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Josh Anderson | Winger | #34

Team: Columbus Blue Jackets
Age / DOB:  (22) / 5/7/1994
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 221
Drafted: 2012 / Rd. 4 (95) / CLM

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The Columbus Blue Jackets scored three goals with three players Saturday night in their shutout over the Dallas Stars.
The Jackets not only had three different scorers with Josh Anderson burying a puck in the first, Scott Hartnell scoring midway through the third, and Matt Calvert hitting an empty net at the end of the game, they also failed to double up on any assists. Boone Jenner, Seth Jones, William Karlsson, Zach Werenski, and Brandon Dubinsky all got in on the scoring Saturday night. That is great news for the players, but not so hot for fantasy owners who needed to capitalize on a specific skater. Oct 23 - 3:49 AM

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Josh Anderson has an excellent opportunity to make the Columbus Blue Jackets out of training camp.

The winger played mostly in the minors last season but managed 12 games with the big club and had a goal and four points. The Blue Jackets no longer should have David Clarkson and Jared Boll was an off-season buyout so Anderson has a great chance of making the team out of camp. The 22-year-old had 18 goals and 39 points in 58 games but shone in the post-season with seven goals and 12 points in 15 games as the Monsters won the Calder Cup. Look for Anderson to get 20-25 points this season and thusly is not fantasy worthy.
Sep 25 - 6:53 AM

Josh Anderson scored once to lead Lake Erie to a 5-3 win over Rockford and a sweep of their best-of-five series.

Anderson had a big series as he had the hat trick Thursday in Game 2. Anderson played 15 games in the NHL this season with a goal and five points. The 21-year-old will be given every chance at training camp to break with the Blue Jackets next season.
Apr 24 - 7:05 AM

Columbus sent Josh Anderson back to AHL Lake Erie following Friday's match with Buffalo.

Anderson finishes the NHL portion of his season having scored four assists and five points through 15 games. He's performed much better down on the farm, scoring 18 goals and 36 points in 53 games.
Apr 8 - 10:08 PM

Columbus has brought up Josh Anderson from AHL Lake Erie.

He has 36 points and 108 penalty minutes in 53 games in the minors this season. Additionally, Anderson has contributed three points in 10 appearances with the Blue Jackets.
Apr 5 - 2:53 PM

Josh Anderson has been reassigned to AHL Lake Erie.

The 21-year-old forward has posted just three points in 10 games with Columbus this season, but he's up to nine goals and 18 points in 26 games down on the farm. Perhaps a sign of things to come after scoring just seven goals and 17 points in 52 games last season with the Monsters.
Jan 24 - 2:02 PM

The Columbus Blue Jackets are quite excited by the play of Josh Anderson.

The winger was recalled when the Blue Jackets dealt Ryan Johansen to Nashville and were a forward short. Anderson started the game on Friday with William Karlsson and Nick Foligno as linemates. "We’ve had tremendous reports on Josh," coach John Tortorella said. "He’s going to get put in a third-line position, and I’m anxious to see him play." Amderson had nine goals, 18 points and 58 penalty minutes in 26 AHL games this season and had two assists in three NHL games before being held off the scoresheet Friday.
Jan 9 - 7:00 AM

Josh Anderson has been called up by the Columbus Blue Jackets.

This move was in response to Columbus trading Ryan Johansen to Nashville. Anderson has nine goals, 18 points, and 58 penalty minutes in 26 AHL games this season.
Jan 7 - 10:55 AM

Josh Anderson has been sent to the minors.

Anderson has two assists in three games with Columbus this season. He also has three goals and four points in eight AHL contests.
Wed, Nov 25, 2015 10:48:00 AM

Josh Anderson is projected to play alongside Kerby Rychel and Gregory Campbell on Thursday.

Anderson is filling in for Jared Boll, who is out with a foot or leg injury. Anderson has three goals and four points in eight AHL games this season.
Thu, Nov 19, 2015 10:39:00 AM

Josh Anderson has been recalled by Columbus.

He has contributed three goals, four points and 10 penalty minutes in eight games with Lake Erie of the AHL this year. Anderson suffered a fractured orbital bone in the preseason that landed him on the Blue Jackets' injured reserve list entering the year.
Wed, Nov 18, 2015 01:09:00 PM

Josh Anderson has been activated from the injured non-roster list and sent to the minors.

Anderson wasn't available at the start of the season because he was recovering from a fractured orbital bone. He had an assist in six games with Columbus last season.
Fri, Oct 23, 2015 03:02:00 PM

Josh Anderson will likely go on the injured reserve list after undergoing surgery to repair a fractured orbital bone.

Anderson was injured during a pre-season game on September 21 in a fight with Steve Oleksy of Pittsburgh. He will miss the next four-six weeks. Look for Anderson to be sent to the minors when he returns.
Sun, Oct 4, 2015 06:04:00 AM

Josh Anderson will miss the next four weeks due to a fractured orbital bone.

Anderson was hurt in a fight with Pittsburgh's Steve Oleksy during a preseason game on Sept. 21. He had an assist in six games with Columbus in 2014-15. When he is healthy, he will play in the minors.
Fri, Oct 2, 2015 01:35:00 PM

Josh Anderson has been sent to the minors.

The Blue Jackets wanted to take Ryan Murray off of the injured reserve list, so Anderson was reassigned to make room. Anderson has an assist in six games with Columbus this season.
Fri, Jan 30, 2015 12:26:00 PM

Depth Charts

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