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!
Columbus Blue Jackets
Sergei Bobrovsky and Nathan Horton finally took to home ice together and skated away with a W! Two goals in the first period, and one in the third to cement the victory against the Carolina Hurricanes last night! Here are the post-game articles for you >>>> [CBJ's Official Website - Post Game & By The Numbers]
Have you thought about what photo you are going to submit for FanSided NHL’s #IAmTheFan contest? Make sure to check out the contest guidelines and find out how you can make yourself eligible to win TWO TICKETS to a Blue Jackets game of your choice! [Submit Photo = Chance To Win 2 Free Tickets]
Report: Ted Nolan To Have Interim Tag Removed: Caitlin Campbell discusses reports that Ted Nolan will remain as head coach of the Buffalo Sabres as they transition through their rebuild and the hiring of new general manager Tim Murray. [SabreNoise]
AHL All-Star Classic Roster Announced: This article may peak your interest! If you take a look, I am sure you will see some familiar names from CBJ’s AHL affiliate, the Springfield Falcons! [Too Many Men On The Site]
Grabner Scores Video Game Goal To Defeat Colorado Avalanche: This you have to see! Michael Grabner proves once again that he is by far the fastest player in the NHL, not sure anyone can keep up with him! [Puck Daddy]
Ranking The 10 NHL Teams With The Biggest Home-Ice Advantage: I am sure that every NHL player can name the teams & arena’s that are on this list, they know when they are walking into a building what to expect of the home team & their fans. [Bleacher Report]