For this evening only, the store will stay open until 11 p. Also during the live unveiling, the team introduced a second, kid-friendly mascot, "Boomer," a cushy cannon character with a friendly face and fluffy moustache. Columbus Blue Jackets assign Carlsson to Cleveland Monsters Carlsson has recorded a shot and two penalty minutes on 9: Papa Johns Goal Patrol. Fox Sports Ohio CD
The jersey represents a traditional design with a shoulder yoke, horizontal striping pattern on the sleeves and bottom of the jersey, as well as a laced neck which ties beneath a unique collared neckline that was inspired by the Union Army uniform. The neckline features three special elements. To honor Blue Jackets founder John H. McConnell during the team's 10th season, the initials JHM adorn the back of the neckline.
The JHM edition of the jersey will only be worn by the team during the season. For jerseys sold at retail, the JHM will appear only on the initial production run, making it a true collectors' edition. The phrase "We Fight, We March! The expression continues to represent the team's intention each year to fight and march throughout the regular season and into the playoffs. Below "We Fight, We March! Capital Silver plays a more prominent role and is complimented by the introduction of two new colors, Steel Blue and Vintage White, to form the striping pattern.
The numerals on the jersey appear in a new "Iron" font treatment. With the new jersey, the players will wear a Union Blue pant with a vertical vintage white stripe and blue socks with the same striping pattern.
The Union Blue gloves include Vintage White accents. The design process was led by the Blue Jackets' in-house designers in collaboration with the National Hockey League and Reebok, the League's exclusive jersey provider. The process also incorporated feedback from numerous focus group sessions conducted last fall with a cross-section of Blue Jackets fans including season ticket holders, marketing partners and single-game ticket purchasers.
After evaluating a multitude of design elements, fan consensus indicated the preference for a vintage style jersey featuring a crest that included the name of the team's home city. The Atlanta Thrashers and Nashville Predators both had their full rosters protected because they were the two newest teams, only being in existence for one and two years, respectively. Both the Blue Jackets and Wild had to use their first 24 selections on three goaltenders, eight defensemen, and thirteen forwards.
Their final two picks could be players of any position. Louis Blues signed Drake. The Blue Jackets and Wild were granted concessions by some franchises who could not protect their full rosters. The Blue Jackets played their first regular-season game on October 7, , a 5—3 loss to the Chicago Blackhawks. Bruce Gardiner scored the franchise's first goal.
Ron Tugnutt , who was signed in the summer of , supplied solid goaltending with 22 wins, which tied the year-old League record for wins by an expansion-team goalie New York Rangers ' Lorne Chabot also had 22 wins in — As a result of her death, large nylon mesh nets were installed behind the goals in all NHL arenas to shield spectators from pucks going over the glass.
In return, Columbus received Dallas' first-round pick 20th overall in the Entry Draft. The —03 season started with Columbus putting up a 7—5—1—1 record after the first 14 games. He tied for second all-time for games played in a season by a goaltender, just two shy of the League record held by St. Louis Blues ' Grant Fuhr in the —96 season. The —04 season was another losing season for the Blue Jackets despite key additions in the off-season. MacLean stepped aside as head coach midway through the season, giving way to Gerard Gallant.
Nash was one of the few bright spots for the team; his 41 goals tied Jarome Iginla and Ilya Kovalchuk for the Maurice "Rocket" Richard Trophy as League leader in goals scored. September 14, , marked the beginning of the lockout of the —05 season. No games were played and the Stanley Cup was not awarded for the first time since the flu epidemic of In the summer of , rugged Colorado Avalanche defenseman Adam Foote agreed to a three-year deal with the team.
Instead, injuries to Rick Nash, Rostislav Klesla and Gilbert Brule , the team's first-round pick,  led to the team putting up a dismal 9—25—1 record through its first 35 games. They had the best overtime record in the NHL 14—4 and finished the season with franchise records for wins 35 and points The —07 season saw several changes made to the team.
The next day, Gary Agnew was named his interim replacement. On November 22, Ken Hitchcock , former coach of the Dallas Stars and Philadelphia Flyers , was named the new head coach, effective the following day. On April 18, , Doug MacLean, the team's first general manager and president, was fired after nine years and six seasons at the helm without a playoff berth. The —08 season , the club's first full season under Hitchcock, started off well as the Jackets got off to their best start in franchise history, starting with a 4—0 shutout of the defending Stanley Cup champion Anaheim Ducks.
At the trade deadline on February 26, , however, apparently unable to agree on a new contract and amid some controversy,  Blue Jackets captain Adam Foote requested a trade to the Colorado Avalanche , which was granted.
The Blue Jackets received a pair of conditional picks in return. A few weeks later, on March 12, , former Blue Jackets number-one draft pick Rick Nash was named the new team captain. They also traded away the 19th overall pick acquired from the Colorado Avalanche in exchange for Adam Foote for R. The Blue Jackets made many trades in the off-season.
On July 9, , the Blue Jackets announced they signed Hitchcock to a three-year extension to remain as head coach. During the —09 season , the Blue Jackets made two trades which greatly played to their benefit.
Forward Jason Williams was acquired from the Atlanta Thrashers in exchange for defenseman Clay Wilson and a sixth-round draft pick. The Blue Jackets were also involved with the first major deal of the NHL trade deadline , by trading goaltender Pascal Leclaire and a second-round draft pick to the Ottawa Senators for skilled center Antoine Vermette. The changes in scenery benefited both players and the Jackets; Williams scored 28 points in his first 36 games as a Jacket, while Vermette scored 11 points in his first 14 games with the team.
Rick Nash scored 79 points throughout the season, setting a franchise record. On April 8, , the Columbus Blue Jackets secured the first Stanley Cup playoff berth in the franchise's eight-year history with a 4—3 shootout win over the Chicago Blackhawks. With 21 games remaining and sitting four points out of eighth in the Western Conference, the Blue Jackets dealt long time defenseman Rostislav Klesla and Dane Byers to the Phoenix Coyotes in exchange for Scottie Upshall and Sami Lepisto at the trade deadline on February 28, They also signed several free agents: However, after a disastrous start to the —12 season that saw the firing of head coach Scott Arniel , Carter was traded to the Los Angeles Kings for Jack Johnson and a conditional first round pick after playing just 39 games with the Blue Jackets.
There was also heavy speculation that captain Rick Nash would be traded at the deadline. Although Nash wasn't traded, General Manager Scott Howson publicly announced that he had privately requested a trade, a move that has stirred up much controversy.
The —13 lockout and season saw changes to the executive and front office of the organization. John Davidson was named as president of hockey operations for the Blue Jackets on October The Blue Jackets moved into the Metropolitan Division of the Eastern Conference in the —14 season after spending its first 13 seasons in the Central Division of the Western Conference. This game was also noted for being a game resumed after being postponed on March 10, , due to Rich Peverley 's cardiac event in which the Blue Jackets led 1—0.
The NHL decided to keep the goal scored by Nathan Horton and resumed the game with a full 60 minutes. Nathan Horton made history by being credited for scoring a goal while not suiting up for the game. This series had a trend that was noted for making 3—1 leads end up as 4—3 loss. Game 1 and 2 were at the Consol Energy Center in downtown Pittsburgh. The Blue Jackets made a large jump in history when Jack Johnson scored the first goal of the game. This was the first time in franchise history that Columbus ever lead a post-season game.
However, the Penguins rallied to win it 4—3. Game 2 was the opposite. Pittsburgh led 3—1 at one point, but Columbus rallied to win Game 2 4—3 by an overtime goal from Matt Calvert. This was the first playoff victory in franchise history. Pittsburgh won Game 3 by a score of 4—3.
Game 4 was a memorable night at Nationwide Arena. Columbus was down 3—0, and 3—1 by the end of the first period.
Boone Jenner and Ryan Johansen scored to make it 3—2 by the end of the second period. Brandon Dubinsky scored the game tying goal with Nick Foligno went on to score the game-winning goal in overtime. In the locker room during intermission, he supposedly told the team that he will score the game winner. Pittsburgh, however, went on to win the next two games and took the best-of-seven series in six games.
The —15 season was most notable for the amount of injuries the Jackets incurred. The Jackets lead the league in man games lost with When the team's injured players began to return in late February, they were able to accumulate wins the way they had the previous two seasons and in the process, set a franchise record earning nine consecutive wins.
However, the Blue Jackets still finished fifth in the Metropolitan Division and missed the playoffs by nine points despite a record. On May 20, , Nick Foligno was named the sixth captain in team history. This move was the subject of much controversy in Chicago since Blackhawks General Manager Stan Bowman had publicly said that Saad was going to be a part of the organization for many years to come. The Blue Jackets initially went into the —16 season with high expectations.
However, the team got off to an inauspicious start by losing their first eight regular season games in regulation. The Blue Jackets record at the end of the season was 34—40—8, and were ranked 27th overall in the NHL. They closed out the season on a high note, however, as they won the season finale against the defending Stanley Cup champion Blackhawks, overcoming a 3—0 deficit after the 1st period to win 5—4 in overtime.
The Blue Jackets set three franchise records during the —17 season. On November 4, , the Blue Jackets scored a franchise-record ten goals in a 10—0 shutout win against the Montreal Canadiens , becoming the first team to do so since when the St. Louis Blues beat the Detroit Red Wings 10—3. The team finished with a record of 50—24—8 and points, setting a franchise record.
During the first round of the playoffs, the Blue Jackets were placed in a matchup against the Pittsburgh Penguins. The team lost three straight games to begin the series, but won the fourth game to save themselves from elimination. This game in which they won marked the Blue Jackets first regulation win in the Stanley Cup Playoffs.
Despite this, they would ultimately lose the series in five games. The Blue Jackets returned to the playoffs in as a wild card qualifier, going in back-to-back years for the first time.
There they faced the Metropolitan Division champion Washington Capitals in the first round, winning the first two games in overtime and their first series lead. However, they lost the next four games and the series in six games.
The name "Blue Jackets" was chosen to celebrate "patriotism, pride, and the rich Civil War history in the state of Ohio and city of Columbus. Grant , Philip Sheridan and George Custer. Columbus itself was host to large military bases, Camp Chase and Camp Thomas , which saw hundreds of thousands of Union soldiers and thousands of Confederate prisoners during the Civil War.
The team logo is a stylized version of the flag of Ohio , which is a burgee i. The Blue Jackets unveiled a new third jersey in the —11 season, using a vintage hockey jersey design. In the spirit of its Civil War theme, it sports a union blue base with white stripes on the sleeves and on the shoulder padding.
The crest features the team's Civil War-era cannon. It honors the team's founder, John H. McConnell, with his initials on the neckline, as well as its slogan "We fight, we march! During the NHL Draft , it was revealed that the cannon crest had replaced the hat logo on the shoulders of the home and away jerseys, with a color change to match the jerseys' color scheme. Prior to the start of the —08 season , the Blue Jackets organization brought a hand-made replica Napoleon cannon into Nationwide Arena.
The cannon is "fired" at home games whenever:. It was fired times in its inaugural season 41 home games, 20 home victories, goals scored at home. Rimer started calling games on television in with Shelley joining Rimer in —15 replacing previous analyst Bill Davidge.
In-game reporting is provided by Dave Maetzold. McElligott joined the Blue Jackets radio broadcast in July as a color analyst and became the play-by-play analyst for the —14 season, taking over for George Matthews who had been calling Blue Jackets games since the team's inception in Fans can interact by e-mail and Twitter with McElligott and Mitchell during and after the game.
Stinger is the official mascot of the Blue Jackets. Stinger was originally yellow, but was changed to green, eventually mixing with the team's blue.
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