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The Aftermath: (1/29/15) @ Florida Panthers

In a game where the Columbus Blue Jackets did well in the possession battle they fell just short yesterday to the Florida Panthers, 3-2. More games like this should yield better results for a team that desperately needs them. After the jump let us watch some highlights, shall we? Highlights: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly   The Good: Revamped First Line Cam Atkinson and Nick...
Via BS Hockey
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

NHL All-Star Game: League creates fantastic weekend in Columbus

The 2015 NHL All-Star Weekend was a resounding success. Columbus, OH is still an immature, developing hockey market, but you would never have guessed it from the scene downtown over the weekend. The league worked tremendously hard to market the festivities to hockey fans old and young. Columbus hockey fans showed great representation, coming out in fantastic numbers. From the time...
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Who Were The Two Captains For The 1996 NHL All-Star Game In Boston?

The NHL’s unofficial first half is nearing its end. The league’s best players will gather next weekend in Columbus for the 2015 All-Star Game, the league’s first since 2012. Before the game gets underway, though, the two captains — Columbus’ Nick Foligno and Chicago’s Jonathan Toews — will draft their teams. While that system is relatively new, having All-Star Game...
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Crashing the Net: Captain Foligno and playing with desperation

Columbus, Ohio - adding to what is fast becoming one of the most magical years of his eight-year career in the NHL, Nick Foligno was named as one of the captains for this years' All-Star game next week in Columbus. "I'm representing the city," said Foligno. "I take that personally. Joey and Bob are, as well. I think it's a great opportunity for us to showcase what Columbus is all...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Blue Jackets' Foligno, Blackhawks' Toews named All-Star captains

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Nick Foligno of the Columbus Blue Jackets and Jonathan Toews of the Chicago Blackhawks have been named team Captains for the 2015 NHL All-Star weekend Jan. 23-24 in Columbus, the National Hockey League announced. The league said Wednesday that the all-star teams will now be designated as Team Foligno and Team Toews. In addition, Drew Doughty of the Los Angeles Kings...
Via AP on Fox
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Portrait of an All-Star: Nick Foligno

What defines what an 'All-Star' is? The definition of the term is simply this: composed wholly or chiefly of stars or of outstanding performers or participants. Blue Jackets left wing was selected to his first NHL All-Star Game on Saturday. And really, it was a 'no-brainer'. If you look at just his statistics this season, he merits inclusion. In 39 games, he's posted 18-22-40. In...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
17 days ago  |  Discuss

NHL announced 2015 All-Star Selections

This year the NHL All-Star Weekend will take place in Columbus, Ohio, home to the Columbus Blue Jackets from Friday Jan. 23 to Sunday Jan. 25. The All Star Fantasy Draft will take place Friday to decide the teams, the Skills Competition on Saturday, and the All Star Game on Sunday. As always, each team will have one representative at the game. For the game, there will be 21 forwards...
18 days ago  |  Discuss

The Aftermath: (1/6/15) @ Dallas Stars

La azul chequetas es muy caliente. Ay papi! Tonight the Columbus Blue Jackets defeated the Dallas Stars on the road 4-2. Wins are racking up and everyone is happy in the 614.  Highlights: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly   The Good: Nick Foligno Pretty sure he could take this spot most nights this year. Absolute stud this year. Fancy stats were nothing to write home about but then...
Via BS Hockey
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Blue Jackets sign Nick Foligno to 6yr/$33M contract extension

Columbus, Ohio - Sixty seconds before the team took to the ice for their pregame skate, the Blue Jackets announced they had signed left wing Nick Foligno to a six year, $33M contract extension. The announcement came on the night that Foligno played in his 500th NHL game. "It was a good, healthy process," said GM jarmo Kekalainen when asked how long the two had been talking. "(AGM...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
December 31, 2014  |  Discuss

2013/14 Season Review: Nick Foligno

2013/14 Season Review: Nick Foligno #487238995 / Nick Foligno is the embodiment of the style of play that the Columbus Blue Jackets covet. He’s a hard-working, gritty forward who plays a tough game, but has a bit of skill to back it up. He’s also been a player who seems to make almost everyone he plays with better in driving shots. Unlike my previous player...
Via BS Hockey
June 24, 2014  |  Discuss

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