Maple Leafs: Muzzin’s Out for Remainder of Columbus Series, Marincin’s In

So, we know that the Toronto Maple Leafs will be without defenceman Jake Muzzin for the remainder of their series against the Columbus Blue Jackets, but what happens next? Muzzin collided with Oliver Bjorkstrand in Game Two of his team’s series against the Blue Jackets. On Wednesday, the organization announced he was discharged from hospitalContinue reading “Maple Leafs: Muzzin’s Out for Remainder of Columbus Series, Marincin’s In”

What Went Wrong: Columbus Blue Jackets

The Columbus Blue Jackets enjoyed what was a mixed bag of a 2018-2019 season, one that came with some remarkable post-season highs yet one that was toughened with some pure, cold reality. The Blue Jackets pulled into the station with some serious roster questions and general manager Jarmo Kekalainen took some considerable risks. He heldContinue reading “What Went Wrong: Columbus Blue Jackets”

Toronto’s Polak Suspended Two Games

Toronto Maple Leafs defenceman Roman Polak has been suspended two games for boarding Columbus Blue Jackets forward Oliver Bjorkstrand. The suspension was announced Thursday by the NHL’s Department of Player Safety. The incident took place in the third period of Wednesday’s game between the Blue Jackets and Maple Leafs. Polak was handed a five-minute majorContinue reading “Toronto’s Polak Suspended Two Games”

Columbus Signs Oliver Bjorkstrand

While most hockey fans were either locked in on the World Juniors or resting comfortably until action recommences on Friday, the Columbus Blue Jackets were signing a key component for the team’s future. The Blue Jackets signed right winger Oliver Bjorkstrand to a three-year entry level contract. The club selected the 18-year-old Danish forward 89thContinue reading “Columbus Signs Oliver Bjorkstrand”