The Columbus Blue Jackets and FOX Sports Ohio are teaming up for a new, monthly 30-minute program, Beyond the Battle, which takes an inside look at the National Hockey League club with exclusive off-ice content and behind-the-scenes access to its players and personalities, the club and network announced today.
The first episode, Beyond the Battle… Pierre-Luc Dubois, featuring a profile of the club's second-year standout center, will debut on Tuesday, November 6, at 10 p.m. ET. It will air after the Blue Jackets Live post-game show that follows the conclusion of that night's Blue Jackets game vs. the Dallas Stars.
The debut episode profiles Dubois, who set club franchise records for goals, points and games played as a 19-year-old in 2017-18 with 20-28-48 in 82 games. It includes an interview at his new home in Columbus; a visit with the family of teammate David Savard, with whom he lived during his rookie season in 2017-18; mic'd up game action; a look at his draft day in 2016 and more.
Air dates in November for Beyond the Battle… Pierre-Luc Dubois include:
Wed./Nov. 7 2:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m.
Fri./Nov. 9 9:30 a.m., 5:30 p.m.
Mon./Nov. 12 5 p.m.
Thu./Nov. 15 10:30 p.m.
Fri./Nov. 16 2:30 a.m., 3:30 p.m.
Sat./Nov. 17 5:30 p.m.
Sun./Nov. 18 8:30 a.m.
Wed./Nov. 21 4 p.m.
Sun./Nov. 25 7:30 p.m.
Thu./Nov. 29 11:30 a.m.
Fans throughout the FOX Sports Ohio broadcast region can check local listings for additional air dates in their respective market. All CBJ programming on FOX Sports Ohio also streams on the FOX Sports app. The FOX Sports app, available to iOS and Android devices, provides live streaming video of FOX Sports content along with highlights and instant alerts for scores and key plays. Fans can download the mobile app for free from the Apple App Store and Google Play. Streaming on the FOX Sports app is also available on connected devices, including on AppleTV, Android TV, FireTV, Roku and Xbox One.