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Social Roundup: February 29, 2020

Injuries or not, the Blue Jackets still find a way to prevail.

by Justin Haase @bluejacketsnhl / bluejackets.com

February has come underway and Hockey is for everyone month has been in full in effect.

Instagram from @alexanderwennberg: Using Lexie cute face to show my support to the LBGTQ+ community 🏳️‍🌈 #hockeyisforeveryone

Alexander Wennberg and his puppy has joined in on the fun and showed their support for the LGBTQ community.

Instagram from @david.savard.58: If you can play, you can play! Hockey Is for Everyone 🏒🏳️‍🌈🥅 Read more, see link in bio...

David Savard shows his support for hockey is for everyone and even got to put rainbow stick tape on his stick.

And the CBJ event of the year happened that you have all been waiting for…The Cannonball.

Instagram from @seth_jones: Cannonball Fundraiser 🔥 

And defensemen Zach Werenski and Seth Jones didn't stop any pucks, but did stop to grab a quick instagram pic during the event.

Tweet from @BDFindLaw: #cbj @BlueJacketsNHL happening in my basement pic.twitter.com/4G0A4h1WDk

While the players and guests were enjoying their time at the Cannonball fundraiser, a group of CBJ kids fans enjoyed the day off by putting on a mock cbj game in their basement.

Stay tuned for updates on who won.

Tweet from @JacketsInsider: The play on which Seth Jones went down after getting tangled up with Erik Johnson. You could tell immediately he was in some discomfort. #CBJ pic.twitter.com/iZluBghFl9

Jones got an unexpected injury earlier this month that has caused him to be on leave for a chunk of the season. 

Tweet from @BlueJacketsNHL: Today #CBJ defenseman Seth Jones underwent successful surgery for a fractured ankle and is expected to miss 8-to-10 weeks. Full Details ������ https://t.co/Se2F7X5MN6

He underwent successful surgery on his fractured ankle and should be released after 8-to-10 weeks afterwards.

Tweet from @BlueJacketsNHL: Cam Atkinson will not play tonight vs. Tampa Bay. https://t.co/PW0LL0CdR5

Cam Atkinson also faces injury as well, causing the jackets to be out of some of their most valuable players.

But with no fear, the Jackets gained new talent in hopes to make up for their temporary loses. 

Tweet from @JacketsInsider: Officially official #CBJ pic.twitter.com/OeVyGCEj2O 

The Blue Jackets acquired Devin Shore in a trade sending Sonny Milano to the Anaheim Ducks.

Welcome to the team, Shore!

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