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Josh Anderson | Winger | #77

Team: Columbus Blue Jackets
Age / DOB:  (23) / 5/7/1994
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 221
Drafted: 2012 / Rd. 4 (95) / CLM

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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

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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

Josh Anderson had seven shots on goal in his only start for the Cleveland Monsters.

Anderson was sent down for a conditioning stint as he missed all of training camp waiting for a contract as a restricted free agent. The winger will provide some grit to the lineup and a 15-20 goal season is not out of the question for the rugged Anderson.
Mon, Oct 9, 2017 06:11:00 AM

Josh Anderson has been brought up by Columbus from his conditioning assignment.

Anderson suited up in one game for the AHL's Cleveland Monsters during his brief stint with the team. He ended his contract holdout with Columbus just before the start of the regular season. Anderson's season debut could come Tuesday at Carolina.
Sun, Oct 8, 2017 02:02:00 PM

Josh Anderson could return to the Columbus Blue Jackets as early as Sunday.

The Blue Jackets sent Anderson to Cleveland of the AHL this week as he missed the entire training camp as an RFA holdout. He had seven shots on goal in the Monsters 4-0 loss Friday and will come back to the Blue Jackets for a skate to determine if he is able to return. Look for 15 goals and 30-35 points from Anderson with plenty of penalty minutes this season.
Sun, Oct 8, 2017 06:50:00 AM

Josh Anderson will report to AHL Cleveland on a conditioning assignment.

Anderson missed the entirety of Columbus' training camp as a contract holdout. This will give him an opportunity to get up to speed before playing with the Blue Jackets.
Thu, Oct 5, 2017 06:20:00 PM

Josh Anderson will not participate in the Blue Jackets' season opener.

Anderson missed all of Columbus' training camp as a contract holdout. He only recently agreed to a three-year deal with the club. When asked when Anderson might be available, coach John Tortorella said, "No idea."
Wed, Oct 4, 2017 05:04:00 AM

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