JODY SHELLEY RUMORS & GOSSIP

Frequent Flyer Miles: Shelley retires and becomes announcer, Printz to Allsvenskan, Rowe hangs up skates

A small number of former Philadelphia Flyers, draft picks, and players who were once linked to the organization moved this week, as three former Flyers altered their careers and a former Trenton Titan retired. The biggest news of the week relating to former Flyers is the retirement of Jody Shelley. The enforcer announced his decision to walk away from his playing career early...
Via Flyers Faithful
August 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Around the Net August 13,2013:Shelley retires; Devils in trouble

Welcome to Around the Net, a weekly look through linkage at the Philadelphia Flyers and other news from around the NHL. Fight no more Jody Shelley retired from the NHL and became a coach with Columbus: [Philly.com] [Broad Street Hockey] Devil of a time The Devils are bankrupt and the Sixers owner might buy them:[Puck Daddy] Hockey season is coming, Get your Philadelphia Flyers tickets here...
Via Flyers Faithful
August 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Glen Miller: Jackets Bring Back Shelley; Hire New Assistant GM

The Columbus Blue Jackets have brought veteran tough guy and fan-favorite Jody Shelley back to the organization; though his role with the team will have nothing to do with dropping the mitts against some of the NHL's toughest competitors. Shelley was hired as a broadcast associate and team ambassador. The Jackets all-time leader in penalty minutes will provide analysis for...
Via HockeyBuzz
August 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Bill Meltzer: Meltzer's Musings: Shelley Retires

Unrestricted free agent enforcer Jody Shelley has retired at age 37 to accept an off-ice position in the Columbus Blue Jackets organization, according to the Columbus Dispatch. Shelley will be doing some broadcasting work for the Blue Jackets in addition to serving in a community ambassador role. When the Flyers signed Shelley in the 2010 offseason, the club indisputably overpaid...
Via HockeyBuzz
August 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Jody Shelley Re-Joins Blue Jackets…In Front Office Position by   Steven Ellis

After retiring quietly last month, the Columbus Blue Jackets have hired Jody Shelley as a broadcast associate and “team ambassador. Shelley once played for the Blue Jackets, recording 11 goals and 18 assists in 380 games with 1,025 penalty minutes from 2001-2008. He led the club in penalty minutes four times and set the franchise record with 249 during the 2002-03 season. On [...]
Via The Hockey House
August 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Jackets hire former tough guy as 'team ambassador'

The Columbus Blue Jackets have hired Jody Shelley - the club's all-time leader in penalty minutes and fighting majors - as a broadcast associate and ''team ambassador.'' Shelley was one of the Blue Jackets' most popular players 2001-2008, recording 11 goals and 18 assists in 380 games with 1,025 penalty minutes. He led the club in penalty minutes four times...
Via Fox Sports
August 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Shelley retires, one more ex-Flyer in Columbus

It seems everything about Jody Shelley has been done quietly ever since he arrived in Philadelphia thanks to a mystifying three-year, four-plus-million free-agent deal signed in July of 2010. On Friday, though there has been no official confirmation, several outlets have reported that the square-jawed Manitoba native has decided to call it a career. And in an ironic twist, he’ll...
Via Flyers Faithful
August 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Bill Meltzer: Meltzer's Musings: Shelley and Sestito, Today in Flyers' History

When the Flyers signed Jody Shelley in the 2010 offseason, the club overpaid to lure the veteran enforcer away from the New York Rangers. He received a three-year contract worth $1.1 million against the salary cap. Over the course of his tenure in Philadelphia, Shelley has been a good solider who has been unpopular with a segment of the fan base solely because of his contract...
Via HockeyBuzz
May 26, 2012  |  Discuss
ODD OFFSEASON REGIMEN

Blue Jackets player tests out Shake Weight

When your hockey off-season work-out begins with a Shake Weight session, it shouldn’t surprise anybody when your team ends up dead last in the NHL. Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman, James Wisnieski, is seen here getting his Shake Weight work-out on. Apparently James found this worthless piece of exercise equipment when hanging out in the basement of fellow NHLer Jody Shelley’s...
Via Sweater Punch
April 11, 2012  |  Discuss

No Concussion for Rupp After Fight With Shelley

Mike Rupp's fight with Jody Shelley wasn't one of the most memorable of his career as he took a beating from the former Ranger.What's more concerning, however, is that Rupp only played one shift for the remainder of the game because of an apparent neck injury he sustained during the fight. Jim Cerny of the Rangers gave this status on Rupp yesterday...Rupp told me last...
Via NY Rangers Blog
April 05, 2012  |  Discuss
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