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Jim Tressel To Be Next President At Youngstown State

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8:43AM
May
9, 2014

The university confirms on its Web site that trustees voted early Friday to name the former Ohio State University football coach to be YSU’s next president.

Blue Jackets Look Toward Next Season

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Derek Mackenzie is one of several unrestricted free agents who could leave or stay with the Blue Jackets.
7:29AM
May 2, 2014

With the Blue Jackets out of the playoffs, WOSU’s sports podcast looks at what could be in store for next season.

Jackets Out Of Playoffs After Failed Comeback Attempt

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Columbus goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky covers up a wrap-around attempt by Chris Kunitz during the first period of Game Six of their first round playoff series Monday night. Pittsburgh won 4-3 to advance to the second round.
7:32AM
April
29, 2014

The Columbus Blue Jackets were down 4-0 in the third period before scoring three goals in five minutes to make the game close. But it wasn’t enough.

It’s Win Or Go Home For Blue Jackets

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Joe Vitale of the Pittsburgh Penguins collides with Ryan Murray of the Columbus Blue Jackets in Game Five on Saturday.
7:45AM
April
28, 2014

It’s the most important game in franchise history, as the Columbus Blue Jackets hope to stay alive in their first-round playoff series with Pittsburgh.

Blue Jackets Overcome 3-0 Deficit To Win In Overtime

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Brandon Dubinsky celebrates after tying Wednesday night's game with 22 seconds left in regulation. Columbus won 4-3 in overtime.
9:01AM
April
24, 2014

The Columbus Blue Jackets trailed 3-0 midway through the first period before storming back for a 4-3 overtime win over the Pens.

Jackets Blow Two Goal Lead, Fall In Game Three

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Goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky of the Columbus Blue Jackets makes a glove save as Evgeni Malkin of the Pittsburgh Penguins and Columbus' Ryan Murray battle for position.
7:43AM
April
22, 2014

Columbus once again blew a two-goal lead in route to dropping Game Three of their playoff series against Pittsburgh.

Playoff Hockey Returns To Nationwide Arena

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The Blue Jackets have been to the playoffs once before. They were swept by the Detroit Red Wings in 2009.
11:18AM
April
21, 2014

For the first time in five years, Nationwide Arena will host a playoff NHL game as the Columbus Blue Jackets take on the Pittsburgh Penguins in game three of their first-round playoff series.

Jackets Blow Lead, Drop Playoff Opener Against Pittsburgh

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Brandon Dubinsky of the Columbus Blue Jackets moves the puck up ice in front of Paul Martin of the Pittsburgh Penguins on Wednesday night. Columbus lost game one 4-3.
7:56AM
April 17, 2014

The team at one point was ahead 3-1, but let Pittsburgh chip away and the Penguins took the lead for good with 8:18 left in the game.

Blue Jackets Make Playoff Return Tonight In Pittsburgh

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Derek Mackenzie waits for the puck to drop on a faceoff earlier this season.
7:55AM
April 16, 2014

The Columbus Blue Jackets start their second-ever playoff series tonight against the heavily-favored Pittsburgh Penguins.

Blue Jackets Return To The Playoffs

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Derek Mackenzie waits for the puck to drop on a faceoff earlier this season.
8:24AM
April 10, 2014

The Columbus Blue Jackets have clinched the second playoff berth in franchise history with a 3-1 victory over the Dallas Stars Wednesday night.