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Seth Jones | Defenseman | #3

Team: Columbus Blue Jackets
Age / DOB:  (22) / 10/3/1994
Ht / Wt:  6'4' / 220
Drafted: 2013 / Rd. 1 (4) / NAS
Contract: view contract details

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Seth Jones scored a goal in Thursday's 2-1 shootout loss to the Washington Capitals.
Jones opened the scoring just 41 seconds into the third period, but the Capitals responded by tying the game less than six minutes later. Washington eventually won the game in the shootout after Cam Atkinson, Sam Gagner and Alexander Wennberg each missed their shootout attempts. This was Jones' first goal in 20 games. He has 11 goals and 40 points in 67 games this season. Mar 23 - 10:21 PM

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Seth Jones is just one-point shy of reaching the 40-point mark for the first time in his career.

Jones has been on a roll lately with four assists in his last four games. If he does reach that milestone, Jones and Zach Werenski will become the first pair of defensemen to both record at least 40 points for Columbus in a single season.
Mar 15 - 5:58 AM

Seth Jones had two assists Sunday and is on a four game points streak.

The defenseman has six helpers in his last four and has 10 goals and 34 points this season. The Blue Jackets are blessed on the blueline with two outstanding young defensemen as both Jones and Zach Werenski should make a dynamic duo for the next ten years. He is a keeper.
Feb 20 - 8:10 AM

Seth Jones registered a pair of assists in a 5-2 win over Toronto on Wednesday.

Jones has 10 goals and 31 points in 50 contests this season. He's already matched the career-high he set last season and is a fair bet to reach the 40-point milestone before the campaign's over.
Feb 16 - 4:31 AM

Seth Jones has collected nine points in the last 10 games.

He has three goals and six assists during that span. Jones has already reached a personal best with 10 goals this season and he is one point away from hitting 30 for a second straight year.
Feb 15 - 4:29 PM

With his overtime goal on Tuesday, Seth Jones set the franchise record for the most in a single season.

Columbus has seen players score two overtime goals in a season on five previous occasions, including Rick Nash, who did it twice. Jones and Marian Hossa are tied for second in the league for the most overtime goals in 2016-17 behind the Kings' Jeff Carter.
Feb 9 - 4:20 AM

Seth Jones netted the overtime winner in Columbus' 3-2 win over Detroit on Tuesday.

Jones has recorded at least a point in four of his last five games. He has 10 markers and 28 points in 46 contests this season.
Feb 8 - 5:30 AM

Seth Jones didn't want to push too hard to get a hat trick on Tuesday.

Jones scored a pair of goals in that contest and then had a couple opportunities in the third where he could have tried to get something going, but he played conservatively instead. Jones pointed to the way the third period was going as the cause as the Blues Jackets' saw their 6-0 lead over the Rangers reduced to 6-4 by the end of the game. "I had the one chance where I could have gone for it, but I wasn't at the red line yet," Jones said. "If I go for it there and ice the puck, and they come down for a faceoff and score. ...; I'm sure the (coaching) staff's not going to be too happy."
Feb 3 - 8:22 AM

Seth Jones has recorded two points on three occasions in the span of just four games.

The latest example came on Tuesday when Jones netted a pair of goals in a win against the Rangers. He's up to nine goals and 26 points in 43 contests this season. He's also just five points shy of the career-high he set in 2015-16.
Feb 1 - 4:28 AM

Seth Jones couldn't be held off the scoreboard by the Pacific division.

Jones scored his second goal and point of the day during Sunday's 4-3 All-Star championship victory. He was one of only three players to score a goal in both games, as Cam Atkinson and MVP Wayne Simmonds also accomplished the feat.
Jan 29 - 7:26 PM

Seth Jones scored a goal during Sunday's 10-6 All-Star game win over the Atlantic.

The talented defender scored off a sweet backhander much to the expressed delight of none of the than Wayne Gretzky. How about them apples?!
Jan 29 - 6:05 PM

Seth Jones topped the much bigger Victor Hedman in the Hardest Shot contest.

Jones' best blast was recorded at 98.1 MPH as compared to Hedman's best shot caught at 96.8 MPH. Impressive stuff for the notably smaller Jones.
Jan 28 - 9:00 PM

Seth Jones picked up a pair of helpers during Sunday's 7-6 overtime win over the Senators.

Jones is now up to 15 assists and 22 points in 40 games this season. He's on pace to set new career highs in goals (eight) assists (19) and points (27).
Jan 22 - 8:31 PM

Seth Jones picked up an assist on William Karlsson's power play goal for his 100th career point.

The defenseman has settled in nicely in Columbus and is a major reason the Blue Jackets are the best team in the NHL. He has seven goals and 17 points with a plus-eight rating this season in 30 games as he missed six games earlier in the season with a hairline fracture in his foot. He returned on November 21 and the Blue Jackets are 17-1-2 since then.
Jan 4 - 8:08 AM

Seth Jones scored his fifth goal of the season to push the Blue Jackets past the Canucks 4-3 in overtime.

The goal was his second of the season in the extra frame, and the third of his young career. Through 23 games he has 12 points as well. The goal also gave coach John Tortorella his 500th career victory.
Sun, Dec 18, 2016 08:43:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Brandon Dubinsky
2Alexander Wennberg
3William Karlsson
4Lukas Sedlak
LW1Boone Jenner
2Brandon Saad
3Scott Hartnell
4Matt Calvert
RW1Cam Atkinson
2Nick Foligno
3Sam Gagner
4Lauri Korpikoski
5Josh Anderson
6Oliver Bjorkstrand
7David Clarkson
D1Seth Jones
2Ryan Murray
3Jack Johnson
4Zach Werenski
5David Savard
6Scott Harrington
7Kyle Quincey
8Markus Nutivaara
G1Sergei Bobrovsky
2Joonas Korpisalo