After years of operating in the hockey wilderness, it appears that the Columbus Blue Jackets are finally prepared to take steps up the ladder and run with the big guns in the Metropolitan Division, and within the NHL’s Eastern Conference. They did so the old-fashioned way, by building from goal out and by not being afraid of making moves, either through free agency or the trade route, in order to improve their chances at success. However, has the franchise done enough to make a Cup run in the coming years?
Who Do The Columbus Blue Jackets Play Next
Who do the Blue Jackets play next? That question is the starting point in determining if you want to place a few bucks on the Jackets. See how both teams are playing before you wager.
Look at the last 10 games for both teams to compare their home and away records. These type of factors, as well as whether either team has a hot hand, will help to formulate a strong betting strategy.
Columbus Blue Jackets Game Schedule
Reference the Columbus Blue Jackets game schedule as much as time permits so you can identify possible forthcoming bets. It’s the best way to get a step up on the bookmakers.
Columbus Blue Jackets Standings Today
The Columbus Blue Jackets standings is the most direct way to analyze teams in the league and figure out if the Blue Jackets have a chance of making up ground on teams around them.
|4||Columbus Blue Jackets||108||82||39||24||249||195|
|9||New York Rangers||102||82||40||28||256||220|
|10||St. Louis Blues||99||82||38||29||235||218|
|11||San Jose Sharks||99||82||38||29||221||201|
|14||Toronto Maple Leafs||95||82||33||27||251||242|
|17||New York Islanders||94||82||33||29||241||242|
|18||Tampa Bay Lightning||94||82||32||30||234||227|
|22||Los Angeles Kings||86||82||25||35||201||205|
|25||Detroit Red Wings||79||82||17||36||207||244|
|27||New Jersey Devils||70||82||18||40||183||244|
How To Make Money Betting On Columbus Blue Jackets
The Blue Jackets are a hard working team, but they are also collectively gifted. They get world-class goaltending and suit up some of the most talented young defensemen in the game. Their mix of skill and grit is commendable in attacking positions, offering them a chance to compete with most any team in the league on a nightly basis. They still have some lessons to learn to succeed in the postseason but the pieces required to make a deep post-season run appear to be in place.