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They say that “all good things must come to an end,” and that’s what happened with the original Columbus Wired Twitter account. We are taking a step forward as we strive to be the premier source of sports and entertainment coverage for all things Central Ohio. We are announcing our move...

It’s difficult to miss Ohio State forward Makayla Waterman when she suits up for Ohio State. The junior stands at 6’2″ and has a personality to match her stature.  The redshirt junior has a great sense of humor often joking with teammates and staying loose during pregame warmups. When...

The Columbus Blue Jackets have extended their agreement with the Springfield Falcons for the club to serve as the organization’s American Hockey League affiliate through the 2014-15 season, Blue Jackets General Manager Jarmo Kekalainen and Falcons President and General Manager Bruce Landon announced today. “Our affiliation with the Springfield...

The Columbus Crew announced Homegrown Player Wil Trapp is set to spend two weeks of his Major League Soccer offseason training with Dutch Eredivisie side PEC Zwolle. The 20-year-old midfielder  departed for Holland and will train with the former club of Crew Sporting Director and Head Coach Gregg Berhalter, the team with which...

The Columbus Blue Jackets have added goaltender Mike McKenna to the roster on emergency recall from the American Hockey League’s Springfield following last night’s injury to Sergei Bobrovsky, who will reportedly miss 4-5 weeks due to a groin strain. The club has also assigned forward Michael Chaput to Springfield....

Ohio State capped off a perfect regular season with a 42-41 thriller over Michigan. Although the Buckeye defense was far from spectacular, Ohio State was able to hold on after intercepting a two-point conversion attempt after Michigan scored with 32 seconds to play. What we learned about Ohio State:...

Columbus Blue Jackets forward Derek MacKenzie will miss tonight’s game with Edmonton after suffering a strained back in the team’s Nov. 22 game against Vancouver. He is eligible to return Saturday. MacKenzie, 31, has recorded 2-1-3 and nine penalty minutes in 22 appearances with Columbus this season. He has also dished...

Major League Soccer unveiled its 2014 regular-season schedule Monday, a campaign that sees each of its 19 clubs play a 34-match clip beginning on March 8 and concluding on Oct. 26.  For the third consecutive season, each team is scheduled to play an unbalanced schedule that features a single match against...

The Columbus Blue Jackets had a big game when they needed it. Ryan Johansen, R.J. Umberger and Fedor Tyutin scored powerplay goals to lead the Jackets past Ottawa 4-1 Sunday afternoon. Derek MacKenzie also scored for Columbus (7-10-3), and Sergei Bobrovsky had 30 saves in the team’s first game of a five-game Canadian roadtrip. “When...

Not a spelling mistake, but an equipment issue. Columbus Blue Jackets rookie forward Michael Chaput’s third jersey helmet last night read “Clumbus.” Chaput took to Twitter today to say there was a logical reason. “This isn’t a spelling mistake,” he said. “I had to make the helmet smaller. Which...

After a rough five-game losing streak, the Columbus Blue Jackets were able to show signs of life. Five different Jackets scored goals and Sergei Bobrovsky stopped 24 of 26 shots to give Columbus a 5-2 win over the New York Islanders Saturday night before 13,949 at Nationwide Arena. The...

 The Columbus Blue Jackets have assigned forwards Michael Chaput, Ryan Craig, Jack Skille, defensemen Cody Goloubef, Ilari Melart, Will Weber and goalies Mike McKenna and Jeremy Smith to their Springfield AHL affiliate Saturday. Craig , Skille, Goloubef, Smith and McKenna cleared waivers, so all eight players will report to...

BY CHRIS PUGH Columbus Wired One of the more intriguing storylines of the Columbus Blue Jackets’ is whether defenseman Ryan Murray will make the team. Murray, the No. 2 overall pick of the 2012 NHL Draft by the Jackets, had some positive and negative moments during the team’s pre=season...

Jackets rookie and Dublin native Trent Vogelhuber played in his first NHL game for Columbus before friends and family at Nationwide Arena. He marks the first Central Ohio resident to play in a preseason or regular season game for the Jackets. “I try not pay too much attention to...

The Columbus Blue Jackets will see a familiar foe in the Eastern Conference this year after New Jersey acquired goaltender Cory Schneider in a deal from Vancouver for the ninth pick in Sunday’s draft. The move puts the future of Devils goalie Martin Brodeur, 41, in question. Brodeur has...

The Columbus Blue Jackets officially announced the signing of goalie Anton Forsberg to a three-year entry-level contract today. Forsberg, a sixth-round pick by Columbus in the 2011 NHL Draft, won 24 games last season in 33 appearances  with Sodertalje of Sweden’s HockeyAllsvenskan last season. He ended the season second...

The Columbus Blue Jackets have made an internal promotion to back up starting goalie Sergei Bobrovsky with the signing of Curtis McElhinney to a one-year, one-way contract. Terms were not immediately available. McElhinney, who turned 30 yesterday, had a standout season for Springfield in the American Hockey League, with...

Orlando Pace, one of the all-time greats at Ohio State as well as in college and professional football, was today named a member of the 2013 College Football Hall of Fame Class by the National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame (NFF). Pace is the 24th Buckeye player...

The Columbus Crew announced, in conjunction with Major League Soccer, that the 2013 MLS Business Summit is being held in Columbus Sept. 10-12. For the second consecutive year, the Summit brings together representatives in every functional area from the League office and all member clubs to develop strategies and...