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Social Roundup: Hockey Fights Cancer

The Columbus Blue Jackets team and family join the fight against cancer

by Justin Haase @BlueJacketsNHL / bluejackets.com

Tonight was a very touching and meaningful night at Nationwide Arena, as the Columbus Blue Jackets honored the lives touched by cancer with #HockeyFightsCancer

Tweet from @FOXSportsCbus: We've got goosebumps. Thank you, Molly 💜#CBJ��|��#HockeyFightsCancer pic.twitter.com/t3dxYgKGbp

The night began with an emotional performance by Molly Oldham, an 18-year-old cancer fighter who has just recently gone through her last round of radiation. 

 

 Tweet from @tjansley: Special evening tonight. #CBJ | #HockeyFightsCancer pic.twitter.com/F3Xg9AbJZK

The Arena was set and CBJ players, team and fans were all ready to support a touching cause.

Tweet from @BlueJacketsNHL: We 💜 our heroes!#CBJ | #HockeyFightsCancer pic.twitter.com/AZmXFrCdtv

Later in the game, the Blue Jackets took time to recognize some of our young Jackets who remain brave and strong through their courageous fight with cancer.

The Columbus Community and Blue jackets family have also taken their part in coming together to show full support for their loved ones. 

Tweet from @Matt_NBC4: For Chris, Zach, Stephen, Carlos and Alex. #HockeyFightsCancer pic.twitter.com/dZq7uFYJvS

Tweet from @ToddSharrock: Tonight is our annual Hockey Fights Cancer Night. It is always a special night, but this year it���s personal. #CBJ #HockeyFightsCancer pic.twitter.com/I83CfI2xEi

Tweet from @madamkeoni: #unitedwefightcancer #HockeyFightsCancer #CBJ #bluejackets pic.twitter.com/zITgbggWqA

We are not just a team. We are a family. And united, we fight. 

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