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Ryan Johansen Busts Out Braxton Miller Jersey For Breakaway Challenge

Columbus Blue Jackets forward Ryan Johansen already had the home crowd on his side for the All-Star Game, but he put it over the top with this Braxton Miller jersey. Needless to say the fans loved it. [Fansided] The post Ryan Johansen Busts Out Braxton Miller Jersey For Breakaway Challenge appeared first on Diehardsport.
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Johansen puts on breakaway show in NHL skills competition

  Ryan Johansen of the hometown Columbus Blue Jackets pulled a kid out of the stands and guided him to a goal to win the breakaway challenge, and Nashville's Shea Weber fired the hardest shot with a 108.5-mph blast at the NHL All-Stars skills competition on Saturday night. Weber missed the net on his first attempt but made up for that with a shot second only to five-time winner...
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Johansen gets help in winning NHL breakaway skills challenge

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) Ryan Johansen of the hometown Columbus Blue Jackets pulled a kid out of the stands and guided him to a goal to win the breakaway challenge, and Nashville's Shea Weber fired the hardest shot with a 108.5-mph blast at the NHL All-Stars skills competition on Saturday night. Weber missed the net on his first attempt but made up for that with a shot second only to...
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NHL Star Ryan Johansen Wears Ohio State Football Jersey During All-Star Skills Competition

Pretty much everyone in the city of Columbus, Ohio is still celebrating the Buckeyes’ national championship game win last week. Even the professional athletes, apparently. Columbus Blue Jackets star center Ryan Johansen, participating in the All-Star Skills Competition Saturday night, is wearing a No. 5 Braxton Miller jersey. He delighted the home crowd by taking off his regular...
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Braxton Johansen? Blue Jackets' Johansen pays homage to Buckeye in skills comp

The Ohio State Buckeyes are college football champions, so what better way to try to win a competition on the NHL's skills night than to channel the scarlet and grey. Columbus Blue Jackets star Ryan Johansen did just that, wearing the No. 5 jersey of Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller during the Breakaway Challenge in the NHL Skills Competition at Nationwide Arena Saturday night...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
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NHL legacy project builds a treehouse, and happiness, at Columbus Ronald McDonald House

As the NHL and the Columbus Blue Jackets began the unveiling of a one-of-a-kind legacy project at the Ronald McDonald House as part of the 2015 All-Star weekend, a small voice interrupted the proceedings. "It's 9:30, I have to go to my surgery, I'll be back!" Hearing a child say these words drove home the realities of families whose children face significant health concerns. It's...
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A night of laughter at the All-Star Fantasy Draft

Columbus, Ohio - The 2015 NHL All-Star Fantasy Draft harkens back to those days on the school yard when the pressure was intense to choose the right players to beat the other team. And when it was all over, no one wanted to be the last player picked. Except for Alex Ovechkin... he wanted the car. 41 players were divvied up between Team Foligno and Team Toews. It what seemed to be...
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Blue Jackets' Johansen picked 1st in NHL All-Star draft in Columbus

  Captain Nick Foligno, showing allegiance to a teammate, has selected Columbus Blue Jackets center Ryan Johansen with the first pick in the NHL All-Star draft. Foligno and Chicago Blackhawks star Jonathan Toews, captains of the teams in Sunday's All-Star game in Ohio's capital city, took turns after Foligno won a puck flip to determine who would go first. With the second pick,...
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Ryan Johansen is first player taken in NHL All-Star draft

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) Captain Nick Foligno, showing allegiance to a teammate, has selected Columbus Blue Jackets center Ryan Johansen with the first pick in the NHL All-Star draft. Foligno and Chicago Blackhawks star Jonathan Toews, captains of the teams in Sunday's All-Star game in Ohio's capital city, took turns after Foligno won a puck flip to determine who would go first. With...
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Reluctant Johansen 'nervous' for All-Star spotlight

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Lights, camera, stage fright? Columbus Blue Jackets forward Ryan Johansen admits to having some. It's not the spotlight of his first NHL All-Star Game or his friends and family who have come to Columbus to be there for Johansen's big weekend that have him a little nervous. It's his inclusion in the Honda NHL Breakaway Challenge, which will take place Saturday during...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
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After Lockout and Winter Olympics, 2015 NHL All-Star Weekend Tickets Fall since Last Events in 2012

The best players the NHL has to offer will take the ice at the Greater Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, Ohio this weekend as the 2015 NHL All-Star Game festivities commence. The weekend kicks off on Saturday with the All-Star Skills Competition and concludes the following day with the All-Star Game on Sunday night. It will be the first time the game has been held since 2012...
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2015 NHL All-Star Fantasy Draft: Start Time, Live Stream, TV Info

The teams for the 2015 NHL All-Star Game on Sunday, Jan. 25 at Nationwide Arena in Columbus will be made Friday night during the All-Star Fantasy Draft. Columbus Blue Jackets forward Nick Foligno and Chicago Blackhawks superstar Jonathan Toews will select players as captains. It’s basically a schoolyard style of creating teams. The event begins at 8 pm ET and can be watched on...
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Bob's five best Blue Jackets moments

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All-Star speakeasy event 'The Crease' raises over half a million for pediatric cancer

Sometimes being bad does good. That was the messages at "The Crease" - an exclusive fundraiser put on by the Columbus Blue Jackets Foundation to kick off the 2014 NHL All-Star weekend, celebrate hometown hockey and raise funds towards the fight against pediatric cancer -- all with a speakeasy theme. Speakeasies, establishments born of the prohibition era, were known for their secretive...
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2015 NHL Fan Fair gives fans access to all aspects of hockey

The 60th NHL All-Star game takes place this Sunday but the league and the host team, the Columbus Blue Jackets, are making sure that there is plenty of opportunity to involve the entire community in a weekend long celebration starting with Fan Fair that takes place Friday through Sunday at the Greater Columbus Convention Center. Thursday night presented the opportunity for Blue Jackets...
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Ryan Johansen's five best Blue Jackets moments

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Columbus extends its sports high as host of All-Star Game

  John Davidson has traveled the world playing, talking about and scouting professional hockey. He says his current outpost is a great place that few know about. "Columbus, to me, in some ways, is a very well-kept secret," said Davidson, the director of hockey operations for the NHL's Blue Jackets. That might change this weekend. The city and the Blue Jackets have a busy, busy few...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Jackets goalie Sergei Bobrovsky out of All-Star Game with injury

  Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky will miss this weekend's NHL All-Star Game -- on home ice -- because of a lower-body injury he sustained Wednesday night in Winnipeg. He will be replaced by St. Louis goalie Brian Elliott. The Blue Jackets did not reveal a timetable for Bobrovsky's return. Bobrovsky, selected to participate in his first All-Star Game, has a 16...
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NHL All-Stars, Ohio State football share stage in Columbus

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) The Columbus Blue Jackets waited through a player lockout and two long years to finally host the NHL All-Star Game. Now one of the showcase events of the sport will share the stage with college football. Ohio State, which dominates the attention of fans and media in the city if not the state, also will host a celebration of its football national championship...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Sergei Bobrovsky injury the latest hit to injury-plagued Jackets

The Columbus Blue Jackets’ loss in Winnipeg on Wednesday night may turn out to be the most costly loss of the year. Already decimated by injuries, the Jackets came into the matchup against the Jets on a high note as winners of two in a row. Almost right out of the gate, things seemed to […] The post Sergei Bobrovsky injury the latest hit to injury-plagued Jackets appeared first...
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CBJ's Bobrovsky to miss All-Star game with lower-body injury

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky will miss this weekend's NHL All-Star game - on home ice - due to a lower-body injury he sustained Wednesday night in Winnipeg. He will be replaced by St. Louis goalie Brian Elliott. The Blue Jackets did not reveal a timetable for Bobrovsky's return. Bobrovsky, selected to participate in his first All-Star game...
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Bobrovsky to miss All-Star Game

COLUMBUS, OHIO - Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky will miss this weekend's 2015 Honda NHL All-Star Game at Nationwide Arena, the club announced Thursday. He suffered a lower body injury during the second period of Wednesday night's game at Winnipeg and is being replaced in the game by St. Louis Blues goaltender Brian Elliott. Currently, the club does not have a...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Another Goalie Down! Sergei Bobrovsky Suffers LBI, May Be Out For A While

Going into the season Sergei Bobrovsky, G (L, 9 SV, 3 GA, .750%) was one of the most sought after fantasy asset in goal and for good reason, the former Vezina winner was coming off of two straight fantastic years for less than stellar teams and at just 26 years old and entering his fifth year on big ice all the stars seemed like up not only for Bob to maintain his Vezina quality...
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Bobrovsky injured in CBJ loss

Things went from bad to worse for Columbus on Wednesday night as All-Star goalie Sergei Bobrovsky had to leave the team's loss in Winnipeg with a lower body injury. The former Vezina Trophy winner went down in the second period with the Blue Jackets already trailing 3-0. Backup Curtis McElhinney yielded a goal in the second period, and the Jets eventually won 4-0. After the game...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Bobrovsky injured in CBJ loss

Things went from bad to worse for Columbus on Wednesday night as All-Star goalie Sergei Bobrovsky had to leave the team's loss in Winnipeg with a lower body injury. The former Vezina Trophy winner went down in the second period with the Blue Jackets already trailing 3-0. Backup Curtis McElhinney yielded a goal in the second period, and the Jets eventually won 4-0. After the game...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss
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