Nelson scores in OT to lift Islanders over Blue Jackets 3-2
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The New York Islanders won again in overtime, this time when Brock Nelson scored 33 seconds into the extra period.
Bobrovsky, Blue Jackets beat Bruins to take 2-1 series lead
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — With Columbus holding on to a two-goal lead late in the second period, Boston's Brad Marchand snapped a shot from the top of the left circle. The puck rebounded and trickled...
Atkinson, Panarin lead Blue Jackets over Predators 5-2
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...
Jenner’s hat trick powers Blue Jackets over Bruins 7-4
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...
Atkinson scores twice to lift Blue Jackets over Penguins
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Columbus' Boone Jenner was sent to the penalty box for slashing just 20 seconds into Saturday night's game, giving Pittsburgh an early power-play chance and sucking some of...
Jenner, Anderson lead Blue Jackets past Coyotes 4-2
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Columbus Blue Jackets got early production from their fourth line, then turned to that unit again in the third period for big minutes.
Boone Jenner and Josh Anderson each tallied a goal and an assist, and David Savard and fourth-line forward Lukas Sedlak also scored for Columbus in a 4-2 victory over the Arizona Coyotes on Thursday night. Sergei Bobrovsky stopped 29 shots as the Blue Jackets won their second straight after a five-game losing streak.
Korpisalo stops 29 shots, Blue Jackets beat Devils 4-1
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Columbus Blue Jackets extended their win streak to four games and stayed in the thick of the battle at the top of the tough Metropolitan Division. The team's productive top line is a big reason why.
Pierre-Luc Dubois, Artemi Panarin and Cam Atkinson each had a goal and an assist on Tuesday night as the Blue Jackets beat the New Jersey Devils 4-1.
Atkinson’s late goal sends Blue Jackets past Panthers 5-4
SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — The Columbus Blue Jackets overcame a shaky second period, scoring twice in the third and spoiling the home opener for the Florida Panthers.
Cam Atkinson's goal with 2:46 left lifted the Blue Jackets to a 5-4 victory over the Panthers on Thursday night.
With traffic in front of the net, Atkinson swept the puck past goalie James Reimer, who was flat on his back during the play. The Panthers challenged for goalie interference, but the goal stood.
AP source: Blue Jackets give Jenner 4-year, $15M contract
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Columbus Blue Jackets re-signed forward Boone Jenner to a four-year, $15 million contract, locking up a player who has been a stalwart presence in the team's emergence as a playoff contender.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Alexander Wennberg will return to the Columbus Blue Jackets' lineup for Game 5 at the Washington Capitals.
Coach John Tortorella confirmed his return about an hour before puck drop on Saturday. Wennberg was back after missing Games 2, 3 and 4 after a hit to the head from Washington's Tom Wilson. Tortorella says Wennberg replaces Sonny Milano in the lineup.
ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — Washington Capitals winger Andre Burakovsky will have minor surgery to repair an upper-body injury and miss the rest of the first-round series against Columbus.
Coach Barry Trotz says Burakovsky could return if his team advances deeper in the Stanley Cup playoffs. Burakovsky was injured in Game 2 Sunday on a hit by Blue Jackets forward Boone Jenner.
Andre Burakovsky, Capitals forward, to miss at least the next two games
Capitals forward Andre Burakovsky will miss at least the next two games against the Columbus Blue Jackets with an upper-body injury.
Burakovsky left Game 2's 5-4 overtime loss early in the first period, following a collision into the boards. Columbus center Boone Jenner delivered a hard check, causing Burakovsky to leave.
The 23-year-old winger played just five shifts Sunday for a total of 2:12.
Burakovsky will not travel with the team to Columbus.
EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — After Edmonton scored the first three goals of the game, the Columbus Blue Jackets made it apparent which team was still fighting for a playoff spot and which team was already out of the race.
Thomas Vanek had three goals and an assist to lift the Blue Jackets over the Oilers 7-3 on Tuesday night.
Atkinson scores in OT to lift Blue Jackets past Bruins, 5-4
BOSTON (AP) — The Columbus Blue Jackets felt like they were lucky to get a victory in their late-season push for one of the Eastern Conference's playoff spots.
Cam Atkinson scored 2:55 into overtime to lift the Blue Jackets to a 5-4 comeback victory over Boston on Monday night for their eighth straight win, spoiling a splendid NHL debut for Bruins forward Ryan Donato.
Atkinson’s hat trick lifts surging Blue Jackets over Flyers
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Cam Atkinson and the Columbus Blue Jackets have picked a perfect time to get on a roll.
Atkinson scored a hat trick to lead the surging Blue Jackets to their sixth straight victory, 5-3 over the Philadelphia Flyers on Thursday night.
Oliver Bjorkstand and Boone Jenner also scored for the Blue Jackets, who tied Philadelphia for third place in the Metropolitan Division.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Blue Jackets only had Seth Jones for two periods. It turned out to be more than enough.
Jones was the driving force behind two first-period power-play goals, and Columbus won its fifth straight, 5-2 over the Montreal Canadiens on Monday night.
Letang gets winning goal in shootout, Pens top Blue Jackets
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Penguins coach Mike Sullivan doesn't want to see Sidney Crosby, Evgeni Malkin and Kris Letang drop the gloves every game.
But a frustrating first two periods led to a breakout third and a shootout victory.
Letang scored the deciding goal in the shootout, and the Penguins beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 3-2 on Thursday night.
Blue Jackets top Sabres 3-2 for 4th straight win.
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The Columbus Blue Jackets keep finding ways to win close games.
Sergei Bobrovsky made three of his 30 saves on a power play in the final two minutes, and the Blue Jackets beat the Buffalo Sabres 3-2 on Monday night for their fourth straight victory.
Rookie Pierre-Luc Dubois, Artemi Panarin and Boone Jenner scored for the Blue Jackets. Markus Nutivaara had two assists.
Anderson, Bjorkstrand lead Blue Jackets past Panthers 7-3
SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — The Columbus Blue Jackets finally got their power play rolling again.
Oliver Bjorkstrand had two goals, including the tiebreaker with the man advantage, and Josh Anderson also scored twice to lift the Blue Jackets over the Florida Panthers 7-3 on Thursday night.
Bjorkstrand's power-play goal was the first on the road in 15 tries this season for Columbus, which entered 3 for 35 on the power play.
Three-goal second period lifts Columbus over Buffalo, 5-1
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — All it took was a little rest for the Columbus Blue Jackets to get back to their winning ways.
Seth Jones had a goal and an assist for Columbus to help the Blue Jackets, who had a three-day break between games, beat the Buffalo Sabres 5-1 on Wednesday night.
Serge Bobrovsky stopped 34 of 35 shots to lead Columbus (6-3-0) to its fifth win in its last seven games. Buffalo dropped to 3-6-2 in front of goalie Chad Johnson, who stopped 33 of 38 shots.
Blue Jackets beat Penguins 5-4 to avoid sweep
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Columbus coach John Tortorella hates the kind of music his players often blare in the dressing room. Still, he really wanted them to be able to hear it again.
After the first three games of the playoff series with Pittsburgh, the Blue Jackets players shed their gear in a room that was nearly silent. That's the way it happens after a loss.
Before Tuesday's 5-4 win over the Penguins, Tortorella said he wanted the young team to experience a playoff victory, lousy music and all.
Jenner breaks late tie, Blue Jackets beat Sabres 4-3
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Sergei Bobrovsky didn't get his fourth straight shutout and didn't even play his best game, but the Columbus Blue Jackets generated enough offense to get the All-Star goalie his NHL-leading 36th win.
Boone Jenner broke a tie with 5:07 left, and Bobrovsky made 29 saves in the Blue Jackets' 4-3 victory over the Buffalo Sabres on Friday night. The teams will meet again Saturday night in Buffalo.
Cam Atkinson hits his stride just as Blue Jackets rise
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — About four minutes into the final period at Madison Square Garden, the Blue Jackets' Brandon Dubinsky picked the pocket of Rangers defenseman Nick Holden and passed the puck to Cam Atkinson skating hard into the slot. The charging Atkinson netted a laser shot for his career-high 29th goal of the season.
Back from break, Blue Jackets sharp in routing Islanders 7-0
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Unlike some other NHL teams coming off their bye week, there wasn't a spot of rust on the sleek Columbus Blue Jackets.
In their first game following a five-day break, the high-energy Blue Jackets blew out the New York Islanders 7-0 Saturday as backup goalie Joonas Korpisalo earned his first career shutout.
Foligno, Jenner lead Blue Jackets over Maple Leafs 5-2
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Nick Foligno and Boone Jenner each scored a goal, backup goalie Joonas Korpisalo made 31 saves and the Columbus Blue Jackets beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 5-2 on Wednesday night.
Atkinson, Bobrovsky lift Blue Jackets over Red Wings 2-1
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Columbus goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky slammed the door after the first period, and the Blue Jackets held on to beat the Detroit Red Wings on Saturday night for the second time in five days.
The All-Star stopped 35 shots and held off a furious Red Wings push in the final period, and Columbus won 2-1, with the final horn sounding just as a shot by Detroit's Thomas Vanek bounced off the goal post.
Dubinsky scores twice and Blue Jackets beat Canes 4-1
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Brandon Dubinsky ended a 17-game scoring drought with two goals, Boone Jenner had a goal and an assist and the Columbus Blue Jackets beat the Carolina Hurricanes 4-1 on Tuesday night.
Lukas Sedlak also scored for Columbus, and Ryan Murray and Cam Atkinson had a pair of assists each. All-Star Sergei Bobrovsky returned after missing the past three games because of illness and made 24 saves.
Korpisalo makes 31 saves, Blue Jackets top Lightning 3-1
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Joonas Korpisalo made quite an impression in his NHL return.
Korpisalo made 31 saves in his first game of the season, Nick Foligno had a go-ahead power-play goal in the third period and the Columbus Blue Jackets beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-1 on Friday night.
"It's been a long time since I played here," said the 22-year-old Korpisalo, who went 16-11-4 in 31 games with Columbus last season. "I just tried to go out there and enjoy it, have fun."
Blue streak: Jackets rout Penguins 7-1 to take Metro lead
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Some of the high energy seemed to be sucked out of Nationwide Arena when Sidney Crosby scored for Pittsburgh less than 3 minutes into the game against Columbus. But the Penguins wouldn't find the net again for the rest of the night as the surging Blue Jackets rallied for a blowout win.
Scott Hartnell had his ninth career hat trick and the Blue Jackets scored four times in a head-spinning third-period flurry to rout the Penguins 7-1 on Thursday night.
Jackets get franchise-record 60 shots, beat Coyotes in SO
PHOENIX (AP) — The Columbus Blue Jackets led 13 seconds in and then poured on a flurry of shots — and still needed a late rally and shootout to beat Mike Smith and the Arizona Coyotes.
Columbus pummeled Smith with a franchise-record 60 shots, Alexander Wennberg scored with 2:16 left in the third period and the Blue Jackets beat the Coyotes 3-2 in a shootout Saturday night.
Jenner, Bobrovsky propel Blue Jackets to 3-2 win over Avs
DENVER (AP) — Boone Jenner made sure that credit went where credit should for his winning goal.
To Brandon Dubinsky for setting up the play. To Cam Atkinson for that on-the-money, no-look pass.
"A heck of a play by them," Jenner said.
Jenner knocked in the winner with 11:03 remaining, Sergei Bobrovsky stopped 18 shots and the Columbus Blue Jackets beat the slumping Colorado Avalanche 3-2 on Thursday night.
"Really happy for Boone to pop one," Dubinsky said. "He's been knocking on the door."
Calvert’s short-handed goal helps Blue Jackets beat Rangers
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Matt Calvert was beaming in the Columbus Blue Jackes' locker room after scoring the winning goal with a bandaged forehead hiding about 30 stitches.
Calvert returned from absorbing a slap shot that requird medical attention and scored a short-handed, tiebreaking goal in the third period to lift the Blue Jackets to a franchise-record seventh straight home win, 4-2 over the New York Rangers on Friday night.
Rookie Werenski scores in OT, Jackets beat Ducks 3-2
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Rookie Zach Werenski hasn't been fazed by much this season. Not even scoring into his own goal.
Werenski shrugged off an unfortunate bounce and scored 1:21 into overtime after Columbus blew a two-goal lead, helping the Blue Jackets escape with a 3-2 victory over the Anaheim Ducks on Wednesday night.