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This is probably something the Columbus Blue Jackets don't want to hear from their Vezina Trophy winning goaltender: Sergei Bobrovsky had a difficult time making his decision regarding where he wanted to play this season. Would he return to the KHL with former SKA St. Petersburg teammate Ilya Kovalchuk? Would he continue working to help the Blue Jackets make the playoffs for the second time in their history? His offer from the KHL in June made Jackets fans very concerned.
It took Bob a decent amount of time to make his decision. In an interview with Sportsnet’s Chris Johnston, Bobrovsky explains his reasoning:
It was a very tough decision. The decision that I made was what I think was right for my career moving forward.
I just focus on myself, on my career, what will be the best way to grow up and to develop myself.
It’s not hard to admit that the NHL is a more challenging league and playing for the Blue Jackets in the high-scoring Eastern Conference wi...
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The Columbus Blue Jackets have signed right wing Jared Boll to a three-year contract extension through the 2016-17 National Hockey League season club General Manager Jarmo Kekalainen announced today. As is club policy terms were not disclosed.
“Jared Boll has invested a great deal of himself in this organization and community and we are very happy that he will continue to be...
COLUMBUS, OHIO --- The Columbus Blue Jackets have signed right wing Jared Boll to a three-year contract extension through the 2016-17 National Hockey League season, club General Manager Jarmo Kekalainen announced today. As is club policy, terms were not disclosed.
“Jared Boll has invested a great deal of himself in this organization and community and we are very happy that...
The Columbus Blue Jackets are the oddest team of the bunch to join the Philadelphia Flyers and the other former Atlantic Division castoffs in the Metropolitan Division. They’ve had a mostly miserable existence in the Western Conference, getting picked on by teams like the Detroit Red Wings (who are in the NEW Atlantic Division — is this confusing enough for you?) and the Chicago...
School is now in session boys and girls. Training camps are open all over the league, including in Columbus, and the first exhibition games are just days away. Exciting times are coming, ladies and gentlemen.
The Jackets had their first practice yesterday and two players singled out by head coach Todd Richards, according to the Columbus Dispatch's Shawn Mitchell, for their...