Tag Archive | "Nathan Horton"

Horton’s Career in Jeopardy due to Back Injury

Friday, October 24, 2014

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Horton’s Career in Jeopardy due to Back Injury

Columbus Blue Jackets winger Nathan Horton‘s career could be coming to an end because of a “degenerative” back issue. Horton, 29, who signed a seven-year, $37.1 million dollar contract with the Blue Jackets last summer, has not played yet this season because of the back injury. He was limited to just 35 games in his…

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Johansen will make season debut on Thursday

Thursday, October 9, 2014

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Johansen will make season debut on Thursday

Columbus Blue Jackets centre Ryan Johansen will make his season debut in the Jackets’ season opener tonight in Buffalo. It was unclear whether or not Johansen would be available tonight after sitting out all of training camp over a contract dispute. The restricted free agent went unsigned all summer until a number of injuries forced…

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Team-by-Team Season Preview – Columbus Blue Jackets

Thursday, July 31, 2014

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Team-by-Team Season Preview – Columbus Blue Jackets

Additions: Subtractions: Scott Hartnell – RW R.J Umberger – LW Brian Gibbons – C Nikita Nikitin – D Jerry D’Amigo – RW Derek MacKenzie – C Matt Frattin – RW Blake Comeau – LW Jack Skille – RW Nick Schultz – D Cody Bass – C Mike McKenna – G In the 14 years of…

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Fantasy Pick-Ups – Get Em’ Before they are Gone

Friday, January 3, 2014

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Fantasy Pick-Ups – Get Em’ Before they are Gone

There are a number of marquee names who were either struggling early or were injured but are now returning who have very-low owned percentages in Yahoo! leagues for players of their caliber. Here are five forwards and three defensemen who are worth a look in your league. Forwards Jordan Staal – 42% owned – (C/LW…

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Sergei Bobrovsky out 4-5 weeks with groin strain

Friday, December 6, 2013

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Sergei Bobrovsky out 4-5 weeks with groin strain

The 2012-13 Vezina Trophy winner Sergei Bobrovsky will miss the next four-to-five weeks with a groin strain he suffered in Tuesday’s win over the Tampa Bay Lightning. Bobrovsky suffered the injury while making a tremendous glove save on a J.T Brown breakaway. It was a great save but when he went down he was visibly…

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2013-14 Fantasy Position Previews – Right Wings

Wednesday, September 18, 2013

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2013-14 Fantasy Position Previews – Right Wings

The final forward position we have to preview for the 2013-14 season is right wing. Our positions are based off of  the Yahoo! fantasy hockey positions. We’re going to take a look at the top right wingers along with young players on the rise, overlooked value, rookies and sleepers! Top-Tier After Alexander Ovechkin was named to…

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Key Faces in New Places – Top 10 Offseason Moves

Thursday, September 5, 2013

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Key Faces in New Places – Top 10 Offseason Moves

With the NHL season looming around the corner it is time to take a look at some of key players that will sport new jerseys this season. Some of these players were dealt for various reasons, others were Free Agent acquisitions. We’ll take a look at the Top 10 offseason moves with the biggest fantasy…

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NHL Free Agency Preview

Thursday, July 4, 2013

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NHL Free Agency Preview

Tomorrow (July 5th) is a day that a lot of NHL fans look forward to. It is a day where your favorite team has a chance to land a big name player that can help the team in the future. Every year there is a healthy number of talented players who test the Free Agent…

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Trade Recap / Deadline Day Rumors

Wednesday, April 3, 2013

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Trade Recap / Deadline Day Rumors

NHL teams usually hold off until deadline day before making their moves but this year has been an exception. Usually the day before the deadline there is a large list of players that are rumored to be on the move. This season there was a large list of players and they did move, just not…

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Dropping the Gloves: To Drop, or Not To Drop

Friday, March 9, 2012

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Dropping the Gloves: To Drop, or Not To Drop

Dropping the Gloves is a new series in which Cameron Chase and Alexander Monaghan share their weekly thoughts on fantasy hockey via email. The main purpose of the article is to entertain so keep in mind that the contents may, or may not, be factual. Feel free to gripe in the comments. —–Original Message—– From:…

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