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Jackets return to identity and winning ways

The Blue Jackets are 8-0-1 in the month of December. They are climbing up the league standings and currently sit five points out of a playoff spot with more than half the season still in front of them. The team identity of being hard to play against, perhaps having a chip on their shoulder, has been back on display during the current nine-game point streak, and the Jackets have started...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

Wisniewski, Foligno score 2 each in Jackets' win against Flyers

  James Wisniewski and Nick Foligno both scored two goals, and the Columbus Blue Jackets snapped a nine-game losing streak with a 4-3 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Friday night. Ryan Johansen had four assists for the Blue Jackets, who tallied three goals on the power play and avoided a team record for consecutive losses. Jakub Voracek, Claude Giroux and Michael Del Zotto...
Via AP on Fox
November 14, 2014  |  Discuss

For Jackets' Wisniewski honoring military is important every day

When the Blue Jackets take to the ice tonight, they will mark Military Appreciation Night by wearing camouflage-style jerseys during warm-ups. But it's a different piece of clothing that has connected one Blue Jacket and one member of the military in a way that transcends the game. Shawn Jones, a Chief Warrant Officer 3 born in Sydney, Ohio has served for 18 years in the Army and...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
November 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Blue Jackets Injury Update: James Wisniewski will play Friday

The Columbus Blue Jackets will have defenseman James Wisniewski back in the lineup on Friday against the Carolina Hurricanes. The team made it official by activating him off the Injured Reserve Thursday afternoon.  #458187062 / reported that Wisniewski missed the previous three games with a broken finger. He was initially expected to miss two...
Via Sports Injury Alert
November 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Blue Jackets Injury Update: James Wisniewski out with broken finger

The Columbus Blue Jackets are unfortunately getting their money's worth with their team doctors this season. Next up in the revolving door of injuries is defenseman James Wisniewski, who will miss 1-2 weeks with a broken finger, as confirmed by the team's official Twitter account. #487492663 / The 30-year-old blue-liner, now in his fourth season with the team...
Via Sports Injury Alert
October 28, 2014  |  Discuss

If You’re A Blackhawks Fan, You Hate These Guys

There is no doubt that the Chicago Blackhawks are one of the elite franchises in the NHL. Every time you are on top there are going to be people that you just hate and that are gunning for you we will calls these players “turds” because of the cheap shots and the after whistle stuff they love to do vs. the Blackhawks. To make this list you have to be somewhat relevant to the...
Via Sports Mockery
October 14, 2014  |  Discuss

James Wisniewski and the Big Mistake – Season Review

The writers here have been producing player reviews for the team since the offseason began in Columbus. I decided I would take James Wisniewski because I still have a bit of a gripe over all the people saying that Jack Johnson is the better player. I suppose that number is beginning to dwindle, but they’re still out there. Also, Wisniewski was the best defenseman on the team last...
Via BS Hockey
July 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Blue Jackets' James Wisniewski fulfilling his commitment to Columbus

The Columbus Blue Jackets are headed to the NHL playoffs for the second time in franchise history. It's a far rosier picture than just a few years ago when the team was struggling for wins and respect around the league and the city. But in July 2011, a prominent player chose to bet on Columbus and signed as a free agent -- defenseman James Wisniewski. And he's making an impact. ...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
April 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Wisniewski thinks playoff push has Blue Jackets battle ready for postseason

Surely, you will understand if your average, neighborhood Columbus Blue Jackets fan has a little more spring in the step and a broader smile today. Think Jim Carrey in "The Truman Show." You remember the scene, where he greets the little girl with a huge grin and a hearty "Good morning," then adds, "Oh, and in case I don't see ya, good afternoon, good evening and good night!...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
April 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Columbus Blue Jackets call up Smith, put Wisniewski on injured list

The Columbus Blue Jackets have added goaltender Jeremy Smith to the roster on emergency recall from their Springfield, Mass., affiliate in the American Hockey League. The club also announced that goaltender Curtis McElhinney, who left Thursday's 4-2 win at the New York Rangers after the first period, is day-to-day due to a lower body injury and defenseman James Wisniewski has been...
Via Fox Sports
December 13, 2013  |  Discuss

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