Latest Gustav Nyquist News

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...

Nyquist's penalty shot in OT lifts Blue Jackets past Leafs

Oct. 22, 2019 12:21 AM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Gustav Nyquist couldn't recall getting a penalty shot in overtime before. He scored on his chance 1:57 into the extra period Monday night, giving the Columbus Blue Jackets a 4-3 victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs. "I think that's my first one," Nyquist said. "So it felt nice to put that...

McCann, second-period burst leads Pens past Blue Jackets

Oct. 5, 2019 11:19 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Penguins rebounded from a season-opening dud. Jared McCann scored twice as the Penguins had five goals in the second period to beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 7-2 on Saturday night. The offensive outburst helped Pittsburgh rediscover its confidence after making 17 turnovers...

Blue Jackets look to Swedish players for scoring punch

Oct. 3, 2019 12:41 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Columbus Blue Jackets are looking to Sweden to help fill the scoring void left by departed star forward Artemi Panarin. More specifically, the Blue Jackets are relying on a quartet of Swedes _ two of them rookies who haven’t played in North America before _ for some scoring...

Panarin, Bobrovsky, Duchene among many on the move in NHL

Oct. 2, 2019 9:32 AM EDT

The St. Louis Blues will look a lot like the team that won the franchise's first Stanley Cup when the puck drops for the NHL's season-opening game against the 2018 champion Washington Capitals. Ryan O'Reilly, who won the Conn Smythe Trophy as playoff MVP, knows the season won't be quite the same even if many of...

Blue Jackets ready to move past stars' departures

Sep. 23, 2019 1:40 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Columbus Blue Jackets played under a cloud last season created by two stars who didn't want to be there. The team still made the playoffs and had a signature triumph for the franchise with a stunning first-round playoff sweep of the Tampa Bay Lightning. Goalie Sergei Bobrovsky and...