1:21 PM EST, Thu January 29, 2015
Litter Box Cats 4 hours ago

GameDay Caterwaul: Blue Jackets at Panthers Open Forum

Three power play goals on a Tuesday a sign of things to come? WHO: Florida Panthers (20-15-10 50P) vs Columbus Blue Jackets (21-22-3 45P) WHEN: 7:30 p.m. ET - LBC GameThread at 7ish WHERE: BB&T Center - Miami Ft. Lauderdale Sunrise, FL TICKETS: Single Game WHERE TO WATCH: Fox Sports Florida, Fox Sports Ohio WHERE TO LISTEN: WQAM 560 ENEMY INTEL: The Cannon FLA IN SEASON SERIES: Game 3 of 3 (0-1-1) ALL-TIME VS CBJ: 4W-8L-0T 3OTL 2SOL 38GF 53GA PLAYER STATS: Florida / Lumbus NOTES: Recent AHL all-star D Alex Petrovic was recalled from San Antonio Wednesday * Last game for...
Columbus Dispatch 8 hours ago

Blue Jackets, Panthers at a glance

Injury update: G Sergei Bobrovsky (groin), LW Brian Gibbons (knee), RW Nathan Horton (back), RW Jeremy Morin (upper body), and LW Boone Jenner (back) are out; D Ryan Murray (knee) and C Artem Anisimov (triceps) are questionable; D Kevin Connauton (illness) is probable.
The Cannon 1 hour ago

Game Preview #47 - Sunny Outlook?

The Jackets travel to sunny Florida--I'm guessing no freezing rain there, this morning--to take on the Panthers as they look to once again climb to .500 for the season while welcoming back Artem Anisimov. Columbus Blue Jackets at Florida Panthers January 29,...
NHL 18 hours ago
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