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Seth Jones | Defenseman | #3

Team: Columbus Blue Jackets
Age / DOB:  (23) / 10/3/1994
Ht / Wt:  6'4' / 210
Drafted: 2013 / Rd. 1 (4) / NAS
Contract: view contract details

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Seth Jones is expected to be in the lineup for Thursday's game against the Florida Panthers.
Jones was considered a game-time decision because he had been dealing with an upper-body injury. He needs to be inserted in all fantasy lineups right away. Jones has 14 goals and 49 points in 71 games this season. Mar 22 - 6:35 PM

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Seth Jones (upper body) will be a game-time decision Thursday night.

Jones has missed three straight games due to an upper-body injury. He took part in the morning skate, which is encouraging.
Mar 22 - 11:09 AM

Seth Jones (upper body) will be out of the lineup again on Tuesday.

This will be Jones' third straight game on the sidelines due to an upper-body injury. He is listed as day-to-day, according to coach John Tortorella.
Mar 20 - 5:50 PM

Seth Jones (upper body) will not play on Monday night against Boston.

This will Jones' second straight game on the sidelines because of an upper-body injury. It's believed that he originally suffered the injury on Mar. 8 against Colorado, but he played in two games after that.
Mar 19 - 3:33 PM

Seth Jones will not suit up tonight against the Ottawa Senators.

The extent of the injury has yet to be confirmed but Jones was dealing with an upper-body issue earlier in the week. The Blue Jackets have decided to hold him out and Ryan Murray is expected to draw back into the lineup. Consider Jones day-to-day.
Mar 17 - 5:41 PM

Seth Jones (upper body) will be available to play Thursday against Philadelphia.

It was initially reported on Tuesday that Columbus expected Jones to play, but now coach John Tortorella has confirmed that the talented blueliner will be good to go. Jones left Monday's game as a precaution due to an upper-body injury and he didn't practice Wednesday. Still, you should feel free to keep him active.
Mar 14 - 1:12 PM

Seth Jones (upper body) is reportedly expected to play Thursday night against Philadelphia.

Jones left Monday's game against Montreal as a precaution after he aggravated an upper-body injury. He has four goals and three assists during a three-game point streak.
Mar 13 - 5:49 PM

The upper-body injury that prevented Seth Jones from completing Monday's game is not a new issue.

Jones aggravated an existing injury, though there weren't any details provided beyond that as the Blue Jackets didn't provide an update following the contest. Jones is a major part of Columbus and one of the league's top defensemen, so his absence would be substantially felt if this proves to be a significant problem.
Mar 13 - 9:51 AM

Seth Jones had a goal and an assist in a 5-2 win over the Montreal Canadiens on Monday night.

Jones has four goals and three assists over his last three games. The 23-year-old blueliner is currently sitting at 14 goals and 48 points this season, and is just three points away from surpassing James Wisniewski for the franchise lead in points in one season. Unfortunately, Jones suffered an upper-body injury during the third period and was ruled out for the remainder of the game.
Mar 12 - 9:36 PM

There are many pundits around the NHL who think that Seth Jones deserves to be considered when talking about the best defenseman this season.

Jones has been a stud offensively with 13 goals and 46 points. "If he’s in Los Angeles, or he’s in Montreal, or in Toronto, or New York, we’re talking about this guy as a Norris Trophy candidate," ESPN analyst Barry Melrose said. "He does get overlooked, but not by hockey guys that see him play, watch a ton of games, and that’s their job. Every GM in the NHL would love to have Seth Jones, and every coach would love to have him in their lineup. Those guys are very, very hard to find."
Mar 12 - 8:03 AM

Seth Jones has set a career-high in goal scoring.

With his two goals Friday night against the Red Wings, Jones now has 13 goals on the season passing his previous highwater mark of 12. He is only one behind Zach Werenski , who set a franchise record with his 14th goal in a season last week. With 46 points, Jones is a must own in all fantasy pools regardless of format.
Mar 10 - 12:55 PM

Seth Jones scored a pair of goals in Friday's 3-2 win over the Detroit Red Wings.

Jones gave the Blue Jackets 2-1 and 3-1 leads in the second period. He finished the game with a plus-1 rating, four shots on goal and one hit in 21:06 of ice time. The 23-year-old has 13 goals and 46 points in 69 games this season. Jones is a must-own and must-start in all fantasy formats right now. The Blue Jackets blue liner has racked up five points in his last two games. Matt Calvert scored a shorthanded goal for Columbus in the victory.
Mar 9 - 9:36 PM

Seth Jones scored a goal and two assists in Thursday's 5-4 overtime win over the Colorado Avalanche.

Jones picked up the primary assists on second-period goals by Zach Werenski (power play) and Thomas Vanek. The Blue Jackets defenseman also added the game-winning goal in the extra frame. Jones finished the night with a plus-1 rating, two penalty minutes, seven shots on goal and one blocked shot in 23:59 of ice time. The 23-year-old has 11 goals and 44 points in 68 games this season. He now has eight points in his last seven games.
Mar 8 - 10:25 PM

Seth Jones scored a goal, registered six shots on net, a +1 rating in 23:20 of ice-time in a 5-2 loss to the Los Angeles Kings on Thursday night.

Jones now has points in three straight contests for the Blue Jackets, amassing five points in that span. Jones scored his goal in the opening period, giving the Jackets a 2-0 lead. However, the Kings scored five unanswered goals and secured the victory. Jones now has 10 goals and 41 points in 64 games this season.
Mar 2 - 1:21 AM

Seth Jones picked up a goal and two assists in Monday's 5-1 win over the Washington Capitals.

Jones did all of his damage in the first period, as he helped set up goals by Artemi Panarin on the power play (1-0) and Sonny Milano before adding one of his own with less than two minutes left in the frame. Jones finished the night with a plus-1 rating, five shots on goal and two hits in 19:30 of ice time. The 23-year-old is up to nine goals and 40 points in 63 games this season. Jones is a must-start on defense in all fantasy formats. Mark Letestu and Cam Atkinson also found the back of the net in the victory.
Feb 26 - 9:40 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Alexander Wennberg
2Nick Foligno
3Brandon Dubinsky
4Mark Letestu
5Lukas Sedlak
LW1Artemi Panarin
2Pierre-Luc Dubois
3Boone Jenner
4Matt Calvert
5Markus Hannikainen
RW1Cam Atkinson
2Josh Anderson
3Thomas Vanek
4Oliver Bjorkstrand
5Sonny Milano
D1Zach Werenski
2Seth Jones
3Jack Johnson
4David Savard
5Ryan Murray
6Ian Cole
7Taylor Chorney
8Scott Harrington
9Dean Kukan
10Markus Nutivaara
G1Sergei Bobrovsky
2Joonas Korpisalo