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Point/Counterpoint: Should the Blue Jackets keep Tortorella as head coach?

The Columbus Blue Jackets just completed their fourth straight trip to the Stanley Cup Playoffs. However, in that span they’ve also advanced past the first round just once. Today, two of our writers debate whether or not John Tortorella is the right coach for this team for next season and beyond.


Well, here we are, at the end of another Columbus Blue Jackets round of 16 playoff exit that was incredibly predictable. Three times in the last four years, Columbus has lost in the first round despite the series being even at some point.