Andy Newman

  • joined Apr 16, 2009
  • last login Jul 13, 2014
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Filmmaker. Writer for the The Cannon, a Columbus Blue Jackets blog.

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The myth that Columbus can't spend money


With Brandon Dubinsky signing a 6 year deal worth $35 million, it's time for the idea that Columbus can't spend money to build a contender to die.

2014 NHL Draft Prospect Profile #41: Dominik Masin


Our next profile is a strong defender out of the Czech Republic, Dominik Masin.

2014 NHL Draft Prospect Profile #28: Ondrej Kase


On the board next is forward Ondrej Kase of the Czech Republic.

2014 NHL Draft Prospect Profile #23: Josh Ho-Sang


Up next is skilled Canadian forward Josh Ho-Sang.

2014 NHL Draft Prospect Profile #14: Julius Honka


The next prospect on the board is Finnish defenseman Julius Honka.

2014 NHL Draft Prospect #5: Michael Dal Colle


Up next is prospect Michael Dal Colle, former linemate of Boone Jenner with the Oshawa Generals.


Game Thread #6 - Blue Jackets vs. Penguins

Do or die.


Game Thread #5 - Blue Jackets vs. Penguins

Back to Pittsburgh, the Blue Jackets are looking for another big win on road ice.


Game Thread #4 - Blue Jackets vs. Penguins

The Blue Jackets have an opportunity to even the series at 2-2 tonight in Columbus.


Game Thread #3 - Blue Jackets vs. Pittsburgh

Riding the high of winning the first playoff game in franchise history, can the Blue Jackets return to Columbus and take a 2-1 series lead?


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?

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