It’s not outrageous to say that the Columbus Blue Jackets are at their all-time peak in the franchise’s 1,000th game. They extended their franchise record winning streak to eight games in an impressive 5-2 win against the Philadelphia Flyers on Thursday.
“It’s a dogfight. We know what happens when you don’t get enough points,” Dubinsky said. “Relentless is a good word to use right now.”
Sergei Bobrovsky didn’t deny that it meant a little more for him to beat the Flyers, either, as the Columbus Dispatch’s Aaron Portzline reports.
Q. ‘Did you have money on the board?’ Bob: ‘Sure.’ Q. ‘Can you say how much?’ Bob: (pause) ‘Nah.’
— Aaron Portzline (@Aportzline) January 24, 2014
Really, though, the highlight of the night might be Nathan Horton’s beauty of a goal: