Columbus Blue Jackets complete blockbuster trade to unload Pierre-Luc Dubois

For those of you who were hoping Detroit Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman would swing a deal for Pierre-Luc Dubois of the Columbus Blue Jackets, we have some bad news. According to reports, the Blue Jackets have sent Pierre-Luc Dubois and a third-round pick to the Winnipeg Jets in exchange for Patrick Laine and Jack … Read more

Head coach Jeff Blashill explains why he juggled line combinations

The Detroit Red Wings were already without forwards Robby Fabbri and Adam Erne on Tuesday night thanks to COVID-19 protocols, so the lines that head coach Jeff Blashill rolled out onto the ice were going to look a bit different. And they continued to change throughout the contest. “I like their work ethic and compete … Read more

Tyler Bertuzzi deflects home winning goal 15 seconds into OT [VIDEO]

The Detroit Red Wings and Columbus Blue Jackets entered overtime after 60 minutes of hard-fought hockey. It only took 15 seconds to decide a winner. Captain Dylan Larkin and Tyler Bertuzzi broke in on a two-on-one rush; Larkin’s shot was stopped by goaltender Elvis Merzlikins, only to have it deflect past him courtesy of Bertuzzi: … Read more

Bobby Ryan sets Red Wings history with 4th goal in first 3 games [VIDEO]

The Detroit Red Wings decided to take a chance on forward Bobby Ryan, signing him to a one-year contract after he was bought out by the Ottawa Senators. And so far, his contract has been worth its weight in gold. Ryan talled his fourth goal of this young season, giving the Red Wings the 2-1 … Read more

Anthony Mantha snipes home his 1st goal of season for Detroit Red Wings [VIDEO]

The Detroit Red Wings are looking for a measure of revenge against the Columbus Blue Jackets for yesterday afternoon’s loss. And of course, a good way to go would be to get one of the leading sources for offense for the Red Wings on the scoresheet. Forward Anthony Mantha buried 1st goal of the season, … Read more

Line brawl erupts featuring buddies Dylan Larkin vs. Zach Werenski [Video]

With less than one minute remaining in the third period, the Detroit Red Wings trailed the Columbus Blue Jackets by a score of 3-1 when it appeared as if the Red Wings had scored to make it 3-2. But the referee’s original call on the ice was no-goal. As the puck went into the net, … Read more

Steve Yzerman is ‘seriously interested’ in making trade with Columbus Blue Jackets

According to a report from Aaron Portzline, Detroit Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman is seriously interested in acquiring Columbus Blue Jackets center, Pierre-Luc Dubois. Dubois, who is 22, scored 18 goals and dished out 31 assists in 70 games with the Blue Jackets during the 2019-20 season. Nation, do you think this would be a … Read more

Columbus Blue Jackets to begin closing home games to public

As the outbreak of COVID-19, otherwise known as coronavirus continues to spread, sports leagues across North America and the world have been making adjustments in fan attendance policy as well as outright cancellations of matches in order to keep the public safe. The San Jose Sharks have announced that their home games have been included … Read more

Rumor: Columbus Blue Jackets “close” to acquiring Andreas Athanasiou

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It sounds as though the details are still being hammered out, but Detroit Red Wings forward Andreas Athanasiou could very well soon become a member of the Columbus Blue Jackets. According to multiple sources, Columbus is “close” to acquiring the speedy restricted free agent-to be. So far this season, Athanasiou hasn’t come close to repeating … Read more

Red Wings head coach Jeff Blashill: “We’ve just got to keep grinding”

It’s a broken record at this point. Embed from Getty Images The Detroit Red Wings were shut out for the third time in their past four games on Friday night, dropping a 2-0 decision to the Columbus Blue Jackets at Nationwide Arena. Afterwards, head coach Jeff Blashill offered his thoughts on the game and what … Read more

Red Wings fall to Blue Jackets 2-0, shutout in three of past four games

Well, any good feelings from last night’s 4-3 shootout victory for the Detroit Red Wings were very short lived. They once again returned to their lack of goal scoring tonight against the Columbus Blue Jackets, being shut out for the third time in the past four games with a 2-0 setback. Embed from Getty Images … Read more

Detroit Red Wings honor Gus Nyquist in his return to Little Caesars Arena

The Detroit Red Wings welcomed back an old friend to Little Caesars Arena on Tuesday night. Forward Gus Nyqvist, who was drafted 121st overall in the 2008 Draft by the Red Wings, played in Hockeytown from 2011 to 2019 until his trade to the San Jose Sharks at least season’s trade deadline. He signed a … Read more

Ex-Red Wing Gus Nyquist happy to face former team

It will be an unusual sight to see Gustav Nyquist wearing a Columbus Blue Jackets jersey tonight. After all, he spent the first 481 games of his NHL career with the Detroit Red Wings, scoring 125 goals with 170 assists. He was dealt to the San Jose Sharks during last season’s Trade Deadline, and he … Read more

VIDEO: Red Wings and Blue Jackets 2009 1st round playoff series

The Columbus Blue Jackets shocked the world last week when they swept the 62-win Tampa Bay Lightning in the opening round of this year’s Stanley Cup Playoffs. Coincidently, it was also their first ever playoff series win. But who remembers their first ever playoff appearance? Of course, it came against the Detroit Red Wings, who … Read more

SHOCKER! Steve Yzerman’s Lightning swept in Round 1 by Columbus

Wow! The @BlueJacketsNHL are off to the Second Round after winning four straight against the Presidents' Trophy winners. #NHLStats #StanleyCup — NHL Public Relations (@PR_NHL) April 17, 2019 In perhaps the most shocking playoff result in recent memory, the 62-win Tampa Bay Lightning were swept in the first round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs … Read more

RUMOR: Blue Jackets eyeing Niklas Kronwall

The Columbus Blue Jackets are going all in this season with the recent acquisitions of Matt Duchene and Ryan Dzingel from the Ottawa Senators, as well as backup goalie Keith Kinkaid from the New Jersey Devils. But will that be all of their moves as the deadline approaches? Embed from Getty Images According to Blue … Read more