This Week In Columbus Blue Jackets History: October 13-19

In this new recurring post, we take a look at what has happened in the history of the Columbus Blue Jackets during this particular week. (All information gathered from The Columbus Blue Jackets Franchise Timeline)

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October 14, 1999 - The home and away jerseys were revealed to 4000 eager fans at Easton Town Center in Columbus.

October 12, 2000 - Kevyn Adams scored the game-winning goal and the Blue Jackets record their first win in franchise history over the Calgary Flames.

October 19, 2002 - The 58 game home sellout streak is broken. It started in January of 2001.

October 13, 2003 - The team’s third jerseys were revealed on Nationwide Plaza.  The team went on to beat the Vancouver Canucks later that night.

October 17, 2008 - Nikita Filatov and Jakub Voracek set a franchise record for fastest two goals scored vs. Nashville. They scored :08 apart: Filatov at 14:18 of the first period and Voracek at the 14:26 mark.

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October 17, 2009 - Kris Russell signed a new 3 year deal.

Upcoming Games

Tuesday October 15, 2013: At the Detroit Red Wings, 8PM

Thursday October 15, 2013: At the Montreal Canadiens, 7:30PM

Saturday October 19, 2013: At the Washington Capitals, 7PM

Did I miss anything? Tell me in the comments below. Come back next week to take another look back in Columbus Blue Jackets Franchise History!

Topics: Columbus Blue Jackets, History

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