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KEVIN CONNAUTON RUMORS

These two are fighting all wrong

  On Thurday night, the Blue Jackets played the Red Wings, and Columbus’ Kevin Connauton got into a scrap with Detroit’s Justin Abdelkader, and judging by this picture, they did pretty much everything wrong. Let’s highlight the errors in fighting form. – Both are wearing visors, which should be a red alert that these two don’t know what the hell they are doing. – Abdelkader’s grab...
Via Barry Melrose Rocks
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Total BS Podcast Episode 15: Philosophy 101

Tuesday night, Sam and Matt went sans guest for a podcast! Hear them talk about sipping soup, smooth jazz operators, the purpose of life, guests, Dave & Busters, the Arnold Classic, broccoli, dirty little secrets, Travis Yost, a full court press, hype meters, loss of control, Bulbasaur, a diatribe against Kevin Connauton, the shoulders of Ryan Murray, @RedditCBJ, no hope, more...
Via BS Hockey
17 days ago  |  Discuss

We’re here for you, Kevin Connauton

.@DallasStars during which TV timeout will my tribute video be played tomorrow? — Kevin Connauton (@KConnauton) January 5, 2015 Poor Kevin Connauton. He plays for Columbus after starting his career in Dallas. He just wanted to be loved in Dallas, and despite being traded earlier this season, he wants to know that he was still beloved by residents of the MetroPlex. The organization...
Via Barry Melrose Rocks
January 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Connauton showing he's a good fit in Columbus

It's amazing the difference a change of scenery can make. When the Blue Jackets claimed defenseman Kevin Connauton off waivers from Dallas Nov 18, the 24-year-old had played in just eight of 18 games with the Stars and was averaging about 12 minutes per game. That was six weeks ago. Since joining the Jackets, Connauton has played in 15 of 18 games, is averaging over 16 minutes per...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
January 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Connauton lifts Blue Jackets past Wild, 3-1

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Kevin Connauton had a goal and an assist and Sergei Bobrovsky made 28 saves to lead the Columbus Blue Jackets past the Minnesota Wild 3-1 on Wednesday night. With the game knotted at 1 in the third, Columbus scored a power-play goal at 5:57. Cycling the puck, Connauton slid a pass to David Savard at the top of the left circle. His hard one-timer beat goalie...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
December 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Kevin Connauton lifts Blue Jackets past Wild with goal, assist

  Kevin Connauton had a goal and an assist and Sergei Bobrovsky made 28 saves to lead the Columbus Blue Jackets past the Minnesota Wild 3-1 on Wednesday night. With the game knotted at 1 in the third, Columbus scored a power-play goal at 5:57. Cycling the puck, Connauton slid a pass to David Savard at the top of the left circle. His hard one-timer beat goalie Darcy Kuemper stick...
Via AP on Fox
December 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Connauton helps lead Blue Jackets over Bruins 6-2

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Kevin Connauton had a goal and two assists and the Columbus Blue Jackets scored four times in the second period for a 6-2 win against the Boston Bruins on Saturday night. Scott Hartnell, in his first game back after missing five games with a broken finger, scored the Blue Jackets' first two goals for a 2-1 lead early in the second. Nick Foligno and Connauton...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
December 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Connauton's 1st goal lifts Blue Jackets in OT, 3-2

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Kevin Connauton scored his first goal of the season off a lead pass from Ryan Johansen at 1:58 of overtime to lift the Columbus Blue Jackets past the Philadelphia Flyers 3-2 on Tuesday night for their fourth straight win. Johansen took a drop pass and waited for Connauton to slip past Matt Read. He then fed a pass to Connauton for the high shot that beat Steve...
Via AP on Fox
December 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Crashing the Net: pace, lineup changes and opportunity

Columbus, Ohio – After a whirlwind day that had him packing his car to head from Dallas to Austin, defenseman Kevin Connauton received word that he had been claimed off waivers by the Blue Jackets. So much for driving 196 miles south, where the weather is much warmer. "I think I was mentally prepared to head to Austin," said Connauton. "My agent had talked with me and we were...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
November 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Blue Jackets activate LW Calvert, pick up D Connauton

  The Columbus Blue Jackets have activated left wing Matt Calvert off injured reserve after he missed four games with an upper-body injury. In addition, the club claimed defenseman Kevin Connauton off waivers from the Dallas Stars and assigned defenseman Frederic St-Denis to its American Hockey League affiliate in Springfield, Massachusetts. The 24-year-old Calvert had one goal...
Via AP on Fox
November 18, 2014  |  Discuss
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