Korpisalo leads Blue Jackets over Maple Leafs 5-2

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) Joonas Korpisalo has been shuttled between Columbus and the Blue Jackets' AHL affiliate in Cleveland quite a bit this season. Maybe now, coach John Tortorella will let him stick around. The backup goalie made 31 saves, Nick Foligno and Boone Jenner had a goal each and the Blue Jackets beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 5-2 on Wednesday night. Columbus moved into...
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WATCH: Post Game: Joonas Korpisalo (2/15/17)

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WATCH: Korpisalo's outstretched pad absolutely robs Komarov

Columbus Blue Jackets goalie Joonas Korpisalo keeps the Maple Leafs off the board when Toronto's Leo Komarov tries to beat him on the right side, but is met with a huge pad save.
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Korpisalo makes 31 saves, Blue Jackets top Lightning 3-1

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) Joonas Korpisalo made 31 saves in his first game of the season, Nick Foligno had a go-ahead power-play goal in the third period and the Columbus Blue Jackets beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-1 on Friday night. Columbus, 2-3 since ending a 16-game winning streak, also got goals from Josh Anderson and Boone Jenner. Korpisalo played in place of Sergei Bobrovsky, who...
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January 13, 2017  |  Discuss

2015-16 Blue Jackets Season in Review: Joonas Korpisalo

It was a strange season for Joonas Korpisalo. The former 3rd round pick (62nd overall in 2012) started off the year fourth on the Blue Jackets depth chart, finding himself behind Anton Forsberg in Lake Erie. He finished the year on the Monsters bench, as Forsberg led the Lake Erie squad to a championship. In between, Korpisalo found himself starting significant minutes in the NHL...
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October 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Joonas Korpisalo Comes Up With Save Of Day In Bruins-Blue Jackets Game (Video)

Long before the Columbus Blue Jackets and Boston Bruins combined for 10 goals Monday night, the B’s had a chance to grab an early lead against their guests. However, Joonas Korpisalo had other ideas. The Blue Jackets goalie made 26 saves on 30 shots in Columbus’ 6-4 win, and his best might have been when he stymied Brett Connolly back in the first period. Hear NESN’s Andy...
February 22, 2016  |  Discuss

Blue Jackets Rookie Joonas Korpisalo A ‘Calming Presence’ In Net (Video)

Joonas Korpisalo is just the medicine the ailing Columbus Blue Jackets needed. The 21-year-old Finnish goalie began the season as a third-string netminder for coach John Tortorella’s club, but has risen to starting goaltender status. Entering Monday, he had a 9-7-4 record with an outstanding .920 save percentage. NESN’s Dale Arnold and Barry Pederson took a closer look across...
February 22, 2016  |  Discuss

Video: Joonas Korpisalo gives up long-range clunker to David Legwand

There’s really no reason for you to pay attention to the Buffalo Sabres and the Columbus Blue Jackets on a random, cold Friday night. Unless of course you’re waiting for John Tortorella to pick fights with his players. So you probably missed this bizarre goal that David Legwand scored from his own end: It’s really easy to blame Joonas Korpisalo for this one. But I’ll maintain...
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February 20, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Buffalo Sabres forward scores from his own zone

So this is the wonkiest goal you’ll see tonight. Buffalo Sabres forward David Legwand looked to be clearing a puck out of his own zone against the Columbus Blue Jackets when the incoming bouncing puck took Columbus goalie Joonas Korpisalo by surprise. #GottaSeeIt - David Legwand beats Joonas Korpisalo with a wrist shot from the other end of the ice. ...
February 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Joonas Korpisalo Proving To Be Hidden Gem In Net For Blue Jackets

The Columbus Blue Jackets have one of the worst records in the NHL, but they’ve seen a slight resurgence of late. Joonas Korpisalo is a big reason why. The 21-year-old goaltender has been terrific in net for the Blue Jackets, who have won six of eight games since playing Boston last month. Korpisalo has gone 6-1-1 in that span with a 2.18 GAA and .935 save percentage. NESN’s...
February 16, 2016  |  Discuss

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