COLUMBUS, OHIO – The Columbus Blue Jackets, broadcast partner, FOX Sports Ohio, and IGS Energy want to help two lucky fans "Carry the Flag to Chicago" by sending them on a road trip to watch the Jackets play the Blackhawks in January.
Beginning with Friday's game against the defending Stanley Cup champion Pittsburgh Penguins, fans watching Blue Jackets telecasts on FOX Sports Ohio will have a chance to win a road trip in the "Carry the Flag to Chicago" watch and win sweepstakes. One lucky fan and a guest will receive roundtrip airfare from Columbus to Chicago, a three-night stay at the W City Center Hotel, $500 spending money and two tickets to see the Blue Jackets play the Blackhawks at the United Center on Thursday, January 14.
Fans who tune into Blue Jackets hockey on FOX Sports Ohio between Friday, October 30 and Thursday, November 19 will be given a password to enter the contest at www.carrytheflagtochicago.com, the contest web site that launches this Friday. The winner will be announced during the November 21 telecast of the Blue Jackets-Predators game.
The Blue Jackets return action tomorrow when they host the Pittsburgh Penguins at Nationwide Arena. Game time is set for 7 p.m. ET. Live coverage on FOX Sports Ohio will begin with the Blue Jackets Live pre-game show starting at 6:30 p.m. The game will also 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 www.BlueJackets.com.
Blue Jackets 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 www.BlueJackets.com and ticketmaster.com. For information, call (800) NHL-COLS or visit BlueJackets.com.