|Assets:||Owns a very projectable 6-3 frame, plus plenty of two-way acumen at lower levels. Also displays industrious qualities when on the ice.|
|Flaws:||The jury is out on whether he can produce consistent offense at the National Hockey League level. Must also fill out his big frame.|
|Career Potential:||Depth forward with a little upside.|
|4/03/2013||Assigned to Springfield (AHL).|
|3/22/2013||Recalled from Springfield (AHL).|
|3/16/2013||Assigned to Springfield (AHL).|
|3/15/2013||Recalled from Springfield (AHL) on an emergency basis.|
|2/25/2013||Assigned to Springfield (AHL).|
|2/17/2013||Recalled from Springfield (AHL).|
|9/14/2012||Assigned to Springfield (AHL).|
|3/29/2012||Signed by the Columbus Blue Jackets to a two-year entry-level contract.|
|6/21/2008||Drafted by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 7th round (187th overall) in 2008.|
Jackets return Sean Collins to minors | 04/04/2013 5:00 PM
NewsSean Collins has been sent down to the minors.
ImpactThe Blue Jackets are preparing to welcome Brandon Dubinsky and Nick Foligno back to their lineup, so Collins will head back to the AHL. He has no points in five games this campaign.
Blue Jackets send Sean Collins to the minors | 02/26/2013 8:49 AM
NewsThe Columbus Blue Jackets have sent center Sean Collins to the minors.
ImpactCollins only played two games with Columbus and was minus-one with no points. He had six goals and 15 points in 46 games with Springfield of the AHL before his callup.
Sean Collins will play with Calvert, Foligno | 02/23/2013 2:28 PM
NewsSean Collins will play on Saturday after being a healthy scratch on Thursday.
Aaron Portzline on Twitter
ImpactThe Blue Jackets needed to alter their lineup now that Artem Anisimov is out with a head injury. Collins will play with Matt Calvert and Nick Foligno.
Sean Collins is expected to play on Saturday | 02/23/2013 11:16 AM
NewsLook for Sean Collins to get out of the press box on Saturday.
ImpactCollins was a healthy scratch on Thursday, but he'll get another chance with Artem Anisimov (head) sidelined. The Blue Jackets plan to shuffle their lines, so it's not clear who Collins will play with.
Linemate impressed with Sean Collins | 02/21/2013 8:26 AM
NewsDerick Brassard was impressed with the play of rookie Sean Collins.
ImpactCollins made his NHL debut on a line with Brassard and R.J. Umberger Monday and battled hard. "I've never seen him play and I wasn't expecting anything," Brassard said. "I was very impressed, the way he uses his big body to protect the puck and the way he does the little details on the ice." The Blue Jackets got Cam Atkinson back on Wednesday and he will line up with Brassard and Umberger Thursday against the Red Wings so Collins could find himself in the press box or perhaps back in the minors before too long.
Sean Collins makes NHL debut on top line | 02/19/2013 8:40 AM
NewsSean Collins made his NHL debut on the Blue Jackets top line, alongside R.J. Umberger and Derick Brassard.
ImpactCollins received great reviews after the game as he battled hard in the corners and helped his linemates get five shots apiece on goal. He had six goals and 15 points in 46 games for Springfield of the AHL so he really cannot be considered a top-six forward but it worked on Monday.
Sean Collins could make NHL debut soon | 02/17/2013 5:24 PM
NewsSean Collins might make his NHL debut as Brandon Dubinsky is injured and Cody Goloubef was demoted to the AHL.
Aaron Portzline on Twitter
ImpactHe's a seventh-round pick from 2008, so it's been quite the climb. Monday would represent his first contest at the highest level, if it works out.
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|2/21/2013||CBJ||Det||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||Did not dress|
|Goals||0||5 times-last:vs. Ana||last:Mar 31|
|Assists||0||5 times-last:vs. Ana||last:Mar 31|
|Points||0||5 times-last:vs. Ana||last:Mar 31|
|Penalty Minutes||2||3 times-last:at Cgy||last:Mar 29|
|Plus/Minus||0||3 times-last:vs. Ana||last:Mar 31|
|Power Play Goals||0||5 times-last:vs. Ana||last:Mar 31|
|Power Play Points||0||5 times-last:vs. Ana||last:Mar 31|
|Shorthanded Goals||0||5 times-last:vs. Ana||last:Mar 31|
|Shorthanded Points||0||5 times-last:vs. Ana||last:Mar 31|
|Shots||0||5 times-last:vs. Ana||last:Mar 31|
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