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#CBJ Community Spotlight: Aug. 30

Friday, 08.30.2013 / 7:00 AM / Features
By Rob Mixer  - BlueJackets.com
(photo: Columbus Underground)

EDITOR'S NOTE: This is our weekly look around the #CBJ community to see what's being talked about, debated, and highlighted by the greatest fans in the National Hockey League. Have a suggestion or submission for next week's edition? Hit up @RobMixer on Twitter and let him know.

Happy Friday, everyone!

At the risk of sounding like a broken record, I won't remind you how close we're getting to the NHL season. Ok, I lied: we're five weeks away from the Blue Jackets dropping the puck on 2013-14 at Nationwide Arena against the Calgary Flames. Before this gets too cliche, I'll point out that game No. 48 against Nashville last season still feels like yesterday.

Whew, we're good. It's out of my system. Let's get this week's Community Spotlight underway by welcoming Lindsay Wilson to the "blogosphere." She has joined the staff at Union & Blue on the FanSided network. Her first piece is part of the weekly links below.

Before we hit the links (who can resist a quality pun?), I'll take a moment to remind you about Front Street Friday on Sept. 6 on the plaza as well as Blue Jackets FanFest on Sept. 8 at Nationwide Arena. Full details can be found here.

Now, for the linkage:

- It's been almost two weeks, but I know I'm not the only one still watching Skraut's videos from Cannonfest. Elaine Shircliff from Faceoff Violation has the in-sequence highlights from the videos in a recent post.

- Interested in some fantasy NFL action to pass the time? Mark Erickson from HashtagCBJ.com has the details on an opportunity exclusively for CBJ fans.

- Speaking of: here's the debut piece from Lindsay Wilson at Union & Blue (and it has to do with the Penguins).

- Mike MacLean from SB Nation's Cannon blog breaks down the Blue Jackets roster for the upcoming Traverse City prospects tournament. Get up to speed before the action starts next week!

- Rick Gethin from FOXSportsOhio.com checked in with Ryan Johansen and got his expectations (both personally and for the team) as they get set for a new season.

SCHEDULE

HOME
AWAY
PROMOTIONAL

STANDINGS

EASTERN CONFERENCE
  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
8 x - DET 82 39 28 15 222 230 93
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

STATS

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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