Posts Tagged Columbus

Nugent-Hopkins, Forsberg picked last in NHL All-Star Draft

Nashville Predators' Filip Forsberg, of Sweden, is interviewed during media day at the NHL All-Star hockey weekend in Columbus, Ohio, Friday, Jan. 23, 2015. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Edmonton Oilers forward Ryan Nugent-Hopkins didn’t have to wait this long the last time he was drafted. Nashville Predators rookie forward Filip Forsberg suddenly has another new car to go with the Jaguar he just bought two weeks ago.

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Ryan Johansen is first player taken in NHL All-Star draft

A large photo of Washington Capitals captain and All-Star Alex Ovechkin adorns the windows above and entrance to the Nationwide Arena for the NHL All-Star hockey weekend in Columbus, Ohio, Friday, Jan. 23, 2015. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Captain Nick Foligno, showing allegiance to a teammate, has selected Columbus Blue Jackets center Ryan Johansen with the first pick in the NHL All-Star draft.

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CBJ’s Bobrovsky to miss All-Star game with lower-body injury

Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky (72) is treated on the ice after an injury during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Winnipeg Jets on Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015, in Winnipeg, Manitoba. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jason Woods)

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky will miss this weekend’s NHL All-Star game — on home ice — due to a lower-body injury he sustained Wednesday night in Winnipeg.

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Columbus looking for economic boost from NHL All-Star game

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The city is hoping for both a short-term and long-term economic boost from the upcoming 2015 NHL All-Star weekend.

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Coroner: Ohio State athlete’s death will be ruled a suicide

In this Sept. 11, 2013, file photo, and provided by Ohio State university shows college football player Kosta Karageorge in Columbus, Ohio.  Police evidence records show that Karageorge had just gone through a breakup when he texted suicidal messages to his ex-girlfriend before he was found dead of a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head. Karageorge, who was 22, had been missing for several days when his body was found in a Columbus trash bin not far from his campus-area apartment on Nov. 30. A handgun was found near his right hand. (AP Photo/Ohio State University, Jay LaPrete, File)

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A coroner says the death of an Ohio State athlete found dead with a gunshot wound to the head will be ruled a suicide.

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