At times in Saturday's 2-1 loss to Nashville that dropped Columbus to 1-4-2 in its last seven games, poise on the puck was in short supply, and as a result offense was as well as the Blue Jackets have now scored one goal over the past two games. "I'm not down," Tortorella said postgame. "There's no sense in being down.
The Bruins bolstered the depth on their blue line Saturday, and we're starting to learn how veteran defenseman Jarred Tinordi might fit in with the team after the B's claimed him off waivers from the Predators.
Travis Green, Vancouver Canucks 8-14-2, sixth in the North Division Canucks owner Francesco Aquilini may have given Green and general manager Jim Benning a vote of confidence back on Hockey Day in Canada, but how many times have we've seen that and someone still gets the ax? The Canucks went from one of the darlings of the summer playoff bubble to the North Division basement. While the team has knocked in 67 goals (tied for third in the division), it has allowed 85 (second-worst).