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Friday, 06.04.2010 / 1:26 PM / Bobby Mac's Blog
By Bob McElligott  - Blue Jackets Broadcaster

June 4

Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final is tonight in Philadelphia. Growing up in the Pittsburgh area, I was taught to loathe the Flyers. That being said, there is a guy on that team that I'm rooting for - goaltender Michael Leighton.

Having seen Leighton have success in the AHL, I've enjoyed watching him play in the NHL this season. I got a chance to meet him when the Blue Jackets played in Philly this season and he was extremely nice and I enjoyed conversing with him. For that reason alone, I'd be OK if the Flyers came back to win the series.

What is better? Having instant replay and still getting the call wrong, or having no instant replay at all? That's the question baseball fans are asking themselves after umpire Jim Joyce made the wrong call this week, costing Detroit Tigers' pitcher Armando Galarraga a perfect game. Replays clearly showed that Cleveland's Jason Donald was out at first, despite the call. Then again, replays showed Todd Bertuzzi kicked a puck into the goal during the CBJ's last trip to Detroit, but that score counted.

I'm going to the Memorial Tournament today. This is something that I'm really excited about, since I have yet to attend a PGA event. The only troublesome thing is when you work in hockey, the last thing you should be looking forward to is golf.

Have a great weekend! Next week could be a very exciting one for the Blue Jackets organization!



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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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9 WSH 82 38 30 14 235 240 90
10 NJD 82 35 29 18 197 208 88
11 OTT 82 37 31 14 236 265 88
12 TOR 82 38 36 8 231 256 84
13 CAR 82 36 35 11 207 230 83
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 1 1 1 0 2
D. MacKenzie 1 1 0 0 1
M. Letestu 1 1 0 1 1
B. Dubinsky 1 0 1 1 1
B. Jenner 1 0 1 -1 1
F. Tyutin 1 0 0 -1 0
J. Wisniewski 1 0 0 0 0
B. Comeau 1 0 0 -1 0
N. Nikitin 1 0 0 0 0
J. Skille 1 0 0 -1 0
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
S. Bobrovsky 0 1 0 .875 4.07
 
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