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.

CBJ vs. TOR?

Per Elliotte Friedman's 31 Thoughts blog, the 9-seed Columbus Blue Jackets and 8-seed Toronto Maple Leafs could meet in the play-in series as a preface to the Stanley Cup Playoffs....
22 May 2020
by 1OB Staff

Virtual 5K With Cam

Cam Atkinson and Ohio Health have teamed up to create the Force Network Fund Virtual 5K. Proceeds will be used to by OhioHealth to purchase reliable and rapid Covid-19 testing...
19 May 2020
by Jacob Nitzberg

Return To Play?

According to Pierre Lebrun of The Athletic, the NHL and NHL Players' Association are making progress on a 24-team field that would return to play at some point this summer.
17 May 2020
by Rob Mixer

Optimism For Sports

While the NHL season has been on pause since mid-March due to the coronavirus pandemic, Ohio governor Mike DeWine is told the Dayton Daily News that he's optimistic for a summer...
10 May 2020
by Rob Mixer

No Finland Trip

The National Hockey League announced Friday that the 2020 Global Series, featuring the Columbus Blue Jackets and Colorado Avalanche in Helsinki, Finland, has been postponed due to...
08 May 2020
by Rob Mixer

Torts Talks Development

In his weekly hit on 97.1 FM, John Tortorella discussed his transformation as a coach and his passion for developing his young players into better people.
07 May 2020
by 1OB Staff

Doing Good, Saying Thanks

Columbus Blue Jackets forwards Pierre-Luc Dubois and Oliver Bjorkstrand found a way to thank grocery workers in central Ohio, donating more than 600 pizzas to those working during...
06 May 2020
by 1OB Staff