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The Cannon Sep 15, 2019
Torts expletives, FO quips at pundits; Blue Jackets hockey is back!

Torts expletives, FO quips at pundits; Blue Jackets hockey is back!

Ahh yes. It’s September, the Blue Jackets are coming together for training camp, and Tortorella has already dropped a few F-bombs. Hockey is back. Zach Werenski has re-signed with the Blue Jackets, John Tortorella dropped a few F-bombs in his annual chat with The Athletic’s Aaron Portzline at the onset of training camp, and Jarmo Kekalainen had a message for critics regarding his teams’ chances at Blue Jackets media day which you can check out in full right here. So you all know what that means...hockey season is back! There’s a lot of storylines flying around, like ‘how are the...
Last Word on Hockey Sep 12, 2019
How Zach Werenski Signing Helps Boston Bruins, Philadelphia Flyers

How Zach Werenski Signing Helps Boston Bruins, Philadelphia Flyers

The Columbus Blue Jackets got their man this past Tuesday. The team came to terms with Zach Werenski on a contract extension that will pay him $15 million over the next three years. However, the restricted free agent defenceman’s contract will impact teams other than Columbus. Werenski is the first to sign of three restricted free agent defenders. His contract could determine the base of negotiations in Boston and Philadelphia as well. How Zach Werenski Signing Helps Boston Bruins, Philadelphia Flyers Breaking Down NHL Free Agency In order to understand the impact on other teams, we first...
The Cannon Sep 10, 2019
2019 Blue Jackets Training Camp Battles: The Defensemen

2019 Blue Jackets Training Camp Battles: The Defensemen

Photo by Ethan Miller/ Personnel may not change, but the style will Five of the six spots are already spoken for: Seth Jones, Zach Werenski, Markus Nutivaara, David Savard, and Ryan Murray. Who will be the sixth everyday defenseman? Did reading that feel like déjà vu? Not surprising! Those are the opening words from last season’s preview of the Columbus Blue Jackets defenders heading into training camp. We’ll look at the contenders for the #6 and #7 spots followed by a few thoughts on the pairings. Scott Harrington 2018-2019 Season Review Big Money Scott is fresh off a career best...
Broad Street Hockey Sep 10, 2019
Tuesday Morning Fly By: Provy, you’re up

Tuesday Morning Fly By: Provy, you’re up

Photo by Len Redkoles/NHLI via Today’s open discussion thread, complete with your daily dose of Flyers news and notes… *We’ve been waiting a long, long time for these RFA defenseman chips to start falling and folks, we are off. Zach Werenski has signed with the Blue Jackets, and his contract bodes well for the Flyers as far as setting the market goes. [The Cannon] *Anyhoo! If you’re not able to attend any of the Flyers’ rookie or training camps, no worries. We’ve got you covered. Here’s a rundown of this past weekend’s action. [BSH] *One guy having a strong camp so far...
Sportsnet.ca Sep 9, 2019
Could Zach Werenski’s deal lead to other NHL RFAs signing?

Could Zach Werenski’s deal lead to other NHL RFAs signing?

NHL insider Chris Johnston joined Evanka Osmak to discuss Zach Werenski’s contract with the Columbus Blue Jackets and what it could mean for RFAs in the NHL, plus the Montreal Canadiens’ cap space as well as who could end up being named captain of th The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
The Hockey Writers Sep 9, 2019

Zach Werenski Contract Big Win for Blue Jackets

The first of the big crop of RFA’s has his new deal. It was a great day for both the Columbus Blue Jackets and Zach Werenski. Werenski agreed to a new three-year deal worth $15 million that will see the defenseman get $4 million in 2019-20, $4 million in 2020-21 and $7 million in 2021-22. […] The post Zach Werenski Contract Big Win for Blue Jackets appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
CBC News Sep 9, 2019
Blue Jackets sign Zach Werenski to 3-year, $15M extension

Blue Jackets sign Zach Werenski to 3-year, $15M extension

The Columbus Blue Jackets have signed star defenceman Zach Werenski to a three-year, $15 million contract extension.
The Hockey Writers Sep 9, 2019

Blue Jackets Re-Sign Star RFA Werenski – Report

The Columbus Blue Jackets will re-sign star restricted free agent (RFA) defenseman Zach Werenski to a three-year deal worth $15 million, as per a report from NHL.com’s Kevin Weekes. This is great timing for the 22-year-old defender and the team to come to an agreement, with training camp set to start later this week. With […] The post Blue Jackets Re-Sign Star RFA Werenski – Report appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
Last Word on Hockey Sep 9, 2019
Report: Columbus Blue Jackets Re-sign Zach Werenski

Report: Columbus Blue Jackets Re-sign Zach Werenski

The Columbus Blue Jackets have announced that they have re-signed defenceman Zach Werenski to a three-year contract. The deal has an annual cap hit of $5 million. #CBJ have agreed to terms with RFA D Zach Werenski on a three-year, $15 million contract, as first reported by @KevinWeekes. Deal should be official later today. — Aaron Portzline (@Aportzline) September 9, 2019  Zach Werenski Re-signs with the Columbus Blue Jackets In 82 games last season, Werenski scored 11 goals and added 33 assists for 44 points. His possession numbers were 53.7 percent Corsi and a relative Corsi of 4.6. In...
Sportsnet.ca Sep 9, 2019
Blue Jackets ink RFA Zach Werenski to three-year, $15M extension

Blue Jackets ink RFA Zach Werenski to three-year, $15M extension

The Columbus Blue Jackets have signed restricted free agent defenceman Zach Werenski to a three-year, $15-million contract extension, according to Sportsnet’s Chris Johnston. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
The Cannon Sep 9, 2019
Zach Werenski signs three year contract extension with Columbus Blue Jackets

Zach Werenski signs three year contract extension with Columbus Blue Jackets

Photo by Michael Tureski/Icon Sportswire via Werenski’s new deal will see the young standout make $5 million per year. Zach Werenski has signed his contract extension just in time for fall training camp. In a deal first reported by Kevin Weekes of the NHL Network and confirmed by Aaron Portzline of the Athletic, Werenski has signed a three year contract worth $5 million per season. * BREAKING NEWS*From what I’m told, @BlueJacketsNHL are close to signing Defenseman @ZachWerenski to a 15M Deal over 3Years. This would be huge for CBJ securing of the Top young D in the game.@NHL...
The Hockey Writers Aug 29, 2019

NHL Rumors: Markov, Ehlers, Blue Jackets, Oilers, More

In today’s NHL rumor rundown there is news on Andrei Markov and which teams he might be reaching out to in terms of finding NHL employment this coming season. There is a sense that GM Jarmo Kekalainen is growing concerned with how long it’s taking to get a deal done with Zach Werenski and there […] The post NHL Rumors: Markov, Ehlers, Blue Jackets, Oilers, More appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
The Cannon Aug 27, 2019
The Cannon Cast Episode 27: CBJ point predictions, Jones-Werenski and a certain playoff game from 2014

The Cannon Cast Episode 27: CBJ point predictions, Jones-Werenski and a certain playoff game from 2014

Who are you booking on Cameo? We’ve officially done more than half a year of the Cannon Cast! This week, elpalito makes his Cannon Cast debut and we’re talking about new point predictions that say the Columbus Blue Jackets will finish...well, anywhere, really. We’re also discussing Seth Jones-Zach Werenski (and Z’s missing deal), 2014 Game 4, and what hockey personality we’d pay money to get a video from. In this episode, we also talk about: Will the CBJ crack 90 points, like some are predicting? How important is chemistry? Were do Jones and Werenski rank among NHL...
The Hockey Writers Aug 21, 2019

NHL Rumors: Senators, Capitals, Blue Jackets, Maple Leafs, More

In today’s NHL rumor rundown there is news surrounding the Ottawa Senators and an RFA, the Washington Capitals are letting one of their non-qualified players skate to the KHL while another one of their forwards has recovered from injury, and there are updates on what Blue Jackets defenseman Zach Werenski is looking for in a […] The post NHL Rumors: Senators, Capitals, Blue Jackets, Maple Leafs, More appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
The Cannon Aug 19, 2019
Jones and Werenski crack NHL Network’s top 20 defenseman list

Jones and Werenski crack NHL Network’s top 20 defenseman list

Photo by Kirk Irwin/ Over the weekend, NHL Network unveiled their top 20 defenseman in the game today. Two Blue Jackets make the list! We know how great it is to have Seth Jones and Zach Werenski on the Columbus Blue Jackets. The national landscape also recognizes that, as over the weekend, both players were among those selected by NHL Network as they unveiled their Top 20 Defenseman Right Now. Jones placed fifth in the voting while Werenski slotted in at number 20. Some serious star power on that list #NHLTopPlayers pic.twitter.com/YIjc5xqTYL— NHL Network (@NHLNetwork) August 19,...

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