COLUMBUS, OH - JANUARY 17: Goaltender Philipp Grubauer #31 of the Washington Capitals defends the net as teammate Dmitry Orlov #81 and Cam Atkinson #13 of the Columbus Blue Jackets battle for the loose puck in the first period on January 17, 2014 at Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/NHLI via Getty Images)
They said, 'You're going to love the city. It's smaller than Philadelphia, but you're going to love it. You're going to love the fans. Just watching the playoffs last year, the fans seemed louder there than they did anywhere. I'm really excited about that.
— Forward Scott Hartnell on his upcoming season with the Columbus Blue Jackets