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Josh Anderson | Winger | #77

Team: Columbus Blue Jackets
Age / DOB:  (24) / 5/7/1994
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 221
Drafted: 2012 / Rd. 4 (95) / CLM

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Josh Anderson will not face any additional discipline from the NHL for his hit from behind to Capitals' defenseman Michal Kempny.
Anderson received a five-minute boarding penalty and a game misconduct for the hit that did not seem to be of the kind that would warrant a game misconduct. Anderson will be able to suit up for Game 2 Saturday night. Apr 14 - 9:31 AM

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Josh Anderson was ejected from Thursday's game against the Washington Capitals.

Anderson was given a five-minute penalty and a game misconduct for boarding Capitals defenseman Michal Kempny. Tossing the Blue Jackets forward from the game seemed to be a harsh decision by the officials. The Capitals managed to score two goals on the ensuing power play. You can see the hit by clicking the link below.
Apr 12 - 8:35 PM

Josh Anderson (knee) will return to the Blue Jackets' lineup on Thursday.

Anderson last played on Feb. 26. He's expected to start the game on a line with Brandon Dubinsky and Matt Calvert.
Apr 5 - 5:28 PM

Josh Anderson (knee) took part in Wednesday's practice.

Afterwards, Blue Jackets coach John Tortorella asked Anderson how he was feeling and the player reported that he thinks he's ready to return. With that in mind, consider Anderson probable for Thursday's contest.
Apr 4 - 1:15 PM

Josh Anderson (knee sprain) has started skating once again.

Anderson has been out of action for the last dozen games but will travel this week with the Blue Jackets to Western Canada as Columbus makes its lone trip of the season out there. Anderson has 18 goals and 29 points in 61 games and should be back in the lineup before the end of the regular season.
Mar 24 - 7:59 AM

Josh Anderson (knee sprain) will miss approximately four week of action.

Anderson suffered the injury in Monday's win over the Washington Capitals. It's a pretty significant loss for a Blue Jackets team that's battling for their playoff lives. Anderson has 18 goals and 29 points in 61 games this season.
Feb 27 - 8:23 PM

Josh Anderson suffered a lower-body injury on Monday night.

Anderson will undergo tests Tuesday to determine how long he will be sidelined for and we will update when we learn more.
Feb 27 - 1:16 PM

Josh Anderson has been demoted to the Blue Jackets' fourth line for Saturday's game against Chicago.

Anderson will line up alongside Nathan Gerbe and Jussi Jokinen instead of Matt Calvert and Brandon Dubinsky. Lucas Sedlak will move up to the Jackets' third line taking Anderson's place with Calvert and Dubi. We're not sure if this will have a huge impact on Anderson's fantasy value, but it certainly won't help.
Feb 24 - 11:29 AM

Josh Anderson scored a goal and picked up an assist in a 7-2 loss to the Boston Bruins.

Alex Wennberg, Jack Johnson and Anderson combined beautifully on a tic-tac-toe to end Tuukka Rask's shutout bid midway through the final period. Anderson is now up to 13 goals and 21 points in 33 games this season. He is four goals away from surpassing his career high set last season.
Mon, Dec 18, 2017 10:15:00 PM

Josh Anderson scored his team's lone goal as the Columbus Blue Jackets defeated the Arizona Coyotes 1-0 on Saturday night.

Anderson scored his 11th goal of the season thirty seconds into the game and that stood as the only goal in this game. The winger also recorded a game-high seven shots. He now has 11 goals and 18 points in 28 games for the Blue Jackets. He is well on pace to break his career-high of 17 goals in a season.
Sat, Dec 9, 2017 09:55:00 PM

Josh Anderson found the back of the net in a 3-2 shootout win over Carolina on Tuesday.

That extended Anderson's point streak to four games. He has nine goals and 14 points in 23 contests in 2017-18.
Wed, Nov 29, 2017 06:44:00 AM

Josh Anderson is on a three-game point streak.

Anderson reached that point by registering an assist in Columbus' 3-1 loss to Montreal Monday night. He has eight goals and 13 points in 22 games this season.
Tue, Nov 28, 2017 07:38:00 AM

Josh Anderson scored the overtime winner for the Columbus Blue Jackets in a 1-0 victory over the Calgary Flames on Wednesday night.

Anderson's overtime marker was his second OT winner of the year. The winger now has eight goals and 11 points in 20 games played with the Jackets this season.
Wed, Nov 22, 2017 09:43:00 PM

Josh Anderson scored the game-winning goal in Friday's 2-1 overtime win over the Winnipeg Jets.

Anderson collected a loose puck behind the Jets' net before coming out front and beating Steve Mason with a wrister. He finished the game with a plus-1 rating, three shots on goal and two hits in 16:23 of ice time. The winger has three goals and two assists in eight games this season. Cam Atkinson also found the back of the net for the Blue Jackets.
Fri, Oct 27, 2017 10:09:00 PM

Josh Anderson will make his season debut Tuesday versus Carolina.

Anderson missed training camp because of a contract holdout and just returned to the team from a conditioning assignment in the minors. He produced 17 goals, 29 points and 89 penalty minutes last year.
Mon, Oct 9, 2017 04:46:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Alexander Wennberg
2Nick Foligno
3Brandon Dubinsky
4Mark Letestu
5Lukas Sedlak
6Alex Broadhurst
LW1Artemi Panarin
2Pierre-Luc Dubois
3Boone Jenner
4Matt Calvert
5Markus Hannikainen
6Eric Robinson
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
3Jeff Zatkoff