The Columbus Blue Jackets (28-16-3) and Minnesota Wild (23-21-3) will meet tonight in Minneapolis in the first and only regular season visit for the CBJ up to the Land of a Thousand Lakes. Puck drop is scheduled for shortly after 9:00 PM ET.
With the Columbus Blue Jackets entering Friday night's matchup atop the Metropolitan Division and the Montreal Canadiens coming in winners of three straight, something had to give at Nationwide Arena in the matchup between these two teams.
Ever since the well documented disciplinary action the CBJ
The Columbus Blue Jackets (28-15-3) have seemingly went from pretenders to contenders, with Joonas Korpisalo starting in net for three of their four consecutive victories. Korpisalo will be in net tonight as the CBJ look to make it five wins in a row with
Just a week ago the Columbus Blue Jackets had suffered a 4-0 loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning and saw their number-one goaltender as a healthy scratch. Now, it's the Blue Jackets who have won four consecutive games and are tied for first place
A week ago the Columbus Blue Jackets (27-15-3) lost 4-0 on the road to the Tampa Bay Lightning. Since then, Joonas Korpisalo has played his best hockey of the season and the CBJ find themselves on a three-game winning streak. Tonight they'll be
The Columbus Blue Jackets won their third game in a row in a 7-5 victory over the New York Rangers at Nationwide Arena.
Joonas Korpisalo stepped his game up in net on Thursday and Saturday in respective victories against the Nashville Predators and Washington
The Columbus Blue Jackets visited the nation's capital on Saturday night to take on the Metropolitan Division leading Washington Capitals. In what had been a drama-filled week for the CBJ, the team was looking for another solid performance following a win over the Nashville
Thursday night's 4-3 victory was filled with plenty of emotions, as the Columbus Blue Jackets welcomed back Captain Nick Foligno while Sergei Bobrovsky was a healthy scratch due to his actions following a 4-0 loss to Tampa Bay.
While the Jackets handled their emotions well
While there are 82 games that fill the slate of an NHL Regular Season, there was a feeling that Thursday night's game against the Nashville Predators may have been the most important one for the Columbus Blue Jackets.
The CBJ entered Thursday's contest at Nationwide Arena
The Columbus Blue Jackets (24-15-3) will meet the Nashville Predators (26-15-3) tonight at Nationwide Arena. Puck drop is scheduled for shortly after 7:00 PM ET.
Considering these two teams meet only twice a year these days, this matchup seemingly always brings up the recollection that