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Columbus Blue Jackets (45-30-7)


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Blue Jackets sign Tortorella to 2-year contract extension

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) The Columbus Blue Jackets have given coach John Tortorella a two-year contract extension.

The team announced Wednesday that Tortorella, who has led the Blue Jackets to the playoffs in his first two full seasons, has been signed through the 2020-21 season. Financial terms weren't disclosed.

The 60-year-old Tortorella is the franchise's all-time leader in wins, guiding Columbus to a 129-87-23 record since being named coach in October 2015. His current $2 million-a-year contract runs through this season.

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Leaders
Points: A. Panarin82
Plus/Minus: A. Panarin23
Shots on Goal: S. Jones249
PIM: I. Cole76
Win: S. Bobrovsky37
Shutouts: S. Bobrovsky5
Offense (Rank)
Goals: 236 (17)
Shots: 2761 (5)
PP%: 17.2% (25)
Penalty Minutes: 565 (29)
Assists: 390 (17)
SH Goals: 4 (25)
Standings
Metropolitan Division
  W L OTL Pts
xy-Washington 49 26 7 105
x-Pittsburgh 47 29 6 100
x-Philadelphia 42 26 14 98
x-Columbus 45 30 7 97
x-New Jersey 44 29 9 97
Carolina 36 35 11 83
NY Islanders 35 37 10 80
NY Rangers 34 39 9 77
Full Standings
 
Defense (Rank)
Goals Against: 226 (22)
Shots Against: 2567 (21)
PK%: 76.2% (27)
Penalty Minutes: 600 (29)
Shutouts: 5 (13)
Sv%: 0.912 (10)
Injuries
Date Player Status
No Recent Injuries
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
9/12 D. DeSalvo Invited to Training Camp
9/12 N. Korostelev Invited to Training Camp
9/12 B. Austin Invited to Training Camp
9/12 J. Wade Invited to Training Camp
9/12 J. Raaymakers Invited to Training Camp
9/12 J. Sambrook Invited to Training Camp
9/12 M. Prapavessis Invited to Training Camp
9/7 T. Vogelhuber Invited to Training Camp
7/30 L. Foudy Signed Three-year, entry-level contract
7/18 R. MacInnis Traded for Jacob Graves
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