29-6-2022 Alexander Khovanov frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets center Alexander Khovanov feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Alexander Khovanov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Ottawa Senators in the 2nd round of the 2018 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old center is looking forward for the start of the season.


30-6-2022 Training camp preview
Columbus Blue Jackets will arrange the annual training camp starting on September 14th. Players reporting to the training camp with either Columbus Blue Jackets and Cleveland Monsters:
- Josh Manson D
- Dustin Byfuglien D
- Jay Martin R
- Alex Tremblay C
- Josh Anderson D
- Brandon Dubinsky C
- David Savard D
- Boone Jenner C
- Ryan Murray D
- Joonas Korpisalo G
- Scott Harrington D
- Joshua Anderson L
- Oliver Bjorkstrand L
- Brett Gallant L
- Sonny Milano R
- John Ramage D
- Pierre-Luc Dubois C
- Vitali Abramov R
- Kole Sherwood R
- Peter Thome G
- Veeti Vainio D
- Zach Werenski D
- Kevin Stenlund C
- Tyler Bird R
- Jacob Graves D
- Elvis Merzlikins G
- Lukas Sedlak C
- Miro Heiskanen D
- Taylor Beck R
- Alex Petrovic D
- Casey Cizikas L
- Daniel Sprong C
- J.T. Brown R
- Cam Koulentis R
- Aleksi Heponiemi C
- Mikko Lehtonen D
- Mikko Vainonen D
- Alexandre Texier L
- Sasra unbocado L
- Joshua Maniscalco D
- Alexander Khovanov C
- Simon Stransky L
- Veini Vehvilainen G
- Tim Inward C
- Won Tonsoup R
- Philipp Kurashev L
- Logan Barlage L

Players reporting out of shape:
- Josh Manson D
- Josh Anderson D
- Joshua Anderson L
- Sonny Milano R
- Lukas Sedlak C
- Miro Heiskanen D
- Aleksi Heponiemi C
- Mikko Lehtonen D
- Alexandre Texier L
- Alexander Khovanov C
- Tim Inward C
- Logan Barlage L

Players reporting in good shape:
- David Savard D
- Kole Sherwood R
- Peter Thome G
- Simon Stransky L


28-6-2022 Joshua Anderson frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets left wing Joshua Anderson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Joshua Anderson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 4th round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 109 NHL games during his career, notching 11 goals and adding 23 assists along with 65 penalty minutes. The 28 year old left wing is waiting for a good start this season.


25-6-2022 Jay Martin returns
Columbus Blue Jackets were delighted to hear that Jay Martin has returned to the team.

25-6-2022 Alex Tremblay returns
Columbus Blue Jackets were delighted to hear that Alex Tremblay has returned to the team.

25-6-2022 Sasra unbocado returns
Columbus Blue Jackets were delighted to hear that Sasra unbocado has returned to the team.

25-6-2022 Veini Vehvilainen returns
Columbus Blue Jackets were delighted to hear that Veini Vehvilainen has returned to the team.

25-6-2022 Won Tonsoup returns
Columbus Blue Jackets were delighted to hear that Won Tonsoup has returned to the team.

24-6-2022 Joshua Anderson frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets left wing Joshua Anderson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Joshua Anderson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 4th round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 109 NHL games during his career, notching 11 goals and adding 23 assists along with 65 penalty minutes. The 28 year old left wing is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


23-6-2022 Sonny Milano frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets right wing Sonny Milano feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Sonny Milano was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 1st round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 275 NHL games during his career, notching 34 goals and adding 47 assists along with 197 penalty minutes. The 26 year old right wing is expecting a good season for the team.


23-6-2022 Alexandre Texier frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets left wing Alexandre Texier feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Alexandre Texier was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 2nd round of the 2017 entry draft. He has appeared in 328 NHL games during his career, notching 54 goals and adding 60 assists along with 568 penalty minutes. The 23 year old left wing is waiting for a good start this season.


24-6-2022 Options to be confirmed tomorrow
The following players' contract options need to be confirmed tomorrow:


22-6-2022 Kole Sherwood frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets right wing Kole Sherwood feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Kole Sherwood, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 25 year old right wing is getting ready for the upcoming season.


22-6-2022 Zach Werenski frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Zach Werenski feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Zach Werenski was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has appeared in 397 NHL games during his career, notching 22 goals and adding 92 assists along with 85 penalty minutes. The 24 year old defenseman is expecting a good season for the team.


23-6-2022 Contracts expiring !
The following players' contracts are going to expire in one week:
-Josh Anderson (Cleveland Monsters) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Joshua Anderson (Columbus Blue Jackets) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Oliver Bjorkstrand (Cleveland Monsters) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Sonny Milano (Cleveland Monsters) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Vitali Abramov (Cleveland Monsters) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Kole Sherwood (Cleveland Monsters) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Veeti Vainio (Cleveland Monsters) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Taylor Beck (Columbus Blue Jackets) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Alex Petrovic (Columbus Blue Jackets) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Daniel Sprong (Cleveland Monsters) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Mikko Lehtonen (Cleveland Monsters) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Mikko Vainonen (Cleveland Monsters) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Simon Stransky (Cleveland Monsters) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Tim Inward (Cleveland Monsters) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Philipp Kurashev (Cleveland Monsters) RFA, needs qualifying offer


23-6-2022 Contracts expiring !
The following staff members' contracts are going to expire in one week:


21-6-2022 Aleksi Heponiemi frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets center Aleksi Heponiemi feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Aleksi Heponiemi was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 1st round of the 2017 entry draft. He has appeared in 570 NHL games during his career, notching 33 goals and adding 80 assists along with 336 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center is looking forward for the start of the season.


21-6-2022 Joshua Maniscalco frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Joshua Maniscalco feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Joshua Maniscalco was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 1st round of the 2018 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old defenseman is looking forward for the start of the season.


20-6-2022 Joonas Korpisalo frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Joonas Korpisalo feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Joonas Korpisalo was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 3rd round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 202 NHL games during his career, booking 19 career shutouts and allowing 388 goals. The 28 year old goaltender has played 35 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, allowing 61 goals on 614 while booking 5 shutouts.


20-6-2022 Joshua Anderson frustrated
Columbus Blue Jackets left wing Joshua Anderson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Joshua Anderson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 4th round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 109 NHL games during his career, notching 11 goals and adding 23 assists along with 65 penalty minutes. The 28 year old left wing has played 82 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 9+17=26 with 49 PIM.


20-6-2022 Board collects bonuses
The board of owners has collected $19 400 000 profit from the team to shareholders.

Eastside Hockey Manager