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WATCH: McElhinney makes great stop in debut for Maple Leafs

Watch as Curtis McElhinney makes a great pad save on the Senators as he steps between the pipes for the Maple Leafs for the first time.
Via SportsNetCanada
January 14, 2017  |  Discuss

Maple Leafs acquire McElhinney off waivers

TORONTO (AP) The Toronto Maple Leafs hope they've found an answer to their uncertain backup goaltender position, acquiring 33-year-old Curtis McElhinney off waivers from the Columbus Blue Jackets on Tuesday. The Leafs needed someone who could help lighten the load of Frederik Andersen who's started 33 of the team's 39 games this season, including three sets of back-to-backs. The...
Via Associated Press
January 10, 2017  |  Discuss

Blue Jackets waive backup goalie after poor performance

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) The Columbus Blue Jackets have waived backup goalie Curtis McElhinney after a disastrous weekend performance. To replace McElhinney, Columbus recalled 24-year-old Anton Forsberg from the Cleveland Monsters of the AHL. If the 33-year-old McElhinney clears waivers, he'll be sent to Cleveland. McElhinney was in goal on Saturday night when the Blue Jackets fell...
Via Associated Press
January 09, 2017  |  Discuss

WATCH: Post Game: Curtis McElhinney (12/20/16)

C-Mac on his 44-save performance tonight vs. LA.
Via YouTube
December 20, 2016  |  Discuss

2015-16 Blue Jackets Season in Review: Curtis McElhinney

Curtis McElhinney’s time with the Blue Jackets has been an up and down affair. The public opinion surrounding him has always been solid as many have accepted who he is as a player. If others have accepted the type of player he is, then why is he still on the team? He has reached his potential and is still unable to give the Blue Jackets a consistently good player in net. Is there...
Via The Sports Daily
October 19, 2016  |  Discuss

McElhinney looking for first regulation win as starter since Feb. 19

Steven Stamkos is on the verge of his longest goal drought since he was a rookie, though the Tampa Bay Lightning star may face a favorable situation to end it Monday night.The lowly Columbus Blue Jackets have yet to win a game with a backup goaltender and will be forced to start one while hosting the Lightning.Stamkos' eight-game drought has matched his longest since Nov. 30-Dec...
Via Associated Press
December 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Blue Jackets’ Curtis McElhinney Robs Torey Krug With Nice Glove Save (Video)

The Boston Bruins lost to the Columbus Blue Jackets 6-2 on Saturday, and it might have had a little something to do with a sweet save by Columbus goaltender Curtis McElhinney. Midway through the first period, McElhinney robbed Bruins defensemen Torey Krug of a goal with a nice glove save. It kept the score tied at one goal apiece and likely gave the Blue...
Via NESN.com
December 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Blue Jackets backup netminder suddenly thrust into the spotlight

Columbus backup goalie Curtis McElhinney had an idea what was coming. Flash back to the Blue Jackets huge win over the visiting Detroit Red Wings Tuesday. There was a question as to whether Sergei Bobrvosky was going to start the game, because he started feeling ill the night before. As it turned out, Bob did make his 19th straight start. But he wasn't able to finish, which wasn...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
March 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Can the Columbus Blue Jackets continue their winning streak?

Last week was an exciting one for the Columbus Blue Jackets (21-20-4), who managed to pull off three consecutive wins to finally make it over the .500 mark. So what should we expect for the upcoming week? Tonight, the team is set to faceoff against the Tampa Bay Lightning (27-14-4), a strong offensive team who have had a rocky first half of the month. That being said, the Lightning...
Via isportsweb.com
January 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Columbus Blue Jackets vs. the Edmonton Oilers: what went wrong?

Last nights game against the Edmonton Oilers (6-15-2) was supposed to be an easy win. So what exactly caused for the Columbus Blue Jackets (7-11-3) to have such a terrible 0-7 loss? Well, first things first, the Blue Jackets barely ever had control of the puck, and when they did they could just could not shoot. At the end of the first period the Blue Jackets were out shot 15-3 and...
Via isportsweb.com
November 20, 2013  |  Discuss

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