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!
Russia All Business Preparing to Play Slovenia The Russian team has practiced a few times now and their top power play unit is a force to be reckoned with [ BlueJackets.com ]
Way Down on the Farm: IceMen Need a Break The Evansville IceMen, the CBJ ECHL affiliate, have been having a rough time on the ice lately [ The Cannon ]
Sharks’ Road to the Cup Will be a Difficult One The San Jose Sharks are one of the favorites to win the Stanley cup this season. How hard will that be for them? [ Blades of Teal ]
Russian Hockey Team Carries Expectations of Entire Country The players have an immense load of pressure to win gold on their own soil. Is the pressure too much? [ The Washington Post ]