Jackets coach bemoans ‘major, major breakdowns’


High expectations have not translated into a winning start for the Columbus Blue Jackets.

A 4-2 loss to the Rangers on Friday at home was followed by a 5-2 loss to the same Rangers side on Saturday in New York.

Of particular concern, goalie Sergei Bobrovksy has allowed eight goals on just 47 shots, for a save percentage of .830.

But it’s not all on him.

“We had major, major breakdowns,” coach Todd Richards told the Columbus Dispatch after Saturday’s loss.

For example:

That was Fedor Tyutin with the giveaway, if you’re wondering.

The Blue Jackets will have another opportunity to get into the win column when they play in Buffalo this afternoon.