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Cam Atkinson | Winger | #13

Team: Columbus Blue Jackets
Age / DOB:  (27) / 6/5/1989
Ht / Wt:  5'8' / 182
Drafted: 2008 / Rd. 6 (157) / CLM
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Cam Atkinson posted two points against the Tampa Bay Lightning on Friday.
He earned a goal and an assist in a 5-3 win for Columbus. Atkinson netted a shorthanded marker in the third period for his eighth of the season. He has 19 points in 19 contests. Nov 26 - 11:06 AM

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Columbus forward Cam Atkinson had both of the Blue Jackets' goal in a 3-2 overtime loss to the visiting Colorado Avalanche Monday night.

Atkinson opened the game's scoring with his sixth goal of the season at 9:00 of the first period. He recorded his seventh goal in dramatic fashion at 19:53 of the third period, setting up overtime.
Nov 21 - 10:29 PM

Cam Atkinson scored the game-winning goal in Tuesday's 2-1 OT win over the Washington Capitals.

Caps forward Nicklas Backstrom opened the scoring in the second period, but the Blue Jackets got a goal from rookie Zach Werenski in the third period before Atkinson won it. Atkinson's been rolling of late. He picked up four assists in Columbus' previous game against St. Louis and he's netted nine points in his last seven contests. The 27-year-old has five goals and eight assists in 14 games.
Nov 15 - 9:48 PM

Cam Atkinson led the way with four assists Saturday in an 8-4 Columbus win over St. Louis.

The forward now has four goals and 12 points in 13 games as the Blue Jackets have become an offensive juggernaut at home with 21 goals in their last three games. Atkinson is a minus-five so that will currently hurt you if your pool plays that stat but he did get 27 goals and 53 points last season so he is capable of a 55-60 point season if healthy.
Nov 13 - 7:02 AM

Cam Atkinson scored twice in the Blue Jackets' 10-0 win against Montreal on Friday.

Atkinson's first goal opened the scoring Friday night, which made it the game-winner by default. He has four markers and seven points in nine games in 2016-17.
Nov 5 - 10:33 AM

Cam Atkinson scored the second goal of the night in a 3-2 loss to the Los Angeles Kings on Tuesday.

After Brandon Saad scored the first goal of the game at the 1:31 minute mark of the second, Anze Kopitar tied at 13:40. Atkinson answered at the 14:51 minute mark of the second period to give the Blue Jackets their second lead of the night and Columbus held that lead for nearly a full period. Drew Doughty scored the tying goal in the third and that is where it remained until Alec Martinez got the game winner 1:14 minutes into overtime.
Oct 26 - 2:23 AM

Cam Atkinson registered two assists in a 5-1 victory over Toronto Wednesday night.

Atkinson has only been held off the scoresheet once in his last five games. He has 27 goals and 52 points in 79 contests in 2015-16.
Apr 7 - 9:54 AM

Forward Cam Atkinson continued his impressive season Monday night by scoring in the Columbus Blue Jackets' 4-1 loss to the Capital in Washington.

Atkinson, 26, now has 27 goals, which is pretty remarkable considering how poor the Blue Jackets have been this season.
Mar 28 - 11:07 PM

Cam Atkinson scored his 25th goal of the season on Saturday night against the New Jersey Devils

Along with scoring his 25 goals the 26 year-old has also posted 21 assists in 70 games so far this season. He has already surpassed his career high in goals and assists.
Mar 20 - 8:53 AM

Cam Atkinson scored two goals and an assist in Tuesday's 5-3 win over the Detroit Red Wings.

Atkinson did all of his damage in the third period of the game. He assisted on Boone Jenner's goal 26 seconds into the game and his goals gave Columbus 4-1 and 5-3 leads. Atkinson has 23 goals and 43 points in 66 games this season. He's one of the more underrated players in the NHL.
Mar 8 - 10:18 PM

Cam Atkinson scored Columbus' lone goal in a 2-1 loss to the New York Rangers Monday night.

Atkinson's goal was unassisted. He now has 20 goals and 39 points in 63 contests this season.
Feb 29 - 10:33 PM

Cam Atkinson scored his 18th goal of the year and added an assist in a 3-2 shootout loss to the New York Islanders.

The 26-year-old tied the game at 1-1 with his goal in the first period and collected the only assist on Brandon Dubinsky's goal minutes later. Atkinson totals 18 goals and 35 points in 54 games this season, including nine points in his last eight games.
Feb 9 - 11:41 PM

Cam Atkinson has been selected as the second star of the week.

He accounted for four goals and one assist in two victories over Montreal prior to the All-Star break. Atkinson has 17 goals and 32 points in 50 games this season.
Feb 1 - 12:17 PM

Cam Atkinson had a goal and an assist in Tuesday's 5-2 win over the Montreal Canadiens.

One night after scoring a hat trick against these same Canadiens, Atkinson was at it again tonight. He picked up the only assist on Brandon Dubinsky's second period goal and his third period marker with under three minutes remaining restored Columbus' two-goal lead. The 26-year-old has 17 goals and 32 points in 50 games this season.
Jan 26 - 11:04 PM

Forward Cam Atkinson picked up a hat trick to spark the Columbus Blue Jackets to a 5-2 slaughter of the visiting Montreal Canadiens Monday night.

Atkinson scored his third goal and 16th of the season with 25 seconds remaining in the game. He previously posted hat tricks April 5, 2012 in Colorado and March 27, 2015 in Chicago. Monday night, he tied the game at 1-1 with a goal at 14:40 of the first period and gave the Blue Jackets a 2-1 lead with his second goal of the night at 2:52 of the second period. Brandon Dubinsky and Boone Jenner drew assists on all three goals. Dubinsky now has 18 assists on the season. Jenner, 13. Brandon Saad had a good night for the Blue Jackets, as well. He picked up his 17th and 18th goals, both in the third period.
Jan 25 - 10:25 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Brandon Dubinsky
2Sam Gagner
3Alexander Wennberg
4William Karlsson
5Gregory Campbell
6Lukas Sedlak
LW1Boone Jenner
2Brandon Saad
3Scott Hartnell
4Matt Calvert
RW1Cam Atkinson
2Nick Foligno
3Josh Anderson
4David Clarkson
D1Seth Jones
2Ryan Murray
3Jack Johnson
4Zach Werenski
5David Savard
6Dalton Prout
7Scott Harrington
8Markus Nutivaara
G1Sergei Bobrovsky
2Curtis McElhinney