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Nash Feeling The Pressure

from Aaron Portzline of the Columbus Dispatch,

...when asked yesterday how he’s enduring the club’s latest follies — a 2-11-1 start and a 5-23-8 nose dive dating to last season — Nash did not pause to measure his words.

“It’s definitely been my toughest challenge as a captain, and really the toughest challenge of my career,” Nash said. “Things just aren’t going right.

“It’s not one player or a couple of players, it’s the whole team. And it’s my job to keep everybody together.”

Nash knows the deal. When the Blue Jackets go this far south, fans want GMs and coaches fired, players traded, and the “C” ripped off the captain’s sweater.

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