|Mar. 18 12:37 PM PT1:37 PM MT2:37 PM CT3:37 PM ET19:37 GMT3:37 12:37 PM MST2:37 PM EST23:37 UAE15:37 ETNaN:� BRT - Atkinson scored 1 minute, 19 seconds into overtime Saturday to lift the Columbus Blue Jackets to a 3-2 victory over the New York Islanders.
Analysis: That's 32 goals for Atkinson, and the Jackets improved to 18-5-3 when he scores.
|Mar. 14 8:01 AM PT9:01 AM MT10:01 AM CT11:01 AM ET15:01 GMT23:01 8:01 AM MST10:01 AM EST19:01 UAE11:01 ETNaN:� BRT - Atkinson scored twice in Monday's 5-3 win over the Flyers.
Analysis: Atkinson pushed his career high total to 32 goals, and has three goals and three assists in his last six games.
|Mar. 7 5:46 PM PT6:46 PM MT7:46 PM CT8:46 PM ET1:46 GMT9:46 6:46 PM MST8:46 PM EST5:46 UAE (+1)20:46 ETNaN:� BRT - Atkinson added to his career high with his 30th goal Tuesday against the Devils.
Analysis: It was his first goal in five contests and gave him a three-game point streak.
|Feb. 27 6:32 AM PT7:32 AM MT8:32 AM CT9:32 AM ET14:32 GMT22:32 7:32 AM MST9:32 AM EST18:32 UAE9:32 ETNaN:� BRT - Atkinson scored twice to lead the Blue Jackets to a 5-2 victory over the New York Rangers on Sunday.
Analysis: Atkinson's 29 goals are a career high and he tied his career high of 53 points set last season. He's gotten there this season in 21 fewer games.
|Feb. 11 4:34 PM PT5:34 PM MT6:34 PM CT7:34 PM ET0:34 GMT8:34 5:34 PM MST7:34 PM EST4:34 UAE (+1)19:34 ETNaN:� BRT - Atkinson scored the go-ahead goal in the second period as the Blue Jackets beat the Red Wings 2-1 on Saturday.
Analysis: Atkinson has shown no signs of slowing down during a season in which he's been named an All-Star and is among the NHL leaders with a career high-tying 27 goals. He's now scored 12 times in his last 20 games.
|Feb. 8 7:44 AM PT8:44 AM MT9:44 AM CT10:44 AM ET15:44 GMT23:44 8:44 AM MST10:44 AM EST19:44 UAE10:44 ETNaN:� BRT - Atkinson netted his 26th goal to help the Blue Jackets to Tuesday's 3-2 overtime win at Detroit.
Analysis: Atkinson has shown no signs of slowing down during a season in which he's been named an All-Star and is tied for third in the NHL in goals. He's now scored 11 times in his last 18 games and is one goal from matching last season's career-high total.
|Feb. 3 6:15 PM PT7:15 PM MT8:15 PM CT9:15 PM ET2:15 GMT10:15 7:15 PM MST9:15 PM EST6:15 UAE (+1)21:15 ETNaN:� BRT - Atkinson scored his 25th goal Friday against the Penguins.
Analysis: He hit that mark in 50 games and is two away from tying his career high set last season in 81 contests. Atkinson has scored four times in his last five games.
|Jan. 26 8:39 AM PT9:39 AM MT10:39 AM CT11:39 AM ET16:39 GMT0:39 9:39 AM MST11:39 AM EST20:39 UAE11:39 ETNaN:� BRT - Atkinson will replace the injured Evgeni Malkin on the Metropolitan Division roster for Sunday's NHL All-Star Game.
Analysis: It's a well-deserved first All-Star honor for the Columbus forward, who's tied for second in the league with 24 goals.
|Jan. 24 6:11 PM PT7:11 PM MT8:11 PM CT9:11 PM ET2:11 GMT10:11 7:11 PM MST9:11 PM EST6:11 UAE (+1)21:11 ETNaN:� BRT - Atkinson's 24th goal came in Tuesday's loss to Columbus.
Analysis: Since a five-game drought without a goal, Atkinson has 16 and seven assists in 23 games. He hasn't gone more than two straight games without a point during that span. With 24 goals and 46 points, Atkinson is only three goals and seven points from matching the career-best totals he had last season.
|Jan. 23 7:52 AM PT8:52 AM MT9:52 AM CT10:52 AM ET15:52 GMT23:52 8:52 AM MST10:52 AM EST19:52 UAE10:52 ETNaN:� BRT - Atkinson's second goal of the game at 1:09 of overtime gave the Columbus Blue Jackets a 7-6 win over the Ottawa Senators on Sunday night.
Analysis: Atkinson's 23 goals are four shy of the career high he set last season.
|Jan. 17 5:51 PM PT6:51 PM MT7:51 PM CT8:51 PM ET1:51 GMT9:51 6:51 PM MST8:51 PM EST5:51 UAE (+1)20:51 ETNaN:� BRT - Atkinson had two assists Tuesday against Carolina.
Analysis: He's among the NHL leaders with 21 goals and 43 points in 43 games. Atkinson set a career high with 53 points in 81 contests last season.
|Jan. 15 7:52 AM PT8:52 AM MT9:52 AM CT10:52 AM ET15:52 GMT23:52 8:52 AM MST10:52 AM EST19:52 UAE10:52 ETNaN:� BRT - Atkinson registered his 21st goal of the season in Saturday's loss at Florida.
Analysis: Now tied for third in the league with 21 goals, Atkinson has six over his last eight games for the Metropolitan Division-leading Blue Jackets. On the down side, the forward is a minus-7 over his past six contests.
|Jan. 10 6:00 PM PT7:00 PM MT8:00 PM CT9:00 PM ET2:00 GMT10:00 7:00 PM MST9:00 PM EST6:00 UAE (+1)21:00 ETNaN:� BRT - Atkinson scored his 20th goal in Tuesday's loss at Carolina.
Analysis: Despite ranking among the NHL leaders with 20 goals and 40 points, Atkinson was left off the All-Star team. He has five goals in his last six games, but is a minus-four in that span.
|Jan. 4 7:22 AM PT8:22 AM MT9:22 AM CT10:22 AM ET15:22 GMT23:22 8:22 AM MST10:22 AM EST19:22 UAE10:22 ETNaN:� BRT - Atkinson scored Tuesday.
Analysis: He has three goals in two games.
|Dec. 31 5:03 PM PT6:03 PM MT7:03 PM CT8:03 PM ET1:03 GMT9:03 6:03 PM MST8:03 PM EST5:03 UAE (+1)20:03 ETNaN:� BRT - Two more goals from Atkinson helped the Blue Jackets to a 15th straight win with Saturday's 4-2 victory at Minnesota.
Analysis: The speedy forward has been a big part of Columbus' amazing run, having amassed nine of his team-leading 17 goals and seven assists over his last 12 games. It's Atkinson's fourth multi-goal effort of the season.
|Dec. 21 7:59 AM PT8:59 AM MT9:59 AM CT10:59 AM ET15:59 GMT23:59 8:59 AM MST10:59 AM EST19:59 UAE10:59 ETNaN:� BRT - Atkinson will play Thursday despite injuring his foot when he blocked a shot Tuesday night, a game in which he had two goals and scored in the shootout of a 3-2 win over the Kings.
Analysis: Atkinson is turning into one of the league's best players you may not be particularly familiar with. He has 33 points in 30 games this season and 12 during a seven-game point streak.
|Dec. 19 7:22 AM PT8:22 AM MT9:22 AM CT10:22 AM ET15:22 GMT23:22 8:22 AM MST10:22 AM EST19:22 UAE10:22 ETNaN:� BRT - Brandon Saad had two goals and Atkinson added a goal and an assist for Columbus in Sunday's win.
Analysis: Atkinson has been great for the Jackets, totaling four goals and 10 points over his last six games.
|Dec. 14 10:20 AM PT11:20 AM MT12:20 PM CT1:20 PM ET18:20 GMT2:20 11:20 AM MST1:20 PM EST22:20 UAE13:20 ETNaN:� BRT - Atkinson scored again Tuesday for his 11th goal overall and fifth on the power play.
Analysis: Atkinson has a goal in three straight games and has seven points over his last four. He has fueled Columbus' 12-1-2 run with seven goals and 13 assists.
|Dec. 10 7:56 PM PT8:56 PM MT9:56 PM CT10:56 PM ET3:56 GMT11:56 8:56 PM MST10:56 PM EST7:56 UAE (+1)22:56 ETNaN:� BRT - Atkinson recorded his third straight multi-point game by notching a goal and an assist in Saturday's 6-2 rout of the Islanders.
Analysis: On pace for his first career 30-goal season, Atkinson is up to 27 points through 26 games of what's shaping up to be a breakout campaign for the 27-year-old. He's registered two goals and four assists over his current streak.
|Dec. 6 8:49 AM PT9:49 AM MT10:49 AM CT11:49 AM ET16:49 GMT0:49 9:49 AM MST11:49 AM EST20:49 UAE11:49 ETNaN:� BRT - Atkinson had a pair of assists Monday to help the Blue Jackets beat the Coyotes for the second time in three days, 4-1.
Analysis: Atkinson has 14 points in his past 10 games for Columbus.
|Nov. 26 8:00 PM PT9:00 PM MT10:00 PM CT11:00 PM ET4:00 GMT12:00 9:00 PM MST11:00 PM EST8:00 UAE23:00 ETNaN:� BRT - Atkinson continued his recent run of production by registering an assist in Saturday's loss at Florida.
Analysis: The Columbus forward now has at least one point in seven of the last eight games, amassing four goals and eight assists over that period. Atkinson leads the Blue Jackets with 20 points and is tied for tops on the team with eight goals.
|Nov. 25 6:36 PM PT7:36 PM MT8:36 PM CT9:36 PM ET2:36 GMT10:36 7:36 PM MST9:36 PM EST6:36 UAE (+1)21:36 ETNaN:� BRT - Atkinson had a goal and an assist in Friday's win at Tampa Bay.
Analysis: With 19 points in 19 games, Atkinson seems a safe bet to surpass the career-high 53 points he totaled last season. His two points Friday matched his total from his first seven road games this season.
|Nov. 22 7:42 AM PT8:42 AM MT9:42 AM CT10:42 AM ET15:42 GMT23:42 8:42 AM MST10:42 AM EST19:42 UAE10:42 ETNaN:� BRT - Atkinson scored both Columbus goals in a 3-2 overtime loss to the Avalanche on Monday.
Analysis: Atkinson has a five-game point streak during which he's recorded three goals and six assists.
|Nov. 15 6:38 PM PT7:38 PM MT8:38 PM CT9:38 PM ET2:38 GMT10:38 7:38 PM MST9:38 PM EST6:38 UAE (+1)21:38 ETNaN:� BRT - After he had a career-high four assists in his previous game, Atkinson scored in OT to lift the Jackets to a 2-1 win over the Capitals on Tuesday.
Analysis: Atkinson appears headed for his best season with five goals and 13 points in 14 games. He hasn't gone more than two straight games without a point.
|Nov. 13 7:20 AM PT8:20 AM MT9:20 AM CT10:20 AM ET15:20 GMT23:20 8:20 AM MST10:20 AM EST19:20 UAE10:20 ETNaN:� BRT - Atkinson set a career high with four assists in the Blue Jackets' 8-4 rout of St. Louis on Saturday.
Analysis: The outburst gives Atkinson 12 points in 13 games this season, though he's a minus-5 over that period. An ascending player, the 27-year-old is coming off a 2015-16 campaign in which he set personal bests with 27 goals and 53 points.
|Nov. 5 5:18 AM PT6:18 AM MT7:18 AM CT8:18 AM ET12:18 GMT20:18 5:18 AM MST7:18 AM EST16:18 UAE8:18 ETNaN:� BRT - Atkinson had two goals in Friday's 10-0 rout of the Canadiens.
Analysis: He had two goals coming into this contest.
|Oct. 26 8:39 AM PT9:39 AM MT10:39 AM CT11:39 AM ET15:39 GMT23:39 8:39 AM MST10:39 AM EST19:39 UAE11:39 ETNaN:� BRT - Atkinson had a power-play goal Tuesday but was a minus-2 in a 3-2 overtime loss to the Kings.
Analysis: All four of Atkinson's points this season have come on the power play. His minus-5 rating is tied for second-worst on the team.