COLUMBUS, OHIO – The Columbus Blue Jackets are giving fans the opportunity to win weekly prizes including game tickets and autographed jerseys and memorabilia each week via the club's multiple digital platforms. Fans that visit BlueJackets.com, follow the team on Facebook, get Twitter updates or receive Verizon Wireless Jackets Alerts will have the chance to win each week through April 11.
Blue Jackets Play of the Month on Jackets TV at BlueJackets.com
The first week each month, Jackets TV host Brittany Gerena will introduce four nominations from the previous month's game action. Fans will have the opportunity to vote for their favorite at BlueJackets.com and enter to win that week's prize. The voting period will begin at noon on Tuesday and conclude at noon the following Friday. This week's winner will receive a Blue Jackets mini helmet autographed by team captain Rick Nash. This contest will run during the following weeks: Jan. 4-10, Feb. 1-7, Mar. 1-7 and Apr. 5-11.
Fans who receive updates from the team's official Twitter feed at Twitter.com/BlueJacketsNHL will have a chance to win four tickets to an upcoming game at Nationwide Arena each month. At some point during selected weeks, the Jackets will tweet directions for fans to follow with the first to do so receiving four lower bowl tickets to a game that week. This contest will run during the following weeks: Jan. 11-17, Feb. 8-14, Mar. 8-14, Mar. 29-Apr. 4 and Apr. 5-11.
This Week in Blue Jackets History on BlueJackets.com
Once a month, mobile subscribers to the Verizon Wireless Jackets Alerts program will receive a text message asking them to log onto BlueJackets.com to answer a question about something that took place that week in team history. A winner will be selected randomly from those who answer the question correctly and receive an autographed Blue Jackets jersey courtesy of Verizon Wireless. This contest will run during the following weeks: Jan. 18-24, Feb. 15-21, Mar. 15-21 and Apr. 5-11.
One week per month, the Blue Jackets will post a discussion board topic for fans that follow the club on its official Facebook page, Facebook.com/OfficialColumbusBlueJackets. Fans will be able to share their thoughts with other fans and also e-mail their entries to contest@BlueJackets.com to win autographed Blue Jackets memorabilia. This contest will run during the following weeks: Jan. 25-31, Feb. 22-28, Mar. 22-28 and Apr. 5-12.
The Blue Jackets return to action on Tuesday when they visit the Vancouver Canucks. Game time from General Motors Place is 10 p.m. ET. The game will be broadcast live on the Wheeling Island Hotel Casino Blue Jackets Radio Network and flagship stations WBNS-AM, Sports Radio 1460 The Fan and WWCD-FM, CD101, and online at BlueJackets.com.
Blue Jackets single game tickets are on sale now at the Nationwide Arena Ticket Office, The FOX Sports Ohio Blue Line Team Store at The Mall at Tuttle Crossing, ticket outlets at the Chiller Ice Rinks and all Ticketmaster Ticket Centers. Fans can also purchase tickets by phone at (800) 745-3000 or online at BlueJackets.com and ticketmaster.com. Season tickets starting at $18 per game, as well as six-, 10- and 20-game packages for the 2009-10 season are also on sale. For information, call (800) NHL-COLS or visit BlueJackets.com.