey. A come-from-behind 4-3 overtime victory at home -- their first playoff home victory in franchise history -- was the continuing tale of the resiliency of this club. The series is now tied at 2-2 and heading back to Pittsburgh for Game 5. These are the bricks upon which success is built....

Cam Atkinson says Blue Jackets can learn from disappointing Game 3 loss

For the Columbus Blue Jackets, the team's youth and relative lack of playoff experience has been well documented. A case in point: Monday night's game at Nationwide Arena was the 55th playoff Game 3 for the Pittsburgh Penguins. For the Blue Jackets, it was their third. As a team, though, Columbus has certainly not looked overwhelmed by the playoff spotlight. Every one of...

Blue Jackets draw upon postseason experience from other levels

The Columbus Blue Jackets are three games into the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals versus the Pittsburgh Penguins. Currently 1-2 in the seven-game series, the Jackets have 11 players playing in their first NHL Stanley Cup playoff series, including two rookies experiencing their first full NHL season. While many of these young players lack Stanley Cup playoff experience, they have...

Meet Blue Jackets Ice Girl Saundrine Lanouette

Saundrine Lanouette (brunette, above) made here Busted Coverage debut way back in 2012 when NHL players was locked and so were the Columbus…

Pittsburgh Penguins and Marc-André Fleury With An Epic Meltdown Lose Game 4 To Columbus Blue Jackets

In epic fashion, the Pittsburgh Penguins lost game 4 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinals to the Columbus Blue Jackets by allowing three unanswered goals, and then one in overtime. Nick Foligno scored with 17:11 left in the first overtime to tie the series up at two games each.  Leading 3-0 midway through the first period, Marc-André Fleury did Marc-André Fleury type things...

Last Night’s Columbus Win May Have Put Them On The NHL Map

from Aaron Portzline of Puck-Rakers, Nationwide Arena is mostly empty this morning, save for a few workers milling about. Blue Jackets coaches arrived early to do what they do -- review film, get updates on injured players, strategize for Saturday's Game 5 -- but players were given a day off to rest weary legs and bruised bones. Still, there was an afterglow in Nationwide...

Round One, Game Four: Penguins vs. Blue Jackets Recap

When I was in college, I was taught that the first line of anything you write should be something that captures the reader and makes them want to continue reading about whatever you’re writing about. Well to hell with that. I have no words. None. Zilch. Nada. Ever since Nick Foligno‘s goal in overtime to…

Videos- In The Room With Dallas And Columbus followed both the Dallas Stars and Columbus Blue Jackets into the dressing room after their wins last night. It is not often you get to see a coach talking to his team post-game. The Dallas Stars are up first...   Then the Columbus Blue Jackets... Continue reading "Videos- In The Room With Dallas And Columbus"

Morning Drive: Radio:PI Postgame 4/21/14

Last night on Radio:PI Postgame hosts Mike "Buzz Saw" Asti and Nick Case tried to figure out exactly what the hell happened in last night's 4-3 comeback win over the Columbus Blue Jackets to take a 2-1 series lead.If you know what happened, please let us all know.Go ahead, read the rest »

Blue Jackets Stun Penguins 4 -3 in OT

This one is so rich, so textured, with so many story lines - it almost transcends description. On the one hand, it encompassed a lot of the emotions that Blue Jackets fans have experienced since Day 1 -- hope, anticipation, disappointment . . . and ultimately despair. However, on this night, with this team, those same fans saw tenacity, drive . . . and vindication, the hallmarks...

Columbus Blue Jackets stun Pittsburgh Penguins yet again; series even 2-2

It is certainly true that in the NHL playoff hockey anything is possible. In the opening round series between the Pittsburgh Penguins and Columbus Blue Jackets, one thing has proven impossible to do: The team with the lead coming away with the victory. In each of the games previous these two combatants blew 3-1 advantages. Tonight, the Pittsburgh Penguins held what is typically considered...
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