Blue Jackets Receive Golden Matrix Award For Best Overall Videoboard Display

Friday, 02.10.2006 / 12:00 AM / News
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The Columbus Blue Jackets’ Event Presentation/Production department was honored with its first Golden Matrix Award for Best Overall Videoboard Display in the National Hockey League during the 24th Annual IDEA (Information Display and Entertainment Association) Conference last week in Los Angeles, Calif.

The Golden Matrix Awards recognize excellence and creativity in several categories of electronic display production which have been produced for display on a system to a live audience during an event. The Golden Matrix Awards were created by Mitsubishi Diamond Vision and SONY Jumbotron in 1988. The winners in all categories of Best Overall Videoboard Display follow:
Best Overall Videoboard Display, Hockey: Columbus Blue Jackets
Best Overall Videoboard Display, University: Texas A&M
Best Overall Videoboard Display, Facilities: United Center
Best Overall Videoboard Display, Minor League: Manchester Monarchs
Best Overall Videoboard Display, Football: Houston Texans
Best Overall Videoboard Display, Basketball: Miami Heat
Best Overall Videoboard Display, Baseball: Houston Astros

“We are extremely proud to see the great work of our talented Event Presentation/Production team recognized as the best in the NHL. Their entertaining and creative work consistently delivers a truly memorable game experience for our fans,” said Larry Hoepfner, Columbus Blue Jackets Senior Vice-President of Business Operations.

Judging was based on the following criteria: live camera work, PA announcer, video graphics, headshots, replays, video open/team intros, sponsor features, scoring sequence, celebration/win sequence, live elements (dance teams, bands, cheerleaders, mascot), crowd prompts, interactive feature and stats.

The Information Display and Entertainment Association is an international association of electronic display system and scoreboard operators. Founded in 1982, IDEA members represent teams, public facilities, manufactures and suppliers worldwide. IDEA encompasses all branches of the sports, entertainment and convention industries including baseball, football, hockey, basketball, soccer, race tracks, convention centers, universities and casinos.

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  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 p - BOS 82 54 19 9 261 177 117
2 y - PIT 82 51 24 7 249 207 109
3 x - TBL 82 46 27 9 240 215 101
4 x - MTL 82 46 28 8 215 204 100
5 x - NYR 82 45 31 6 218 193 96
6 x - PHI 82 42 30 10 236 235 94
7 x - CBJ 82 43 32 7 231 216 93
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11 OTT 82 37 31 14 236 265 88
12 TOR 82 38 36 8 231 256 84
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14 NYI 82 34 37 11 225 267 79
15 FLA 82 29 45 8 196 268 66
16 BUF 82 21 51 10 157 248 52

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2013-2014 PLAYOFFS
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
J. Johnson 2 2 1 0 3
M. Calvert 2 2 0 3 2
R. Johansen 2 1 1 -1 2
B. Dubinsky 2 0 2 0 2
D. Savard 2 0 2 1 2
B. Jenner 2 0 2 -1 2
D. MacKenzie 2 1 0 0 1
M. Letestu 2 1 0 1 1
A. Anisimov 2 0 1 -1 1
C. Atkinson 2 0 1 1 1
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
S. Bobrovsky 1 1 0 .905 3.00
 
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