GameDay Caterwaul: Columbus Blue Jackets at Florida Panthers Open Forum
Winless in past nine vs Jackets, does 'Lumbus qualify as Cats' arch rival yet?
- WHO: Columbus Blue Jackets (7-15-2 16P) at Florida Panthers (10-7-6 26P)
- WHEN: 7:30 p.m. ET (LBC GameThread at 7ish)
- WHERE: BB&T Center - Sunrise, FL (single game tickets here)
- HOW TO WATCH: Fox Sports Florida (FLA); Fox Sports Ohio (CBJ)
- HOW TO LISTEN: WQAM 560 (FLA); WBNS 97.1 (CBJ)
- ENEMY INTEL: The Cannon
- FLA IN SEASON SERIES: Game 2 of 3 (0-1)
- ALL-TIME VS CBJ: 4W-8L-0T 3OTL 1SOL 34GF 47GA
- PLAYER STATS: Florida / Columbus
Last game for Florida: 4-3 regulation victory in Detroit. Henrik Zetterberg logged an assist en route to finishing with 11(!) shots on Roberto Luongo (38 saves) in a Wings' home loss Tuesday. Aaron Ekblad notched his 4th goal of the season while Vincent Trocheck continued his current hot streak with a goal and two assists.
Last game for Columbus: Yeah, about that.
Update: The Panthers have dealt defenseman Colby Robak to the Anaheim Ducks for Jesse Blacker and a future conditional draft pick. Welcome to the fold Jesse!
#FlaPanthers acquire @JBlacker91 & future draft pick considerations from @AnaheimDucks http://t.co/JIvi86vNF0 pic.twitter.com/MQZsFWxEKa— Florida Panthers (@FlaPanthers) December 4, 2014
Thursday in the Atlantic Division
|Matchup||Record / Points||Atlantic Rank||Start (ET)|
|New Jersey||9-12-4 / 22P||Metro||7:30|
|Toronto||13-8-3 / 29P||4th|
|NY Islanders||18-7 / 36P||Metro||7:30|
|Ottawa||10-9-5 / 35P||7th|
|Dallas||9-11-5 / 26P||Central||7:30|
|Detroit||14-6-5 / 33P||3rd|
|Buffalo||9-14-2 / 20P||8th||7:30|
|Tampa Bay||17-6-3 / 37P||1st|
|Boston||14-11-1 / 29P||5th||10:30|
|San Jose||12-10-4 / 28P||Pacific|
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