NHL

Columbus Blue Jackets (50-24-8)


Sun. 9/25 Sun. 9/25 Sun. 4/16 Tue. 4/18 Thu. 4/20
@ StL 
L 3-7
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vs. StL 
L 0-5
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vs. Pit 
L 4-5
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vs. Pit 
W 5-4
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@ Pit 
L 2-5
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Future seems bright for young Blue Jackets after turnaround

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) The Columbus Blue Jackets, picked by many to sweep the basement of the Metropolitan Division this season, embarked on an unexpected and thrilling ride to the playoffs.

Their season ended in a first-round, five-game loss to the defending champion Penguins, denying Columbus its first series victory. But there is a sense of optimism surrounding the franchise. Here some things to know as the Blue Jackets try to build on the success and move forward:

FUTURE IS BRIGHT

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Leaders
Points: C. Atkinson62
Plus/Minus: D. Savard33
Shots on Goal: C. Atkinson240
PIM: B. Dubinsky91
Win: S. Bobrovsky41
Shutouts: S. Bobrovsky7
Offense (Rank)
Goals: 247 (6)
Shots: 2540 (9)
PP%: 19.9% (12)
Penalty Minutes: 714 (22)
Assists: 400 (8)
SH Goals: 10 (4)
Standings
Metropolitan Division
  W L OTL Pts
xyz-Washington 55 19 8 118
x-Pittsburgh 50 21 11 111
x-Columbus 50 24 8 108
x-NY Rangers 48 28 6 102
NY Islanders 41 29 12 94
Philadelphia 39 33 10 88
Carolina 36 31 15 87
New Jersey 28 40 14 70
Full Standings
 
Defense (Rank)
Goals Against: 193 (29)
Shots Against: 2489 (14)
PK%: 82.5% (9)
Penalty Minutes: 709 (18)
Shutouts: 8 (6)
Sv%: 0.922 (1)
Injuries
Date Player Status
No Recent Injuries
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
4/18 J. Ramage Called up from minors from Cleveland-AHL
4/18 P. Bittner Called up from minors from Cleveland-AHL
4/18 J. Maletta Called up from minors from Cleveland-AHL
4/18 J. Scott Called up from minors from Cleveland-AHL
4/18 N. Moutrey Called up from minors from Cleveland-AHL
4/18 T. Tynan Called up from minors from Cleveland-AHL
4/18 D. Kukan Called up from minors from Cleveland-AHL
4/18 O. Dansk Called up from minors from Cleveland-AHL
4/18 R. Stanton Called up from minors from Cleveland-AHL
4/18 V. Abramov Called up from minors from Cleveland-AHL