Ryan Johansen RUMORS & NEWS

  • Johansen and Blue Jackets still far apart in contract talks

    TheScore.com "The Columbus Blue Jackets are still very much engaged in a tense game of contract chicken with budding star Ryan Johansen, with neither side looking as though they are ready to blink. Although, as Aaron Portzline notes, it is still July so there is plenty of time to get a deal done, Johansen..." July 08

  • Ryan Johansen talks are at an impasse

    Columbus Dispatch "Ryan Johansen spent the past two days camping near his home in British Columbia, and the Blue Jackets spent the past two days adding a new wave of talent to the organization at the NHL draft. But these are not peaceful, happy times for either party. Contract negotiations between the Blue..." June 30

  • Johansen enjoying breakout season with Blue Jackets

    NHL.com "There was a plenty of buzz surrounding Columbus Blue Jackets center Ryan Johansen following a 3-2 victory March 20 against the Montreal Canadiens. Most people wanted to talk about the third-year player's first NHL fight when he squared off against Max Pacioretty early in the game and how..." March 28

  • Ryan Johansen drops gloves, then picks up Jackets

    Columbus Dispatch "Blue Jackets center Ryan Johansen had three first-period penalties last night at the Bell Centre, including the first fighting major of his NHL career. No, really — Johansen, a 21-year-old with sick skills and No. 1-center pedigree, dropped his gloves and fought Montreal’s Max..." March 21

  • Ryan Johansen Sent to Springfield of the AHL

    The Cannon "This is a strange one. Center Ryan Johansen, who by all accounts was having a great year in Springfield prior to the start of the shortened NHL season, was demoted back to the AHL today. The timing is certainly curious. Brandon Dubinsky is facing potential discipline for boarding Rob Scuderi..." February 06

  • Johansen Sent To AHL

    Columbus Dispatch "The Blue Jackets have sent center Ryan Johansen to minor-league Springfield, a surprising move given Johansen's strong play in the first several games of the season and his team-best faceoff winning percentage. "He started strong, but we think his play has tailed off," Blue Jackets GM Scott..." February 06