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Aaron Portzline, Tom Reed and Alison Lukan of The Athletic break down the latest news surrounding the Columbus Blue Jackets and touch on topics from around the NHL

Aaron Portzline, Tom Reed and Alison Lukan of The Athletic break down the latest news surrounding the Columbus Blue Jackets and touch on topics from around the NHL
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Aaron Portzline, Tom Reed and Alison Lukan of The Athletic break down the latest news surrounding the Columbus Blue Jackets and touch on topics from around the NHL

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English


Episodes

Challenges the Blue Jackets face

11/12/2019
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It’s been an up and down road trip for Columbus. They won in Arizona but lost in Colorado in a game that saw Joonas Korpisalo lose his cool, and Nick Foligno with an illegal hit that will cost him a few games. In this episode, Aaron Portzline and Alison Lukan discuss the repercussions of those actions and what the Blue Jackets will have to do if they want to get their season back on track.

Duration:00:36:01

Nothing is coming easy for the Blue Jackets

11/5/2019
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After a six-game point streak, the Blue Jackets are 0-3-1 in their last four games. Aaron Portzline and Alison Lukan discuss which version of this team is their true identity; players who aren’t meeting expectations right now; the challenges the group is facing; and the recent call-up of Kole Sherwood and what he can bring to the ice.

Duration:00:32:09

Lessons from game 11: Korpislosion; injuries; dissecting the state of the power play

10/29/2019
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After a 7-4 loss in Philadelphia, Aaron Portzline and Alison Lukan break down some big lessons learned including managing emotion; injuries to Murray and Texier; and the struggling power play - including John Tortorella’s thoughts.

Duration:00:28:50

Blue Jackets bought in; Anderson returns; who is stepping up

10/22/2019
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After the Blue Jackets earn an impressive overtime win in Toronto, Aaron Portzline and Alison Lukan discuss the attitude of the team and how they have bought in; the return of Josh Anderson; managing Ryan Murray’s workload and players who are contributing in different ways.

Duration:00:31:18

Best game of the season

10/15/2019
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The Blue Jackets have steadied defensively since that debacle in Pittsburgh during the second game of the season. This is going to be their backbone all season, but what have we learned about this group offensively. And when does rookie goaltender Elvis Merzlikins get his first chance to redeem himself following a difficult NHL debut.

Duration:00:29:19

Finally a win!

10/8/2019
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Alison and Aaron talk about the Blue Jackets first win of the season, playing with Patience, Josh Anderson being out of the lineup and what that means and also the Blue Jackets special teams – is the power play for real?

Duration:00:32:00

Front & Nationwide Episode 80-Examining the Blue Jackets roster as it starts to take shape

9/24/2019
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Front & Nationwide Episode 80-Examining the Blue Jackets roster as it starts to take shape by Front and Nationwide

Duration:00:31:52

Front & Nationwide Episode 79-Blue Jacket training camp updates-who's looked good, Texier talk, does an offer sheet await

9/17/2019
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Front & Nationwide Episode 79-Blue Jacket training camp updates-who's looked good, Texier talk, does an offer sheet await by Front and Nationwide

Duration:00:29:28

Front & Nationwide Episode 78-2019-20 Season Preview and Training Camp Updates

9/13/2019
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Front & Nationwide Episode 78-2019-20 Season Preview and Training Camp Updates by Front and Nationwide

Duration:00:31:42

Front & Nationwide Episode 77-Blue Jackets' Free Agency Debrief

7/2/2019
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Front & Nationwide Episode 77-Blue Jackets' Free Agency Debrief by Front and Nationwide

Duration:00:30:35

Front & Nationwide Episode 76-Looking at the Draft, Development Camp, and the current state of Free Agency

6/24/2019
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Front & Nationwide Episode 76-Looking at the Draft, Development Camp, and the current state of Free Agency by Front and Nationwide

Duration:00:28:34

Front & Nationwide Episode 75-Special guest-Dave Maetzold--Rick Nash once again a Blue Jacket; Stanley Cup Final

6/14/2019
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Front & Nationwide Episode 75-Special guest-Dave Maetzold--Rick Nash once again a Blue Jacket; Stanley Cup Final by Front and Nationwide

Duration:00:43:20

Front & Nationwide Episode 75-Discussing the Blue Jackets' off-season with Bob McElligott

6/7/2019
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Front & Nationwide Episode 75-Discussing the Blue Jackets' off-season with Bob McElligott by Front and Nationwide

Duration:00:38:24

Front & Nationwide Episode 74-JD's departure; can Columbus get more Draft picks; Blue Jackets at Worlds

5/24/2019
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Front & Nationwide Episode 74-JD's departure; can Columbus get more Draft picks; Blue Jackets at Worlds by Front and Nationwide

Duration:00:35:50

Front & Nationwide Episode 73-Discussing next season's goaltending plan; how does it feel if Boston wins the Cup?

5/17/2019
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Front & Nationwide Episode 73-Discussing next season's goaltending plan; how does it feel if Boston wins the Cup? by Front and Nationwide

Duration:00:30:05

Front & Nationwide Episode 72-Laying out the variables of a busy Blue Jackets off-season

5/10/2019
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Front & Nationwide Episode 72-Laying out the variables of a busy Blue Jackets off-season by Front and Nationwide

Duration:00:31:06

Front & Nationwide Episode 71-Examining Blue Jackets-Bruins' Game 5, Previewing Game 6

5/6/2019
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Front & Nationwide Episode 71-Examining Blue Jackets-Bruins' Game 5, Previewing Game 6 by Front and Nationwide

Duration:00:25:02

Front & Nationwide Episode 70-Previewing Game 4, Marchand's hit, the power play, Seth Jones elevating his play

5/2/2019
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Front & Nationwide Episode 70-Previewing Game 4, Marchand's hit, the power play, Seth Jones elevating his play by Front and Nationwide

Duration:00:23:31

Front & Nationwide Episode 69-Takeaways from Blue Jackets-Bruins two games in with Joe McDonald

4/30/2019
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Front & Nationwide Episode 69-Takeaways from Blue Jackets-Bruins two games in with Joe McDonald by Front and Nationwide

Duration:00:29:35

Front & Nationwide Episode 68-Previewing the Round 2 Blue Jackets-Bruins matchup with Joe McDonald

4/25/2019
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Front & Nationwide Episode 68-Previewing the Round 2 Blue Jackets-Bruins matchup with Joe McDonald by Front and Nationwide

Duration:00:33:18