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!
Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Columbus Blue Jackets: Puck Daddy’s Tinder NHL Playoff Preview I found this to be the most entertaining yet realistic preview of the upcoming series. See if you agree. [ Puck Daddy ]
The Pittsburgh Penguins Have Opened Pandora’s Box Read about Pittsburgh’s goaltender mismanagement, it might be useful knowledge come tomorrow. [ Too Many Men On The Site ]
Should the NHL Shanaban In-Season Job Offers? Is there a conflict of interest when the NHL Director of Player Safety can field job offers from teams during the season, while he is still in his league position? [ Too Many Men On The Site ]
Every NHL Team’s Most Pleasantly Surprising Player Think you can guess who it is for each team? Find out if you’re right, and see which players have has surprisingly good seasons this year. [ Bleacher Report ]
Why Your Team Will Not Win The 2014 Stanley Cup An entertaining glimpse into why every Playoff team is going to lose. [ The Hockey News ]