List of Columbus Blue Jackets broadcasters
This is a list of broadcasters for the Columbus Blue Jackets ice hockey team.
On Fox Sports Ohio, Jeff Rimer serves as the television play-by-play announcer alongside former Blue Jacket Jody Shelley providing color analysis. Rimer started calling games on television in 2005 with Shelley joining Rimer in 2014–15 replacing previous analyst Bill Davidge. Davidge became co-host of Blue Jackets Live, the televised pre-game, intermission and post-game shows, with Brian Giesenschlag until his retirement at the conclusion of the 2018–2019 season. Beginning with the 2019–2020 season, Giesenschlag's co-host is former Blue Jacket Jean-Luc Grand-Pierre. In-game reporting is provided by Dave Maetzold.
|2000-04||Dan P. Kelly||Steve Konroyd|
|2005-06||Jim Rimer||Brian Engblom|
|2006-09||Jim Rimer||Danny Gare|
On radio stations WBNS-FM (flagship), WBNS, WWCD, and 34 other affiliates in Ohio and West Virginia, Bob McElligott provides play-by-play coverage. McElligott joined the Blue Jackets radio broadcast in July 2009 as a color analyst and became the play-by-play analyst for the 2013–14 season, taking over for George Matthews who had been calling Blue Jackets games since the team's inception in 2000. McElligott, along with Ryan Mitchell, hosts the pre-game and post-game radio shows. Fans can interact by e-mail and Twitter with McElligott and Mitchell during and after the game.
|2000-09||George Matthews||Bill Davidge|
- George Matthews held the position of the Blue Jackets' original radio play-by-play announcer from the team's inaugural 2000-01 season through the 2012-13 season.
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