Latest Joonas Korpisalo News

What's next for the Blue Jackets in post-Torts era?

May. 10, 2021 14:30 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Columbus Blue Jackets will take a deliberate approach to hiring a replacement for John Tortorella, who stamped his brand on the franchise over six seasons and carried it to unprecedented success. “I think we’re going to take our time,”...

Greiss makes 22 saves, Red Wings rally to beat Blue Jackets

May. 07, 2021 22:35 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Thomas Greiss made 22 saves and the Detroit Reds Wings scored three goals in the second period to beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 5-2 on Friday night. Jakub Vrana had a goal and an assist, and Joe Veleno and Danny DeKeyser also scored in the second...

Merzlikins shuts out Red Wings, Blue Jackets win in shootout

Apr. 27, 2021 23:01 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Patrik Laine and Oliver Bjorkstrand scored in the shootout and the Columbus Blue Jackets snapped a nine-game losing streak with a 1-0 win over the Detroit Red Wings on Tuesday night. Laine deked Thomas Greiss and beat him between the pads to lead...

Hedman scores early in OT, Lightning beat Blue Jackets 4-3

Apr. 25, 2021 23:22 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Victor Hedman scored 10 seconds into overtime to give the Tampa Bay Lightning a 4-3 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Sunday night. Brayden Point finished with three assists for Tampa Bay. Ondrej Palat had a goal and two assists. Mathieu...

Bennett scores two goals, Knight makes 33 saves in NHL debut

Apr. 20, 2021 22:31 PM EDT

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Sam Bennett scored two goals and Spencer Knight made 33 saves in his NHL debut to lift the Florida Panthers over the Columbus Blue Jackets 5-1 on Tuesday night. Jonathan Huberdeau had a goal and two assists, Aleksander Barkov scored his first goal...

Stars use 4-goal second period to dominate Blue Jackets, 5-1

Apr. 17, 2021 23:49 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — Joe Pavelski scored his team-high 18th goal of the season as one of five Dallas players with a goal and an assist, and the Stars scored four times in 6½ minutes in the second period to beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 5-1 on Saturday night. Denis Gurianov,...

Trades start likely overhaul for disappointing Blue Jackets

Apr. 13, 2021 12:56 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — General manager Jarmo Kekalainen sees the overhaul of the Columbus Blue Jackets as “an opportunity to reload" rather than a rebuilding job. Whatever he wants to call it, the Blue Jackets already look different after the trade deadline. The...

Hagel's OT goal lifts Blackhawks over Blue Jackets 4-3

Apr. 12, 2021 22:38 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Brandon Hagel scored 1:25 into overtime, and the Chicago Blackhawks beat Columbus 4-3 on Monday night for their fifth consecutive win over the Blue Jackets. Duncan Keith, Philipp Kurashev and Brett Connolly also scored for Chicago, and Patrick Kane...

Lightning get early goals in 6-4 win over Blue Jackets

Apr. 08, 2021 22:41 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Tampa Bay scored three times in the first six minutes of the game, Andrei Vasilevskiy made 32 saves and the Lightning beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 6-4 on Thursday night. Blake Coleman roofed a shot 58 seconds in, and then ...

Korpisalo makes 36 saves as Blue Jackets beat Lightning 4-2

Apr. 06, 2021 23:21 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Zac Dalpe scored for the first time in 4 1/2 years, Joonas Korpisalo made 36 saves and the Columbus Blue Jackets beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-2 on Tuesday night. Max Domi and Jack Roslovic each had a goal and an assist for the Blue Jackets, who...