The Columbus Blue Jackets announced their 2015 preseason schedule.
From the team's official news release:
The Columbus Blue Jackets will play an eight-game preseason schedule, including four home games at Nationwide Arena, prior to their 15th National Hockey League season, the club announced today. Columbus will play a home and road game against the Pittsburgh Penguins, St. Louis Blues and Nashville Predators, while hosting the Minnesota Wild and visiting the Buffalo Sabres.
The Blue Jackets open preseason play on Monday, September 21st against Pittsburgh in a battle of Metropolitan Division rivals. Game time is 7:00 PM at Nationwide Arena. The following night, the club will meet former division rival St. Louis in a pair of split squad games. The teams will meet at 7:00 PM Eastern Time at Nationwide Arena in Columbus and at 8:00 PM Eastern Time at Scottrade Center in St. Louis. Home games vs. Minnesota on September 24th and Nashville on October 3rd bookend road contests at Pittsburgh on September 26th, Nashville on September 29th and Buffalo on October 2nd to round out the schedule.
The Blue Jackets' 2015 preseason schedule is as follows:
(game start times are in Eastern Time)
September 21 - vs. Pittsburgh, 7:00 PM
September 22* - vs. St. Louis, 7; at St. Louis, 8
September 24 - vs. Minnesota, 7:00 PM
September 26 - at Pittsburgh, 4:00 PM
September 29 - at Nashville, 8:00 PM
October 2 - at Buffalo, 7:00 PM
October 3 - vs. Nashville, 7:00 PM
*split squad games