Andy Newman

  • joined Apr 16, 2009
  • last login Apr 20, 2014
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Writer for the The Cannon, a Columbus Blue Jackets blog. Lover of film, tech, and sports.

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Game Thread #2 - Blue Jackets vs. Penguins

The Blue Jackets look to close out 60 minutes of hockey and steal a game on the road.


Game Thread #1 - Blue Jackets vs. Penguins

Do the Columbus Blue Jackets have what it takes to make a run for the Stanley Cup? It begins tonight.

Now's our chance

The Blue Jackets find themselves with 20/1 odds to win the Eastern Conference and 50/1 odds to win the Stanley Cup in 2014.

Scoreboard Watch 4/10/14 - Open Thread

Who will the Jackets face in the Stanley Cup Playoffs?


The Hurricanes started a dismal 1-3 slide for the Blue Jackets after securing a win in Columbus last week. Now it's time to take those points back.

Week 24: NHL Power Rankings Recap

Going on a 1-3 slide will start to make the doubters think they were right.

Week 23: NHL Power Rankings Recap

The home stretch is here and people are taking notice.

Week 22: NHL Power Rankings Recap

I officially no longer understand power rankings.

Week 18: NHL Power Rankings Recap

The final update before the Olympic break.

Week 17: NHL Power Rankings Recap

Where do the Blue Jackets stand around the league?

Week 16: NHL Power Rankings Recap

Let's take a look at where the Blue Jackets fall in the eyes of fans and analysts around the league.

The Curious Case of Marian Gaborik

What is Blue Jackets' general manager Jarmo Kekalainen to do?

Could Johansen be the Blue Jackets next captain?

Columbus has been looking for a leader, and he may be growing before our eyes.


Systems Analyst: The Blue Jackets' perfect shift

Over at The Score, Justin Bourne breaks down a great offensive zone shift from the Jackets that led to Ryan Johansen's goal against the Tampa Bay Lightning.

The Cannon's People's Choice MVP Announced!

The votes are in, the people have spoken, here is your MVP.

The Cannon's People's Choice Midseason MVP

Let's take this short break between games to name your midseason MVP for the Blue Jackets.

The Points Are Half-Full

The Blue Jackets have reason to be optimistic.

What do the Blue Jackets need to do?

Right now, there appear to be more questions than answers.

When is enough, enough?

Life as a Columbus Blue Jackets fan.

The Illusion of Consistency

If Dubinsky's hit deserved ejection, why is Beauchemin's heralded as a highlight play?

I was a Columbus Blue Jackets intern

My life with the Columbus Blue Jackets from 2007-2010.


Game Thread #46 - Blue Jackets vs. Sharks

Win or go home.

Game Day #45: Blue Jackets vs. Kings

What a wonderful Thursday, the Columbus Blue Jackets are in 8th place in the Western Conference.

Game 38 Recap: Blue Jackets fall to Blues

Both teams looked sloppy on the second night of back-to-back games in what was supposed to be a feisty fight for playoff contention.

NHL Trade Deadline 2013: Blake Comeau to CBJ

The Blue Jackets have acquired Blake Comeau for a fifth round pick.

NHL Trade Deadline 2013: Gaborik to Blue Jackets

Marian Gaborik has waived his no-trade clause and will become a member of the Blue Jackets, Darren Dreger reports.

NHL Trade Deadline 2013: Mason traded to Flyers

Steve Mason, former Calder Trophy winner, has been traded to the Philadelphia Flyers.

NHL Trade Deadline 2013: If you were GM...

...and you had to make a trade by Wednesday's deadline, what would it look like?

2013 Trade Deadline: What do the Blue Jackets do?

After the month of March in which the Blue Jackets went 10-2-4, they are firmly in the playoff discussion and new GM Jarmo Kekalainen has some interesting things to consider.

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