Columbus
Blue Jackets
Stadium Nationwide Arena
47-31-4 Overall | 18-9-1 METROPOLITAN 5th
TEAM STATSGFGAPOWER PLAY
Blue Jackets258232 0%
Schedule
Regular season
Fri  10/4
vs
Maple Leafs
7:00pm
Sat  10/5
@
Penguins
7:00pm
Mon  10/7
vs
Sabres
7:00pm
Fri  10/11
vs
Ducks
7:00pm
Sat  10/12
@
Hurricanes
7:00pm
Wed  10/16
vs
Stars
7:00pm
Fri  10/18
@
Blackhawks
8:30pm
Sat  10/19
vs
Islanders
7:00pm
Mon  10/21
@
Maple Leafs
7:00pm
Thu  10/24
vs
Hurricanes
7:00pm
Team Outlook and Scouting Report

PLAYOFF FORECAST

They have a 46.4% chance of getting past the first round of the playoffs. They have a 23.9% chance of getting past round 2. Their chances of then winning the East is 9.8%. They have 4.9% chance of winning the championship.

REGULAR SEASON RECAP

Their 47 regular season wins exceeded expectations. It was +2.6 above what oddsmakers' money line projected. The season went better than expected. Their strength was in road games. Their 53.7% home win percentage was worse than expected (58.1%). They won 61% on the road which was much better than expected (50.3%).

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TEAM STRENGTHS AND WEAKNESSES

Their record should be slightly better. Since 10/3/2018 their average goal differential is +0.33 (includes playoff games) which ranks #6 in the league, but their rank based on points (per game) is #7. This is a relatively better road team than a home team. They are the #6 ranked team in goal differential in road games, vs #17 in home games.

OFFENSIVE STATS PER GAME (League Rank):

DEFENSIVE STATS PER GAME (Lower # is Better):

TEAM STATS AND BETTING RESULT GAMELOG

Below is a betting recap of all 82 regular games. Anyone who backed the Blue Jackets in all of their games would be down -309 units. Against the puck line, they have delivered a +837 profit risking 100 units on each game (44-38 PL). They are profitable against the puck line at home and on the road.

Roster
NoPlayerPosHeightWeightBirthdateEXPCOLLEGE
77 Anderson, Josh RW6-322105/07/1994No College
13 Atkinson, Cam RW5-817906/05/1989No College
28 Bjorkstrand, Oliver RW6-017704/10/1995No College
72 Bobrovsky, Sergei G6-218209/20/1988No College
6 Clendening, Adam D6-019610/26/1992No College
17 Dubinsky, Brandon C6-220504/29/1986No College
18 Dubois, Pierre-Luc C6-320706/24/1998No College
95 Duchene, Matt C5-1119501/16/1991No College
19 Dzingel, Ryan LW6-019003/09/1992No College
71 Foligno, Nick LW6-020210/31/1987No College
44 Gavrikov, Vladislav D6-320511/21/1995No College
37 Hannikainen, Markus LW6-120003/26/1993No College
4 Harrington, Scott D6-220703/10/1993No College
38 Jenner, Boone C6-220606/15/1993No College
3 Jones, Seth D6-421010/03/1994No College
1 Kinkaid, Keith G6-319507/04/1989No College
70 Korpisalo, Joonas G6-318204/28/1994No College
14 Kukan, Dean D6-218607/08/1993No College
54 McQuaid, Adam D6-421010/12/1986No College
90 Merzlikins, Elvis G6-318304/13/1994No College
27 Murray, Ryan D6-120509/27/1993No College
20 Nash, Riley C6-119005/09/1989No College
65 Nutivaara, Markus D6-119106/06/1994No College
9 Panarin, Artemi LW5-1116810/30/1991No College
2 Peeke, Andrew D6-319803/17/1998No College
50 Robinson, Eric LW6-220006/14/1995No College
58 Savard, David D6-222710/22/1990No College
10 Wennberg, Alexander C6-219609/22/1994No College
8 Werenski, Zach D6-220907/19/1997No College