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2022 CBJ Draft Options: Making a Trade

Yesterday we took a look at some options for making picks at the 2022 NHL Draft. Today, we’ll look at what may happen if the Columbus Blue Jackets decide to trade one or more of their picks for immediate help. I certainly won’t claim to have any insider information here, but rumors abound that the […] 2022 CBJ Draft Options: Making a Trade - Union and Blue - Union and Blue - A Columbus Blue Jackets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Union and Blue Jul 5, 2022

2022 CBJ Draft Options: Using the Picks

The Blue Jackets picked Nikita Filatov sixth overall in 2008 We’re just two days away from the 2022 NHL Draft, which looks to be the jumping off point for a potentially crazy offseason. With two high picks (#6, #12 overall), the Blue Jackets will come in with a chance to add two more potential core […] 2022 CBJ Draft Options: Using the Picks - Union and Blue - Union and Blue - A Columbus Blue Jackets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Union and Blue Jul 1, 2022

Opinion: Mathieu Olivier is the Perfect Acquisition

The Columbus Blue Jackets acquired Mathieu Olivier from the Nashville Predators on Thursday evening, in exchange for a fourth round pick (#122) in next week’s NHL Draft. This was the pick originally thrown into the Nick Foligno trade at the 2021 trade deadline, and leaves the Blue Jackets with six picks total in the draft, […] Opinion: Mathieu Olivier is the Perfect Acquisition - Union and Blue - Union and Blue - A Columbus Blue Jackets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Union and Blue Jun 30, 2022

CBJ Offseason Gameplan

After a season in which the Blue Jackets missed the playoffs, the team finds itself in need of upgrades in key positions. A rapid turnover of the roster resulted in the club’s identity changing; going from that of a tight checking, defensively responsible group, to a high-scoring, exciting to watch team. Unfortunately, though the club […] CBJ Offseason Gameplan - Union and Blue - Union and Blue - A Columbus Blue Jackets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Union and Blue Jun 29, 2022

CBJ Summer 2022 Prospect Rankings #1: Kent Johnson

Kent Johnson 6-1, 168 pounds Columbus Blue Jackets (NHL) 1st round (#5 overall), 2021 NHL Draft Playstyle comparisons: Kyle Connor, Trevor Zegras NHL upside: Top line forward Professional debut: 2022 The top prospect for the Columbus Blue Jackets is Kent Johnson, and there isn’t much to debate here. In fact, TSN ranked Kent as the […] CBJ Summer 2022 Prospect Rankings #1: Kent Johnson - Union and Blue - Union and Blue - A Columbus Blue Jackets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More