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Sweep! NHL-best Lightning ousted in record speed by Columbus

Apr. 16, 2019 11:43 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Sullen and speechless, the Tampa Bay Lightning had little explanation for how they followed up a glorious regular season by getting bounced from the playoffs with record-setting haste. The Columbus Blue Jackets capped a stunning sweep of the Presidents' Trophy winners with a 7-3...

Lightning look to bounce back from Game 1 collapse

Apr. 12, 2019 9:50 AM EDT

The Tampa Bay Lightning faced little adversity in the regular season on the way to a record-tying 62 wins and the most points in a season in 23 years. That all changed as fast as the Lightning squandered a three-goal lead before losing 4-3 to the Columbus Blue Jackets in Game 1 of their first-round series...

Blue Jackets rally from 3-goal deficit to beat Lightning 4-3

Apr. 10, 2019 11:13 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Columbus Blue Jackets rebounded from a dismal start to stun the team that had the NHL's best regular-season record. Seth Jones scored the go-ahead goal on the power play to cap Columbus' three-goal third period, and the Blue Jackets rallied to beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-3 in Game...

Blue Jackets edge Rangers in shootout to earn playoff spot

Apr. 6, 2019 12:26 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Columbus Blue Jackets didn't get discouraged after giving up the tying goal in the closing seconds of regulation. They kept their focus and won in a shootout to clinch the last playoff spot in the Eastern Conference. Artemi Panarin scored in the shootout and the Blue Jackets earned...

Bobrovsky stops 38 shots, Blue Jackets top Sabres 4-0

Mar. 31, 2019 9:58 PM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Don't look now, but goalie Sergei Bobrovsky and the Columbus Blue Jackets are mounting yet another late-season surge to make the playoffs. Bobrovsky stopped 38 shots to earn his third shutout in five games and league-leading ninth of the season, and the Blue Jackets won their fifth...

Atkinson, Panarin lead Blue Jackets over Predators 5-2

Mar. 30, 2019 11:44 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Cam Atkinson equaled a Blue Jackets franchise record for goals scored, but he knows there's much more to accomplish. Atkinson scored twice and Artemi Panarin had four assists to lead Columbus to a 5-2 victory over the Nashville Predators on Saturday night for the Blue Jackets'...

Bobrovsky earns 7th shutout, Columbus beats Vancouver 5-0

Mar. 25, 2019 3:09 AM EDT

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Pierre-Luc Dubois happily shed one of the longest scoreless slumps of his career. Dubois had a goal and an assist and goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky returned from injury to stop 21 shots as the Columbus Blue Jackets improved their playoff chances with a 5-0 victory over the...

Lehner earns 5th shutout, Islanders beat Coyotes 2-0

Mar. 25, 2019 1:19 AM EDT

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Jordan Eberle and Brock Nelson scored to back Robin Lehner's fifth shutout of the season as the New York Islanders beat the Arizona Coyotes 2-0 Sunday. Lehner stopped 31 shots to help the Islanders win for the second time in two days and keep pace with first place Washington in the...

Bobrovsky stops 46 shots, Blue Jackets beat Carolina 3-0

Mar. 15, 2019 11:35 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — With Columbus slipping into a sudden offensive malaise in the second period, Sergei Bobrovsky kept the Blue Jackets in the game and in the race for a playoff spot. The goalie played one his best games of the season, shutting down an unrelenting Carolina offensive attack in the second...

Jenner's hat trick powers Blue Jackets over Bruins 7-4

Mar. 12, 2019 11:30 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Boone Jenner got off his sick bed and rung up his first career hat trick. The Columbus center had a fever and missed his team's loss to the New York Islanders on Monday. His return to the lineup on Tuesday night powered the Blue Jackets to a much-needed 7-4 win over the Boston as they...