After being selected sixth overall by the Blue Jackets at the 2008 entry draft and tallying four goals in only eight games for the Jackets last year, Nikita Filatov looks to make the big club for good in 2009. Jackets fans have great expectations for the Russian wonder kid in 2009, after he awed them [...]August 13th, 2009 | Rob Ogden | 0 comments | Continued
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Unless you were vacationing in Antarctica this evening, or whiling away the time in a Sensory Deprivation Chamber, you have heard that Steve Mason was named the winner of the Calder Trophy tonight, signifying his status as Rookie of the Year in the NHL. He also was named to the All-Rookie Team, and to the [...]June 19th, 2009 | Jeff Little | 0 comments | Continued
Ottawa arrives in town tonight, fresh off a win over a St. Louis team that has been playing better than its record. This is a “Watch Out!!!!” game for the Jackets, who have demonstrated the ability to play at or below the level of competition we should beat. Although Ottawa is 17-22-7 for the year, [...]January 30th, 2009 | Jeff Little | 1 comment | Continued