July 1, 2013

NHL Signing: Columbus Blue Jackets, Sergei Bobrovsky Agree To Two Year Contract Extension

The Columbus Blue Jackets have re-signed goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky to a two-year contract extension through the 2014-15 National Hockey League season, club General Manager Jarmo Kekalainen announced today. As is club policy, terms were not disclosed. After rumors flew this past weekend that Bobrovsky might be on the trading block, the team announced Monday morning it has reached agreement […]

Read More..>>
June 28, 2013

NHL News: Columbus Blue Jackets, Brad Richards, Jaroslav Halak, David Poile

The Columbus Blue Jackets have extended coach Todd Richards contract through 2014-15. “We believe Todd is one of the top young coaches in our game and he has had a steadying influence on our team since taking over as head coach in January 2012,” said Blue Jackets GM Jarmo Kekalainen. “The hard work put in by […]

Read More..>>
April 4, 2013

Quick Hits: Marian Gaborik, Wade Redden, Curtis Glencross, Mark Giordano

The 2013 NHL TradeDeadlines is behind us but there is still plenty of  NHL rumors and news to stay up on. Here are some quick hits from around the league: Following one of the more surprising trade-deadline deals, a fresh start awaits Marian Gaborik with the Columbus Blue Jackets. Aaron Portzline of the Columbus Dispatch proposes Gaborik will play on the Blue […]

Read More..>>
March 19, 2013

NHL Trade Rumors: Los Angeles Kings, Jarome Iginla, Pittsburgh Penguins, Detroit Red Wings, Ladislav Smid, Jay Bouwmeester

It has been a little quiet on the Los Angeles Kings front, but they are one of the many teams that have been connected to Calgary Flames forward Jarome Iginla, and his presence in Los Angeles would make the defending champs that much tougher to deal with in the playoffs. They certainly have the cap space to add […]

Read More..>>
March 6, 2013

NHL Trade Rumors: Pittsburgh Penguins, Columbus Blue Jackets Discussing Jack Johnson?

Per Rob Rossi of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, the Pittsburgh Penguins and Columbus Blue Jackets may be discussing a deal that sends the offensive-defenseman Jack Johnson to the Penguins as a potential long-term addition. Rossi points out that GM Ray Shero has a pre-deadline history of trading otherwise promising defensemen for those who seemingly fit in for the long haul. And a […]

Read More..>>
February 13, 2013

Columbus Blue Jackets Officially Name Jarmo Kekalainen New General Manager

Jarmo Kekalainen has been officially selected as the Columbus Blue Jackets new General Manager, per BlueJackets.NHL.com. Kekalainen becomes the third general manager in Blue Jackets history, The team fired former GM Scott Howson Tuesday night. Kekalainen previously served as the St. Louis Blues director of amateur scouting and Ottawa Senators player personnel director. During his tenure with both […]

Read More..>>
February 13, 2013

Columbus Blue Jackets Fire GM Scott Howson, Expected To Name Jarmo Kekalainen As Replacement

The Columbus Blue Jackets fired executive vice president and general manager Scott Howson on Tuesday night, according to NHL.com. “Scott Howson is a caring man who gave everything he had to the Columbus Blue Jackets over the past six years,” team president of hockey operations John Davidson said in a statement. “This was a difficult decision but one that I thought […]

Read More..>>


© 2011 - 2017 | NHL Trade Report is not affiliated with the National Hockey League, NHL, or NHL.com

Sitemap | News Sitemap | Entries RSS