While the CBJ fanbase bristles with anticipation of the rumored but probably unlikely mega-trade on the horizon, I can't help but ask: Can enough players get traded to make a difference in this season? That being the case, are we starting to look at the closing of the playoff qualifying window for the Blue Jackets already?
Unbelievable. I never thought that the season would go this far south, this early in the season.
As for the debut of Matt Calvert, I'd ship him back to Springfield ASAP and leave all of the Falcon kids there until Columbus gets itself straightened out. I cannot see anything to be gained by exposing them to the mess that is the Blue Jackets right now.
As for the team, I leave you with this: