Columbus Blue Jackets News

Columbus Blue Jackets News

Columbus Blue Jackets news from on and off the ice. Follow @1stOhioBattery on Twitter for the latest.

Lilja To CBJ

The Blue Jackets have signed Jakob Lilja, a 25-year old Swedish winger who led Djurgårdens (SHL) in scoring in 2018-19.
15 Jun 2019
by 1OB Staff

Hockey Ops Changes

The Columbus Blue Jackets are now in a new era with GM Jarmo Kekalainen at the head of hockey operations, and he's made a series of promotions and changes early this summer.
13 Jun 2019
by 1OB Staff

Duchene Talks Free Agency

Matt Duchene is garnering plenty of attention across the NHL as he decides which team to sign with. In an interview that was released last week, he describes how he'd like to fit...
11 Jun 2019
by Ben Jandrain

CBJ Mic'd Up

The Blue Jackets had an exciting season filled with highs and lows. The team released a video showing some of the best moments of the players' mic'd up.
09 Jun 2019
by Sam Blazer

Cam's Top 5 Goals

Cam Atkinson scored 41 goals in a career-best season for the Columbus Blue Jackets. Recently, the NHL counted down his five best goals from the 2018-19 campaign.
07 Jun 2019
by Rob Mixer

Duchene's Short List?

The Columbus Blue Jackets are hoping to be in on the Matt Duchene sweepstakes. According to Elliotte Friedman, a couple of teams have come into focus before free agency.
05 Jun 2019
by Sam Blazer

Vehvilainen Signed

The Columbus Blue Jackets announced Tuesday the signing of Finnish prospect goaltender Veini Vehvilainen to a two-year entry level contract.
04 Jun 2019
by 1OB Staff

Jody Reflects on Halifax

Former Blue Jackets enforcer (and current TV analyst) Jody Shelley is a beloved figure in Halifax, Nova Scotia, where he played his junior hockey and became a fan favorite with the...
02 Jun 2019
by Rob Mixer

Game 4 Puck Auctioned

Oliver Bjorkstrand helped the Columbus Blue Jackets make history with a game-winning goal in Game 4 of the first round against the Tampa Bay Lightning, and that puck just sold for...
30 May 2019
by Chris Pennington