The Seattle Kraken didn't bite when the Blue Jackets left Max Domi exposed for the expansion draft. After that, you might think that the Blue Jackets aren't sure if Domi fits into their plans for this season and beyond, and you'd be right.
With the 12th pick in the first round of the 2021 NHL Draft, the Columbus Blue Jackets selected center prospect Cole Sillinger. Sillinger had a banner 2021 season, lighting up the USHL to the tune of 46 points in 31 games, the fourth-highest points-per-game rate in the league.
The return of an August tradition As we reach the quiet part of the off-season, it’s once again time to rank and profile the top 25 players under the age of 25 within the Columbus Blue Jackets organization.
The last man standing following a mass exodus of CBJ veterans. It has been a WILD few weeks in Blue Jackets Land - it feels like nearly every day has brought about a huge shakeup in the fabric of the team: Cam Atkinson to Philly and Seth Jones to Chicago, most significantly.
Defenseman Zach Werenski signed a massive six-year extension with the Columbus Blue Jackets carrying a $9.583 million per season salary. It’s more than what Seth Jones signed for in Chicago or what Dougie Hamilton signed for in New Jersey.
First it was David Savard and Nick Foligno last season. Then it was Seth Jones before the draft. Then it was Cam Atkinson during the draft. Four core members of the Columbus Blue Jackets were traded to new teams.
The Columbus Blue Jackets have signed Patrik Laine to a one-year deal worth $7.5 million. As a restricted free agent, Laine accepted the qualifying offer from the Blue Jackets on Tuesday and will have another year to prove himself in Columbus.