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The Cannon 4 hours ago
Artemi Panarin - Does Bread Now Have an Expiration Date in Columbus?

Artemi Panarin - Does Bread Now Have an Expiration Date in Columbus?

Here’s an open thread to talk about the latest developments. It has been reported today that Artemi Panarin has given the Columbus Blue Jackets a deadline of September 13, after which he wants to push all business matters to the side and focus on playing hockey. Aaron Portzline, of The Athletic, broke the story. The Athletic: Artemi Panarin gives Blue Jackets a Sept. 13 deadline - the start of #NHL training camp - for all off-ice discussions #CBJ https://t.co/TEBXiKpNOM pic.twitter.com/xEn0cMupHa— Aaron Portzline (@Aportzline) July 19, 2018 Perhaps this is his way of forcing a...
Union and Blue 21 hours ago
Columbus Blue Jackets make Perplexing trade with Arizona Coyotes

Columbus Blue Jackets make Perplexing trade with Arizona Coyotes

The Columbus Blue Jackets ship Jacob Graves and a draft pick to Arizona for Ryan MacInnis. Jarmo and Company are keeping their minds off of the Artemi Panarin contract situation by swapping minor leaguers with desert teams. Today, the Columbus Blue Jackets acquired center Ryan MacInnis from the Arizona Coyotes. In exchange the Yotes get […] Columbus Blue Jackets make Perplexing trade with Arizona Coyotes - Union and Blue - Union and Blue - A Columbus Blue Jackets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Union and Blue Jul 18, 2018

Columbus Blue Jackets: Bjorkstrand Re-Signed, Ready to Explode in 18-19

The Columbus Blue Jackets re-signed winger Oliver Bjorkstrand as he is primed for a huge year in 2018-2019. Oliver Bjorkstrand was the last of the restricted free agents to sign with the Columbus Blue Jackets this summer. His three year deal will carry a $2.5 million annual cap hit. The contract is a steal for […] Columbus Blue Jackets: Bjorkstrand Re-Signed, Ready to Explode in 18-19 - Union and Blue - Union and Blue - A Columbus Blue Jackets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Union and Blue Jul 15, 2018

6 Columbus Blue Jackets Keys to Consider before Jarmo and Panarin Meeting

Tomorrow Columbus Blue Jackets star left wing Artemi Panarin will meet with GM Jarmo Kekalainen in Paris to talk contract extensions. Here are six things to help you keep your head, pre and post-summit. As Columbus Blue Jackets fans anxiously await results from tomorrow’s meet up between the Bread Man and Jarmo, it’s good to […] 6 Columbus Blue Jackets Keys to Consider before Jarmo and Panarin Meeting - Union and Blue - Union and Blue - A Columbus Blue Jackets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Union and Blue Jul 14, 2018

Columbus Blue Jackets Sign Ryan Murray to a One Year Deal

The 24-year-old defenseman has agreed to a one year deal with the Columbus Blue Jackets. The Ryan Murray saga added another chapter as he has agreed to a one year qualifying offer worth $2.825 million according to the team. The former 2nd overall pick has spent the last five seasons with the Columbus Blue Jackets. Murray […] Columbus Blue Jackets Sign Ryan Murray to a One Year Deal - Union and Blue - Union and Blue - A Columbus Blue Jackets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Union and Blue Jul 13, 2018

Are Columbus Blue Jackets Fans “Fair Weather” Fans?

It’s no secret that historically-winning franchises accumulate fair weather fans over stretches of time. Is the Columbus Blue Jackets fanbase any different, or do statistics show a different loyalty? Are Columbus Blue Jackets fans more loyal than a fair weather fanbase? Expecting one result, I decided to do the research myself. Anyone who has been […] Are Columbus Blue Jackets Fans “Fair Weather” Fans? - Union and Blue - Union and Blue - A Columbus Blue Jackets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Union and Blue Jul 11, 2018

Columbus Blue Jackets 17-18 Season Evaluation: Boone Jenner

With the Columbus Blue Jackets season over it’s time for the Union and Blue staff to give their evaluation of each player’s year. A new year and a new contract is exactly what Boone Jenner needed after the 2018 season. The Columbus Blue Jackets winger is coming off of a pretty unfortunate season that started […] Columbus Blue Jackets 17-18 Season Evaluation: Boone Jenner - Union and Blue - Union and Blue - A Columbus Blue Jackets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Union and Blue Jul 6, 2018

Boone Jenner: Worth More Than You Think to the Columbus Blue Jackets

BOOOOOOOOONE. You can hear it now. Fan favorite Boone Jenner just re-signed with the Columbus Blue Jackets for four years. Was it a good deal for the club? Coming off a rollercoaster season that saw Boone Jenner come on late, the 25-year old Canadian just inked a fresh four year extension with the Columbus Blue […] Boone Jenner: Worth More Than You Think to the Columbus Blue Jackets - Union and Blue - Union and Blue - A Columbus Blue Jackets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Union and Blue Jul 6, 2018

Columbus Blue Jackets 17-18 Season Evaluation: Scott Harrington

With the Columbus Blue Jackets season over it’s time for the Union and Blue staff to give their evaluation of each player’s year. The Columbus Blue Jackets biggest organizational strength is their blue line depth. From Norris caliber guys like Zach Werenski and Seth Jones on the top pair to a plethora of defenseman who […] Columbus Blue Jackets 17-18 Season Evaluation: Scott Harrington - Union and Blue - Union and Blue - A Columbus Blue Jackets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Union and Blue Jul 5, 2018

Columbus Blue Jackets Sign Anthony Duclair to One Year Deal

The Columbus Blue Jackets continue with another smart free agent addition by adding Anthony Duclair. Today the Columbus Blue Jackets made big signing for a small amount. For the league minimum salary, the Jackets brought young, speedy forward, Anthony Duclair to Columbus. As reported by Renaud Lavoie, the contract is for one year at $650,000. […] Columbus Blue Jackets Sign Anthony Duclair to One Year Deal - Union and Blue - Union and Blue - A Columbus Blue Jackets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Union and Blue Jul 3, 2018

Columbus Blue Jackets Minding the Metro: 2018 Free Agent Recap

While the Columbus Blue Jackets were relatively quite on July 1st, their divisional rivals were not. There are still a few big names on the free agent market, but for the most part, the dust has settled and teams are set. The Columbus Blue Jackets made a few signings on July 1st with one notable […] Columbus Blue Jackets Minding the Metro: 2018 Free Agent Recap - Union and Blue - Union and Blue - A Columbus Blue Jackets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Union and Blue Jul 3, 2018

Where Former Columbus Blue Jackets Landed on 2018 Free Agent Day

The Columbus Blue Jackets let several, well known players head to the market on July 1st. With the free agent frenzy over, most former Columbus Blue Jackets have found a new home. The Jackets had five expiring unrestricted contracts and all but one have found a new home. None of them signing with other teams […] Where Former Columbus Blue Jackets Landed on 2018 Free Agent Day - Union and Blue - Union and Blue - A Columbus Blue Jackets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Union and Blue Jul 3, 2018

Columbus Blue Jackets Draft Profile: Trey Fix-Wolansky

The Columbus Blue Jackets selected another small, scoring winger with their last pick in the draft. Players drafted in the 7th round are long-shots to make it in the NHL. Scott Cullen’s fantastic analysis of players drafted show that these late round picks have an 8% chance to ever play 100 NHL games. The Columbus […] Columbus Blue Jackets Draft Profile: Trey Fix-Wolansky - Union and Blue - Union and Blue - A Columbus Blue Jackets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Union and Blue Jul 2, 2018

Columbus Blue Jackets Draft Profile: Veini Vehvilainen

With their 6th round pick, the Columbus Blue Jackets added to their goalie corps by drafting Veini Vehvilainen. Thank goodness I don’t have to properly pronounce the name of the newest member of the Columbus Blue Jackets goalie corps anytime soon. The Finnish goalie has quite a mouthful of a name and quite a decorated […] Columbus Blue Jackets Draft Profile: Veini Vehvilainen - Union and Blue - Union and Blue - A Columbus Blue Jackets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Union and Blue Jul 2, 2018

Columbus Blue Jackets Sign Three, Address Defensive Depth in Free Agency

As the free agency window opened, the Columbus Blue Jackets watched veteran defensemen Jack Johnson and Ian Cole sign with new teams. To replenish their stocks in Cleveland and bring in competition for the 6/7 spot, they added three blue liners of their own. On a day that showcased few fireworks in Columbus, the Blue […] Columbus Blue Jackets Sign Three, Address Defensive Depth in Free Agency - Union and Blue - Union and Blue - A Columbus Blue Jackets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Blue Jackets Player News

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    Artemi Panarin

    Report: Panarin sets deadline for resolution with Blue Jackets

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    Jack Johnson

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  • Ian Cole

    Ian Cole

    Cole Helps Solidify the Avalanche Blue Line

  • Boone Jenner

    Boone Jenner

    The Blue Jackets re-signed Boone Jenner for four more years, so he must be good, right?

  • Thomas Vanek

    Thomas Vanek

    Recapping Week That Was For Columbus Blue Jackets

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