Hard hitting defensemen Ole-Kristian Tollefsen who was a restricted free agent, was not tendered a contract from the Blue Jackets today. This will make the 25 year old defensemen from Norway an unrestricted free agent. Tollefsen was a 3rd round draft choice by the Jackets in 2002 (65th overall) and made his Blue Jackets debut in [...]June 29th, 2009 | Devon Kunkel | 0 comments | Continued
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Hey guys, great news as Ed Cmar who writes at InsideHockey.com has joined our team. This is a great news for our site and it helps improves our coverage of the Blue Jackets drastically. Here is a little about Ed as we welcome him to FireTheCannon.com I grew up a diehard Penguins fan, having grown [...]June 26th, 2009 | Devon Kunkel | 0 comments | Continued
It appears that Hamilton will have to wait a bit longer for an NHL franchise. Gary Bettman outmaneuvered Jim Balsillie in the United States Bankruptcy Court, with Judge Redfield Baum ruling tonight that there is insufficient time to adequately address the complicated legal issues attendant to a franchise move before Balsillie’s self-imposed June 29 deadline. [...]June 16th, 2009 | Jeff Little | 0 comments | Continued