Sep 15, 2013; Columbus, OH, USA; Columbus Blue Jackets forward RJ Umberger (18) and Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Brian Dumoulin (8) fight for possession of the puck during the 2nd period of the game at Nationwide Arena. Mandatory Credit: Rob Leifheit-USA TODAY Sports

This Week In Columbus Blue Jackets History: Oct 27 to Nov 2


In this 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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November 1, 1996

Five investors called Columbus Hockey Limited, submitted an application and a $100,000 fee to the NHL office in the hopes of attracting an NHL expansion team to Columbus, OH

October 27, 2000

Marc Denis made 32 saves to lead the Blue Jackets to the first win in club history at Nationwide Arena against the Washington Capitals.

October 25, 2005

Trevor Letowski beat Wild goaltender Dwayne Roloson in the eighth round to give the Jackets their first game decided by a shootout.

Upcoming Games:

Sunday October 27, 2013: Home against the Anaheim Ducks, 6PM

Friday November 1, 2013: Away against the Pittsburgh Penguins, 7PM

Saturday November 2, 2013: Home against the Pittsuburgh Penguins, 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!

 

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