Well, it's not exactly the best time of the year for the Blue Jackets to be playing their worst hockey. They've dropped five in a row (3 OT/SO losses), and they'll need to turn it around quickly because this week is absolutely critical for their playoff hopes.
Photo by Jamie Sabau/NHLI via Getty Images That and more of this week’s links We’re in the middle of a very busy part of the season, so there were a few transactions in recent weeks by the Columbus Blue Jackets that we haven’t spent much time discussing yet.
Photo by Rich Graessle/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images A second period and OT to forget keep the Jackets out of third place The woeful Columbus Blue Jackets offense has been a much-discussed topic over the last week, with the team scoring just nine goals in the previous six games.
Photo Credit: John Saraya/Cleveland Monsters Cleveland Monsters (2) at Chicago Wolves (3) - Overtime Today marked the final game of a stretch of three games in three days in three different cities for the Cleveland Monsters.
Somehow, someway, the Blue Jackets couldn't get two points tonight. Despite generating 53 shots on goal in regulation, plus two more in overtime, they fell to Mackenzie Blackwood and the Devils in a shootout, 4-3.
Photo Credit: John Saraya/Cleveland Monsters Cleveland Monsters (1) at Rockford IceHogs (4) Heading into tonight’s game, the Cleveland Monsters needed to skate away with a win to keep themselves from entering the bottom of the division.
Your junior hockey round-up is back and full of news, notes and opinions for those of you that love to delve into the world of junior hockey. In this week’s edition, we take a look at the latest NHL emergency call-up, a coaching milestone and the lack of talk surrounding draft-eligible prospect – James Hardie.
Photo Credit: John Saraya/Cleveland Monsters A quick look at six members of the Cleveland Monsters who everyone should get to know. The Cleveland Monsters played four games in seven days last week going 2-2-0-0.
Bob who? That is the question many fans are asking of late. For them, that’s a very good thing. How were the Columbus Blue Jackets going to move on from Sergei Bobrovsky after he left for South Florida?
Photo Credit: John Saraya/Cleveland Monsters Cleveland Monsters (2) at Grand Rapids Griffins (4) The Cleveland Monsters came into tonight’s game looking to win two in a row against the Grand Rapids Griffins.