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!
Blue Jackets: Schedule Jampacked To Finish Get inside info on what the players and staff think of the packed schedule the Jackets have coming up. [ Blue Jackets Xtra ]
Blue Jackets Will Try To End Maple Leafs Home Streak Get a different take on the pregame for tonight’s game in Toronto. [ FS Ohio ]
Richards Opens Up Power Play Find out what the team has been doing to boost the special teams performance lately. [ Blue Jackets Xtra ]
Are Fans Suffering From The Dreaded Olympic Hangover Too? Get reaction to the post-Olympic feelings from an NHL fan, and see if you are suffering from the hangover too. [ Too Many Men On The Site ]
NHL Trade Rumors Roundup Get the latest news on rumors flying around the league as we near the trade deadline. [ Too Many Men On The Site ]
14 Storylines To Watch During NHL’s Stretch Run Find out what you should be paying attention to in the next few weeks as the NHL races to the playoffs. [ NHL.com ]
The Olympic Effect On NHL Teams Pursuing The Stanley Cup Find out what effect the break had on the top teams in the NHL and what that means for the playoff races. [ Puck Daddy ]