Cannonballs is a daily series where we will gather up links to other interesting stories from the Columbus Blue Jackets blogosphere, as well as general NHL and hockey news. While we strive to bring you the best coverage of the Columbus Blue Jackets here at the Union and Blue, there are several other CBJ blogs that do a great job as well. So with that, here is today’s edition of Union and Blue Cannonballs!
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Jack Skille Feeling Much Better About His Game: Fox Sports Ohio has a great write up on Jack Skille and his journey to the NHL, as well as how he has grown as a player. [ Fox Sports Ohio ]
Ranking the Columbus Blue Jackets Jerseys: With no hockey to play until Friday, it is a pretty light news cycle. I thought I would re-share my ranking of all of the Blue Jackets jerseys from back in July. I believe it was my second article submitted to the site. [ Union and Blue ]
#ButtGoal: We shared a Puck Daddy story yesterday about the now infamous Mike Smith “Butt Goal”, now Puck Daddy’s Harrison Mooney is back with the song it inspired. [ Puck Daddy ]
The 10 Most Blatant Defensive Meltdowns of 2013: Over at the the Backhand Shelf, Justin Bourne lists the Top 10 biggest meltdowns on defense for 2013. Fortunately the Columbus Blue Jackets are not on the list. [ Backhand Shelf ]
Should Marc-Andre Fleury Make the Olympic Cut: We are getting closer and closer to the Olympics, and over the next few weeks we should see the rosters start to hash out. Greg Wyshynski takes a look at whether Marc-Andre Fleury should be on Team Canada’s roster. [ Puck Daddy ]