Latest Columbus Blue Jackets News

Jackets' Foligno suspended 3 games for hit on Bellemare

Nov. 11, 2019 5:03 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The NHL has suspended Columbus forward Nick Foligno for three games for a hit that leveled Colorado Avalanche forward Pierre-Edouard Bellemare. The Department of Player Safety announced the penalty for the Blue Jackets captain on Monday. Foligno dropped Bellemare with the open-ice hit...

Makar scores 2 to help Avalanche beat Blue Jackets 4-2

Nov. 10, 2019 12:59 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — Cale Makar's anticipation was off but his shot was dead on. It was exactly what the depleted Colorado offense needed. Makar scored twice, including a go-ahead goal late in the second period, and Pavel Francouz stopped 39 shots to lead the Avalanche to a 4-2 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets...

Blue Jackets end 5-game skid with 3-2 win over Coyotes

Nov. 8, 2019 12:11 AM EST

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Columbus had seen the bounces go the other way, watched the other team make the winning plays. To end a five-game losing streak, the Blue Jackets got the favorable bounce and executed just enough. Gustav Nyquist had a goal and two assists, Joonas Korpisalo stopped 31 shots and the...

Tkachuk scores in OT to give Flames 4-3 win over Coyotes

Nov. 6, 2019 2:44 AM EST

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — This time, Matthew Tkachuk didn't need an acrobatic move to deliver the winning goal. Just a sharp-angled wrist shot between the pads of goalie Antti Raanta. Tkachuk scored with 34 seconds on the clock in overtime to give the Calgary Flames a 4-3 comeback victory over the Arizona...

Smith's 2 tallies push Golden Knights past Columbus 2-1

Nov. 5, 2019 10:59 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Vegas Golden Knights put two straight, particularly frustrating overtime losses behind and kicked off a four-game road trip with a win. The Columbus Blue Jackets' ongoing scoring woes had much to do with that. The Golden Knights had lost their two previous games in overtime after...

Flames' Lucic suspended 2 games for roughing Sherwood

Nov. 3, 2019 4:55 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Calgary Flames forward Milan Lucic has been suspended for two games without pay by the NHL for roughing Columbus Blue Jackets forward Kole Sherwood during Saturday's game. The league announced Lucic's punishment Sunday. The incident happened five minutes into the second period of Calgary's...

Rittich stops 43 shots as Flames beat Blue Jackets 3-0

Nov. 2, 2019 10:32 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Calgary's Sean Monahan ended a personal 13-game scoreless streak with a goal that proved to be the winner. Monahan, Sam Bennett and Matthew Tkachuk scored, and David Rittich recorded the shutout as the Flames beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 3-0 Saturday night. The Flames (8-6-2) won...

David Perron scores in OT, Blues beat Blue Jackets 4-3

Nov. 2, 2019 12:07 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — When the St. Louis Blues headed into overtime, the focus turned to David Perron. The winger some are calling Mr. Overtime didn't disappoint. Perron scored eight seconds into the extra session to give the Blues a 4-3 comeback victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Friday night. "He's got...

Draisaitl, Oilers roll past Blue Jackets 4-1

Oct. 30, 2019 11:47 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Leon Draisaitl keeps building on his strong start for the Edmonton Oilers. Draisaitl had two goals and an assist, Mike Smith stopped 23 shots and the Oilers beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 4-1 on Wednesday night. Draisaitl, who turned 24 on Sunday, moved into the NHL lead with 25...

Blue Jackets place Texier, Murray on injured reserve

Oct. 28, 2019 2:41 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Columbus Blue Jackets will be without two key players injured in Saturday's loss to Philadelphia for several weeks. The team put rookie forward Alexandre Texier and defenseman Ryan Murray on injured reserve on Monday. The 20-year-old Texier is expected to miss two to four weeks...